BC-AP Sports Preview Digest

Some of the sports stories The Associated Press is covering Sunday. A full Sports Digest will be sent at about 3 p.m. EDT:

– LONDON – Novak Djokovic won his second Wimbledon title and denied Roger Federer his record eighth by holding off the Swiss star in five sets. Djokovic wasted a 5-2 lead in the fourth set but held on for a 6-7 (7), 6-4, 7-6 (4), 5-7, 6-4 victory that returns the Serbian player to the No. 1 ranking.

– NEW YORK – The American League and National League rosters for the July 15th All-Star game are set to be announced.

– SHEFFIELD, England – Italy’s Vincenzo Nibali outfoxed other Tour de France contenders to win the second stage, wresting the overall race leader’s yellow jersey.

– LOS ANGELES – With the potentially record-breaking $2 billion sale of the Los Angeles Clippers hanging in the balance, a trial beginning Monday will focus on whether Donald Sterling’s estranged wife had the authority under terms of a family trust to unilaterally negotiate the deal.

– BELO HORIZONTE, Brazil – Even without Neymar, Brazil’s show must go on. The World Cup hosts, now forced to play without their injured superstar, will face Germany on Tuesday for a spot in next weekend’s final.

– NEW YORK – Whether it is the calm demeanor of a Lovie Smith or Jim Caldwell, the cerebral approach of Bill O’Brien or the fiery passion of Mike Zimmer, the new NFL head coaches are stamping their personalities on their teams.

– WHITE SULPHUR SPRINGS, W.Va. – Billy Hurley III tries to wrap up his first PGA Tour title at the Greenbrier Classic. He has a two-stroke lead over Angel Cabrera.

– SILVERSTONE, England – Lewis Hamilton won a crash-hit British Grand Prix to cut Mercedes team-mate Nico Rosberg’s lead in the drivers’ championship from 29 points to just four after the German had his first non-finish of the season.

– LONG POND, Pa. – Juan Pablo Montoya will start from the pole in the 500-mile race at Pocono Raceway.

– Olympic leaders meet Monday to decide which cities make the cut in the race for the 2022 Winter Games. It should be an easy choice After a series of voter rejections and city withdrawals, only three contenders are left standing – and the future of one remains uncertain. The International Olympic Committee executive board is expected to keep all three remaining candidates: Almaty, Kazakhstan; Beijing; and Oslo.