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Brandi Chastain: On headers, concussions, soccer wages

By MELISSA MURPHY
Associated Press

NEW YORK (AP) -- Brandi Chastain likes U.S. soccer's prospects for defending gold in Rio, is advocating for fewer headers in youth games and tackling...full story
updated 2016-07-25 04:02 PM
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Brandi Chastain: On headers, concussions, soccer wages
By MELISSA MURPHY
Associated Press

NEW YORK (AP) -- Brandi Chastain likes U.S. soccer's prospects for defending gold in Rio, is advocating for fewer headers in youth games and tackling....Fullstory

2016-07-25 04:02 PM

LPGA Tour - UL International Crown Results LPGA Tour - UL International Crown Results

Associated Press

Scores Sunday from the International Crown, an LPGA Tour event played at the par-72 course of Merit Club. Pool A W L T Pts Taiwan 3 2 1 7 China 2 2 2 6 South Korea 2 2 0 4 Australia 1 2 1 3 Thursday Four-ball Taiwan 4, Australia 0 Yani Tseng and....Fullstory

2016-07-25 02:45 PM

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By The Associated Press
Associated Press

AMERICAN LEAGUE BATTING_Altuve, Houston, .360; Bogaerts, Boston, .333; Ortiz, Boston, .332; Escobar, Anaheim, .318; Machado, Baltimore, .314; Trout, Anaheim, .314; Desmond, Texas, .311; Betts, Boston, .307;....Fullstory

2016-07-25 01:22 PM

Italy's Fognini beats Martin to win Croatia Open

Associated Press

UMAG, Croatia (AP) -- Fabio Fognini defeated Andrej Martin 6-4, 6-1 to win the Croatia Open on Sunday. The fourth-seeded Italian, who had played in Umag....Fullstory

2016-07-25 06:01 AM

Two-run shot in ninth gives Orioles win over Indians
By The Associated Press
Associated Press

BALTIMORE (AP) -- Baltimore pinch-hitter Nolan Reimold hit a game-winning, two-out homer in the ninth inning to give the Orioles a 5-3 win against Cleveland....Fullstory

2016-07-25 03:22 PM

Baseball Capsules
By The Associated Press
Associated Press

CHICAGO (AP) -- Melky Cabrera drove in Adam Eaton with a game-ending single in the ninth inning after closer David Robertson gave up three home....Fullstory

2016-07-25 01:22 PM

Nicholas Lindheim wins Web.com Tour's Utah Championship

Associated Press

LEHI, Utah (AP) -- Nicholas Lindheim won the Utah Championship on Sunday for his first Web.com Tour title and a likely spot next season on....Fullstory

2016-07-25 10:22 AM

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