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Halep, Wozniacki to meet in Porsche Grand Prix semifinals

Romania's Simona Halep returns the ball to Italy's Sara Errani during their quarterfinal match at the Porsche Grand Prix tennis tournament in Stuttgart, Germany, Friday, April 24, 2015. (Marijan Murat/dpa via AP)

STUTTGART, Germany (AP) — Simona Halep of Romania and Caroline Wozniacki of Denmark will meet in the semifinals of the Porsche Grand Prix after winning their respective quarterfinals on Friday.

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Doping cases cast shadow on Kenya rivalry in London Marathon

Elite Kenyan athletes Wilson Kipsang, left, and Dennis Kimetto, right, who will compete in the London Marathon, pose for the media near Tower Bridge in London, Thursday, April 23, 2015. Kipsang and Kimetto, both marathon world record breakers will compete head-to-head for the first time in the 35th London Marathon which will take place on Sunday April 26. (AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth)

LONDON (AP) — With a field that features five of the seven fastest men’s marathoners in history, Sunday’s race in London shapes up as a showcase of Kenyan distance running.

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Wozniacki wins, Kvitova loses in Porsche GP 2nd round

Caroline Wozniacki of Denmark returns the ball to Lucie Safarova of the Czech Republic at the Porsche Grand Prix tennis tournament in Stuttgart, Germany, Thursday, April 23, 2015. (Marijan Murat/dpa via AP)

STUTTGART, Germany (AP) — Angelique Kerber of Germany upset three-time defending champion Maria Sharapova 2-6, 7-5, 6-1 in the second round of the Porsche Grand Prix on Thursday.

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Sabine Lisicki crashes out 6-0, 6-0 against Zarina Diyas

Agnieszka Radwanska of Poland returns the ball to Sara Errani of Italy in the first round of the Porsche Grand Prix tennis tournament in Stuttgart, Germany, Wednesday, April 22, 2015. (Marijan Murat/dpa via AP)

STUTTGART, Germany (AP) — Zarina Diyas routed Germany’s Fed Cup player and former Wimbledon runner-up Sabine Lisicki 6-0, 6-0 in the first round of the Porsche Grand Prix on Wednesday.

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Bayern routs Porto 6-1 to reach Champions League semifinals

Bayern's Thiago celebrates after scoring the opening goal during the soccer Champions League quarterfinal second leg match between Bayern Munich and FC Porto at the Allianz Arena in Munich, southern Germany, Tuesday, April 21, 2015. (AP Photo/Michael Probst)

MUNICH (AP) — Bayern Munich outclassed Porto 6-1 on Tuesday to reach its fourth consecutive Champions League semifinal and give coach Pep Guardiola an emphatic victory in his 100th match in charge of the German powerhouse.

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