--IT'S LISICKI-BARTOLI IN WOMEN'S WIMBLEDON FINAL
Germany's Sabine Lisicki and France's Marion Bartoli will both be chasing a maiden Grand Slam tournament title when they meet in the Wimbledon final, after they won their semis in contrasting fashion.
--GIROUX SIGNS RICH DEAL TO STAY AT FLYERS
Philadelphia secures Claude Giroux on an 8-year contract extension worth $64M-plus, a day ahead of the opening of the NHL's free agency period.
--F1 DRIVERS THREATEN WALKOUT AT GERMAN GP
Formula One drivers have warned they will withdraw from this weekend's German Grand Prix if there is a repeat of the serial tire failures of the preceding race.
---GAY SETS SCORCHING TIME IN SWITZERLAND
Tyson Gay now has the two fastest times recorded in the 100 meters this year after winning at the Athletissima meet in Switzerland
--SOUTH AFRICAN FIRST AT TOUR DE FRANCE
Daryl Impey becomes the first South African to wear the yellow leader's jersey at the Tour de France, as Germany Andre Greipel wins the sixth stage.