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McIlroy upstages Spieth in Abu Dhabi; US amateur takes lead

ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Jordan Spieth was aggrieved at being given a warning for slow play, and complained that his tee shots were "short and crooked."

Last Updated on Thursday, 21 January 2016

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Tennis stars, past and present, want names of match-fixers

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — Around the world, players, commentators and fans echoed the call of Roger Federer, who wants to know names of those suspected of match-fixing in a growing scandal that one ex-pro described as a "major wake-up call for the world of tennis."

Last Updated on Wednesday, 20 January 2016

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Tsonga to the rescue of ailing ball girl

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — Jo-Wilfried Tsonga came to the aid of a ball girl in distress and won accolades on social media from fans who called him a gentleman.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 20 January 2016

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Backstrom, Ovechkin power 1st-place Caps past Blue Jackets

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A refreshed Braden Holtby handled an early push from Columbus until Washington's high-powered offense revved up.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 20 January 2016

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Djokovic wins, and again faces questions about match-fixing

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — For the second time in three days, Novak Djokovic won a match at the Australian Open and was confronted by questions about match-fixing in the sport.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 20 January 2016

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AP source: Josh Gordon applies to the NFL for reinstatement

CLEVELAND (AP) — Josh Gordon has asked the NFL for another chance.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 20 January 2016

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Darvish denies gambling as MLB looks into brother's arrest

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Texas Rangers pitcher Yu Darvish said he is not and has never been involved in gambling activities amid a Major League Baseball investigation after the arrest of his younger brother in Japan.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 20 January 2016

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Forbes: Knicks worth $3 billion, NBA revenues at record high

NEW YORK (AP) — The New York Knicks are worth $3 billion, highest in the NBA, according to Forbes.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 20 January 2016

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