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The Associated Press
Dec. 09, 2013
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EVERTON HALTS ARSENAL'S PREMIER LEAGUE MOMENTUM WITH LATE EQUALIZER; FULHAM WINS
Arsenal's Premier League momentum was halted when the Gunners allowed a late equalizer in a 1-1 draw with Everton, while Fulham ended its losing streak by beating Aston Villa 2-0 to give new manager Rene Meulensteen his first victory.
ZACH JOHNSON, WITH A SHOT OUT OF TIGER'S BOOK, BEATS WOODS IN WORLD CHALLENGE
Zach Johnson rallied from four shots behind with eight holes to play, holed out from a drop area for par on the last hole to force a playoff at the World Challenge, and beat the No. 1 player in golf at the World Challenge when Tiger Woods missed a 5-foot par putt on the first extra hole.
PRATER'S RECORD, MANNING'S TDS HELP BRONCOS FIGHT THROUGH COLD FOR 51-28 WIN OVER TITANS
Matt Prater braved the freezing weather to set an NFL record with a 64-yard field goal and Peyton Manning threw four more touchdown passes Sunday to lift the Denver Broncos to a 51-28 victory over the Tennessee Titans.
KOBE BRYANT RETURNS WITH 9 POINTS, BUT TORONTO RAPTORS SNAP SKIDS WITH 106-94 WIN OVER LAKERS
Kobe Bryant had nine points and eight rebounds in his season debut for the Lakers, but Amir Johnson scored a career-high 32 points in the trade-depleted Toronto Raptors' 106-94 victory over Los Angeles.
AUSTRALIA WINS 2ND TEST BY 218 RUNS, TAKES 2-0 LEAD IN ASHES SERIES AGAINST ENGLAND
Michael Clarke's Australians finished off England's tail-enders in less than an hour Monday to win the second test by 218 runs and take a 2-0 series lead into Perth, where they're aiming to reclaim the Ashes with a third straight win.