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Spain’s Belmonte sets 2nd European record at Euros

BERLIN (AP) — Spain’s Mireia Belmonte Garcia set a continental record for the second time in as many days at the European Swimming Championship on Sunday by winning the women’s 200-meter butterfly.

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Movistar wins team time trial to start Vuelta

JEREZ, Spain (AP) — Movistar won the team time trial to start the Spanish Vuelta on Saturday, giving Nairo Quintana an early edge over the other candidates to win the three-week grand tour.

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Spain’s Belmonte wins 1,500 race at Euros

BERLIN (AP) — Mireia Belmonte Garcia claimed gold for Spain with a continental record in the women’s 1,500-meter freestyle at the European swimming championship on Saturday.

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US basketball decides bigger is better with roster

U.S. center Andre Drummond, rear, defends Dominican Republic center Jack Michael Martinez during the first half of an exhibition basketball game at Madison Square Garden in New York, Wednesday, Aug. 20, 2014. The United States won 105-62. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)

NEW YORK (AP) — A desire for a bigger look made Andre Drummond necessary. The belief in Derrick Rose’s health made Damian Lillard expendable.

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Defending champion Horner out of Spanish Vuelta

MADRID (AP) — Team Lampre Merida says defending Spanish Vuelta champion Chris Horner will not compete in this year’s race.

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