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Specialized wins 3rd women's team TT world title


Associated Press

PONFERRADA, Spain (AP) -- Specialized-Lululemon won the women's team time trial for the third straight year to kick off the road cycling world championships on...full story
updated 2014-09-21 06:22 PM
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Green Tennis Garden coach Masaki Kashiwai, right, and supporters of Japan's Kei Nishikori react as they watch the live broadcast of the U.S. Open final between Nishikori and Marin Cilic of Croatia, in Matsue, hometown of Nishikori, western Japan, Tuesday, Sept. 9, 2014. Kashiwai began coaching Nishikori when he was just six years old.  (AP Photo/Shizuo Kambayashi) Marin Cilic, of Croatia, holds up the championship trophy after defeating Kei Nishikori, of Japan, right, in the championship match of the 2014 U.S. Open tennis tournament, Monday, Sept. 8, 2014, in New York. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez) Spain player's Pedro Rodriguez smiles during a Euro 2016 Group C qualifying round soccer match against Macedonia, at Ciutat de Valencia stadium, in Valencia, Spain, on Monday, Sept. 8, 2014.(AP Photo/Alberto Saiz) Austria's Martin Hinteregger, right, and Jimmy Durmaz of Sweden challenge for the ball during the UEFA EURO 2016 soccer qualifying group G match between Austria and Sweden in Vienna, Austria, Monday, Sept. 8, 2014. (AP Photo/Hans Punz) Detroit Tigers starting pitcher Justin Verlander throws a sixth inning pitch  during a baseball game against the Kansas City Royals at Comerica Park in Detroit, Monday, Sept. 8, 2014. (AP Photo/Lon Horwedel) Switzerland's goalkeeper Yann Sommer stops a goal being scored,  during the Euro 2016 qualifying soccer match against England, at the St. Jakob-Park stadium, in Basel, Switzerland, Monday, Sept. 8, 2014. (AP Photo/Keystone, Laurent Gillieron) Kansas City Royals Mike Moustakas, right, runs toward home plate with teammate Lorenzo Cain on his heels as both score off a third inning single by Nori Aoki during a baseball game against the Detroit Tigers at Comerica Park in Detroit, Monday, Sept. 8, 2014. (AP Photo/Lon Horwedel) Detroit Tigers center fielder Ezequiel Carrera high fives first base coach Omar Vizquel following the Tigers' 9-5 win over the Kansas City Royals during their baseball game at Comerica Park in Detroit, Monday, Sept. 8, 2014. (AP Photo/Lon Horwedel) Kei Nishikori, of Japan, left, greets Marin Cilic, of Croatia, after Cilic won the championship match of the 2014 U.S. Open tennis tournament, Monday, Sept. 8, 2014, in New York. (AP Photo/Darron Cummings) Spain player's Sergio Ramos, right, is congratulated by teammates David Silva, left, after scoring a goal against Macedonia during a Euro 2016 Group C qualifying round soccer match, at Ciutat de Valencia stadium, in Valencia, Spain, on Monday, Sept. 8, 2014. (AP Photo/Alberto Saiz)
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Specialized wins 3rd women's team TT world title

Associated Press

PONFERRADA, Spain (AP) -- Specialized-Lululemon won the women's team time trial for the third straight year to kick off the road cycling world championships on....Fullstory

2014-09-21 06:22 PM

Retiring Li Na has "no regrets" Retiring Li Na has "no regrets"

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By The Associated Press
Associated Press

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By NICHOLAS DETTMANN
Associated Press

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BC-TEN--Toray Pan Pacific Open Results

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By ERIC TALMADGE
Associated Press

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2014-09-21 12:42 PM

Tigers top KC to boost AL Central lead Tigers top KC to boost AL Central lead

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KANSAS CITY, Missouri (AP) -- Joe Nathan and the Detroit Tigers escaped a ninth-inning jam to hold off the Kansas City Royals 3-2 in Major....Fullstory

2014-09-21 12:22 PM

NASCAR Nationwide-VisitMyrtleBeach.com 300 Results
By The Associated Press
Associated Press

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Sun, Park to meet in Asian Games freestyle final

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Liz Cambage out with ruptured Achilles tendon

Associated Press

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) -- Basketball Australia said Sunday that Liz Cambage has been ruled out of the women's world championships after suffering a ruptured Achilles....Fullstory

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2 women's weight lifting world records set

Associated Press

INCHEON, South Korea (AP) -- New women's weight lifting world records have been set by Taiwan's Hsu Shu Ching and Kazakhstan's Zulfiya Chinshanlo at the....Fullstory

2014-09-21 06:22 PM

Shane Watson out of UAE tour against Pakistan

Associated Press

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) -- Cricket Australia said Sunday that all-rounder Shane Watson has been ruled out of Australia's tour of the United Arab Emirates against....Fullstory

2014-09-21 04:01 PM

OCA chief says operation costs to be controlled

Associated Press

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2014-09-21 02:01 PM

Wright-Phillips nets hat trick; NY beats Seattle

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HARRISON, New Jersey (AP) -- Bradley Wright-Phillips scored his third hat trick of the season to help the New York Red Bulls beat the Seattle....Fullstory

2014-09-21 01:22 PM

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By The Associated Press
Associated Press

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BC-TEN--Wuhan Tennis Open Results

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Associated Press

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2014-09-21 12:01 PM

Mexican Results

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Liz Cambage out of worlds with ruptured Achilles
By The Associated Press
Associated Press

PARIS (AP) -- Australia center Liz Cambage won't play at the women's basketball world championship after rupturing her Achilles tendon in an exhibition game against....Fullstory

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By The Associated Press
Associated Press

KANSAS CITY, Missouri (AP) -- Max Scherzer and the Detroit Tigers won their appeal on a wild play, and Joe Nathan escaped a ninth-inning jam....Fullstory

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