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Taiwan sweeps US in 1st day of International Crown

Lexi Thompson follows through on a drive on the seventh hole during the first round of the International Crown LPGA golf tournament Thursday, July 24, 2014, in Baltimore.(AP Photo/Gail Burton)

OWINGS MILLS, Md. (AP) — A winless day left the top-seeded United States with the feeling there’s nothing left to lose in their quest to capture the International Crown

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Australia women break freestyle relay world record

GLASGOW, Scotland (AP) — Australia’s women set a world record in the 4×100-meter freestyle relay at the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow on Thursday.

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Top seed Cirstea falls, Svitolina advances in Baku

BAKU, Azerbaijan (AP) — Top-seeded Sorana Cirstea of Romania took a 6-1, 6-1, 50-minute beating from Stefanie Voegele of Switzerland in the Baku Cup second round on Thursday.

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Williams wins 100 meters at world juniors

EUGENE, Ore. (AP) — Incoming Florida State freshman Kendal Williams won the 100 meters at the IAAF world junior championships at Oregon’s Hayward Field on Wednesday night, besting fellow American Trayvon Bromell.

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Charles scores 31 to lift Liberty over Sparks

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Tina Charles and the New York Liberty knew the Los Angeles Sparks would come out with extra energy for their new coach, Penny Toler. But the Liberty prevailed with their own motivation.

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