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Peng beats Bencic to reach US Open semis

NEW YORK (AP) — Unseeded Peng Shuai of China beat 17-year-old Belinda Bencic 6-2, 6-1 in the U.S. Open on Tuesday to reach her first Grand Slam semifinal.

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US Open 15-year-old CiCi Bellis loses in juniors

NEW YORK (AP) — The second round once again proved the downfall for U.S. Open darling CiCi Bellis.

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Serena has medical timeout in US Open doubles loss

NEW YORK (AP) — Serena Williams took a medical timeout because of a problem with her right foot, and later double-faulted on the last two points as she and sister Venus lost in the doubles quarterfinals at the U.S. Open.

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Buckeyes make mistakes but say they'll get better

 

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Urban Meyer has heard others say his team is too young, or that it was crippled by the loss of two-time Big Ten player of the year Braxton Miller.

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Kluber roughed up in 12-1 loss to Tigers

CLEVELAND (AP) — Corey Kluber was short and succinct. He pitched the same way.

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Bengals get through camp without setbacks

CINCINNATI (AP) — The rest of the Cincinnati Bengals were starting practice on the rain-softened grass fields Monday afternoon. Receiver Marvin Jones was headed in the opposite direction, walking down the paved path toward the trainer's room, slowed by a protective white boot on his left foot.

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9-foot Joe Frazier statue rising in Philadelphia

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Busloads of tourists line up every day in Philadelphia to take photos with a statue of Rocky Balboa, the fictional heavyweight fighter made famous by Sylvester Stallone.

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Take my sweat, please: Tennis' gross ritual

NEW YORK (AP) — In a sport known for its genteel traditions, tennis has one increasingly common ritual that stands apart for its ickiness — the passing of the sweat-soaked towel. 

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