Is there any good reason for Naipaul to want a showdown he can't possibly win?
American race car driver Danica Patrick shows off her trophy after winning the Indy Japan 300 at Twin Ring Motegi in Motegi, Japan, in 2008. She became the first female winner in IndyCar history.
Snoopy and Woodstock – plus plenty of 1970s cultural trivia – make "The Complete Peanuts 1977-1978" a delight.
Michael Jordan finds himself slipping to seventh spot on this year's top ten most popular athlete list in the US, behind Tiger Woods and Kobe Bryant.
Wimbledon marathon match, the longest ever, lasted for 11 hours and stretched over three days. John Isner came out on top.
Queen Elizabeth II, wearing a white dress with a blue coat and hat, greeted onlookers and met former champions such as Billie Jean King and Martina Navratilova before meeting the tennis tournament's top seeds.
Wimbledon: Venus Williams says she looks forward to Wimbledon next week. Venus Williams also has a book coming out.