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Sagan’s speedy sprint makes mark

SERAING, Belgium – Peter Sagan blushed, giggled and eventually brushed off comparisons to Lance Armstrong on Sunday after becoming the youngest rider to win a Tour de France stage since the Texan...

DATE: July 1, 2012 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Rangers’ big stars shine brightest

NEW YORK – Slugger Josh Hamilton led seven Texas players chosen for the All-Star game, while three San Francisco Giants rallied in the final week of fan voting to claim starting spots.Washington...

DATE: July 1, 2012 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Euro 2012: Another Spanish fiesta

KIEV, UkraineThe defense was impenetrable. The offense was unstoppable. Simply put, it was another Spanish party on the international stage.Spain won its third consecutive major soccer title...

DATE: July 1, 2012 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Woods conquers Congressional again

BETHESDA, Md. – Congressional reopened its gates Sunday to thousands of spectators who got what they expected in the AT&T National – another win by Tiger Woods.Only this win didn’t follow a typical...

DATE: July 1, 2012 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

What’s Week 2 have in store?

WIMBLEDON, EnglandWhew.Good thing Wimbledon schedules its middle Sunday as a day off. This year, that gave everyone a chance to catch their breath after an eventful Week 1. When action resumes...

DATE: July 1, 2012 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

London ready to welcome the world

LONDONSammy Lee remembers it vividly: food rationing, bombed-out buildings, rubble.The year was 1948, and London was hosting the Olympics amid severe austerity in the aftermath of World War II....

DATE: June 30, 2012 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Carmen Small takes the bridge to the top

BAKERS BRIDGEBridge to nowhere?No way.This bridge and its predecessors have been leading Durango cyclists to new horizons for more than 100 years.The landmark La Plata County bridge that crosses...

DATE: June 30, 2012 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

A fast five for Fabian Cancellara

LIEGE, Belgium – Fabian Cancellara gave some joy to his troubled RadioShack Nissan team as the 99th Tour de France began on Saturday, winning his fifth opening-day prologue at cycling’s premier...

DATE: June 30, 2012 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Coming straight out of left-field nowhere

Just before he turned 27 last November, Quintin Berry signed with the Detroit Tigers as a minor league free agent. Little did anyone realize the path his career was about to take.Injuries to Austin...

DATE: June 30, 2012 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Texas stars for the All-Star sky

Two consecutive trips to the World Series have turned the Texas Rangers into baseball’s glamour gang. Josh Hamilton is the most popular player in the game; Mike Napoli could run for mayor of...

DATE: June 30, 2012 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Tour de France

LIEGE, Belgium – A brief look at Saturday’s prologue of the 99th Tour de France:Stage: The opening-day individual time trial took the 198 riders down the starter’s ramp one-by-one along a highly...

DATE: June 30, 2012 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Keselowski cruises to Kentucky crown

SPARTA, Ky. – Imagine what he might have done with his fastest car.Driving his backup, Brad Keselowski raced to his series-leading third victory of the year, grabbing the lead with 55 laps...

DATE: June 30, 2012 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

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