Sooners vs. Longhorns in Big D...Yanks vs. Tigers in Big Apple...Murray knocks off No. 1
DALLAS (AP) — Two traditional college football powerhouse programs meet today in Dallas for the 107th renewal of the Red River Rivalry. Thirteenth-ranked Oklahoma is 3-1 while No. 15 Texas is 4-1. Both are 1-1 in Big 12 play.
NEW YORK (AP) — The East champion Yankees host the Central champion Tigers tonight for Game 1 of the best-of-seven American league Championship Series. New York beat visiting Baltimore 3-1 last night in the decisive game of their best-of-five AL Division Series. Detroit finished off its ALDS against Oakland with a Game 5 win on Thursday.
SHANGHAI (AP) — Two-time defending champion Andy Murray beat top-ranked Roger Federer 6-4, 6-4 today in the Shanghai Masters, setting up a rematch of the U.S. Open final against Novak Djokovic (NOH'-vak JOH'-kuh-vich). Djokovic reached his 10th final of the season when he beat fourth-seeded Tomas Berdych (TOH'-mahs bur-DEEK') 6-3, 6-4 in the first semi.
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — U.S. Open titleholder Na-yeon Choi finished off a rain-interrupted 3-under 68 today to maintain a two-stroke lead over fellow South Korean Inbee Park at the LPGA tournament in Malaysia. Australian Karrie (KAHR'-ee) Webb is another two shots back and alone in third place with 18 holes left to play.
YEONGAM, South Korea (AP) — Red Bulls' Mark Webber and Sebastein Vettel qualified one-two for Sunday's Korean Grand Prix. Formula One points leader Fernando Alonso starts fourth, alongside Lewis Hamilton.