Acclaimed tennis photographer Russ Adams died after chronicling the sport for more than 50 years. He was 86. The International Tennis Hall of Fame said he died Friday. Adams was inducted into the Hall in 2007. … The United States qualified for the 2019 Rugby World Cup as the top North American side for the first time after beating Canada by a record 52-16. The Sounders bolstered their defense at the midpoint of the Major League Soccer season by signing Dutch fullback Kelvin Leerdam.