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US beats Finland 4-1 in women’s world hockey

US player Dana Trivigno, left, in action against Finland's Suvi Ollikainen during the 2015 IIHF Ice Hockey Women's World Championship group A match between USA and Finland at Malmo Isstadion in Malmo, southern Sweden, on Sunday March 29, 2015. (AP Photo/Claudio Bresciani, TT) SWEDEN OUT

MALMO, Sweden (AP) — Hilary Knight had two goals and an assist and the United States beat Finland 4-1 on Sunday to improve to 2-0 in Pool A play in the women’s world hockey championships.

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Tinkoff-Saxo ends Bjarne Riis contract

COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — Team Tinkoff-Saxo has terminated the contract of manager Bjarne Riis with immediate effect.

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Paolini wins Gent-Wevelgem cycling race

GENT, Belgium (AP) — Italian veteran Luca Paolini posted his first victory in nearly two years after overcoming difficult weather conditions to win the Gent-Wevelgem classic on Sunday.

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Peraud wins Criterium International

COL DE L’OSPEDALE, France (AP) — Jean-Christophe Peraud of France defended his Criterium International title on Sunday after claiming victory in the final stage of the race featuring an uphill finish.

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Freddy Adu signs 1-year contract with Finnish club

HELSINKI (AP) — Former U.S. international Freddy Adu has signed a one-year contract with Finnish club Kuopion Palloseura.

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