Day outlasts McIlroy to reach final of Match Play

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — In a match that lived up its billing, Jason Day made a 12-foot par on the 18th hole Sunday to outlast Rory McIlroy and reach the final of the Dell Match Play.

  • Written by DOUG FERGUSON, AP Golf Writer

AP Exclusive: Rules bent to complete drug testing in Kenya

ELDORET, Kenya (AP) — From the moment the needle leaves the arm of an elite athlete in Kenya, the clock is ticking. The 3 milliliters, less than a teaspoon, of freshly collected rich, red blood offer potentially valuable intelligence about the extent of the doping crisis eating at the East African nation's hard-earned reputation as a powerhouse of distance running. But the sample must be delivered to a laboratory quickly, within 36 hours, for testing.

  • Written by JOHN LEICESTER, AP Sports Writer