Back home, Tiafoe falls in straight sets

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In his first ATP Tour main draw match, Francis Tiafoe loses, 6-4, 6-4, to Russian Evgeny Donskoy in front of a raucous home crowd at the Citi Open.

Sports photo galleries

Rory McIlroy wins British Open

The 143rd Open Championship at Royal Liverpool in Hoylake, England.

20 stunning images from the Tour de France

The first half of the world’s most famous cycling race, which runs from July 5 through 27, wound from Britain through the French countryside and into Belgium.

The waiting game

Starting pitchers like Doug Fister must make the most of their time off the mound.

The 2014 ESPY awards

Onstage, backstage and on the red carpet, the awards had style, swagger and heartfelt, unexpected grace.

Worth the weight

The last time an American man won a medal at the Olympics was in 1984; 14-year-old C.J. Cummings just might be the next one.

2014 MLB All-Star Game

The Yankees’ Derek Jeter, playing in his final All-Star Game, is saluted during the American League’s 5-3 victory.

World Cup final: Germany beats Argentina for title

Mario Goetze scores in extra time to give Germany a 1-0 win and its fourth World Cup championship.

Timeline: Bud Selig and baseball’s shared history

A complex legacy as Selig prepares to step down as MLB commissioner.

LeBron James through the years

The four-time NBA MVP has experienced the highest highs and the lowest lows during his NBA and international basketball career.

World Cup Day 23: Argentina beats Netherlands

Argentina advances to Sunday’s final vs. Germany by edging the Dutch 4-2 on penalty kicks after a scoreless tie.

World Cup Day 22: Germany routs Brazil

Germany destroys Brazil, 7-1, in Tuesday’s semifinal game in Belo Horizonte.

Sports videos

The Future rolls past Baystate Jaguars for Gold championship

The Future rolls past Baystate Jaguars for Gold championship

The Future's point guard Kieche' White makes four three-pointers in a 59-47 win against the Jaguars in the USJN Gold championship.
Baseball Hall of Fame welcomes new inductees

Baseball Hall of Fame welcomes new inductees

Six new members were inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame in Cooperstown, N.Y., on Sunday.
The Future rolls past Baystate Jaguars for Gold championship

The Future rolls past Baystate Jaguars for Gold championship

The Future's point guard Kieche' White makes four three-pointers in a 59-47 win against the Jaguars in the USJN Gold championship.
Toledo Elite beats the Vogues

Toledo Elite beats the Vogues

Toledo Elite holds off the Vogues in overtime, 51-42, to advance in the USJN tournament.
Scotland: Commonwealth Games begin, ahead of independence vote

Scotland: Commonwealth Games begin, ahead of independence vote

The Commonwealth Games opened in Scotland on Wednesday, just two months before the country is to vote in its first independence referendum in 35 years.
LeBron James apologizes to neighbors with cupcakes

LeBron James apologizes to neighbors with cupcakes

LeBron James sent a box of cupcakes to neighbors on his block, apologizing for the media circuis following his return to the Cleveland Cavaliers.
Broncos owner steps down due to Alzheimer's

Broncos owner steps down due to Alzheimer's

Denver Broncos owner Pat Bowlen, 70, announced he is giving up control of the team because of Alzheimer's disease on Wednesday.
Boo Williams earns a win

Boo Williams earns a win

Boo Williams point guard Anna Wilson makes three three-pointers in a 63-51 win against Sky Diggs Elite in the USJN tournament.
Summer workout: Louis Dubick

Summer workout: Louis Dubick

Churchill's Louis Dubick is focusing on his lower body strength to prepare for his senior season.
Manziel vs. Hoyer and more intriguing quarterback battles

Manziel vs. Hoyer and more intriguing quarterback battles

The Post Sports Live crew looks at which battles for the quarterback position are the most interesting ahead of the opening of training camp.