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TORONTO MARATHON: Procopio Franco of Mexico won the Toronto Marathon by more than a minute Sunday, and Olga Kovpotina of Ukraine captured the women's division.

Franco completed the 26.2 miles in 2 hours, 16 minutes, 42 seconds. Danny Kassap of Canada was second in 2:17:47, followed by Bernard Onsare of Kenya in 2:18:47. Kovpotina won in 2:31:47. Lioudmila Kortchaguina of Russia was second in 2:36:02 and Aurica Buia of Romania was third in 2:46:09.

AMSTERDAM MARATHON: Kenya's Robert Cheboror won the Amsterdam Marathon on Sunday in a course record of 2 hours, 6 minutes, 22 seconds. Six Kenyans finished among the top 10.

Slovenia's Helena Japornik won the women's division in 2:27:32 on the flat, fast course.


REGATTA WINNER: America's Cup holder Alinghi of Switzerland became the third different syndicate to win a regatta leading up to the 2007 cup.

Alinghi used a pair of top-three performances on the final day of racing to win the Louis Vuitton Act 3, a fleet-racing regatta involving eight syndicates.

Team New Zealand, swept in five races by Alinghi in the 2003 America's Cup in Auckland, and San Francisco-based BMW Oracle Racing won Sunday's two races to finish second and third overall.

Rounding out the standings were Italy's Luna Rossa, K-Challenge and Le Defi of France, Team Shosholoza of South Africa and +39 of Italy.

Organizers plan several regattas leading up to the 2007 America's Cup, which will be held in Valencia. The pre-regattas will help determine seeding for the challenger elimination series in 2007.


KREMLIN CUP: Anastasia Myskina and Nikolay Davydenko won singles championships at the Kremlin Cup on Sunday, then teamed with compatriots to capture the women's and men's doubles finals for a Russian sweep of all four titles.

Myskina won this event for the second straight year, running off 10 straight games to defeat Elena Dementieva 7-5, 6-0 in the tournament's first all-Russian final. Davydenko saved three match points in rallying past Britain's Greg Rusedski 3-6, 6-3, 7-5 for his second title this year.

Myskina and Vera Zvonareva defeated top-seeded Virginia Ruano Pascual of Spain and Paola Suarez of Argentina 6-3, 4-6, 6-2 in doubles, . It was Myskina's second career doubles title. Among the men, Davydenko and Igor Andreev downed top-seeded Mahesh Bhupathi of India and Jonas Bjorkman of Sweden 3-6, 6-3, 6-4.


HENRY WINS 3RD STRAIGHT: Doug Henry earned his third straight AMA Supermoto victory, holding off Jeff Ward by 1.164 seconds Sunday in Del Mar, Calif.

Henry, a former AMA Motocross champion, led throughout the 18-lap race at the Del Mar Fairground circuit for his fourth win in six rounds. He moved within 10 points of Ward, the series leader, with one race remaining. Kurt Nicoll finished third.