Your Top Plays for Today
The Associated Press
Jul. 17, 2013
Your Top Plays for Today: AP's Sports Guide
--JAMAICAN SPRINTERS UNDER CRIMINAL INVESTIGATION
Jamaican sprinters Asafa Powell, Sherone Simpson and their trainer are now under criminal investigation as the trainer claims he is being set up as the scapegoat.
--RIVERA SHINES IN LAST ALL-STAR GAME AS AMERICAN LEAGUE WINS
Veteran New York Yankees closer Mariano Rivera takes MVP honors as American League beats National League 3-0 in All-Star Game
--CAVANI JOINS PARIS ST. GERMAIN IN RECORD DEAL
Uruguayan striker Edinson Cavani joins Paris Saint-Germain in an $84 million deal which is the richest ever in France and the fifth-biggest transfer fee in football history.
--TOUR DE FRANCE RIVALS INCHES FROM COLLISION
Tour de France leader Chris Froome narrowly avoids hitting fallen rival Alberto Contador on a dangerous descent.
--TIGER WOODS BANKING ON BRITISH OPEN STOPPING RUN OF FIRST-TIME MAJOR WINNERS
The recent trend of golf majors being won by first-timers counts against Tiger Woods and other established stars at the British Open, yet the history of the course is in their favor.