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Poland beats Brazil in volleyball worlds final

KATOWICE, Poland (AP) — Host Poland came from a set down to beat three-time defending champion Brazil 3-1 in Sunday’s final and win the volleyball world championship title.

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Wesselingh beats Langer in playoff

VORBECK, Germany (AP) — England’s Paul Wesselingh won the European Senior Tour’s WinstonGolf Senior Open on Sunday, beating German star Bernhard Langer with a birdie on the third hole of a playoff.

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France shocks US women 76-72 in exhibition game

PARIS (AP) — Sandrine Gruda had 26 points and 15 rebounds to help France stun the U.S. women’s national team 76-72 in an exhibition game on Sunday.

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BMC dethrones Omega Pharma to win world team TT

Team Specialized-Lululemon of the U.S. competes to win the women's team trial event over 36.15 kilometers (22.46 miles) for the third consecutive year at the Road Cycling World Championships in Ponferrada, north-western Spain, Sunday, Sept. 21, 2014. (AP Photo/Daniel Ochoa de Olza)

PONFERRADA, Spain (AP) — BMC dethroned two-time champion Omega Pharma-Quickstep to win the men’s team time trial on the opening day of the road cycling world championships on Sunday.

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Luiten hangs on to win Wales Open by 1 shot

NEWPORT, Wales (AP) — Joost Luiten overcame a shaky start to shoot a level-par 71 and hang on for a one-shot victory at the Wales Open on Sunday.

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