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MLB: Umpire union tweet about Machado was…

Major League Baseball says it was inappropriate for the umpire's union to comment on the one-game suspension levied against San Diego Padres star Manny Machado for his conduct following his ejection for arguing a called third strike Saturday at Colorado

Olympics in Sweden music to ears of Spotify founder

A Winter Olympics in Sweden is music to the ears of the head of Spotify

Tyson Fury stays unbeaten, stops Tom Schwarz late…

British heavyweight Tyson Fury stopped Tom Schwarz with 6 seconds left in the second round Saturday night to remain unbeaten

White Sox plan to extend netting at Guaranteed…

Chicago White Sox plan to extend protective netting to foul poles at Guaranteed Rate Field

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Wash-out at Queens' Club means Murray's comeback delayed

Andy Murray's comeback has been delayed after rain washed out the entire day's play at the Queen's Club grass-court tournament for only the third time in 18 years on Tuesday

Michel Platini, a soccer great now mired in…

Michel Platini was a winner for club and country on the soccer field, and became one of the sport's most high-profile administrators off it

Brazil model accusing Neymar of rape speaks to…

A Brazilian model who accused soccer star Neymar of raping her in a Paris hotel in May has testified to police in Sao Paulo a second time.

2012 Olympic silver medalist disqualified for steroid use

Olympic canoe silver medalist Jevgenij Shuklin has been disqualified from the 2012 London Games for doping

Kerr has 4 goals and Australia beats Jamaica 4-1

Sam Kerr scored four goals, one shy of the World Cup record and the most by an Australian, in a 4-1 victory over Jamaica on that advanced the Matildas into the knockout rounds Kerr tied American Alex Morgan for the tournament lead with five goals

Bulgarian brothers banned from tennis for corruption

Two brothers from Bulgaria have been provisionally suspended from professional tennis for corruption

Toronto police seek 4th person in Raptors rally…

Police in Canada are looking for a fourth person and haven't recovered the gun involved in a shooting at a rally for the NBA champion Raptors that left four people wounded and sent thousands fleeing

England and Japan to meet in rematch of 2015…

England was overjoyed to make it to the semifinals of the Women's World Cup four years ago, an overachievement the squad believed, so the eliminating loss to Japan wasn't a surprise or a bitter disappointment

Swedish regions show support for 2026 Winter Olympics

All three regions proposing to stage events at the 2026 Winter Olympics in Sweden have committed their backing for the bid for the first time

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Final 2 competitive games help NBA Finals in…

The NBA Finals, suffering in the ratings through the first four games, recovered with two competitive games at the end

Perth to host Fed Cup final between Australia and France

Perth to host Fed Cup final between Australia and France

NASCAR suspends Sauter for 1 race for hitting Hill

NASCAR has suspended truck driver Johnny Sauter for one race for intentionally ramming into Austin Hill during the race at Iowa

High school athletes file complaint over…

Connecticut girls who have run high school track have filed a federal discrimination complaint, saying a statewide policy that forced them to compete against transgender athletes cost them top finishes

Tokyo Olympics next year: Faster, Stronger, but…

Tokyo Olympic CEO reminds potential visitors that cannabis is banned in Japan

Where did former Panthers player “He Ha…

Fans arrive in droves to honor Bowlen at public…

Fans of the Denver Broncos showed up in droves for a public tribute to Pat Bowlen at Broncos Stadium at Mile High

Rights group asks for worker-safety probe at…

Human-rights watchdog group asks IOC, Tokyo Olympic organizers to investigate worker safety

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Flyers trade for Sharks defenseman Justin Braun…

Marta sets record with 17th World Cup goal in…

Marta set a record for men and women with her 17th career World Cup goal in Brazil's 1-0 victory over Italy that advanced the Selecao to the knockout rounds for the sixth straight time

IAAF claims Olympic champion Semenya is…

The governing body of track argued in court that Caster Semenya is "biologically male" and that is the reason she must reduce her natural testosterone to be allowed to compete in female competitions