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August 20, 2014 - 3:05 AM
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James Rodríguez, del Real Madrid, disputa el balón Joao Mirando, del Atlético de Madrid, en la Supercopa de España el martes 19 de agosto de 2014. (AP Foto/Daniel Ochoa de Olza)

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REAL MADRID HELD 1-1 BY ATLETICO IN SPANISH SUPER CUP

Real Madrid's new signing James Rodriguez scores as the reigning European champion is held to a 1-1 home draw by city rival and Spanish league champion Atletico Madrid in the first leg of the Super Cup.

http://bigstory.ap.org/article/real-madrid-draws-1-1-atletico-super-cup

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DJOKOVIC, FEDERER SEEDED ONE AND TWO FOR US OPEN

Novak Djokovic and Roger Federer are seeded one and two respectively for the U.S. Open, meaning they can only meet in the final should they get that far.

http://bigstory.ap.org/article/past-us-open-champs-djokovic-federer-seeded-1-2

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OHIO STATE QB MILLER TO MISS THE SEASON WITH SHOULDER INJURY

Ohio State quarterback Braxton Miller will miss the entire 2014 season after injuring his throwing shoulder.

http://abcnews.go.com/Sports/wireStory/ohio-state-update-millers-condition-25034444

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ARSENAL DRAW AT BESIKTAS, LEVERKUSEN WINS

Ten-man Arsenal draws 0-0 at Besiktas in first leg of Champions League qualifier, while Bayer Leverkusen wins 3-2 at Copenhagen.

http://bigstory.ap.org/article/champions-league-arsenal-held-leverkusen-wins

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ISLANDERS SELL MINORITY STAKE AHEAD OF FULL SALE

A former Washington Capitals co-owner and a London-based investor have bought a minority stake in the NHL's New York Islanders, ahead of a full sale in two years' time.

http://bigstory.ap.org/article/ny-islanders-owner-announces-sale