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Australian sport quiz of the week: Socceroos, Wallabies and outdoor swimming

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Australian sport quiz of the week: Socceroos, Wallabies and outdoor swimming
Reputations at stake all round as we test your knowledge of this week's Australian sport from Asada to Zimbabwe Continue reading...

Sports Briefing | Petra Kvitova made the semifinals of the Connecticut Open in New Haven with a 6-4, 6-1 win over Barbora Zahlavova Strycova. (AP) College Football: Former Missouri Football Player Faces Accusations

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Two former University of Missouri students have gone public with allegations against the former running back Derrick Washington.

Sports Briefing | Track and Field: Carter Wins 100; Felix Takes 200

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Nesta Carter of Jamaica won the men’s 100 meters with a time of 9.96 seconds at the DN Galan Diamond League meet in Stockholm.

Sports Briefing | Pro Basketball: Lynx’s Moore Named M.V.P.

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Sports Briefing | Pro Basketball: Lynx’s Moore Named M.V.P.
Maya Moore of the Minnesota Lynx earned the W.N.B.A.’s Most Valuable Player award Thursday.

Sports Briefing | Tennis: Sprain Causes Isner to Withdraw From Winston-Salem Open

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John Isner’s preparations for the United States Open hit a setback when a sprained ankle led him to withdraw from the Winston-Salem Open hours before his quarterfinal.


Sports Briefing | Pro Basketball: Lynx’s Moore Named M.V.P.

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Sports Briefing | Pro Basketball: Lynx’s Moore Named M.V.P.
Maya Moore of the Minnesota Lynx earned the W.N.B.A.’s Most Valuable Player award Thursday.

AP Source: Phoenix Has Top Coach, Defensive Player

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Phoenix's Sandy Brondello is the WNBA's coach of the year and Mercury center Brittney Griner is the defensive player of the year, said a person ... more

AP Source: Griner's WNBA Defensive Player of Year

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A person close to the situation says Phoenix's Brittney Griner has won the WNBA defensive player of the year award.

Cancer-Stricken Cooper Leads Dream Into Playoffs

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Michael Cooper remembers the day well. The sun was shining bright, yet the notorious Atlanta heat wasn't too stifling. The sky was a brilliant blue, ... more

Ballmer Stays Busy Following Fan Festival

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Ballmer Stays Busy Following Fan Festival
What a day Monday was for the Clippers organization, the NBA and for new owner Steve Ballmer. The energy the fans and Mr.
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N.F.L. Roundup: Jets-Giants Meeting Won’t Be About Their Rivalry

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N.F.L. Roundup: Jets-Giants Meeting Won’t Be About Their Rivalry
In a preseason game Friday night, the two teams will focus on addressing their own obvious deficiencies.

Foles, Offense Sharp as Eagles Beat Steelers

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Back at home, Nick Foles and the Philadelphia Eagles got back on track.

Cowboys LB Holloman Has Career-Ending Neck Injury

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The Dallas Cowboys said Thursday that linebacker DeVonte Holloman has a career-ending neck injury related to a spinal problem that kept him out almost half ... more

Marrone Upset by Bills Lack of Practice Discipline

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Buffalo Bills coach Doug Marrone is he's fed up with too many fights and post-whistle shoving matches during practice.

Manziel, Browns Agree He's Not Ready to Start

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Johnny Manziel pulled off his orange helmet, dropped to his left knee and watched from the side as Brian Hoyer worked with Cleveland's starting offense ... more

Sports Briefing | Hockey: Rangers Add College Star

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The Hobey Baker Award finalist Kevin Hayes agreed to terms on a free-agent contract with the Rangers.

Sports Briefing | Hockey: N.H.L. Concussion Lawsuits Consolidated

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A federal panel ruled that all concussion-related lawsuits brought by retired N.H.L. players would be consolidated into a single suit and heard by the United ... more

Settlement May Be Near in Career-Ending Attack That Has Shadowed N.H.L.

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Settlement May Be Near in Career-Ending Attack That Has Shadowed N.H.L.
One of the most violent on-ice events in N.H.L. history seemed headed to resolution, as lawyers prepared a settlement to a $68 million lawsuit brought ... more

Islanders Owner Announces Sale

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The Islanders announced Tuesday that the team is being sold to a former Washington Capitals co-owner and a London-based investor.

