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Your Top Plays for Today: AP's Sports Guide

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GERMANY PLAYERS HIT BY ILLNESS BEFORE WORLD CUP QUARTERFINAL

Seven Germany players have been affected by illness leading into Friday's World Cup quarterfinal against neighbor France.

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BOUCHARD GIVES CANADA A GRAND SLAM FINALIST AT WIMBLEDON

Eugenie Bouchard wins through to the Wimbledon ladies' final against former champ Petra Kvitova, giving Canada its first grand slam finalist.

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NOWITZKI AGREES 3-YEAR DEAL WITH MAVERICKS

Germany's Dirk Nowitzki agreed a three-year deal with Dallas that could see him end his career with the Mavericks.

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HAMILTON INSPIRED AHEAD OF MUST-WIN HOME GRAND PRIX

Lewis Hamilton aims to use the backing of a home crowd to win the British Grand Prix and close the gap on Mercedes teammate Nico Rosberg in their fight for the Formula One title.

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CLIPPERS OWNER'S LAWYERS SEEK TO MAKE CASE FEDERAL

Lawyers for Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling file a motion to take the case to federal court, further complicating the attempted forced sale.