Here is the latest Kentucky and Tennessee sports news from The Associated Press

Posted at 4:30 AM, Jun 29, 2019
and last updated 2019-06-29 04:30:12-04

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Travis McCabe won a tight sprint to win the men’s criterium and Emma White built a big enough gap in the women’s race to win comfortably at the U.S. road national championships.

ARCADIA, Calif. (AP) — The owner of Santa Anita says “significant improvements” have occurred since it imposed reforms during its recent racing season when 30 horses died at the Southern California track. Track owner The Stronach Group released a statement that cites a 58% decrease in the number of fatalities during the winter-spring meet since new rules took effect in mid-March.

NEW ALBANY, Ind. (AP) — Health officials are warning attendees at a recent wrestling event in southern Indiana to get tested for HIV and hepatitis C due to possible exposure to blood-borne pathogens. The Floyd County Health Department says those at last Sunday’s “Welcome to the Wreckroom” event in New Albany may have been exposed to blood or bodily fluids. The event’s co-promoter John Glenn says wrestlers are “tested regularly.” New Albany is located across the Ohio River from Louisville, Kentucky