Your Top Plays for Today: AP's Sports Guide
--LASHAWN MERRITT WINS 400 TITLE IN AMERICAN 1-2
LaShawn Merritt takes gold in the men's 400 at worlds, beating home American compatriot Tony McQuay.
--PGA EYES BETHPAGE BLACK AS RYDER CUP VENUE
The PGA of America president Ted Bishop says Bethpage Black is a strong contender to host the Ryder Cup.
--ISINBAYEVA DELIGHTS HOME FANS WITH POLE VAULT GOLD
Russia's Yelena Isinbayeva lives up to expectations in front of home fans by taking gold in the women's pole vault at worlds.
--MONTOYA DROPPED BY GANASSI, FUTURE IN DOUBT
Juan Pablo Montoya is told by NASCAR team boss Chip Ganassi that his seven-year stint with the team is over.
--MELNYCHENKO TAKES HEPTATHLON GOLD AHEAD OF EATON
Ukraine's Ganna Melnychenko wins the heptathlon at worlds ahead of Canada's Brianne Eaton, the new wife of decathlon champ Theisen Eaton.