ARCHIVO - En esta foto del miércoles 10 de abril de 2019, el defensor Matthijs de Ligt (derecha) del Ajax pugna un balón con Cristiano Ronaldo de la Juventus en el partido por los cuartos de final de la Liga de Campeones.
MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — Ben Simmons' new contract extension with the Philadelphia 76ers came with bad news for Australian basketball fans: The Melbourne-born NBA All-star won't play for the Boomers at the World Cup.
PERTH, Australia (AP) — Anthony Martial's 69th-minute penalty completed the scoring in Manchester United's 4-0 win over Leeds on Wednesday for its second consecutive victory on a preseason tour.
NEW YORK (AP) — Los Angeles Sparks guard Riquna Williams was suspended without pay by the WNBA on Tuesday for 10 games — nearly a third of the season — for a domestic violence incident.
CAIRO (AP) — Djamel Belmadi sank to his knees, eyes closed and arms aloft after Riyad Mahrez's goal with seconds remaining put Algeria in the African Cup of Nations final for the first time in 29 years.
North Korea and South Korea have been drawn together in an Asian qualifying group as the road to soccer's 2022 World Cup in Qatar became clearer Wednesday.
LONDON (AP) — Joey Barton, the coach of English third-tier team Fleetwood, has been charged by police with assault following an incident involving another manager after a soccer match last season.
NEWCASTLE, England (AP) — Newcastle hired Steve Bruce to replace Rafael Benitez as its manager on Wednesday amid fan unrest at the lack of spending and ambition at the Premier League club under much-criticized owner Mike Ashley.
TURIN, Italy (AP) — Matthijs de Ligt has undergone medical exams with Juventus ahead of an expected 70 million euros ($80 million) transfer from Ajax.
ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — The Houston Astros expected the Angels to retaliate against Jake Marisnick in his first game versus Los Angeles since his violent home plate collision with catcher Jonathan Lucroy.
El toletero de los Angelinos de Los Ángeles Albert Pujols remolca tres carreras con un doble en el primer inning del juego de la MLB que enfrentó a su equipo con los Astros de Houston, el 16 de julio de 2019, en Anaheim, California.
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Bryce Harper threw his helmet off rounding the bases, thrust his arms in the air and screamed while teammates stormed out of the dugout to mob him.
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — The Atlantic Coast Conference opens its preseason media days Wednesday with a focus on reigning national champion Clemson and the rest of the Atlantic Division.
DENVER (AP) — Newcomers Alex Dickerson and Mike Yastrzemski are making their presence felt during the San Francisco Giants' surprising mid-season surge.
CANCUN, Mexico (AP) -- Yosmany Guerra hit a two-run double in the second inning, and Ruben Sosa had two hits and two RBI as the Tigres de Quintana Roo topped the Algodoneros Union Laguna 19-6 on Wednesday.
GWANGJU, South Korea (AP) — Ana Marcela Cunha improved on her already impressive career in open-water swimming at the world championships with a win in the 5-kilometer race on Wednesday.
HOOVER, Ala. (AP) — Kirby Smart talks about Georgia taking "that next step." Quarterback Jake Fromm wants the Bulldogs "to get over the hump."
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Bryce Harper hit a two-run double off Dodgers closer Kenley Jansen with one out in the bottom of the ninth after pinch-hitter Matt Beaty hit a three-run homer off Philadelphia closer Hector Neris in the top half, rallying the Phillies to a 9-8 win over Los Angeles on Tues…
MILWAUKEE (AP) — Earlier in the day, Brewers manager Craig Counsell said his team had to find a way to make more plays in order to claw out of its midseason slump.
ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — It took more than any homecoming jitters to cool off Arizona Diamondbacks rookie pitcher Alex Young on Tuesday night.
El jugador de los Yanquis de Nueva York, Didi Gregorius, observa su grand slam durante el octavo inning de un juego de béisbol contra los Rays de Tampa Bay, el martes 16 de julio de 2019, en Nueva York.
MONCLOVA, Mexico (AP) -- Enrique Osorio hit an RBI single in the top of the 13th inning to help lead the Pericos de Puebla to a 5-2 win over the Acereros del Norte on Tuesday.
Christian Yelich, de los Cerveceros de Milwaukee, conecta un grand slam en el encuentro ante los Bravos de Atlanta, el martes 16 de julio de 2019
HILLSBORO, Ore. (AP) -- Franklin Labour hit a solo home run in the first inning, leading the Salem-Keizer Volcanoes to an 8-2 win over the Hillsboro Hops on Tuesday.
This Week's Circulars
SIGOURNEY Everett Derby, 93, died July 14, 2019. Funeral service will be Thursday 10:30 A.M. at the Holm Funeral Home. Visitation Wednesday 5:00 - 7:00 P.M. Burial in Garrett Cemetery, near Delta. Arrangements by Holm Funeral Home.
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