American teenager Sloane Stephens is growing up on and off the tennis court as she advances to the fourth round of the French Open. Her fan base is growing, too.
While it's only one match, Venus Williams' return to the court Friday was the first test passed on a path of unknowns for the tennis star.
The Atlanta Beat need to improve their scoring, so the team went with UCLA star forward Sydney Leroux as its the No. 1 pick in the WPS draft of college seniors on Friday.
The U.S. star tells espnW she hopes the league's legal and sanctioning issues will be resolved soon.
If you liked the World Cup, check out these playoffs -- many of the players are the same.