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Aussie junior Brad Mousley banned for one year for drug use

  Australia's top-ranked junior player has been banned for a year by a Tennis Australia tribunal for taking the party drug ecstasy. Brad Mousley, 18, is the first Australian tennis player to be sanctioned for drug use in the decision announced Thursday. The Adelaide-based Mousley, ranked the 17th junior in the world, admitted taking the drug at a birthday party in March. He...
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Report: Tennessee adding Memphis' Woodson via transfer

  A person close to the situation says that former Memphis forward Dominic Woodson is transferring to Tennessee. The source said that Woodson should be in class at Tennessee's Knoxville campus on Thursday and that it remained up in the air whether he'd seek a waiver to avoid sitting out the 2014-15 season. The source spoke on the condition of anonymity because Tennessee...
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Rays done in by Rick Porcello, Victor Martinez in loss to Tigers

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) -- Rick Porcello pitched a three-hitter for his AL-leading third shutout and Victor Martinez hit a grand slam, leading the Detroit Tigers over the Tampa Bay Rays 6-0 Wednesday night. The Rays lost their fourth in a row. Porcello (14-8) moved into a tie for the league lead in wins, retiring 20 straight batters after Ben Zobrist's double in the first....
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Heavy rains postpone UNOH 200 Truck Series race at Bristol

Wednesday night's UNOH 200 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race at Bristol Motor Speedway has been postponed due to rain.    The 200-lap event never got underway, as rain began to fall around the 0.533-mile speedway just after driver introductions concluded.    With the postponement that came at 9:55 p.m. ET, NASCAR officials said the race would be run Thursday morning...
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United's Fellaini suffers leg injury in training, status with club uncertain

Marouane Fellaini faces an extended spell on the sidelines after sustaining a leg injury in training. United have not commented on the extent of the Belgian international's problems, but the 26-year-old is on crutches with his left foot in a protective cast. Fellaini had been expected to tie up a loan move to Serie A club Napoli before the end of the transfer window but that...
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Giants win protest, rain-shortened game to resume

CHICAGO (AP) The San Francisco Giants on Wednesday became the first team since 1986 to win a protest filed with Major League Baseball, and will now get to resume a rain-shortened game the Chicago Cubs thought they had won. MLB executive Joe Torre ruled on Tuesday night's game at Wrigley Field that was called after 4 1-2 innings. The Cubs were declared the winners by a 2-0 score...
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Jedinak, Cahill among 20-man Australian squad

SYDNEY (AP) Australia captain Mile Jedinak and 71-cap veteran Tim Cahill are among 12 members of the World Cup squad named Thursday by coach Ange Postecoglou for matches against Belgium and Saudi Arabia in September. The 20-man squad contains four uncapped players - Brad Smith, Chris Herd, Trent Sainsbury and Bailey Wright - as well as A-League players Terry Antonis and Tomi Juric...
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Alexis Tangier wins turf feature at Del Mar

DEL MAR, Calif. (AP) Alexis Tangier returned to the turf after losing three races on main tracks and won the $77,000 feature for 3-year-old fillies by 2 1/2 lengths at Del Mar on Wednesday. Ridden by Victor Espinoza, Alexis Tangier ran one mile in 1:35.34 and paid $6.80, $4.20 and $3 as the 2-1 favorite. Disregarded returned $5.40 and $3.80, while Kukaluka was another half-length...
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Kyrie Irving perfect from floor as Team USA tunes up vs. Dominican Republic

  Kyrie Irving made all five shots and scored 12 points starting in place of Derrick Rose, and the U.S. national basketball team beat the Dominican Republic 105-62 on Wednesday night in an exhibition game. James Harden also scored 12 in limited playing time for the Americans, who used their subs for most of the second half. Rudy Gay and DeMar DeRozan each scored 13 points. Rose...
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Juventus rule out transfer move for Monaco's Radamel Falcao

Juventus director general Giuseppe Marotta has seemingly ruled out a bid for Radamel Falcao. The Bianconeri have been heavily linked with a loan move for the Monaco forward, who is reportedly unsettled at the Stade Louis II, with Leonardo Jardim's men having lost their first two games of the new Ligue 1 season. However, Marotta has explained that while Juventus could sign another...
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Australian junior banned for 1 year for drug use

ADELAIDE, Australia (AP) Australia's top-ranked junior player has been banned for a year by a Tennis Australia tribunal for taking the party drug ecstasy. Brad Mousley, 18, is the first Australian tennis player to be sanctioned for drug use in the decision announced Thursday. The Adelaide-based Mousley, ranked the 17th junior in the world, admitted taking the drug at a birthday...
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Franklin misses 200 freestyle final at Pan Pacs

GOLD COAST, Australia (AP) A sore back has already caused problems for Missy Franklin at the Pan Pacific championships, with the world champion missing qualification for the final of the 200-meter freestyle. The 19-year-old Franklin, who won six gold medals at last year's world championships, swam in the morning preliminaries of the 200 free on Thursday but had the third-fastest...
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US routs Dominicans in exhibition as Rose rests

