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The best and worst in sports in 2016

Our 2016 Newsmakers: From Kobe Bryant’s career-ending high, to Maria Sharapova’s doping charge
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Talking Points: Of carbon lows and tennis woes

Speed read the news with our Talking Points round-up—our short takes on the week’s news—and sound like the smartest person in the room.
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2012: The year of the comeback

Many happy returns to some familiar faces
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Why women’s tennis needs more superstars

A good old-fashioned rivalry at the top could provide a real boost to the next generation of stars
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Defending the grunt

From 2009: Purists hate it, but what’s a guttural outburst (or several) in a great tennis game?
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Week in Pictures: May 28th – June 3rd, 2009

The best pics of the last seven days