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Associated Press
2014-06-23 09:01 AM

A separate World Cup digest will move around 0200 GMT.

TOP STORY:

GLF--US WOMEN'S OPEN

PINEHURST, North Carolina -- Michelle Wie finally delivers a performance worthy of the attention heaped on her since she was a teenager to win the U.S. Women's Open. Wie bounces back from a late mistake at Pinehurst No. 2 to bury a 25-foot birdie putt on the 17th hole. That sent the 24-year-old from Hawaii to her first major championship. By Doug Ferguson. SENT: 809 words, photos.

WITH:

PINEHURST, North Carolina -- GLF--US WOMEN'S OPEN-NOTEBOOK. By Joedy McCreary. SENT: 930 words, photos.

NEW/DEVELOPING:

TEN--WIMBLEDON

LONDON -- There they were, spread across the practice courts on the afternoon before Wimbledon begins: past Grand Slam champions or former No. 1s -- Novak Djokovic, Stan Wawrinka, Petra Kvitova, Caroline Wozniacki -- and some who aspire to such heights. Notably absent was 2013 champion Marion Bartoli, the first woman in 17 years who declined to try to defend her Wimbledon title. By AP Tennis Writer Howard Fendrich. SENT: 753 words, photos.

WITH:

-- LONDON -- TEN--WIMBLEDON-5 THINGS. By AP Tennis Writer Howard Fendrich. SENT: 585 words, photos.

AUTO RACING:

CAR--F1-AUSTRIAN GP

SPIELBERG, Austria -- Formula One returns to business as usual as Nico Rosberg leads Lewis Hamilton at the Austrian Grand Prix for the sixth 1-2 finish by Mercedes. Rosberg extended his lead in the drivers' championship over Hamilton to 29 points -- 165 vs. 136. By Eric Willemsen. SENT: 840 words, photos.

WITH:

-- SPIELBERG, Austria -- CAR--F1-WILLIAMS' CHALLENGE. By Eric Willemsen. SENT: 391 words, photos.

ALSO:

-- SONOMA, California -- CAR--NASCAR-SONOMA. By Jenna Fryer. SENT: 130 words, photos.

CRICKET:

CRI--ENGLAND-SRI LANKA

LEEDS, England -- Kumar Sangakkara and Mahela Jayawardene both make half centuries as Sri Lanka builds a delicate lead of 106 runs over England after finishing day three of the second test on 214-4. SENT: 386 words, photos.

SOCCER:

SOC--WCUP-US-PORTUGAL

MANAUS, Brazil -- Varela headed in an equalizer in injury time to salvage a 2-2 draw for Portugal against the United States at the World Cup on Sunday and deny the Americans a spot in the second round. 141 words. Will be updated.

ALSO:

-- GRAN CANARIA, Spain -- SOC--SPAIN-CORDOBA PROMOTED. SENT: 200 words.

-- SEATTLE -- US--SOCCER-HOPE SOLO-ARREST. By Gene Johnson. SENT: 444 words, photo.

GOLF:

GLF--TRAVELERS CHAMPIONSHIP

CROMWELL, Connecticut -- Kevin Streelman birdies the last seven holes to win the Travelers Championship by a stroke at TPC River Highlands. By Neill Ostrout. SENT: 484 words, photos

GLF--IRISH OPEN

CORK, Ireland -- Mikko Ilonen shoots a final round 70 to win the Irish Open by 1 stroke, leading from start to finish. By Bernie McGuire. SENT: 265 words.

ALSO:

-- GLENVIEW, Illinois -- GLF--CHAMPIONS TOUR. SENT: 300 words, photos.

-- WICHITA, Kansas -- BC-GLF--WEBCOM TOUR. Denmark's Cappelen wins Web.com Tour event. 109 words.

CYCLING:

CYC--TOUR DE SUISSE

SAAS-FEE, Switzerland -- World road champion Rui Costa wins his third straight Tour de Suisse after clinching the ninth and final stage. SENT: 254 words, photos.

ATHLETICS:

ATH--EUROPEAN TEAM CHAMPIONSHIPS

BRAUNSCHWEIG, Germany -- Germany wins the two-day European Team Championships ahead of defending champion Russia with an overall 10 individual victories in 40 events. SENT: 311 words, photos.

Other stories:

-- BERLIN -- BVL--FIVB BEACH VOLLEYBALL. Tri Bourne, John Hyden win in Berlin. SENT: 60 words.

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