Your Top Plays for Today: AP’s Sports Guide
–RUSSIA OUT OF RUNNING FOR HOCKEY GOLD
Russia loses its shot at hockey gold at Sochi 2014 after losing to Finland, providing the lowlight on a bad day for the host nation.
–ATLETICO, BAYERN TAKE AWAY VICTORIES IN CHAMPIONS LEAGUE
Atletico Madrid and Bayern Munich win at Milan, Arsenal respectively to put one foot in Champions League quarterfinals.
–MCDOWELL COMEBACK HIGHLIGHTS MATCH PLAY
Graeme McDowell pulls off a big comeback on a day of memorable turnarounds at the Match Play Championship.
–BRAZIL’S ARMY ON ALERT FOR WORLD CUP DUTY
Brazil’s president says the nation’s armed forces could be called on to contain possible violent protests during the upcoming World Cup.