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Your Top Plays for Today: AP’s Sports Guide
--SHARAPOVA LOSES IN ANOTHER 4TH-ROUND UPSET AT THE AUSSIE OPEN, AZARENKA ADVANCES
With Maria Sharapova following Serena Williams out of the Australian Open in the second upset in 24 hours, attention turned quickly to defending champion Victoria Azarenka’s bid for a third consecutive title.
--NO. 1S ALL AROUND IN SUPER BOWL: MANNING’S DENVER BRONCOS TO PLAY SHERMAN’S SEATTLE SEAHAWKS
Peyton Manning and the Denver Broncos will face the best defense they’ve met all season when they play Richard Sherman’s Seattle Seahawks in the Super Bowl.
--MAN U’S EPL TITLE DEFENSE FALTERS FURTHER AS ETO’O HAT TRICK GIVES CHELSEA 3-1 WIN OVER CHAMPS
Manchester United’s title defense faltered further as a Samuel Eto’o-inspired Chelsea cast the champions further adrift from the Premier League elite with a 3-1 victory Sunday.
--AFFLALO HAS DOUBLE-DOUBLE AS MAGIC BEAT CELTICS 93-91 TO END SEASON-HIGH 10-GAME LOSING STREAK
Arron Afflalo had 20 points and 13 rebounds, and Tobias Harris added 18 points as the Orlando Magic ended a season-high 10-game losing streak with a 93-91 win over the Boston Celtics.
--PATRICK REED WINS HUMANA CHALLENGE, FOLLOWING STRING OF 63S WITH A 71
Patrick Reed followed three straight 9-under 63s with a 1-under 71 on Sunday at PGA West’s Arnold Palmer Private Course, enough to beat Ryan Palmer by two strokes at the Humana Challenge.