Your Top Plays for Today
The Associated Press
Aug. 18, 2014
Your Top Plays for Today: AP's Sports Guide
--ROGER FEDERER GETS HIS 6TH TITLE, SERENA WILLIAMS HER 1ST AT CINCINNATI
Roger Federer won an unprecedented sixth championship in Cincinnati, overcoming one bad set. Serena Williams dominated for her first title.
--INBEE PARK WINS LPGA CHAMPIONSHIP, BEATING BRITTANY LINCICOME IN PLAYOFF
Inbee Park successfully defended her LPGA Championship title by beating Brittany Lincicome with a par on the first hole of a playoff.
--NEW SEASON, SAME POSITION: MAN CITY TOPS FLEDGLING PREMIER LEAGUE AFTER 2-0 WIN AT NEWCASTLE
Manchester City began the defense of its Premier League title with a 2-0 away victory over Newcastle with star forwards David Silva and Sergio Aguero scoring at St. James' Park.
--INDIA ALL OUT FOR 94 AS ENGLAND WINS 5TH TEST BY INNINGS AND 244 RUNS TO TAKE SERIES 3-1
England's bowlers destroyed India's batting order once again, dismissing the tourists for only 94 runs to seal a 3-1 series victory on day three of the fifth test at the Oval.
--CUDDYER HITS FOR CYCLE AS ROCKIES RALLY TO BEAT REDS 10-5 IN GAME 2 AFTER 10-9 WIN IN OPENER
Michael Cuddyer hit for the cycle, including a two-run double in Colorado's five-run eighth inning, as the Rockies beat the Cincinnati Reds 10-5 to complete a doubleheader sweep.