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Michael Phelps loses 100 fly at US Nationals

Michael Phelps loses 100 fly at US Nationals

IRVINE, California (AP) — Tom Shields upset three-time Olympic champion Michael Phelps through a hundredth of a second to win the a hundred-meter butterfly on the U.S. nationwide championships on Friday.  

 
 

Rory McIlroy in a familiar spot in final major

Rory McIlroy in a familiar spot in final major

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Rory McIlroy tracked the flight of his power provided that he may just in opposition to the rain clouds over Valhalla on Friday, now not reasonably sure the place it landed. He become to his caddie for affirmation and requested, “Was once once it good?”  

 
 

Rory McIlroy surges to lead with 67 at soggy PGA

Rory McIlroy surges to lead with 67 at soggy PGA

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — On a soggy day at Valhalla, Rory McIlroy put himself in a well known position — on the excessive of the leaderboard within the PGA Championship.

 
 

McIlroy surges to lead at soggy PGA Championship

McIlroy surges to lead at soggy PGA Championship

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — On a soggy day at Valhalla, Rory McIlroy surged to the lead of the PGA Championship.

 
 

Rain halts play early at PGA Championship

Rain halts play early at PGA Championship

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — The 2d round of the PGA Championship was off to a soggy begin and a unexpected cease Friday.

 
 

Landon Donovan says he’ll retire after season

Landon Donovan says he’ll retire after season

CARSON, Calif. (AP) — A 12 months after Landon Donovan back to soccer, he realized he had lost his ardour for the sport once more. This time, the perfect participant in American history made up our minds to walk away for good.

 
 

Bubka calls for halt to violence in Ukraine

Bubka calls for halt to violence in Ukraine

SOCHI, Russia (AP) — Sergei Bubka, the pole vault great who heads the Ukrainian Olympic Committee, urged each side Wednesday in Ukraine's political quandary to put down their weapons and halt the violence that is bringing the country to "the brink of catastrophe."

 
 

Ligety holds huge lead after 1st giant slalom run

Ligety holds huge lead after 1st giant slalom run

KRASNAYA POLYANA, Russia (AP) — Ted Ligety took an enormous lead in the first run of the Olympic large slalom Wednesday, and used to be poised to give the U.S. its first Alpine gold of the Sochi Games.

 
 

Miller tweaks left knee in GS, unsure about slalom

Miller tweaks left knee in GS, unsure about slalom

KRASNAYA POLYANA, Russia (AP) — Bode Miller tweaked his surgically repaired left knee all the way through the primary run of Wednesday's Olympic giant slalom and said he's now not positive whether he'll enter the slalom.

 
 

Agent: Player A in NFL report is Andrew McDonald

Agent: Player A in NFL report is Andrew McDonald

A former Miami Dolphins lineman recognized as one of the pursuits of harassment within the racially charged bullying scandal, has no has no problem with the workforce, his agent mentioned in a observation Saturday.  

 
 

For American skaters, old suits don’t help

For American skaters, old suits don’t help

SOCHI, Russia (AP) — Perhaps it wasn’t the fits after all.  

 
 

Oshie’s 4 shootout goals lead US past Russia 3-2

Oshie’s 4 shootout goals lead US past Russia 3-2

SOCHI, Russia (AP) — T.J. Oshie brainstormed while he skated to center ice, desperately looking to provide you with one final move to finish an epic shootout. He had already taken five shots at Sergei Bobrovsky, and the Russians have been still even.

 
 

US sounds out IOC on possible 2024 Olympic bid

US sounds out IOC on possible 2024 Olympic bid

SOCHI, Russia (AP) — U.S. Olympic leaders are sounding out international officials in Sochi a couple of attainable American bid for the video games — and the remarks is sure.

 
 

Yankees star Jeter to retire after 2014 season

Yankees star Jeter to retire after 2014 season

NEW YORK (AP) — Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter says he’s going to retire after this season "with absolutely no regrets," ending one of the crucial finest careers in the history of baseball's most storied franchise.

 
 

American stars struggling in Olympics’ early days

American stars struggling in Olympics’ early days

SOCHI, Russia (AP) — What a surprising sight: Shani Davis gliding across the speedskating oval, head down in defeat, staring glumly on the ice.