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Top-seeded Radwanska beats Hercog at Korea Open

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Top-seeded Agnieszka Radwanska of Poland beat Slovakia’s Polona Hercog 6-3, 6-3 to reach the second round of the Korea Open on Tuesday.

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AIBA recognizes Boxing India ahead of Asian Games

In this Aug. 22, 2012 file photo, India's London Olympic bronze medal winner in boxing M.C. Mary Kom speaks at an event celebrating her victory, in Bangalore, India. The cricket-crazy country of India has been improving in Olympic sports due to more exposure in international competition. When it comes to the Asian Games, Mary Kom is among the leading contenders. (AP Photo/Aijaz Rahi, File)

INCHEON, South Korea (AP) — Indian boxers will be allowed to participate at the Asian Games under their national flag after the sport’s amateur world governing body gave provisional recognition to a new national federation.

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Your Top Plays for Today

The Los Angeles Angels celebrate their team's 8-1 win against the Seattle Mariners in a baseball game Monday, Sept. 15, 2014, in Anaheim, Calif. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong)

Your Top Plays for Today: AP’s Sports Guide

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Marshall coach, QB team up for United Way

HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP) — Tickets are on sale for a football signed by Marshall University head football coach Doc Holliday and his star quarterback, Rakeem Cato.

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Phillies’ Williams pitches a gem in loss

Philadelphia Phillies starting pitcher Jerome Williams pitches to a San Diego Padres batter during the sixth inning of a baseball game game Monday, Sept. 15, 2014, in San Diego. (AP Photo/Gregory Bull)

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Jerome Williams’ fantastic effort was overshadowed by an even better outing by Andrew Cashner.

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