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Former Ukraine midfielder Gusin dies at 41


Associated Press

KIEV, Ukraine (AP) -- Andriy Gusin, a former Ukraine midfielder who helped his country reach the 2006 World Cup quarterfinals, has died, the Ukrainian football...full story
updated 2014-09-17 11:01 PM
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Former Ukraine midfielder Gusin dies at 41

Associated Press

KIEV, Ukraine (AP) -- Andriy Gusin, a former Ukraine midfielder who helped his country reach the 2006 World Cup quarterfinals, has died, the Ukrainian football....Fullstory

2014-09-17 11:01 PM

Kerber reaches quarterfinals at Pan Pacific Open

Associated Press

TOKYO (AP) -- Ana Ivanovic stalled Victoria Azarenka's comeback from a foot injury with a 6-3, 6-4 win to make the Pan Pacific Open quarterfinals....Fullstory

2014-09-17 10:01 PM

Russian swimmer Makov banned 2 years for doping

Associated Press

LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) -- Russian swimmer Sergei Makov has been banned for two years for doping and will miss the 2015 world championships at home. Swimming's....Fullstory

2014-09-17 09:01 PM

'NBA 2K15' drafts 3D face mapping for latest game
By DERRIK J. LANG
Associated Press

LOS ANGELES (AP) -- "NBA 2K15" is angling for a slam dunk with an innovative new feature that allows players to put their game faces....Fullstory

2014-09-17 08:42 PM

Schalk Burger to rejoin Springboks squad Schalk Burger to rejoin Springboks squad

Associated Press

CAPE TOWN, South Africa (AP) -- Schalk Burger will rejoin South Africa's squad for its final two games of the Rugby Championship after injuries to....Fullstory

2014-09-17 07:01 PM

R&A set for historic vote on women members
By STEVE DOUGLAS
Associated Press

The "Home of Golf" is about to find out if its doors are open to women. On the same day Scotland votes on whether to become....Fullstory

2014-09-17 06:42 PM

BC-TEN--Toray Pan Pacific Open Results

Associated Press

BC-TEN--Toray Pan Pacific Open Results Toray Pan Pacific Open Results TOKYO (AP) -- Results Wednesday from the Toray Pan Pacific Open at Ariake Colosseum (seedings in parentheses): ....Fullstory

2014-09-17 05:42 PM

Police investigate 2nd harassment case at Asiad

Associated Press

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) -- South Korean police are investigating a second sexual harassment case involving a football player or official at the Asian Games....Fullstory

2014-09-17 05:22 PM

BC-TEN--Guangzhou International Womens Open Results

Associated Press

BC-TEN--Guangzhou International Womens Open Results Guangzhou International Womens Open Results GUANGZHOU, China (AP) -- Results Wednesday from the Guangzhou International Womens Open at Guangzhou Tianhe Sports Center....Fullstory

2014-09-17 04:01 PM

Your Top Plays for Today
By The Associated Press
Associated Press

Your Top Plays for Today: AP's Sports Guide ___ VIKINGS REVERSE COURSE, BAN PETERSON FROM TEAM ACTIVITIES Minnesota changes mind on Adrian Peterson, banning him from team activities....Fullstory

2014-09-17 03:22 PM

Image of Asia: Lighting up the track in Singapore
By The Associated Press
Associated Press

In this photo by Wong Maye-E, lights illuminate the Singapore Grand Prix race track at dusk as seen from the 65th floor of Swissotel The....Fullstory

2014-09-17 10:22 PM

Sousa, Nieminen advance at Moselle Open

Associated Press

METZ, France (AP) -- Joao Sousa saved all four break points to beat Ivan Dodig 6-2, 6-2 in the first round of the Moselle Open....Fullstory

2014-09-17 10:01 PM

Seoul held to 0-0 draw in 1st leg of semifinals

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SEOUL, South Korea (AP) -- Western Sydney Wanderers held FC Seoul to a 0-0 draw Wednesday in the first leg of the Asian Champions League....Fullstory

2014-09-17 09:01 PM

India forced to make last-minute change in travel

Associated Press

INCHEON, South Korea (AP) -- The Indian Olympic Association has been forced to make last-minute changes to its travel plans for athletes because of a....Fullstory

2014-09-17 07:22 PM

Radwanska, Pliskova reach Korea Open quarters

Associated Press

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) -- Top-seeded Agnieszka Radwanska of Poland won 6-0, 6-0 for the fourth time in a WTA main draw on Wednesday. Chanelle Scheepers....Fullstory

2014-09-17 07:01 PM

Fans banned for African Champions League semi

Associated Press

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia (AP) -- The Confederation of African Football has ordered that an African Champions League semifinal in Algeria be played without fans because....Fullstory

2014-09-17 06:22 PM

5 former European champs headline Europa League
By The Associated Press
Associated Press

While the Europa League is regarded as a minor competition by top teams, no less than five former European champions are taking part in the....Fullstory

2014-09-17 05:42 PM

Bayern midfielder Ribery out of Man City match

Associated Press

MUNICH (AP) -- Franck Ribery will miss Bayern Munich's opening Champions League game against Manchester City on Wednesday because of a recurrence of his knee....Fullstory

2014-09-17 05:01 PM

Orioles, Nationals clinch division titles

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BALTIMORE (AP) -- The Baltimore Orioles and Washington Nationals became the second and third teams to book their places in Major League Baseball's playoffs, clinching....Fullstory

2014-09-17 04:01 PM

Vikings ban Peterson from team activities Vikings ban Peterson from team activities
By JON KRAWCZYNSKI
Associated Press

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) -- The Minnesota Vikings have banned running back Adrian Peterson from team activities while he addresses child abuse charges. The Vikings made the announcement....Fullstory

2014-09-17 03:01 PM

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