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City stunned by Stoke, United frustrated again

LONDON - Champions Manchester City suffered a stunning 1-0 home defeat to Stoke City on Saturday as their cast of attacking talents were blunted in a lifeless display that cost them their first dropped points of the season. Mame Biram Diouf scored a superb individual goal to silence the City fans who have become used to seeing one-sided romps at their Etihad stadium, especially against the Premier League's lesser lights.

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Kvitova joins upset list at hands of little-known Krunic

NEW YORK - Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova joined a long list of women's upset victims at the U.S. Open when she was ousted in the third round on Saturday by 145th-ranked qualifier Aleksandra Krunic.

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India leave England in a spin after going 2-0 up

LONDON - India's slow bowlers tormented England again to claim a six-wicket victory in the third one-day international in Nottingham on Saturday to go 2-0 up in the five-match series.

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Capello not paid for three months, says Russian minister

MOSCOW - Russia head coach Fabio Capello and other support staff have not been paid for the last three months, according to sports minister Vitaly Mutko.

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Clarke to return for Australia in Harare ODI

HARARE - Australia captain Michael Clarke will return to action for Sunday's triangular series match against hosts Zimbabwe after recovering from a hamstring strain, Cricket Australia said.

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Bouhanni takes Vuelta stage as Quintana survives late scare

- France's Nacer Bouhanni claimed the eighth stage of the Tour of Spain with a perfectly timed sprint on Saturday.

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Best of Youth Olympics

Highlights from the Youth Olympic Games in Nanjing.

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Young Olympians

Teenaged athletes compete in the 2014 Nanjing Youth Olympic Games in China.

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