Your Top Plays for Today
Your Top Plays for Today: AP’s Sports Guide
--MARTIN KAYMER RETURNS TO ELITE WITH A DOMINANT US OPEN WIN
Martin Kaymer of Germany won the U.S. Open with four days of dominance at Pinehurst No. 2. Kaymer won his second major championship. He made a 15-foot par putt on the last hole for a 1-under 69, giving him an eight-shot victory over Rickie Fowler and Erik Compton.
--SPURS BEAT HEAT 104-87 IN GAME 5 TO WIN NBA TITLE
The San Antonio Spurs finished off a dominant run to their fifth NBA championship, ending the Miami Heat’s two-year title reign with a 104-87 victory that wrapped up the series in five games.
--MESSI LEADS ARGENTINA PAST BOSNIA; GOAL-LINE TECHNOLOGY DECISIVE IN GOAL
A breathtaking last-gasp goal; a first for goal-line technology; happy and cheering fans. What else could the World Cup want? Oh yes, a stunning goal by Lionel Messi for Argentina at the Maracana stadium in Rio de Janeiro.
--FEDERER WINS 7TH GERRY WEBER OPEN TITLE, HIS 14TH ON GRASS, 79TH OVERALL
Roger Federer delivers a statement of intent for Wimbledon by winning the grass-court Gerry Weber Open for the seventh time. Federer beat Alejandro Falla 7-6 (2), 7-6 (3) in the final. It was the 14th title on grass and 79th overall for the 32-year-old Swiss.
--ADAMS HITS THIRD HOMER IN 3 GAMES, HELPS CARDINALS SWEEP NATIONALS
Matt Adams homered for the third straight game as the St. Louis Cardinals beat the Washington Nationals 5-2 for a series sweep.