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  • New Delhi goes into lockdown for Comm Games opener

    New Delhi will go into a security lockdown Sunday for the opening of the biggest and most trouble-plagued Commonwealth Games ever.

  • Nadal crashes out of Thailand Open semifinals

    Top-ranked Rafael Nadal was knocked out of the Thailand Open on Saturday, going down 2-6, 7-6 (3), 6-3 to Guillermo Garcia-Lopez in an all-Spanish semifinal.

  • Dovizioso takes pole Grand Prix of Japan

    Honda's Andrea Dovizioso has claimed pole position for the Moto GP Grand Prix of Japan with the fastest lap in Saturday's qualifying session.

  • Wozniacki defeats Dementieva in Pan Pacific final

    Top-seeded Caroline Wozniacki of Denmark recovered from a slow start to defeat Elena Dementieva 1-6, 6-2, 6-3 in Saturday's final of the Pan Pacific Open.

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  • On rainy morning, Europe takes early Ryder lead

    The Ryder Cup was halted in the middle of the fourball matches because of hevy rain that turned Celtic Manor into a water-logged mess on Friday morning.

  • Soccer body confirmed RI vs Uruguay friendly match

    The Football Association of Indonesia (PSSI) says that  FIFA has granted its permission for a friendly soccer match between Indonesia and Uruguay on Oct. 8.

  • Man City loses 121 million pounds in 1 season

    Manchester City lost 121 million pounds ($191 million) in the 12 months to May 31, having spent more on wages alone than it earned.

  • Chelsea, Arsenal meet seeking to rally from losses

    Chelsea and Arsenal meet in the Premier League at the weekend in the rare position of both seeking to rebound from defeats in the previous round.

  • The best preparation is off the course

    Preparations for the Ryder Cup were intense and inspirational. There was laughter and a few tears. One thing players from both sides agreed on was the importance of rallying behind the flag.

  • Manchester United beats Valencia 1-0

    Javier Hernandez scored a late winner Wednesday to give Manchester United a valuable 1-0 away win against Valencia in the Champions League group stage.

  • Pavin would like to see Woods-McIlroy match

    Corey Pavin says it would violate the spirit of the Ryder Cup to make a deal ensuring Tiger Woods and Rory McIlroy would meet in a singles final.

  • Vuvuzelas making a comeback, at Commonwealth Games

    The Commonwealth Games could end up sounding an awful lot like the football World Cup.

  • Malaysia to lead Southeast Asia's medal hunt

    Malaysia will spearhead Southeast Asia's hunt for gold at the Commonwealth Games in New Delhi, with the region's hopes resting mainly on badminton, squash, table tennis and possibly lawn bowling.

  • Madrid, Bayern keep perfect record with late goals

    Nine-time winners Real Madrid took control of their Champions League group with a 1-0 victory over Auxerre on Tuesday as AC Milan were held to a 1-1 draw at Ajax.

  • Man United set to face difficult match in Valencia

    Manchester United will have to overcome the loss of Wayne Rooney and the excellent form of its opponent if it is to change its terrible record in Spain in Wednesday's Champions League match against Valencia.

  • Landis says he waited too long to own up to doping

    Disgraced cyclist Floyd Landis says he waited almost four years to reveal his doping because he knew once he'd admitted lying, he would not be believed about the widespread use of performance enhancing drugs in the sport.

  • Date Krumm beats Sharapova at Pan Pacific

    Japanese veteran Kimiko Date Krumm rallied to beat defending champion Maria Sharapova 7-5, 3-6, 6-3 on Monday in the first round of the Pan Pacific Open.

  • Chelsea looks to bounce back against Marseille

    Chelsea will look to bounce back from its first defeat of the Premier League season when it hosts Marseille in the second round of matches in the Champions League.

  • Bayern Munich to extend coach Van Gaal's contract

    Bayern Munich says it will extend coach Louis Van Gaal's contract despite a poor start to its Bundesliga title defense.