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Tearful Tony McCoy denied victories in final races of career

Jockey Tony McCoy parades Box Office in front of the grandstand following the last race of his career, at Sandown Park racecourse, London, Saturday, April 25, 2015. McCoy retires Saturday after being champion jump jockey for 20 consecutive years. (AP Photo/Tim Ireland)

ESHER, England (AP) — Surrounded by an 18,000-capacity crowd at Sandown Park racecourse, Tony McCoy pulled down his goggles to mask the tears.

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3rd trophyless year sharpens scrutiny of Rodgers at Anfield

Liverpool's Philippe Coutinho, left Mario Balotelli and Jordan Hendersonon the pitch after the end of the English FA Cup semifinal soccer match between Liverpool and  Aston Villa at Wembley Stadium in London, Sunday, April 19, 2015.  Aston Villa won the match 2-1 and will play Arsenal in the final.(AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth)

LONDON (AP) — While rarely short on bravado or self-confidence these days, Brendan Rodgers did betray a sense of trepidation when taking the Liverpool job.

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