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Japan’s Hagino pulls out of swim worlds with injured elbow

TOKYO (AP) — World champion Kosuke Hagino of Japan will not compete at the swimming worlds after breaking his right elbow in training.

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Japan is back in the final after emotional 2011 win

Japan's Azusa Iwashimizu and Saori Ariyoshi (19) celebrate the team's 2-1 win as England's Steph Houghton lies on the ground after a semifinal in the FIFA Women's World Cup soccer tournament, Wednesday, July 1, 2015, in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. (Jason Franson/The Canadian Press via AP)

VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — Four years ago when Japan’s players hoisted the Women’s World Cup trophy, a nation rejoiced.

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Wimbledon Lookahead: 1 win apiece sets up all-Williams match

Serena Williams of the United States returns a shot to Timea Babos of Hungary during their singles match at the All England Lawn Tennis Championships in Wimbledon, London, Wednesday July 1, 2015. (AP Photo/Alastair Grant)

LONDON (AP) — In 2009, Serena and Venus Williams played against each other for the fourth time in a span of eight Wimbledon finals.

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Vice President Joe Biden to attend the World Cup final

VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — Vice President Joe Biden and his wife, Jill, will cheer on the United States in the Women’s World Cup final on Sunday.

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American Pharoah to race at Monmouth Park in Haskell

OCEANPORT, N.J. (AP) — American Pharoah is headed to the Jersey Shore.

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