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Stock car racing team makes history, starts 3 female drivers

Stock car racing team Venturini Motorsports has had a tradition of employing women that stretches back for decades. On June 29, the ARCA outfit made history — starting three female drivers in the same race for the first time in the modern era of the sport. Read More

Serena Williams, Roger Federer reach Wimbledon quarterfinals

Since seeds were introduced in the 1920s, it’s the first time none of the top 10 women have reached the quarterfinals at Wimbledon. Serena Williams will be there, though, after she moved a step closer to an eighth title at the All England Club. Read More

Bryce Harper to start MLB All-Star Game at home park in Washington

Bryce Harper has been voted into the starting lineup for the July 17 game at his home park in Washington. Mike Trout, Aaron Judge and Mookie Betts have also been voted into the starting lineup, creating a dream outfield for the American League. Read More

Russia’s World Cup loss brings feelings of sadness and joy

It was the lowest-ranked team in the World Cup it was hosting, one given virtually no shot to get out of group play. Read More

Last remaining multiple World Cup champions eliminated

This is the first time there will be a World Cup semifinals without at least Argentina, Brazil, Germany or Italy, leaving France and England as former champions still with a chance to win another title in Russia. Read More