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July 17, 2013 - 3:36 AM
Jamaica Doping Athletics

FILE - In this June 10, 2010, file photo, Jamaica's Asafa Powell runs to win the men's 100 meter event during the IAAF Diamond League Golden Gala athletics meeting at Rome's Olympic stadium. Former 100-meter world-record holder Powell and Jamaican teammate Sherone Simpson have each tested positive for banned stimulants, according to their agent. Paul Doyle told The Associated Press on Sunday, July 14, 2013, that they tested positive for the stimulant oxilofrine at the Jamaican championships and were just recently notified. (AP Photo/Andrew Medichini, File)

Your Top Plays for Today: AP's Sports Guide

--JAMAICAN SPRINTERS UNDER CRIMINAL INVESTIGATION

Jamaican sprinters Asafa Powell, Sherone Simpson and their trainer are now under criminal investigation as the trainer claims he is being set up as the scapegoat.

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--RIVERA SHINES IN LAST ALL-STAR GAME AS AMERICAN LEAGUE WINS

Veteran New York Yankees closer Mariano Rivera takes MVP honors as American League beats National League 3-0 in All-Star Game

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--CAVANI JOINS PARIS ST. GERMAIN IN RECORD DEAL

Uruguayan striker Edinson Cavani joins Paris Saint-Germain in an $84 million deal which is the richest ever in France and the fifth-biggest transfer fee in football history.

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--TOUR DE FRANCE RIVALS INCHES FROM COLLISION

Tour de France leader Chris Froome narrowly avoids hitting fallen rival Alberto Contador on a dangerous descent.

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--TIGER WOODS BANKING ON BRITISH OPEN STOPPING RUN OF FIRST-TIME MAJOR WINNERS

The recent trend of golf majors being won by first-timers counts against Tiger Woods and other established stars at the British Open, yet the history of the course is in their favor.

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