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Germany’s Struff to open Davis Cup match against Simon

FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — Jan-Lennard Struff will make his Davis Cup debut for Germany when he opens the best-of-five series against French player Gilles Simon.

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Michael Schumacher’s son to drive in Formula 4

FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — Michael Schumacher’s 15-year-old son Mick has outgrown kart racing and is moving up to Formula 4, a series for young talents.

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Former Washington basketball star Christian Welp dies at 51

SEATTLE (AP) — Christian Welp, the 7-foot German center who holds the University of Washington’s career scoring record and played three seasons in the NBA, has died. He was 51.

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Hirscher holds big lead after 1st run of WCup giant slalom

Austria's Marcel Hirscher, center, winner of an alpine ski, men's World Cup giant slalom competition, celebrates on the podium with Germany's Felix Neureuther, second placed, left, and Austria's Benjamin Raich, third placed, in Garmish Partenkirchen, Germany, Sunday, March 1, 2015. (AP Photo/Alessandro Trovati)

GARMISCH-PARTENKIRCHEN, Germany (AP) — Overall leader Marcel Hirscher claimed his fourth straight World Cup giant slalom victory with the discipline’s third-biggest winning margin on Sunday.

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Francesco Friedrich of Germany retains bobsled world title

WINTERBERG, Germany (AP) — Francesco Friedrich of Germany retained his two-man bobsled World Championship title on Sunday.

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