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Equestrian aims for more nations competing at Olympics

LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — The International Equestrian Federation could cut team sizes at the Olympics to create space for more competing countries.

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Qatar reconsiders SportAccord sponsorship after Vizer speech

DOHA, Qatar (AP) — The Qatar Olympic Committee is reconsidering its sponsorship of a major international sports convention following the blistering attack on the IOC by the head of the conference.

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WADA seeks whistleblowers’ input on Russian doping

MONTREAL (AP) — The World Anti-Doping Agency has set up an online site for whistleblowers to report information about doping in Russia.

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Leave your selfie sticks at home, say Wimbledon organizers

Rory McIlroy uses a selfie stick to take a photo with many of the 54 golfers at the Junior Invitational golf tournament, after speaking to them following the second round at Sage Valley Golf Club in Graniteville, S.C., on Friday, April 24, 2015. (Jon-Michael-Sullivan/The Augusta Chronicle via AP)

LONDON (AP) — Tennis fans going to Wimbledon this year can leave their selfie sticks at home.

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Rose finds a new way to win 7th PGA Tour title

Justin Rose, of England, celebrates after making a birdie putt on the 18th hole during the final round of the Zurich Classic PGA golf tournament, Sunday, April 26, 2015, in Avondale, La. (AP Photo/Butch Dill)

AVONDALE, La. (AP) — It sounds like Justin Rose believes he’s had a breakthrough in the Big Easy.

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