OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Lauren Gibbemeyer and Christa Dietzen combined for 23 kills to lead the United States to a four-set victory over Italy Thursday at the FIVB World Grand Prix Finals.
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ASUNCION, Paraguay (AP) — U.S. prosecutors in New York have asked Paraguay to extradite Nicolas Leoz, the former president of South America’s soccer confederation and one of those charged in a corruption scandal being investigated by the U.S. Justice Department.
OAKVILLE, Ontario (AP) — Argentina’s Emiliano Grillo shot a bogey-free 8-under 64 on Thursday to take the first-round lead in the Canadian Open.
BOGOTA, Colombia (AP) — Top-seeded Ivo Karlovic of Croatia came back to defeat home-crowd favorite Daniel Elahi Galan 6-7 (12), 6-1, 6-3 to reach the quarterfinals of the Claro Open on Thursday.
PANAMA CITY (AP) — The Panamanian Football Federation has demanded the removal of CONCACAF’s referee selection panel after describing the officiating in the Gold Cup semifinal loss to Mexico as “insulting and embarrassing.”