Accelerate cruised to a record 12 1/2-length victory in the $1 million Pacific Classic at Del Mar, becoming just the third horse to sweep all three of Southern California's major races for older horses in the same year.
Novak Djokovic closed in on the one title that has eluded him, reaching the final of the Western & Southern Open on Saturday with a three-set victory over Marin Cilic. In his way is a familiar nemesis: Roger Federer, who has won it seven times.
Novak Djokovic destroyed a racket to get on track and took another step toward the title that has eluded him. He rallied for a three-set victory to reach the semifinals of the Western & Southern Open, which he's never won. Roger Federer advanced as well.
With Simone Biles back at the U.S. gymnastics championships after a two-year hiatus, the rest of the women know they are competing for second place. After one day, that's reigning world champion Morgan Hurd.