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Serena Williams Loses In U.S. Open Final Amid Controversy

NEW YORK (AP) – Naomi Osaka won the U.S. Open to become the first Grand Slam champion from Japan, beating Serena Williams 6-2, 6-4 after the American was penalized one game for a third code violation. Williams was given three code violations by chair umpire Carlos Ramos, the third leading to an automatic loss of a game in the second ...

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Royals' Lopez loses perfect game, no-hitter in 9th inning

Kansas City Royals rookie right-hander Jorge Lopez narrowly missed making history on Saturday, as his bid for both a perfect game and no-hitter was broken up by the Minnesota Twins in the ninth inning. Max Kepler broke up the perfect game by drawing a leadoff walk, and the next batter, Robbie Grossman, lined a single up the middle to end ...

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At 39, Schnyder returns to Slam tennis; loses to Sharapova

NEW YORK (AP) — As her 40th birthday approaches, Patty Schnyder came back to tennis for nights like this — facing Maria Sharapova at the U.S. Open under the lights in a 14,000-seat arena. It was Schnyder’s first main-draw appearance at a major tournament since 2011, and she did make things interesting, erasing a big deficit in the second set ...

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NASCAR Driver Loses Sponsorship Over Father’s Racial Slur … 35 Years Ago

A sponsor announced on Friday that it has ended its partnership with NASCAR driver Conor Daly after it was reported that his father used racially insensitive language during an interview in the early 1980s. Lilly Diabetes pulled its sponsorship from Conor’s No. 6 car in Saturday’s NASCAR Xfinity race, citing his father’s alleged use of the N-word 35 years ago, reported ...

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NASCAR Driver Loses Sponsorship Over Father’s Racial Slur … 35 Years Ago

A sponsor announced on Friday that it has ended its partnership with NASCAR driver Conor Daly after it was reported that his father used racially insensitive language during an interview in the early 1980s. Lilly Diabetes pulled its sponsorship from Conor’s No. 6 car in Saturday’s NASCAR Xfinity race, citing his father’s alleged use of the N-word 35 years ago, reported ...

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