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US cruises in final tuneup game before the FIBA World Cup of Basketball

...Faried wearing out the Slovenians ? and even hooking up on a rare big-to-big alley-oop when Davis threw down Faried's lob pass for a 65-39 lead midway through the third quarter.Kyrie Irving added 13 points while starting at point guard for the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nba/2014-08-26/us-cruises-final-tuneup-game-
Agassi advances into the fourth round

MELBOURNE, Australia - Four-time champion Andre Agassi used lobs and stinging passes to hold off Taylor Dent 7-5, 7-6 (3), 6-1 Friday, reaching the fourth round of the Australian Open...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/01/22/oth_440651.shtml
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With winning streak at 19, Lakers rest for Finals

...Shaquille O'Neal has time for his sprained left ankle to heal. Kobe Bryant will have a chance to polish up his no-look lobs. Derek Fisher can practice 3-pointers, and Rick Fox's long locks will grow shaggier. Waiting a week or more for their...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/05/29/nba_315610.shtml
NBA
Graf's record `Slam' run ended by Coetzer

...limit of her tolerance for pain. Ice packs during the match didn't help, nor did retreats to the shade. She dizzily watched lobs disappear into the blazing sun and whacked overheads into the net. Playing hurt is a way of life for Graf, pain her constant...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/01/20/oth_202849.shtml
Other sports
Hingis overcomes Zvereva in second set

...second-set tiebreaker 6-0, 7-6, to reach the semifinals at Sea Pines Racquet Club. Zvereva's screwball assortment of lobs, spins and slices caught up with Hingis after a quick opening set. "In one way, it's fun to play her," Hingis said...

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Other sports
Venus Williams faces Hingis in Italian final

...against top-ranked Martina Hingis. "I wanted to end it quickly, but we all know she likes to hit a lot of balls, a lot of lobs," Williams said. "No one likes to play a 2 1/2 -hour match." Williams will face Hingis in today's final at the Foro...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/05/10/oth_227867.shtml
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Agnieszka Radwanska upends Venus Williams to capture title at Rogers Cup

...Williams answered with a break that had the fans on their feet. Radwanska hit a drop shot, Williams dropped back, Radwanska hit a lob and Williams got back in time to win the point with a cross-court smash. Radwanska settled back in to finish the set and opened...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-08-10/agnieszka-radwanska-
Syracuse's late run helps Orange drop Minnesota at Maui Invitational

...the Vikings (3-3), the brothers helped the Wildcats (5-1) close with a 24-7 run including a pair of Aaron Harrison lobs inside to Willie Cauley-Stein for dunks along with a three-point play with 3:55 left to tie it at 54. NO. 15 FLORIDA...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2013-11-25/syracuses-late-run-helps-
Rafael Nadal scrambles to pull out victory in first round at Wimbledon

...set, tumbling to the grass while hitting a forehand at the baseline, rolling over, getting up and hitting a backhand topspin lob for a winner.Federer lost here in the second round last year to No. 116 Sergei Stakhovsky, but was never in danger against...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-06-24/rafael-nadal-scrambl
Nadal rolls to French Open title

...formidable foe ? Djokovic won 10 of the first 15 points that lasted at least 10 strokes ? he came up with a desperation defensive lob that landed right near the baseline, drawing a netted overhead from Nadal to earn a break point. Soon, it was 4-all.But...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-06-08/nadal-rolls-french-open-titl