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The Latest: Heat wave means water giveaway at Russia-Uruguay

SAMARA, Russia (AP) With Russia set to play Uruguay in a heat wave, authorities in Samara say they’ll be distributing free drinking water at the stadium. The local government is warning temperatures could hit 35 degrees Celsius (95 degrees Fahrenheit) at the Samara Arena around the time of the game Monday. Some fans must walk nearly a mile (1.6 kilometers) ...

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Watch: Webb's 59 bid ends with water ball at 17

PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla. – If there’s no better tale in sports than the reclamation project, count Jason Day among this week’s crowd favorites. It’s easy to overlook the round-faced Australian. You can dismiss his name on a crowded Players Championship leaderboard as standard fare or a foregone conclusion, a player doing exactly what he should be doing. After all, ...

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Two late water balls doom Spieth-Palmer to MC

AVONDALE, La. – Kevin Kisner and Scott Brown nearly won the Zurich Classic last year after Kisner’s stunning chip shot forced a playoff that they eventually lost. Another good round Friday put the duo back in contention at TPC Louisiana. Kisner and Brown shot a 2-under 70 to pull within one shot of leaders Michael Kim and Andrew Putnam. The ...

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Stock Watch: Rory's slam chances taking on water

HILTON HEAD ISLAND, S.C. – Jordan Spieth tapped in for bogey and turned toward that iconic leaderboard adjacent to the 18th green at Augusta National. It was the first time all day he’d allowed himself a peak. He hadn’t checked after making birdie on his first two holes, after he made the turn at 5 under par, not even after ...

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