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Published on NewsOK Modified: July 26, 2015 at 1:32 pm •  Published: July 26, 2015

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PARIS — Chris Froome wins his second Tour de France in three years. Resplendent in yellow and riding a canary yellow bike on a rainy day, the British cyclist makes a largely ceremonial trip into Paris along the Champs-Elysees to end a grueling three weeks of riding. By John Leicester. SENT: 300 words, photos. UPCOMING: 800 words, photos by 5 p.m.

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— CYC--TOUR DE FRANCE-THE LATEST — Real-time updates. Developing throughout day.

— TOUR DE FRANCE-BARRICADE CRASH — Paris police open fire on car at race barricades; terrorism not suspected. By Elaine Ganley. SENT: 550 words, photos, video.


COOPERSTOWN, N. Y. — Pedro Martinez, Randy Johnson, John Smoltz and Craig Biggio are inducted into baseball's Hall of Fame. Martinez joins Juan Marichal as the only Dominican Republic natives elected to the Hall. By John Kekis. UPCOMING: 750 words, photos. Ceremony started 1:30 p.m.


NEW YORK — Zack Greinke's shutout streak is over at 45 2/3 innings. The Mets score on the Dodger ace in the third inning, ending his chase at the record of 59 set by the Dodgers' Orel Hershisher in 1988. Greinke (9-2, 1.30 ERA) is facing the Mets' Jacob deGrom in a marquee matchup. By Baseball Writer Mike Fitzpatrick. UPCOMING: 700 words, photos. Game started 1:10 p.m.


INDIANAPOLIS — Jeff Gordon races in his final Brickyard 400, with drivers at Indianapolis Motor Speedway having to deal with heat, a new rules package and possible rain. By Auto Racing Writer Jenna Fryer. UPCOMING: 750 words, photos. Race starts about 3:40 p.m.



ST. PETERSBURG, Russia — Russian President Vladimir Putin's message is simple. FIFA may be in chaos, but Russia is getting on with the job of preparing for the 2018 World Cup. By James Ellingworth. SENT: 850 words, photos.


ST. PETERSBURG, Russia — Sepp the Great came to the Konstantine Palace, an old Romanov summer chateau, for what he promises will be his final World Cup draw as FIFA president — imperial surroundings befitting the imperious style of Sepp Blatter. By Ronald Blum. SENT: 750 words, photos.

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— SOC--WCUP-EUROPEAN QUALIFIERS — World Cup champion Germany will open its title defense against Norway. SENT: 150 words, photos.


PHILADELPHIA — Mexico, coming off an uninspiring semifinal, goes for its seventh CONCACAF Gold Cup title against Jamaica. The Jamaicans upset the U.S. and are the first Caribbean team in the championship game. By Rachel Cohen. UPCOMING: 600 words, photos. Game starts 7:30 p.m.

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— SOC--GOLD CUP-CONCACAF. By Ronald Blum. UPCOMING: 600 words by 9:30 p.m.



The world's most populous nation against a new kid on the block. A global capital that hosted an Olympics a few years ago against a city many people might not find on a map. Such are the two contenders for the 2022 Winter Games: Beijing and Almaty, Kazakhstan. A winner will be chosen Friday in Malaysia. By Stephen Wilson. SENT: 800 words, photos. With glances on vote, bids.


TORONTO — The head of the Canadian Olympic Committee says he "will use the full power" of his office to get Toronto to bid for the 2024 Olympics. The field already includes five cities. Toronto, coming off the Pan Am Games, would have to act quickly to meet a Sept. 15 deadline. By Stephen Wade. SENT: 130 words, photos. UPCOMING: 600 words, photos by 5 p.m.



MANKATO, Minn. — The Vikings begin their 50th consecutive training camp at Minnesota State University. The two weeks of dorm life, however, is an NFL ritual slowly fading as more teams hold preseason camp at home. By Pro Football Writer Dave Campbell. UPCOMING: 650 words, photos by 7 p.m.

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— FBN--STEELERS-ANNIVERSARY — Steelers commemorate half century at Saint Vincent College training camp in Latrobe, Pennsylvania. UPCOMING: 500 words, photos by 7 p.m.



