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Claressa Shields takes tougher-than-expected 8-round decision

Claressa Shields takes tougher-than-expected 8-round decisionIt wasn’t quite as quick as she thought, nor as easy, but Claressa Shields will take a win either way.
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Detroit City FC wins fourth straight, blanks Grand Rapids

Detroit City FC wins fourth straight, blanks Grand RapidsShawn Lawson and Bakie Goodman score for Le Rouge in 2-0 victory Saturday at Fifth Third Ballpark.
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Claressa Shields says she smells fear in foe

Claressa Shields says she smells fear in foeShields, the Flint native, has won her first two pro fights, with one knockout.
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Mayweather to fight UFC star McGregor Aug. 26

Mayweather to fight UFC star McGregor Aug. 26Floyd Mayweather Jr. will come out of retirement to face UFC star Conor McGregor in a boxing match Aug. 26.
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Detroit City FC to auction player jerseys for charity

Detroit City FC to auction player jerseys for charityMoney raised will benefit Alternative For Girls, a Detroit-based nonprofit that helps high-risk and homeless girls and young women.
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Zavjalova leads after first day in Greater Detroit Open
Diana Zavjalova leads the pack of 32 bowlers who advanced to the second day.

Zavjalova leads after first day in Greater Detroit OpenDiana Zavjalova leads the pack of 32 bowlers who advanced to the second day.
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Sports media: White wins Emmy on way out at FSD

Sports media: White wins Emmy on way out at FSDTalk about a bittersweet parting gift.
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Claressa Shields weigh-in for Detroit Brawl

Claressa Shields weigh-in for Detroit BrawlClaressa Shields weigh-in for Detroit Brawl
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Flint boxer Claressa Shields weighs in for upcoming bout

Flint boxer Claressa Shields weighs in for upcoming boutFlint boxer Claressa Shields weighs in for upcoming bout
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Lawson, Mondi spark DCFC in win over Kalamazoo

Lawson, Mondi spark DCFC in win over KalamazooShawn Lawson combined with Tyrone Mondi in the 18th minute as DCFC defeated Kalamazoo FC, 1-0, Sunday in an NPSL match.
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Bradley’s early goal helps U.S. to 1-1 tie at Mexico

Bradley’s early goal helps U.S. to 1-1 tie at MexicoThe Americans hung on for a 1-1 tie to gain only their third point at Azteca.
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Clarkston's Ryan Riess: Second WSOP bracelet 'will happen'

Clarkston’s Ryan Riess: Second WSOP bracelet ‘will definitely happen’The star poker pro earned his best finish in the Vegas WSOP last week since winning the Main Event and $8.4 million in 2013.
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Nadal tops Wawrinka for record 10th French Open

Nadal tops Wawrinka for record 10th French OpenNo other man or woman has won 10 championships at the same major in the Open era
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Tapwrit wins Belmont Stakes by 2 lengths for Pletcher

Tapwrit wins Belmont Stakes by 2 lengths for PletcherTapwrit overtook favored Irish War Cry in the stretch, giving trainer Todd Pletcher his third victory in the Belmont
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Unseeded Ostapenko wins French Open for 1st title

Unseeded Ostapenko wins French Open for 1st titleOnly two past her 20th birthday, the Latvian stuns No. 3 Simona Halep 4-6, 6-4, 6-3.
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’Stan the Man’ vs. 9-time champ Nadal in French Open final

’Stan the Man’ vs. 9-time champ Nadal in French Open finalNadal reached a 10th final at his favorite tournament where he’s 9-0.
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3-on-3 basketball added to 2020 Tokyo Olympics

3-on-3 basketball added to 2020 Tokyo OlympicsThe move is designed to give the games a more urban, youthful appeal.
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Out-of-nowhere Ostapenko to face Halep for French title

Out-of-nowhere Ostapenko to face Halep for French titleOn the day she turned 20, Ostapenko became the first unseeded French Open finalist since 1983.
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Millennials lift sails for Mackinac Race fervor

Millennials lift sails for Mackinac Race fervorThe annual event July 22 is being spurred on as younger people are taking an interest in the sport.
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Without Derby or Preakness winners, drama gone from Belmont

Without Derby or Preakness winners, drama gone from BelmontThis year’s Triple Crown trail comes to an end in a Belmont Stakes without the Kentucky Derby and Preakness winners.
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Detroit City FC defeats Columbus Crew College Program

Detroit City FC defeats Columbus Crew College ProgramLe Rouge builds three-goal lead and holds on for 3-2 win in exhibition before 4,010 spectators at Hamtramck's Keyworth Stadium.
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Djokovic in ‘whole new situation’ after Paris loss

Djokovic in ‘whole new situation’ after Paris lossDjokovic departed with a surprisingly lopsided 7-6 (5), 6-3, 6-0 quarterfinal loss to sixth-seeded Dominic Thiem.
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Ostapenko upsets Wozniacki en route to French Open semi

