SOUTHPORT, Eng. (AP) — The first round of the LPGA's Women's British Open is over and the leader is Japan's Ayako Uehara after an opening 4-under 68. American Mo Martin is alone in second at 3-under. U.S. Open champ Michelle Wie (wee) finished with a 3-over 75.
SILVA, Ill. (AP) — There's a three-way tie for the clubhouse lead during the first round of the PGA's John Deere Classic. Zach Johnson, Rory Sabbatini and Brian Harmon all opened with an 8-under 63. Two players, Todd Hamilton and Steven Bowditch, are tied at 7-under.
TORONTO (AP) — The Toronto Raptors have re-signed guard Kyle Lowry to a multi-year contract. Lowry posted career highs with 17.9 points and 7.4 assists per game this past season.
TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) — The college football bowl game known as the Buffalo Wild Wings Bowl is no more. It has been renamed the Cactus Bowl with the withdrawal of sponsorship by the restaurant.
EIMS, France (AP) — Germany's Andre Greipel (greh-PEHL') won today's sixth stage of the Tour de France. The overall leader remains Italy's Vincenzo Nibali. Today's stage covered 120 miles on a mostly flat ride well suited for sprinters.