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MONACO _ An erratic Novak Djokovic suffered a surprise 6-3, 4-6, 6-2 defeat against Daniil Medvedev in the Monte Carlo Masters quarterfinals. Defending champion Rafael Nadal was also not at his best but rallied from 4-1 down against unseeded Guido Pella to win 7-6 (1), 6-3 and move closer to a 12th title. By Jerome Pugmire. SENT: 695 words, photos.
MADRID _ Valladolid rallied to a 2-2 draw at Alaves in the Spanish league on Friday after its goalkeeper had given away an early goal with an embarrassing mistake. SENT: 250 words.
MADRID _ Atletico Madrid coach Diego Simeone has come out in support of Diego Costa after the Spain striker reportedly refused to practice with the rest of the team. SENT: 175 words, photos.
PARIS _ Forwards Memphis Depay and Martin Terrier scored in the first half to help third-place Lyon beat midtable Angers 2-1 at home in the French league on Friday. SENT: 235 words.
LONDON _ World heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua’s debut fight in the United States won’t now be against Jarrell Miller, according to Joshua’s promoter Eddie Hearn, after a second alleged doping violation by the American boxer. SENT: 230 words.
LONDON _ Brazilian tennis player Joao Souza has been provisionally suspended again amid a corruption investigation by the Tennis Integrity Unit. SENT: 165 words, photo.
DURBAN, South Africa _ The Hurricanes avoided a surprise loss at the Sunwolves by scoring 22 unanswered points to keep in touch with the Super Rugby leaders on Friday. SENT: 755 words, photos.
HILTON HEAD ISLAND, South Carolina _ The second round of the RBC Heritage resumed Friday after a delay of 3 hours, 43 minutes as strong storms that have hit the Southeast swept over Harbour Town Golf Links. By Pete Iacobelli. SENT: 140 words. Will be updated.
SAN DIEGO _ Sir Robin Knox-Johnston of Britain will soon be celebrating the 50th anniversary of becoming the first man to sail alone around the world nonstop. By Bernie Wilson. SENT: 945 words, photos.
DETROIT _ Steve Yzerman is getting another chance to return the Detroit Red Wings to glory. The Hockey Hall of Famer did it as one of the game's all-time great leaders, helping Detroit end a 42-year championship drought with the first of three Stanley Cup celebrations of his playing tenure in Detroit. Now, he has a shot to do it as the Red Wings' general manager. By Larry Lage. SENT: 875 words, photos.
BBO--PAUL NEWBERRY-FIELD OF DREAMS
Thirty years removed from the release of 'Field of Dreams,' it's time to acknowledge the harsh truth: This is just another terrible movie. Column by Paul Newberry. SENT: 1,045 words, photos.
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