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WATCH LIVE: Nadal, Murray compete in men’s singles semis

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The men’s singles tennis competition is into the semifinal round, and the last two gold medalists in the event are still alive. Great Britain’s Andy Murray will be playing in the first semifinal against Japan’s Kei Nishikori, with Nishikori coming off of a three-set win over France’s Gael Monfils. The other semifinal matches Spain’s Rafael Nadal, who won gold in men’s doubles Friday night, and Argentina’s Juan Martin Del Potro.

Three of the top four seeds are in the men’s singles semis with Del Potro, who beat top seed Novak Djokovic, being the lone exception. Those two semifinals will be followed by the women’s bronze and gold medal matches, with American Madison Keys playing for bronze.

WATCH LIVE: Tennis (Women’s singles medal matches, Men’s singles semifinals, Women’s doubles bronze medal match) — 11 a.m. Eastern

The gold medal match is between Puerto Rico’s Monica Puig, who has guaranteed Puerto Rico its first Olympic tennis medal, and Germany’s Angelique Kerber. The women’s doubles bronze medal match pits two teams from the Czech Republic against each other, with Lucie Safarova and Barbara Strycova playing against Andrea Hlavackova and Lucie Hradeka.

Closing out the day on the tennis courts will be the mixed doubles semis, with Americans Venus Williams and Rajeev Ram playing India’s Sania Mirza and Rohan Bopanna. The second semifinal features another American team, with Bethanie Mattek-Sands and Jack Sock facing Lucie Hradeka and Radek Stepanek of the Czech Republic.

New Zealand sweeps Rugby World Cup Sevens, celebrates with haka

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SAN FRANCISCO — New Zealand has won a World Cup Sevens double for the second time after the men’s team beat England 33-12 in San Francisco on Sunday to follow the Black Ferns’ win in the women’s tournament.

The New Zealand teams won the men’s and women’s titles in Russia in 2013 and again were dominant.

Sione Molia scored two of New Zealand’s five tries in the men’s final, and South Africa held off Olympic champion Fiji 24-19 to take bronze.

The weekend results mean New Zealanders are the men’s and women’s World Cup holders in the traditional 15-a-side rugby and the sevens.

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Tour de France rider expelled for punching cyclist

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CARCASSONNE, FRANCE (AP) — Team Sky rider Gianni Moscon was expelled from the Tour de France on Sunday after he appeared to deliberately hit a fellow cyclist during the race.

The Italian lashed out at French rider Elie Gesbert of Team Fortuneo while both were competing during Stage 15 from Millau to Carcassonne.

“I’m sorry for today’s incident, and I totally regret my actions,” Moscon said. “I would like to personally apologize to Elie Gesbert…. What happened was wrong and was a bad example coming from me to everyone, and I want to publicly apologize. … I make no excuse for it and accept the decision of the race organizers.”

Team Sky director Dave Brailsford said the team would consider taking further action against Moscon after the Tour concludes next weekend.

The 24-year-old Moscon was suspended by Sky for six weeks last year for using a racial slur against an opponent.

His expulsion leaves Sky with seven riders.

Sky’s Geraint Thomas is leading the race ahead of teammate Chris Froome after 15 of 21 stages.

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