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    LONDON _ Manchester City beat Bournemouth 3-1 in the Premier League on Sunday, thanks to a double from Sergio Aguero and Raheem Sterling's strike. The champions recovered after being held by Tottenham last weekend. Tottenham lost its first game of the season as Joelinton gave Newcastle a 1-0 win. By Rob Harris. SENT: 780 words, photos. With separates on Sunday’s three EPL games.


    PARIS _ IAAF President Sebastian Coe discusses the impact of Usain Bolt's absence from the upcoming world championships in a wide-ranging interview with The Associated Press, and expresses his hope that emerging young athletes will make their own mark at the Sept. 27-Oct. 6 event. Coe also answered questions over Christian Coleman and Caster Semenya, as well as Russia's ongoing attempts to emerge from a doping scandal. By Jerome Pugmire. SENT: 1,300 words, photo.


    LEEDS, England _ Cricket World Cup hero Ben Stokes scored a stunning 135 not out as England kept its Ashes hopes alive with a dramatic one-wicket win over Australia in the third test at Headingley. SENT: 760 words, photos.


    ATLANTA _ Rory McIlroy captured the biggest cash payout in golf history Sunday when he surged past Brooks Koepka in the final round at East Lake to win the FedEx Cup and its $15 million prize. By Doug Ferguson. SENT: 915 words, photos.


    Antoine Griezmann copied Lionel Messi to score a goal and then imitated NBA star LeBron James to celebrate it. By Tales Azzoni. SENT: 585 words, photos.


    MILAN _ Rodrigo Becao scored his first professional goal to help Udinese beat Milan 1-0 as new Rossoneri coach Marco Giampaolo's first match in charge ended in defeat on Sunday. By Daniella Matar. SENT: 450 words, photos.


    PARIS _ After being involved in one of the most comical moments in European football last season, striker Eric-Maxim Choupo-Moting distinguished himself with a fine goal and scored a second as Paris Saint-Germain beat Toulouse 4-0 in the French league on Sunday. By Jerome Pugmire. SENT: 650 words, photos.


    BERLIN _ Hertha Berlin's hopes of a bright new dawn with a fresh coach and new investor had a setback Sunday in a 3-0 defeat at home to Wolfsburg in the Bundesliga. By Ciarán Fahey. SENT: 490 words, photos.


    The chaotic 2018 U.S. Open final between Serena Williams and Naomi Osaka still reverberates as this year's last Grand Slam tennis tournament is about to start in Flushing Meadows. By Howard Fendrich. SENT: 900 words, photos.

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    _ TEN--US OPEN-WHAT TO KNOW _ What to know, from Serena Williams to the Big 3. By Howard Fendrich. SENT: 850 words, photos.


    The reigning NBA MVP is headed to the basketball World Cup. So are three other members of this past season's All-NBA squad, and so is the starting center from the team that won the NBA championship a couple months ago. Most of those guys won't be playing for the United States. By Tim Reynolds. SENT: 745 words, photos.


    CALPE, Spain _ Nairo Quintana made a late charge to win the second stage of the Spanish Vuelta on Sunday, with Nicolas Roche finishing second and taking the overall lead. SENT: 210 words.


    NORTH SOUND, Antigua _ Jasprit Bumrah took five wickets for seven runs as India bowled out West Indies for 100 on Sunday to clinch a record 318-run win and help Virat Kohli equal a captaincy mark. SENT: 330 words, photos.


    COLOMBO, Sri Lanka _ Collin de Grandhomme smashed five sixes and five boundaries in a 75-ball 83 not out and shared an unbroken 113-run partnership for the sixth wicket with BJ Watling who made an unbeaten 81, to quickly increase New Zealand's first-innings lead to 138 runs at stumps on day four of the second cricket test on Sunday. By Krishan Francis. SENT: 390 words, photos.


    AURORA, Ontario _ Top-ranked Jin Young Ko closed with an 8-under 64 to win the CP Women's Open by five shots over Nicole Broch Larsen. SENT: 565 words, photos.


    GOTHENBURG, Sweden _ Erik van Rooyen birdied the final hole to win his first European Tour title at the Scandinavian Invitation on Sunday. SENT: 200 words, photos.

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