Miles in the seven-stop media tour of boxers Manny Pacquiao and Brandon Rios to hype their Nov. 23 bout in Macao. They met the press last Saturday in Macao, and in the next week will make stops in Beijing; Shanghai; Singapore; Bristol, Conn.; New York City; and Beverly Hills, Calif.
Birdies in 18 holes for former Eastern Kentucky golfer Jesse Massie, 25, who shot a 56 on the 6,540-yard, par-72 Glenmary Country Club course in Louisville. Massie also eagled the 12th.
PENALTY STROKE INCURRED BY MASSIE, WHO PLAYS IN THE CAROLINA SERIES OF THE NGA PRO GOLF TOUR, FOR A DRIVE THAT GOT STUCK IN A TREE ON THE 5TH HOLE.
Teams banned for 10 years by the Nigerian Football Federation, which determined that the Plateau United Feeders' 79--0 victory over Akurba FC, and the Police Machine's 67--0 win over Babayaro FC were the results of a "fraudulent conspiracy" that helped the victors go from amateur status to professional.
Lorenzo Cain, Royals