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    WORLD SPORTS at 1330 GMT



    PORTRUSH, Northern Ireland _ Shane Lowry had a four-shot lead over Tommy Fleetwood going into the final round of the British Open, the first held in Northern Ireland since 1951. By Golf Writer Doug Ferguson. UPCOMING: 800 words, photos. By 2000 GMT.


    GLF--British Open-The Latest. Real-time developments from the British Open.

    GLF--British Open-Runner-up. By Steve Douglas. A look at the runner-up from the final round of the British Open. UPCOMING: 600 words, photos by 3 p.m. EDT.

    GLF--British Open-Glance.

    GLF--British Open-Leader Cards.

    GLF--British Open-Key Hole.


    FOIX, France _ Coming right after the ascent of the Tourmalet, the last Pyrenean trek of the Tour de France is a grueling 185-kilometer ride from Limoux to Foix Prat d'Albis, totaling more than 39 kilometers of climbing. By Samuel Petrequin. UPCOMING: 600 words. By 1700 GMT. With AP Photos.


    _ CYC--Tour de France-Taste of the Tour _ The AP’s daily guide to the food, drinks and sights around cycling’s greatest race.


    HOUSTON, Texas _ Coach Zinedine Zidane says that Real Madrid wants to part ways with Gareth Bale, six years after it broke a world transfer record to sign the Wales winger. SENT: 291 words.


    GWANGJU, South Korea _Ariarne Titmus rallied midway through the final lap to upset Katie Ledecky and win the 400-meter freestyle at the world swimming championships Sunday night, denying the American star a record fourth straight title in the event. Earlier, China's Sun Yang was able to do what Ledecky could not: win his record fourth consecutive title in the men's 400 free, holding off rival Mack Horton of Australia who rallied to finish second. By Beth Harris. SENT: 773 words, photos.


    _ SWM--Worlds-Refugee Swimmer _ Refugee swimmer feels for separated families at US border. By Jolene Latimer. SENT: 381 words.

    _ SWM--World Record-Men's 100 Breaststroke _ Britain's Peaty is 1st man to break 57 seconds in 100 breast. SENT: 97 words.

    _ SWM--Worlds-Future Hosts _ Russia and Hungary to host future world swim championships. SENT: 138 words.


    MUMBAI, India _ India cricket chief selector says veteran wicketkeeper Mahendra Singh Dhoni is not available for next month's tour of the West Indies. SENT: 425 words.


    LAUSANNE, Switzerland _ Fiona Ferro beat her friend and French club teammate Alizé Cornet 6-1, 2-6, 6-1 in the Ladies Open Lausanne final on Sunday to win her first WTA singles title. SENT: 142 words.


    COOPERSTOWN, New York _ The late broadcaster Al Helfer and writer Jayson Stark were honored by the Baseball Hall of Fame on Saturday. SENT: 350 words, photos.

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