RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) -- Brazil and superstar Neymar were the first to qualify for next year's World Cup, save for Russia which gets an automatic berth as the host.
Always the consummate planner, Lindsey Vonn has every detail scribbled in a calendar from now until her season starts in November. - ''Defend'' her downhill crown at the Winter Olympics in South Korea (she didn't get that chance in Sochi because of a knee injury). ''I'
True to form, the anchor of those Olympic champions came out on top in Iowa. LaShawn Merritt held off Rio relay teammate Tony McQuay and 2012 silver medalist Kirani James of Grenada to win the men's 400 on Friday.
ROME (AP) -- Michigan's football team tuned up for its final day together in Italy with a practice and a chemistry-building event.