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–SWEDE WINS $10 MILLION WORLD SERIES OF POKER PRIZE
Swedish poker pro Martin Jacobson wins $10 million World Series of Poker prize
–NOT BORN IN THE USA – NOWITZKI’S NBA RECORD
Dirk Nowitzki is now the highest-scoring NBA player born outside the United States. The Dallas star passed Hakeem Olajuwon for ninth place on the all-time scoring list in Tuesday night’s game against Sacramento.
–RANGERS END PITTSBURGH’S 7-GAME WINNING STREAK
Henrik Lundqvist made 33 saves for his third shutout of the season as the Rangers ended Pittsburgh’s seven-game winning streak with a 5-0 victory.
–FEDERER MOVES CLOSER TO SEMIFINALS AT ATP FINALS
Roger Federer made the most of Kei Nishikori’s erratic play to secure a 6-3, 6-2 victory and move closer to a semifinal spot at the ATP Finals.
FIDDLING WITH QUALIFYING LANDS A BAN FOR VANESSA-MAE
Pop violinist Vanessa-Mae was banned from competitive skiing for four years for taking part in races that were fixed to allow her to qualify for the Winter Olympics in Sochi.