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SOC--ENGLISH ROUNDUP

LONDON " Harry Kane's double gave Tottenham a 3-2 victory over Everton to go seven points behind Premier League leader Chelsea on Sunday, while third-placed Manchester City is a point further back after sweeping to a 2-0 victory at Sunderland. By Rob Harris. SENT: 450 words, photos.

NEW/DEVELOPING:

CRI--INDIA-AUSTRALIA

BANGALORE, India " Australia starts the third day looking to build on its 48-run first-innings lead over India in the second cricket test. UPCOMING: 400 words by 1200 GMT, photos.

SOC--TOTTENHAM-EVERTON

LONDON " Whether scoring from distance or performing an intricate goal celebration, Harry Kane makes it look easy. By Rob Harris. SENT: 650 words, photos.

GLF--MEXICO CHAMPIONSHIP

MEXICO CITY " Dustin Johnson survived a few anxious moments on the back nine by playing mistake-free when it mattered to win the Mexico Championship in his debut as the No.

1 player in the world. By Doug Ferguson. SENT: 680 words, photos.

CRI--PSL FINAL

LAHORE, Pakistan " Former West Indies captain Darren Sammy led Peshawar Zalmi to the Pakistan Super League Twenty20 title with a 58-run victory against Quetta Gladiators in a trouble-free final on Sunday. By Rizwan Ali. SENT: 830 words, photos.

SOC--RUSSIA-HOOLIGANS

MOSCOW " A Russian lawmaker has proposed an unorthodox solution to the country's problems with soccer hooliganism ahead of next year's World Cup " legalize it and make it a spectator sport. SENT: 390 words, photos.

FOOTBALL:

SOC--SUNDERLAND-MAN CITY

SUNDERLAND, England " Manchester City survived an early scare before goals from Sergio Aguero and Leroy Sane secured a 2-0 victory at bottom-placed Sunderland in the Premier League on Sunday. SENT: 180 words, photos.

SOC--SPANISH ROUNDUP

MADRID " With veteran striker Fernando Torres watching his team play just three days after collapsing on the field, Atletico Madrid comfortably defeated Valencia 3-0 to regain fourth place in the Spanish league on Sunday. By Tales Azzoni. SENT: 640 words, photos.

SOC--ITALIAN ROUNDUP

MILAN " There is still a glimmer of hope for Roma and Napoli. Juventus was prevented from going 10 points clear in Serie A as a lethargic performance saw the leaders held 1-1 at Udinese on Sunday. It was Juve's first draw in the league this season. By Daniella Matar. SENT: 820 words, photos.

SOC--GERMAN ROUNDUP

BERLIN " Eintracht Frankfurt's hopes of European football took a knock Sunday in a 2-1 defeat at home to Freiburg, the club's fourth straight Bundesliga loss. By Ciaran Fahey. SENT: 390 words, photos.

WITH:

" SOC--LEVERKUSEN-SCHMIDT " Bayer Leverkusen fires coach Roger Schmidt after dismal run. SENT: 310 words, photos.

SOC--FRENCH ROUNDUP

PARIS " Teenage forward Kylian Mbappe further underlined his reputation on Sunday as arguably the rising star of European football. He scored two more goals, helping league leader Monaco crush Nantes 4-0 to restore its three-point lead at the top of the French league. By Jerome Pugmire. SENT: 780 words, photos.

ATHLETICS:

ATH--EURO INDOORS

BELGRADE, Serbia " Ivana Spanovic produced the best indoor women's long jump for 28 years as she soared to victory at the European indoor championships on Sunday. SENT: 420 words, photos.

GOLF:

GLF--LORENA OCHOA

MEXICO CITY " Lorena Ochoa is returning to LPGA Tour competition for the first time in five years, but only for her tournament. By Doug Ferguson. SENT: 320 words.

GLF--TSHWANE OPEN

PRETORIA, South Africa " Dean Burmester finished with a 65 for a convincing three-shot victory at the Tshwane Open on Sunday, his maiden European Tour title. SENT: 200 words.

SKIING:

SKI--WCUP-MEN'S SLALOM

KRANJSKA GORA, Slovenia " Overall World Cup champion Marcel Hirscher wrapped up his fourth slalom title Sunday with Austrian compatriot Michael Matt winning the penultimate race of the season. SENT: 300 words, photos.

SKI--NORDIC WORLDS

LAHTI, Finland " Canadian skier Alex Harvey won the men's 50-kilometer freestyle cross-country ski race at the Nordic world championships Sunday. SENT: 250 words, photos.

CYCLING:

CYC--PARIS-NICE

BOIS D'ARCY, France " Frenchman Arnaud Demare won the first stage of the Paris-Nice race on Sunday, while two-time champions Alberto Contador and Richie Porte lost ground in windy conditions. SENT: 290 words.

CRICKET:

CRI--WEST INDIES-ENGLAND

NORTH SOUND, Antigua " Joe Root and Chris Woakes shared a 102-run undefeated partnership as England beat West Indies by four wickets in the second one-day cricket international on Sunday to clinch the series. SENT: 270 words, photos.

ICE HOCKEY:

HKN--GMS MEETING

NHL general managers are expected to talk about video review and concussion protocol for goaltenders at their annual March meeting. By Stephen Whyno. SENT: 670 words, photos.

Other stories:

" BOX--HAYE-BELLEW INJURIES " Bellew breaks hand, Haye ruptures Achilles in British bout. SENT: 100 words, photos.

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