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Commonwealth Games lifter faces sex assault charge

In this image taken Sunday July 27, 2014 Papua New Guinea's Toua Udia competes in the Clean and Jerk of the men's 77kg Weightlifting at the Clyde Auditorium  during the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow Scotland. Toua Udia a weightlifter from Papua New Guinea competed at the Commonwealth Games despite being prosecuted over an alleged sexual assault while in Glasgow. Glasgow Sheriff Court says Toua Udia pleaded not guilty and faces trial on Friday Aug. 1, 2014. Police Scotland said Udia was arrested over the alleged assault after receiving a report of an incident last Monday at a supermarket close to the athletes’ village. (AP Photo/Andrew Milligan/PA) UNITED KINGDOM OUT

GLASGOW, Scotland (AP) — A weightlifter from Papua New Guinea who competed at the Commonwealth Games faces trial over an alleged sexual assault at a Glasgow supermarket.

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Liverpool FC beats Olympiacos 1-0 in Champions Cup

Liverpool FC defender Jose Enrique, left, and Olympiacos forward Mathieu Dossevi (77) battle for the ball during the first half of an International Champions Cup soccer match in Chicago, Sunday, July 27, 2014. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh)

CHICAGO (AP) — Raheem Sterling scored in the fifth minute in Liverpool FC’s 1-0 victory over Olympiacos on Sunday at Soldieer Field in the International Champions Cup.

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Manchester City tops AC Milan 5-1 in Champions Cup

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Stevan Jovetic scored twice to help Manchester City beat AC Milan 5-1 on Sunday in the International Champions Cup.

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After embarrassment, Magnussen wins at Comm Games

James Magnussen of Australia celebrates after winning gold in the men's 100m freestyle final at the Tollcross International Swimming Centre during the Commonwealth Games 2014 in Glasgow, Scotland, Sunday July 27, 2014. (AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth)

GLASGOW, Scotland (AP) — Renowned for his bravado, world 100-meter freestyle champion James Magnussen didn’t try to conceal his glee at reasserting his supremacy against a great rival in the pool on Sunday.

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Langer wins Senior British Open by record 13 shots

BRIDGEND, Wales (AP) — Bernhard Langer won his second Senior British Open championship on Sunday, finishing a record 13 strokes clear of Colin Montgomerie of Scotland.

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