Your Top Plays for Today
The Associated Press
Sep. 01, 2014
Your Top Plays for Today: AP's Sports Guide
--CAROLINE WOZNIACKI WEARS DOWN MARIA SHARAPOVA TO REACH US OPEN QUARTERFINALS
Caroline Wozniacki wore down Maria Sharapova to win in three sets at the U.S. Open and return to a Grand Slam quarterfinal for the first time in more than two years.
--MOTOGP WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP LEADER MARC MARQUEZ WINS BRITISH GP
MotoGP world championship leader Marc Marquez held off Jorge Lorenzo in a back-and-forth battle from start to finish to win the British Grand Prix at Silverstone.
--LIVERPOOL RESPONDS TO SETBACK WITH 3-0 WIN AT TOTTENHAM; ARSENAL HELD BY LEICESTER
Liverpool had the look of Premier League title challengers again during an electrifying win at Tottenham, while Arsenal's scoring struggles were once more exposed in a draw at Leicester.
--IN A WIDE-OPEN TOURNAMENT, RUSSELL HENLEY EMERGES WITH A 1-SHOT LEAD IN DEUTSCHE BANK
Russell Henley made five birdies in a seven-hole stretch on his way to a 6-under 65, giving him a one-shot lead in the Deutsche Bank Championship going into a Monday finish loaded with possibilities.
--TROUT HOMERS AS ANGELS COMPLETE 4-GAME SWEEP WITH 8-1 WIN OVER OAKLAND
Mike Trout hit his career-high 31st homer and drove in three runs as the Los Angeles Angels finished off a four-game sweep, beating the Oakland Athletics 8-1.