Your Top Plays for Today

Monday - 9/8/2014, 3:04am EDT

The Associated Press

Your Top Plays for Today: AP's Sports Guide

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--SERENA WILLIAMS DOMINATES WOZNIACKI TO WIN 3RD CONSECUTIVE US OPEN TITLE, 18TH MAJOR

Serena Williams ended a difficult-for-her Grand Slam season in the best way possible, winning her third consecutive U.S. Open championship and 18th major title overall.

http://hosted.ap.org/dynamic/stories/T/TEN_US_OPEN?SITE=AP&SECTION=HOME&TEMPLATE=DEFAULT

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-- BRYANT KICKS 2 LONG FIELD GOALS AS FALCONS BEAT SAINTS 37-34 IN OT

Matt Bryant kicked a 51-yard field goal on the final play of regulation time, then booted a 52-yarder in overtime to give the Atlanta Falcons a 37-34 victory over the New Orleans Saints in the NFL.

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--GERMANY EDGES SCOTLAND IN OPENING EURO 2016 QUALIFIER, PORTUGAL AND GREECE LOSE

Two months after winning the World Cup, Germany opened its 2016 European Championship campaign with a 2-1 victory over Scotland, while Portugal and Greece both slumped to defeats in their qualifying matches.

http://hosted.ap.org/dynamic/stories/S/SOC_EUROPEAN_ROUNDUP?SITE=AP&SECTION=HOME&TEMPLATE=DEFAULT

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--HORSCHEL GIVES UP LEAD, THEN TAKES IT BACK AT BMW TO SET UP SMOOTH RIDE TO TOUR CHAMPIONSHIP

Billy Horschel gave up a three-shot lead early in the final round of the BMW Championship before rebounding for a two-stroke victory over Bubba Watson.

http://hosted.ap.org/dynamic/stories/G/GLF_BMW_CHAMPIONSHIP?SITE=AP&SECTION=HOME&TEMPLATE=DEFAULT

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-- HAMILTON PRESSURES ROSBERG INTO AN ERROR AND OVERTAKES TO WIN AT MONZA

The fierce rivalry between the Mercedes teammates dominating Formula One took a new turn when Lewis Hamilton pressured Nico Rosberg into a mistake and overtook him to win the Italian Grand Prix.

http://hosted.ap.org/dynamic/stories/C/CAR_F1_ITALIAN_GP?SITE=AP&SECTION=HOME&TEMPLATE=DEFAULT


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