US Cycling hires longtime Aussie coach for endurance program

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) — USA Cycling has hired longtime Team Australia coach Gary Sutton to oversee its endurance program, which won a world championship in team pursuit and two silver medals at the Rio Olympics.

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Umpires end protest, will meet with Commissioner Manfred

 

NEW YORK (AP) — Major League Baseball umpires have ended their protest of what they called "abusive player behavior" after Commissioner Rob Manfred offered to meet with their union's governing board.

MLB Umps

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Muguruza, Dimitrov get their 1st Cincinnati titles

MASON, Ohio (AP) — Garbine Muguruza cradled her smiling face in both hands and closed her eyes, taking it all in. The Wimbledon champion had added another title to her breakthrough summer — this one at the expense of a player who can't quite get to No. 1.

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Ragan Smith rolls to US gymnastics title

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — The Ragan Smith that earned a spot as an alternate to the U.S. women's Olympic gymnastics team last summer got by on precision, precociousness and more than a dash of charm.

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  • Written by By WILL GRAVES , AP Sports Writer