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Dutch FA terminates Hiddink’s contract as coach

THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — The Dutch football federation terminated the contract of national team coach Guus Hiddink on Monday, ending his second stint in charge after just one disappointing season.

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Search ends for yachtsman missing in French Polynesia dive

In this Oct.31, 2003 file picture Philippe Monnet of France , left, and  Laurent Bourgnon of Switzerland are  pictured in  Le Havre,  France. Leading Swiss yachtsman Laurent Bourgnon was reported missing by authorities in French Polynesia on Thursday June 25, 2015 after a diving accident. The Papeete rescue center in Tahiti said Bourgnon, who twice won the prestigious Route du Rhum trans-Atlantic sailing race, was diving on his own.  (Laurent Gillieron/Keystone via AP,file)

PARIS (AP) — Maritime crews in French Polynesia have called off the search for Swiss yachtsman Laurent Bourgnon Sunday.

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Novak Djokovic back to tennis, and focused on Wimbledon

In this July 5, 2014, file photo, Petra Kvitova of the Czech Republic plays a return to Eugenie Bouchard of Canada during the women's singles final at the All England Lawn Tennis Championships in Wimbledon, London. Kvitove has made it to at least the quarterfinals at the All England Club each of the last five years. (AP Photo/Sang Tan, File)

LONDON (AP) — After losing in the French Open final, Novak Djokovic wanted nothing to do with tennis.

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