Your Top Plays for Today: AP’s Sports Guide
–ANDY MURRAY ELIMINATED FROM US OPEN IN QUICK TIME BY WAWRINKA
Andy Murray’s U.S. Open title defense came to a surprisingly sudden and one-sided end as he is beaten in straight sets by Stanislas Wawrinka.
–MANNING THROWS 7 TOUCHDOWNS AS BRONCOS BEAT RAVENS IN NFL OPENER
Peyton Manning became the sixth man in NFL history to throw seven touchdowns in a game, leading the Denver Broncos to victory over the Baltimore Ravens in the season opener.
–2020 BID FAVORITE TOKYO EMPHASIZES CLEAN RECORD AHEAD OF IOC VOTE
Tokyo, a narrow favorite among bookmakers in the bid to host the 2020 Olympics, puts the focus on Japan’s clean record in doping ahead of Saturday’s IOC vote.
–DJOKOVIC KEEPS ROLLING INTO US OPEN SEMIS
Novak Djokovic rolled into his 14th consecutive Grand Slam semifinal by beating Mikhail Youzhny, with the only surprise being that the top seed dropped a set.
–MEXICO IN THE MIX FOR 2012 F1 CALENDAR
Mexico has been named among 21 races — but New Jersey has not — in a draft 2014 Formula One calendar distributed to teams ahead of this weekend’s Italian Grand Prix.