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Russian swimmer tests positive for doping

LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — FINA says Russian swimmer Olga Kluchnikova tested positive for a banned diuretic at the Russian national championships in May and has been serving a doping ban.

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Suzy Whaley becomes 1st female officer at PGA

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Suzy Whaley is taking another crack at golf’s old boy’s network.

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Kings given salary cap relief for suspended Voynov

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The NHL is giving salary cap relief to the Los Angeles Kings while defenseman Slava Voynov remains suspended indefinitely with pay after being charged with felony spousal abuse.

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Ex-coach’s lawyer seeks MLB records in drug case

In this Oct. 1, 2013, file photo, New York Yankees' Alex Rodriguez arrives at the offices of Major League Baseball in New York. The attorney for former University of Miami pitching coach Lazaro Collazo is seeking a wide range of Major League Baseball records for the coach's upcoming trial on illegal performance-enhancing drug distribution charges. That includes details of an immunity deal given to Rodriguez. Lawyer Frank Quintero Jr. says he needs the documents to defend his client in his February trial. (AP Photo/David Karp, File)

MIAMI (AP) — A lawyer for a former University of Miami pitching coach is seeking a wide range of Major League Baseball records for the coach’s upcoming trial on illegal performance-enhancing drug distribution charges, including details of an immunity deal given to the New York Yankees’ Alex Rodriguez.

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NFLPA appeals Adrian Peterson’s suspension

The NFL players’ union on Thursday appealed the league’s suspension of Adrian Peterson and demanded an independent, neutral arbitrator hears the case.

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