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IOC sanctions 3 boxers for betting on fights at Rio Olympics


Associated Press

LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) -- The IOC has sanctioned three boxers -- two from Ireland and one from Britain -- for betting on fights at the...full story
updated 2016-09-28 09:22 PM
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IOC sanctions 3 boxers for betting on fights at Rio Olympics

Associated Press

LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) -- The IOC has sanctioned three boxers -- two from Ireland and one from Britain -- for betting on fights at the....Fullstory

2016-09-28 09:22 PM

Ronaldo and Zidane at peace, but Madrid still not winning
By TALES AZZONI
Associated Press

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2016-09-28 05:22 PM

Motivation doesn't always come on the course in Ryder Cup
By TIM DAHLBERG
Associated Press

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2016-09-28 02:22 PM

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By The Associated Press
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2016-09-28 02:01 PM

Dodgers' Maeda to make 2 starts before playoffs start

Associated Press

SAN DIEGO (AP) -- The NL West champion Los Angeles Dodgers moved Kenta Maeda up one day in their rotation so he can make two....Fullstory

2016-09-28 12:01 PM

Sporting Lisbon eases past Legia Warsaw in Champions League

Associated Press

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2016-09-28 06:02 AM

Nigel Pearson won't manage struggling Derby's next match

Associated Press

DERBY, England (AP) -- Nigel Pearson's first job since being fired by Leicester has hit rocky ground after he was told by struggling second-tier team....Fullstory

2016-09-28 03:22 AM

Olympic triple jump medalist Devetzi banned for doping

Associated Press

MOSCOW (AP) -- Greek triple jumper Hrysopiyi Devetzi is set to lose her bronze medal from the 2008 Olympics after failing a drug test. The IAAF....Fullstory

2016-09-28 03:22 AM

Allardyce decries entrapment as England job ends in disgrace
By ROB HARRIS
Associated Press

MANCHESTER, England (AP) -- Sam Allardyce flew out of England on Wednesday after expressing regret over "silly" unguarded comments to undercover journalists that cost him....Fullstory

2016-09-28 07:22 PM

Reports: Tokyo to propose moving more venues for Olympics

Associated Press

TOKYO (AP) -- A Tokyo government panel reviewing the cost of hosting the 2020 Summer Olympics is set to propose moving more venues outside of....Fullstory

2016-09-28 03:01 PM

Europe gets confidence-boosting performance against Canada
By LARRY LAGE
Associated Press

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2016-09-28 02:22 PM

Crosby's line lifts Canada within win of World Cup title
By LARRY LAGE
Associated Press

TORONTO (AP) -- Sidney Crosby, Brad Marchand and Patrice Bergeron look as if they have been playing together for years, not weeks. The trio has been....Fullstory

2016-09-28 02:01 PM

'Nice guy' Fowler won't change in Ryder Cup matches
By JIM LITKE
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2016-09-28 09:22 AM

Real Madrid and Dortmund draw 2-2 in pulsating match
By NESHA STARCEVIC
Associated Press

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2016-09-28 06:02 AM

RYDER CUP '16: Rosters for European and American teams

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CHASKA, Minn. (AP) -- Rosters for the 41st Ryder Cup matches, which start Friday at Hazeltine National: EUROPE Captain: Darren Clarke Rafa Cabrera Bello, Spain Matt Fitzpatrick, England Sergio Garcia,....Fullstory

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