NEW YORK (AP) Kyrie Irving made all five shots and scored 12 points starting in place of Derrick Rose, and the U.S. national basketball team beat the Dominican Republic 105-62 on Wednesday night in an exhibition game. James Harden also scored 12 in limited playing time for the Americans, who used their subs for most of the second half. Rudy Gay and DeMar DeRozan each scored 13 points...
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Mo'ne Davis pulled in LLWS after 55 pitches

SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. (AP) Philadelphia's Mo'ne Davis, the first girl pitcher to win a game at the Little League World Series, was pulled in the third inning Wednesday night after allowing three runs to Las Vegas. Davis, the darling of the sports world with her success and poise, was both masterful and ordinary on a night made short because of pitch-count rules. She allowed...
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AP source: Vols adding Memphis transfer Woodson

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) A person close to the situation says that former Memphis forward Dominic Woodson is transferring to Tennessee. The source said that Woodson should be in class at Tennessee's Knoxville campus on Thursday and that it remained up in the air whether he'd seek a waiver to avoid sitting out the 2014-15 season. The source spoke on the condition of anonymity...
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Gordon has thirst for fun at Delaware brewery

MILTON, Del. (AP) Jeff Gordon may as well have been any average sports fan, sliding up to the bar and ordering a beer. But for a guy who has mastered winemaking as well as he has winning races, Gordon needed a remedial course on the finer points of handling a cold one. ''Do you smell the beer like you do with wine,'' Gordon asked. He raised the glass to his nose...
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Champions League: Celtic nets vital away goal vs. Maribor

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Angels righty Richards taken of field on stretcher with leg injury

  Los Angeles Angels right-hander Garrett Richards has been taken off the field on a stretcher with an apparent leg injury. Richards was hurt in the second inning Wednesday night while running to cover first base on a potential double-play grounder by Boston's Brock Holt. Richards' right leg buckled on the dirt near the base. Several minutes later he was wheeled off while...
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UFC Fight Night on FOX Sports 1 heads to Austin, TX in November

For the first time in four years, the UFC will return to Austin, Texas for an upcoming UFC Fight Night on FOX Sports 1 card from the Frank Erwin Center at the University of Texas on November 22. The new date and event were announced during Wednesday night's broadcast of UFC Tonight. The arena in Austin has hosted a past UFC event in 2010 with middleweights Nate Marquardt and...
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Live chat with Rob Neyer, today at 1:30 p.m. ET

It's time for the rare, but super special Thursday edition of your favorite weekly chats. And from the base of the Rocky Mountains no less.  Rob was in Denver Wednesday night to catch the (first place!) Royals take on the Rockies and potentially hang out with White Stripes frontman Jack White, who seems to be going to every ballpark this summer. But who could blame him?  Head...
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NHL draft lottery to change format in next 2 years

  Forget about tanking in the NHL. Bottoming out in the standings might not get you to the top of the draft. The weighted lottery will change a bit next year and even more in 2016, the NHL said Wednesday, in order to ''more appropriately reflect the current state of competitive balance.'' The 14 teams who fail to qualify for the Stanley Cup playoffs will be in the...
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Michael Bisping and Cung Le to undergo enhanced drug testing

UFC Fight Night in China headliner Michael Bisping might just be one of the loudest voices in the sport when it comes to more stringent drug testing and it seems his employers are listening. Bisping requested additional enhanced testing for his upcoming fight with Cung Le, taking place this Saturday from Macau, China.  Since China has no recognized athletic commission to oversee...
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Missy Franklin to swim freestyle, test sore back at Pan Pacific championships

GOLD COAST, Australia -- Multiple Olympic and world champion Missy Franklin will swim in the 200-meter freestyle to test her sore back in the first event at the Pan Pacific championships. Franklin had back spasms during practice Tuesday and had been in doubt for the meet in an outdoor pool starting Thursday. A U.S. team spokesman said Franklin would decide after the freestyle whether...
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Van Garderen takes over lead with win in Stage 3

MONARCH MOUNTAIN, Colo. (AP) Defending champion Tejay van Garderen took over the yellow jersey at the USA Pro Challenge on Wednesday with a thrilling win in Stage 3, holding off Rafal Majka at the finish. Van Garderen, of BMC Racing, finished the 96-mile trek from Gunnison to Monarch Mountain in 3 hours, 50 minutes, 41 seconds. That was just ahead of Majka, who rides for Tinkoff...
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Posey out with left hip ailment

CHICAGO (AP) San Francisco catcher Buster Posey was out of the lineup Wednesday night for the Giants' game against the Cubs with soreness in his left hip. Giants manager Bruce Bochy likened it to an unscheduled day off and expected Posey to be back behind the plate Thursday. Bochy said Posey tweaked it Tuesday and decided to give him the day off for treatment to try to avoid...
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