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Valcke: FIFA faces ‘years’ to rebuild reputation

BELFAST, Northern Ireland (AP) — FIFA Secretary General Jerome Valcke says it will take “years to rebuild our reputation” following the World Cup bidding corruption investigation.

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2 America’s Cup races to be held in England

LONDON (AP) — America’s Cup racing will return to Portsmouth on England’s south coast in 2015 and 2016, as part of the world series regatta.

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Bombing victim charity announces 2015 team

BOSTON (AP) — The foundation created in honor of the 8-year-old Massachusetts boy killed in the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings has announced its roster of charity runners for the 2015 race.

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Tour de France 2016 to start in Manche

PARIS (AP) — The 2016 Tour de France will return home for its “Grand Depart,” starting in the wind-battered Manche region.

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Qatar pledges $1 million for anti-doping research

MONTREAL (AP) — Qatar has agreed to contribute $1 million to a global anti-doping research fund.

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