Sidney Crosby, on Mend, Returns to Basics at ‘Hockey School’

published Sat, Aug 16 2014 10:25 GMT
Sidney Crosby, on Mend, Returns to Basics at ‘Hockey School’
Crosby, the Pittsburgh Penguins’ captain and the N.H.L.’s reigning most valuable player, said Friday that he was pleased with the way his wrist had responded ... more

Dodgers Beat Padres 2-1 Behind Kershaw's 10 Ks

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Clayton Kershaw scattered three hits over eight innings while outdueling Tyson Ross, Justin Turner hit a two-run homer and the first-place Los Angeles Dodgers rallied ... more

Roundup: Rays Manage Only One Hit but Top Price

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David Price allowed only one hit in his first start against his former team, a run-scoring triple by Brandon Guyer, but the Tampa Bay Rays ... more

Angels Complete Sweep With 2-0 Win at Boston

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Rookie Matt Shoemaker didn't allow a hit through 6 2-3 innings and the Los Angeles Angels held on for a 2-0 win over the Boston ... more

Braves Beat Reds 8-0 for 6th Win in Last 7

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Justin Upton extended his hitting streak to 12 games with a bases-loaded single during Atlanta's decisive third inning, and the Braves extended their offensive resurgence ... more

Postcard From Saratoga Springs: Reporting on Racing With Love Beyond Words

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Postcard From Saratoga Springs: Reporting on Racing With Love Beyond Words
For two brothers with a lifelong attachment to horse racing, The Saratoga Special, a weekly trade paper, is a family business and a labor of ... more

Sports Briefing | Soccer: French Stumble in Playoff

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Once-mighty Olympique Lyonnais fell to an embarrassing home defeat, 2-1, by Romania’s Astra Giurgiu in their Europa League playoff first leg.

Marco Materazzi challenges Zinedine Zidane to Ice Bucket Challenge eight years on from infamous World Cup final headbutt 

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Marco Materazzi challenges Zinedine Zidane to Ice Bucket Challenge eight years on from infamous World Cup final headbutt 
Marco Materazzi has reignited his infamous feud with Zinedine Zidane by nominating the Frenchman to take part in the Ice Bucket challenge.

England women make easy work of Wales with 4-0 win to reach World Cup in Canada

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England women make easy work of Wales with 4-0 win to reach World Cup in Canada
England are optimistic a fourth FIFA Women's World Cup campaign can be their most successful yet, as Mark Sampson's team made sure of qualification in ... more

Arsenal Under 21s maintain unbeaten run as Gunners draw at home with Derby

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Arsenal Under 21s maintain unbeaten run as Gunners draw at home with Derby
Arsenal Under 21s remain unbeaten after drawing 1-1 at home to Derby County on Thursday evening.

Something for the weekend: Man City vs Liverpool (with or without Mario Balotelli), Louis van Gaal's chance to start again and will it be fourth time lucky for Fulham?

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Something for the weekend: Man City vs Liverpool (with or without Mario Balotelli), Louis van Gaal's chance to start again and will it be fourth time lucky for Fulham?
he first weekend of the Premier League season served up all the ingredients that make us love the game so much - thrilling play, sensational ... more

Flintoff in Lancs' Finals Day squad

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Former England all-rounder Andrew Flintoff is included in the Lancashire squad for the T20 Blast Finals Day on Saturday.

Notts host Derbys in One-Day Cup

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Group B winners Nottinghamshire will host local rivals Derbyshire in the quarter-finals of the One-Day Cup.

Essex win as Northants bow out

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Northants fail to qualify for the One-Day Cup quarter-finals after a four-wicket defeat by already-through Essex.

Derbyshire claim quarter-final spot

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Billy Godleman scores 96 as Derbyshire beat Gloucestershire by 53 runs to claim a One-Day Cup quarter-final place.

Mooney recalled to Ireland squad

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John Mooney is recalled by Ireland six months after leaving the West Indies tour because of a stress-related illness.

Sports Briefing | Golf: Ryu Sets Course Record

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So Yeon Ryu set a course record with a nine-under-par 63 at the Canadian Pacific Women’s Open.
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For Skin Cancer Survivor, Sand Isn’t Nearly as Scary as Sun

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For Skin Cancer Survivor, Sand Isn’t Nearly as Scary as Sun
Jimmy Walker’s preparation for the FedEx Cup was interrupted by a second scare with skin cancer, which has inspired his new mission of protection and ... more
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From Disqualification to Contention for Tringale

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A week after disqualifying himself for a scoring decision at the PGA Championship, Cameron Tringale turned the page and fired an opening 66 on Thursday ... more
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Couples Still Seeking Elusive Hometown Win

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It will remain a sore spot with Fred Couples until he's finally able to add the accomplishment to his resume.
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Choi Is Early Leader at Canadian Women's Open

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Na Yeon Choi of South Korea chipped in for three of her nine birdies and tied the course record at 8-under 64 for the early ... more
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Flintoff in Lancs' Finals Day squad

published about 9 hours ago
Former England all-rounder Andrew Flintoff is included in the Lancashire squad for the T20 Blast Finals Day on Saturday.

Notts host Derbys in One-Day Cup

published about 9 hours ago
Group B winners Nottinghamshire will host local rivals Derbyshire in the quarter-finals of the One-Day Cup.

Essex win as Northants bow out

published about 9 hours ago
Northants fail to qualify for the One-Day Cup quarter-finals after a four-wicket defeat by already-through Essex.

Derbyshire claim quarter-final spot

published about 10 hours ago
Billy Godleman scores 96 as Derbyshire beat Gloucestershire by 53 runs to claim a One-Day Cup quarter-final place.

Mooney recalled to Ireland squad

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John Mooney is recalled by Ireland six months after leaving the West Indies tour because of a stress-related illness.
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