OAKVILLE, Ontario — David Hearn is in front entering the last round of the Canadian Open. He is trying to become the first Canadian to win this tournament in 61 years. Jason Day and Bubba Watson are two shots back. UPCOMING: 350 words, photos by 8 p.m.

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— GLF--SENIOR BRITISH OPEN — With the third round cut short because of darkness, Colin Montgomerie and Marco Dawson lead at the Senior British Open in England. UPCOMING: 300 words by 4 p.m.

— GLF--LPGA CLASSIC — Lizette Salas leads by four strokes going into last round of Meijer LPGA Classic in Belmont, Michigan. UPCOMING: 500 words by 7 p.m.

— GLF--EUROPEAN MASTERS — Danny Willett wins European Masters in Switzerland. SENT: 120 words.

— GLF--LADIES SCOTTISH OPEN — Suzann Pettersen up by two shots going into last round of Ladies Scottish Open. UPCOMING: 200 words by 6 p.m.



BUDAPEST, Hungary — Four-time Formula One champion Sebastian Vettel wins the Hungarian Grand Prix for the first time while Nico Rosberg squanders his chances of catching Lewis Hamilton in the title race with a punctured tire near the end. By Jerome Pugmire. SENT: 900 words, photos.

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— CAR--F1-BIANCHI-MINUTE'S SILENCE — Drivers link arms in minute's silence for French driver Jules Bianchi. By Jerome Pugmire. SENT: 400 words, photos.

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— CAR--NHRA — Mopar Mile-High Nationals in Colorado. UPCOMING: 200 words by 6 p.m.



KAZAN, Russia — Christina Jones and Bill May of the U.S. win the first gold medal in new mixed duet technical synchronized swimming at the world championships. The event brings men with jelled hair and nose clips into what has traditionally been a female sport dominated in recent years by Russia. By Beth Harris. SENT: 350 words, photos. UPCOMING: 700 words, photos by 4 p.m.


— TEN--GASTIEN LADIES — Samantha Stosur defeats Karin Knapp for Gastein Ladies title in Austria. SENT: 300 words, photos.

— TEN--SWEDISH OPEN — Benoit Paire wins first ATP title, beating Tommy Robredo in Swedish Open final. SENT: 250 words, photos.

— TEN--CROATIA OPEN — Joao Sousa and Dominic Thiem meet in Croatia Open final. UPCOMING: 150 words by 4 p.m.

— TEN--ISTANBUL CUP — Lesia Tsurenko tops Urszula Radwanska for Istanbul Cup title. UPCOMING: 100 words by 4 p.m.

— TEN--CLARO OPEN — Bernard Tomic faces Adrian Mannarino in Claro Open final in Colombia. UPCOMING: 130 words by 7 p.m.


— BBO--REGGIE JACKSON-CONFRONTATION — Reggie Jackson apologies for profanity-filled outburst with fan wanting autograph. SENT: 120 words.

— VOL--FIVB GRAND PRIX FINALS — U.S. women, having clinched the title, end play against China in FIVB World Grand Prix Finals in Omaha, Nebraska. UPCOMING: 300 words, photos by 6 p.m.






Sunday's Time Schedule (EDT)


Chicago White Sox at Cleveland, 1:10 p.m.

Baltimore at Tampa Bay, 1:10 p.m.

L.A. Dodgers at N.Y. Mets, 1:10 p.m.

Washington at Pittsburgh, 1:35 p.m.

Houston at Kansas City, 2:10 p.m.

N.Y. Yankees at Minnesota, 2:10 p.m.

Atlanta at St. Louis, 2:15 p.m.

Philadelphia at Chicago Cubs, 2:20 p.m.

Texas at L.A. Angels, 3:35 p.m.

Oakland at San Francisco, 4:05 p.m.

Toronto at Seattle, 4:10 p.m.

Milwaukee at Arizona, 4:10 p.m.

Miami at San Diego, 4:10 p.m.

Cincinnati at Colorado, 4:10 p.m.

Detroit at Boston, 8:08 p.m.


Orlando City at New York City FC, 2:30 p.m.

Philadelphia at D.C. United, 5 p.m.

San Jose at Vancouver, 7 p.m.