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The Latest: Radwanska loses to Cornet at French Open

PARIS (AP) – The Latest from the French Open (all times local): ___ 12:45 p.m. Ninth-seeded Agnieszka Radwanska of Poland is out of the French Open after losing to Frenchwoman Alize Cornet 6-2, 6-1 in the third round. Radwanska had won seven of their eight previous matches, including the only …

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The Latest: Black Eyed Peas plan energetic pre-CL final show

CARDIFF, Wales (AP) – The latest from the Champions League final (all times local): ___ 10:15 a.m. The Black Eyed Peas are promising an energetic show when they perform at the Champions League final. The Grammy Award-winning eclectic hip-hop group will be entertaining the Cardiff stadium crowd just before Juventus …

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Murray and Del Potro meet again; Wawrinka also in action

PARIS (AP) – Top-ranked Andy Murray takes on familiar rival Juan Martin del Potro in remaining third-round play at the French Open on Saturday. They each had a significant win last year with Murray taking gold at the Rio Olympics final and Del Potro edging a five-set thriller when Argentina …

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Penguins’ counterattacking style demoralizing to opponents

By STEPHEN WHYNOAP Hockey Writer Through two games of the Stanley Cup Final, the Pittsburgh Penguins have been badly outshot, lost the majority of faceoffs and had the puck far less than the Nashville Predators. Yet, they lead the series two games to none, following a familiar script. The Penguins …

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Romero homers to lead Oklahoma past Washington 3-1 in WCWS

By CLIFF BRUNTAP Sports Writer OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) – Sydney Romero bounced back from an atypical performance and helped Oklahoma take a critical step in its hopes for a repeat. Romero hit a solo homer to help the defending national champion Sooners defeat Washington 3-1 on Friday night in the …

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Keuchel goes to 9-0, Astros top Rangers 7-1 for 8th straight

By STEPHEN HAWKINSAP Sports Writer ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) – Unbeaten lefty Dallas Keuchel earned his major league-leading ninth win, pitching six scoreless innings as the Houston Astros beat the Texas Rangers 7-1 after a long rain delay Friday night for their eighth straight victory. Carlos Correa and George Springer each …

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Worth the wait: Davidson stuns Heels in NCAA regional debut

By ERIC OLSONAP Sports Writer Davidson College has played baseball for 115 years, generally with little success. The Wildcats made it to the NCAA Tournament for the first time this year, and they made a memorable debut Friday. The No. 4 seed in the Chapel Hill Regional, Davidson pulled a …

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LEADING OFF: Price makes 2nd start; McCullers on a roll

By The Associated Press A look at what’s happening all around the majors Saturday: ___ PRICE POINT David Price makes his second start of the season since coming off the disabled list when the Red Sox face the Orioles at Camden Yards. The 2012 Cy Young Award winner returned from …

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Surfing world icon Jack O’Neill who pioneered wetsuit dies

SANTA CRUZ, Calif. (AP) – Jack O’Neill, a Northern California surfing world icon who pioneered the wetsuit, has died. O’Neill’s family says he died of natural causes Friday at his Santa Cruz, California home. He was 94. The eye-patch wearing ocean lover died peacefully, surrounded by family in his oceanfront …

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SEC teams start 5-0 in NCAA regionals; Big Ten struggles

By ERIC OLSONAP Sports Writer Southeastern Conference teams went 5-0 in early NCAA baseball tournament regional games Friday. The Big Ten, which tied its record with five teams in the national tournament, got off to an 0-3 start. No. 4 national seed LSU erased an early 3-0 deficit to beat …

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