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USA Basketball valued experience over popularity in excluding Caitlin Clark

A top USA Basketball official said Caitlin Clark’s popularity and impact on television viewership weren’t “the purview of the (selection) committee” after the organization announced its roster Tuesday for the women’s competition at this summer’s Paris Olympics. The official announcement came three days after reports emerged that Clark would be excluded from the 12-player squad, igniting debate over whether the rookie WNBA star should have made the team.
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Carlos Alcaraz outlasts Alexander Zverev in French Open final for third Slam

The French Open men’s draw began as more of an open contest than it had been in 20 years. Rafael Nadal was set to play what was expected to be his last turn at Roland Garros and lost in the first round. Novak Djokovic arrived in Paris trying to right his most disappointing start to a tennis season in years but withdrew because of an injury before the quarterfinals. That left a handful of promising young hopefuls vying to become the first new French Open champion since Djokovic won it for the first time in 2016.