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Carter on bench when New Zealand plays US

New Zealand All Blacks Captain Richie McGaw shoots the puck during the intermission between periods of the NHL hockey game between the Anaheim Ducks and the Chicago Blackhawks, Tuesday, Oct. 28, 2014, in Chicago. The New Zealand All Blacks are in Chicago to play the USA Eagles in a rugby match Saturday, Nov. 1. (AP Photo/Jeff Haynes)

Some star All Blacks players face a crossroads when New Zealand plays the United States in Chicago on Saturday in a rare rugby meeting on American soil.

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Thorbjorn Olesen wins Perth International

PERTH, Australia (AP) — Thorbjorn Olesen of Denmark made a series of spectacular saves in defense of a shrinking lead to shoot a 1-under 71 Sunday and win the Perth International golf tournament by three shots.

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Olesen leads Perth International 3rd round lead

PERTH, Australia (AP) — Denmark’s Thorbjorn Olesen shot a scrambling 5-under 67 on Saturday at Lake Karrinyup to take a three-stroke lead in the Perth International.

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Unpaid volunteers worth millions to Olympic Games

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Rio needs 70,000 unpaid volunteers for the 2016 Olympics and Paralympics, and Brazilian Olympic medalist Ricardo Prado is making a pitch with a deadline for signups just three weeks away.

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Australia’s Murdaca leads Asia-Pacific by 9 shots

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — Antonio Murdaca shot a 5-under 67 on Saturday to open a commanding 8-shot lead heading into the final round of the Asia-Pacific Amateur Golf Championship.

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