Ostapenko upsets Wozniacki en route to French Open semiThe unseeded 19-year-old from Latvia defeated the former No. 1, 4-6, 6-2, 6-2, to reach her first Grand Slam semifinal.
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Top-ranked Murray eases into French Open quarters

Top-ranked Murray eases into French Open quartersThe top-ranked Murray became the 15th man to reach 650 tour-level match wins.
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Goodman's goal gives Detroit City first road win

Goodman’s goal gives Detroit City first road winBakie Goodman's goal in the 49th minute was the winner as Detroit City FC beat FC Indiana, 3-1, Sunday at Legacy Sports Club in Lafayette, Ind.
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Muguruza, Venus fall in 4th round at French Open

Muguruza, Venus fall in 4th round at French OpenA surprise-filled Sunday left zero past Grand Slam champions in the women’s field, meaning there will be a first-time major title winner at the end of the tournament.
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Ronaldo helps Real Madrid become 1st team to retain Champions League title

Ronaldo helps Real Madrid become 1st team to retain Champions League titleRonaldo has won three Champions League titles in four seasons with Madrid.
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Murray outlasts del Potro, reaches 4th round in France

Murray outlasts del Potro, reaches 4th round in FranceJuan Martin del Potro frittered away four chances to claim a gripping opening set.
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Detroit City tops Grand Rapids for first league victory

Detroit City tops Grand Rapids for first league victoryDetroit City FC waited to take advantage of its numerical advantage, defeating 10-man Grand Rapids FC.
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Difficult for Djokovic, easy for Nadal at French Open

Difficult for Djokovic, easy for Nadal at French OpenThe stark numbers on the scoreboards at Court Philippe Chatrier revealed plenty about how differently things went.
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DCFC winless in league but strong at gate

DCFC winless in league but strong at gateLe Rouge (0-1-2) continues to be America’s semi-professional soccer great success story.
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Michael Phelps, Michigan stars bust in WSOP opener

Michael Phelps, Michigan stars bust in WSOP openerTeams could consist of between two and four players, with the teammates splitting the $10,000 buy-in.
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Wawrinka eases into third round at French Open

Wawrinka eases into third round at French OpenFormer French Open champion Stan Wawrinka posted another solid performance to reach the third round at the French Open.
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Jon Jansen: ‘So cool’ to be inducted in Michigan Hall

Jon Jansen: ‘So cool’ to be inducted in Michigan HallJansen is one of eight inductees unveiled Tuesday for the Michigan Sports Hall of Fame.
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Michigan Bucks lose to Saint Louis FC in U.S. Open Cup

Michigan Bucks lose to Saint Louis FC in U.S. Open CupSaint Louis FC's Danish midfielder Sebastian Dalgaard scored twice within a four-minute span as the United Soccer League side downed the Michigan Bucks, 2-1, Tuesday in a Round 3 U.S. Open Cup match.
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With Agassi along, Djokovic opens defense in Paris

With Agassi along, Djokovic opens defense in ParisIf Novak Djokovic was hoping to take a little pressureoff himself, he might very well have found the perfect way.
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US soccer kicks off training camp with low-key workout

US soccer kicks off training camp with low-key workoutWhat awaits the squad in resumption of the final round of World Cup qualifying is certainly a gauntlet.
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Moorman's blast lifts DCFC past Glentoran

Moorman’s blast lifts DCFC past GlentoranTyler Moorman's shot into the upper right-hand corner of the net in the 86th minute handed Detroit City FC a 1-0 victory before 5,067 at Keyworth Stadium.
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Detroit City FC 1, Glentoran FC 0

Detroit City FC 1, Glentoran FC 0Detroit City FC 1, Glentoran FC 0
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Award-winning sports writer Frank Deford dies at 78

Award-winning sports writer Frank Deford dies at 78Frank Deford, the award-winning sports writer and commentator whose elegant reportage was a staple for years at Sports Illustrated and National Public Radio, has died. He was 78.
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No. 1 Kerber out of French Open in 1st round

No. 1 Kerber out of French Open in 1st roundA French Open already missing Serena Williams and Maria Sharapova is now without No. 1-ranked Angelique Kerber, too.
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For Glentoran, playing for Detroit a ‘great adventure’

For Glentoran, playing for Detroit a ‘great adventure’Fifty years ago, they came here as Glenmen and left as Detroit Cougars. It’s a distinction they’ve proudly carried.
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A complete listing of the day's sports on TV/radio

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Sports Sightings: A humorous look at today's photos

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Claressa Shields on winning the WBC super middleweight title

Claressa Shields on winning the WBC super middleweight titleClaressa Shields talks about winning the WBC super middleweight title.
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