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Real Madrid romps to 8-2 win, Arsenal bounces back

Arsenal's Danny Welbeck, 2nd left, celebrates with Mesut Ozil after scoring against Villa during the English Premier League soccer match between Aston Villa and Arsenal at Villa Park, Birmingham, England, Saturday, Sept. 20, 2014. (AP Photo/Rui Vieira)

Cristiano Ronaldo scored three goals to help Real Madrid rout Deportivo La Coruna 8-2 on Saturday in the Spanish League,

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Luiten leads Welsh Open by 2 shots

NEWPORT, Wales (AP) — Joost Luiten birdied three of his closing four holes in a 6-under 65 at the Wales Open on Saturday to take a two-shot lead.

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Agent: Kostner will attend next doping hearing

In this Feb. 20, 2014 file photo, Carolina Kostner of Italy celebrates during the flower ceremony after finishing third in the women's free skate figure skating finals at the Iceberg Skating Palace during the 2014 Winter Olympics, in Sochi, Russia. Former figure skating world champion Carolina Kostner risks punishment for skipping a hearing before Italian authorities in Rome on Friday, Sept. 19, 2014, investigating whether she was complicit in doping by her former boyfriend and Olympic race walking champion Alex Schwazer. Kostner, the 2014 Olympic bronze medalist and 2012 world champion, was to be asked by CONI about allegations that she told prosecutors in Bolzano she helped Schwazer evade a test and knew he slept with a banned altitude machine. Kostner risks a ban of up to four years from all sports activities in Italy. (AP Photo/Ivan Sekretarev, file)

ROME (AP) — The agent for Carolina Kostner says the former figure skating world champion will attend her next hearing before the Italian Olympic Committee’s anti-doping prosecutor.

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Goffin beats Struff to reach Moselle Open final

METZ, France (AP) — Sixth-seeded Joao Sousa of Portugal rallied to win 7-6 (6), 6-2 against second-seeded Gael Monfils and reach the Moselle Open final, where he faces eighth-seeded David Goffin of Belgium.

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US women’s hoops cruises past China 99-75

PARIS (AP) — Nneka Ogwumike scored 16 points and Jantel Lavender added 14 to help the U.S. women’s national team beat China 99-75 on Saturday in an exhibition game.

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