Your Top Plays for Today

Your Top Plays for Today: AP’s Sports Guide

–SOCHI PREPARED FOR WINTER OLMPICS OPENING CEREMONY

Some competition may have already begun but the official opening ceremony of the Sochi Olympics is about to begin.

http://wintergames.ap.org/article/sochis-opening-show-let-putins-games-begin

–LOUPE REVELS IN THE RAIN TO TAKE PEBBLE BEACH LEAD

Andrew Loupe is the surprise leader after a wet opening day at the Pebble Beach Pro-Am.

http://m.apnews.com/ap/db-268750/contentdetail.htm?contentguid=3mtk2wYN

–VIDIC SAYS HE WILL LEAVE MANCHESTER UNITED AT SEASON’S END

Center back Nemanja Vidic says he will leave Manchester United at the end of the season and move to another league.

http://m.apnews.com/ap/db-268759/contentdetail.htm?contentguid=fOsrtdKY

–ILL NADAL PULLS OUT OF BUENOS AIRES

Rafael Nadal withdraws from the Buenos Aires tournament due to a stomach bug.

http://bigstory.ap.org/article/nadal-pulls-out-buenos-aires-because-illness

–ROMA PUNISHED OVER FAN CHANTS

Roma will have sections of its Stadio Olimpico closed as punishment for anti-Neapolitan chants.

http://www.sfgate.com/sports/article/Roma-has-sections-of-stadium-closed-for-2-matches-5210348.php