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Philipp Kohlschreiber cap­tured his eighth ca­reer ATP tour ti­tle by de­feat­ing Joao Sousa, 6-3, 6-4, in the fi­nal of the Gen­er­ali Open in Kitzbue­hel, Aus­tria . . . .

Kyle Busch won the NASCAR Xfin­ity Se­ries race at Watkins Glen (N.Y.) International, re­cov­er­ing from a spinout and a pit road penalty.

Busch topped the Penske Rac­ing duo of Joey Logano and Brad Ke­selowski and eas­ily beat them on a restart with three laps to go for his 90th se­ries win . . . .

In the WNBA, Kelsey Plum scored 23 points, in­clud­ing a three-pointer with 90 sec­onds left in over­time that gave host San An­to­nio the lead for good as the Stars beat the Seat­tle Storm, 8780, for their third straight win . . . .

Court­ney Van­der­sloot scored 26 points to help the Chicago Sky de­feat the At­lanta Dream, 91-86, in Rose­mont, Ill . . . .

En­vi­ron­men­tal ac­tivists sailed across Rio de Janeiro’s Gua­n­abara Bay to protest pol­lu­tion in the city’s water­ways and bro­ken prom­ises to clean them up around the 2016 Olympics.

The silent flotilla co­in­cided with the one-year an­niver­sary of the start of the Rio Games. The Brazil­ian city pledged in its Olympic bid to treat 80 per­cent of its wa­ter waste by the time the Games be­gan but failed to de­liver on that prom­ise . . . .

Gun Run­ner won the Whit­ney Stakes by 51/4 lengths as the 3-5 fa­vorite at Saratoga, giv­ing Hall of Fame trainer Steve As­mussen his first vic­tory in the $1.2 mil­lion race in Saratoga Springs, N.Y.

Rid­den by Florent Ger­oux, Gun Run­ner ran 11/8 miles in 1:47.71.

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