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Stenson leads McIlroy by 2 at Euorpean Tour finale

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Henrik Stenson birdied two of his closing three holes to seize a two-shot lead over Rory McIlroy and two others in the second round of the World Tour Championship on Friday.

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Hamilton 1st, Rosberg 2nd in Abu Dhabi practice

Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton of Britain steers his car during the first practice session at the Yas Marina racetrack in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, Friday, Nov. 21, 2014. The Emirates Formula One Grand Prix will take place on Sunday. (AP Photo/Kamran Jebreili)

ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Lewis Hamilton edged his Formula One title rival Nico Rosberg in the both practice sessions for the season-ending Abu Dhabi Grand Prix on Friday.

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Romain Grosjean hit with 20-place grid penalty

ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Romain Grosjean has been hit with a 20-place grid penalty at the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix for changing elements of his power unit, although the Lotus driver’s punishment could be changed to a time penalty.

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FIFA to review World Cup corruption report

GENEVA (AP) — FIFA will further review the 2018 and 2022 World Cup corruption investigation, putting the status of hosts Russia and Qatar back in question.

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FIFA to further review World Cup corruption probe, putting Russia, Qatar back in question

ZURICH (AP) — FIFA to further review World Cup corruption probe, putting Russia, Qatar back in question.

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