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Pancho Segura dies at 96

CARLSBAD, Calif. — Pancho Segura, who rose from poverty to win six U.S. Pro singles and doubles championships and was one of the world’s greatest tennis players in the 1950s, has died. He was 96. Segura died Saturday from complications of Parkinson’s disease at his

Isaiah Thomas of Cleveland Cavaliers participates in offensive drills

DETROIT — Cleveland Cavaliers point guard Isaiah Thomas participated in full-court five-on-zero offensive drills Sunday, marking the first time he has practiced with his teammates in that manner since he was acquired from the Boston Celtics in a trade involving Kyrie Irving in August. Thomas,

Clare beat Galway in frenetic Fenway final

Clare 50 Galway 33 A superb display by Peter Duggan helped Clare capture the AIG Fenway Hurling Classic title at Fenway Park. The Clooney-Quin man finished with a tally of 27 points as Clare, having defeated Tipperary by 50-45 in the semi-final, found that another half

Staunton shines as Carnacon stroll into final

Carnacon (Mayo) 3-14 St Macartan’s (Tyrone) 0-8 Cora Staunton collected 1-7 as five-time winners Carnacon booked their place in a first All-Ireland ladies senior club final since 2013. The Mayo and Connacht champions made a potentially tricky All-Ireland semi-final against first-time Ulster winners St Macartan’s