Defiant Royals outfox A's in Wild Card game

KANSAS CITY - The Kansas City Royals beat the Oakland Athletics 9-8 in a thrilling, 12-inning do-or-die Wild Card playoff on Tuesday to eke out a victory in their first postseason game for 29 years.

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Djokovic maintains perfect record, Wozniacki bundled out

BEIJING - Men's top seed Novak Djokovic maintained his perfect China Open record but Caroline Wozniacki's hopes of qualifying for the year-ending WTA Finals in Singapore took a hit after she crashed out on Wednesday.

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Nishikori wows sold-out Tokyo crowd

TOKYO - Japan's Kei Nishikori began his quest for a second Japan Open title with a comprehensive 6-3 6-4 win over Croatia's Ivan Dodig in front of a sell-out crowd on Wednesday.

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Magnificent Mary wins boxing gold for India at Asian Games

INCHEON South Korea - M.C. Mary Kom gave India's battered boxing team something to celebrate when she won the women's flyweight gold medal at the Asian Games on Wednesday.

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De Silvestro's F1 driving program grinds to a halt

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