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Davis Cup: Kukushkin gives Kazakhstan 1-0 lead over Italy


Associated Press

ASTANA, Kazakhstan (AP) -- Mikhail Kukushkin defeated Simone Bolelli 7-6 (6), 6-1, 6-2 to give Kazakhstan a 1-0 lead over Italy in Davis Cup on...full story
updated 2015-03-06 06:22 PM
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Davis Cup: Kukushkin gives Kazakhstan 1-0 lead over Italy

Associated Press

ASTANA, Kazakhstan (AP) -- Mikhail Kukushkin defeated Simone Bolelli 7-6 (6), 6-1, 6-2 to give Kazakhstan a 1-0 lead over Italy in Davis Cup on....Fullstory

2015-03-06 06:22 PM

Seekkuge Prasanna joins Sri Lanka World Cup squad

Associated Press

SYDNEY (AP) -- Sri Lanka has called all-rounder Seekkuge Prasanna into its Cricket World Cup squad as a replacement for batsman Dimuth Karunaratne who suffered....Fullstory

2015-03-06 03:42 PM

NBA Capsules
By The Associated Press
Associated Press

PORTLAND, Oregon (AP) -- Portland pulled away in the second half to beat Dallas 94-75 on Thursday, as the Trail Blazers extended their lead in....Fullstory

2015-03-06 02:42 PM

Anamul ruled out of Bangladesh World Cup squad; Imrul in

Associated Press

ADELAIDE, Australia (AP) -- Bangladesh batsman Anamul Haque has been ruled out of the remainder of the Cricket World Cup after injuring his shoulder in....Fullstory

2015-03-06 11:22 AM

An ocean away, Pacquiao's trainer makes some noise from afar
By TIM DAHLBERG
Associated Press

LAS VEGAS (AP) -- Armed guards patrolling the gym where Manny Pacquiao trains. Stealthy attempts to disrupt Pacquiao's sparring. And a bit of trash talking....Fullstory

2015-03-06 06:01 AM

Boston mayor strongly defends Olympic bid amid criticism

Associated Press

BOSTON (AP) -- Mayor Marty Walsh defended Boston's 2024 Olympic bid in some of his strongest terms yet, saying that -- win or lose --....Fullstory

2015-03-06 03:22 AM

Evans issues denial, Cisse apology after spitting incident

Associated Press

LONDON (AP) -- Manchester United defender Jonny Evans has denied spitting at Papiss Cisse during a Premier League game, while the Newcastle striker has issued....Fullstory

2015-03-06 03:22 AM

Andreas Seppi to face Andrei Golubev in Davis Cup

Associated Press

ASTANA, Kazakhstan (AP) -- Andreas Seppi will face Andrei Golubev in the first round of the Davis Cup when Italy takes on Kazakhstan. With Fabio Fognini....Fullstory

2015-03-06 03:22 AM

F1's youngest ever lineup confident of success
By JEROME PUGMIRE
Associated Press

Kimi Raikkonen is old enough to be Max Verstappen's father, and when the Formula One season gets underway at the Australian Grand Prix, the teen....Fullstory

2015-03-06 06:22 PM

NHL Capsules
By The Associated Press
Associated Press

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Michael Del Zotto and Wayne Simmonds scored third-period goals to rally the Philadelphia Flyers to a 3-1 win over the St. Louis....Fullstory

2015-03-06 03:22 PM

West Indies win toss, will bat 1st vs India at World Cup
By IHITHISHAM KAMARDEEN
Associated Press

PERTH, Australia (AP) -- West Indies won the toss and batted first in a World Cup Pool B match against India at the WACA ground....Fullstory

2015-03-06 02:23 PM

BC-TEN--Monterrey Open Results

Associated Press

BC-TEN--Monterrey Open Results Monterrey Open Results MONTERREY, Mexico (AP) -- Results Thursday from the Monterrey Open at Club Sonoma (seedings in parentheses): ....Fullstory

2015-03-06 09:01 AM

Guay won't ski this World Cup season, will focus on rehab

Associated Press

MONT-TREMBLANT, Quebec (AP) -- Canadian skier Erik Guay will remain sidelined for the World Cup season because of knee surgeries and will focus on making....Fullstory

2015-03-06 03:22 AM

Breaking from top-4 tussle, Man United hosts Arsenal in cup Breaking from top-4 tussle, Man United hosts Arsenal in cup
By ROB HARRIS
Associated Press

LONDON (AP) -- The priority is returning to the Champions League for Manchester United. Winning the FA Cup, though, would provide a bonus prize at....Fullstory

2015-03-06 03:22 AM

Lavillenie eyes world record at European indoor championship
By KAREL JANICEK
Associated Press

PRAGUE (AP) -- A year after Renaud Lavillenie set an indoor world record in the men's pole vault, he's ready to go even higher. The Frenchman....Fullstory

2015-03-06 03:22 AM

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