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Reuters Sports Schedule at 0600 GMT on Wednesday, September 18

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Reuters sports schedule at 0600 GMT on Wednesday:

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SOCCER

Champions League group stage (1845 GMT)

Chelsea v FC Basel

Schalke 04 v Steaua Bucharest

Napoli v Borussia Dortmund

Olympique Marseille v Arsenal

Atletico Madrid v Zenit St Petersburg

Austria Vienna v Porto

Barcelona v Ajax Amsterdam

AC Milan v Celtic

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Dortmund face tough trip to Napoli, Barca play Ajax

LONDON - Champions League runners-up Borussia Dortmund face a tough match at Napoli in a difficult group while four-times European Cup winners Barcelona take on Ajax for the first time. (SOCCER-CHAMPIONS/ (PIX), by Martyn Herman, expect from 2100 GMT/4 PM ET, 600 words)

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BASEBALL

Cards pound Rockies to edge ahead of Pirates

The St. Louis Cardinals pounded Colorado starter Juan Nicasio and cruised to a win over the Rockies to take over first place in the National League Central by one game from the Pittsburgh Pirates, who lost to the San Diego Padres. (BASEBALL-HIGHLIGHTS/, moved, 900 words)

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GOLF

Snedeker set for title defence in PGA Tour's season finale

ATLANTA - The top 30 players on the 2013 PGA Tour assemble at iconic East Lake Golf Club this week for the fourth and final FedExCup playoff event of the year. We continue our build-up to the season's finale where American Brandt Snedeker will defend the title he claimed by three shots 12 months ago. (GOLF-PGA/ (PREVIEW, PIX), 2000 GMT/4 PM ET, by Mark Lamport-Stokes, 400 words)

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NORTH AMERICAN SPORTS

Roundups of off-field developments in the major North American professional sports leagues. (expect by 0001 GMT/8:01 PM ET, by The Sports Xchange, 400 words)

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SAILING

Heavy wind forces pause in America's Cup, buys Oracle time

SAN FRANCISCO - High winds on San Francisco Bay forced a postponement of the 34th America's Cup sailing on Tuesday, delaying a potential final showdown between series leader Emirates Team New Zealand and defender Oracle Team USA. (SAILING-AMERICASCUP/ (PIX), moved, by Noel Randewich, 500 words)

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MOTOR RACING

Formula One Singapore Grand Prix (22)

Vettel hopeful of strengthening grip on title in Singapore

SINGAPORE - Sebastian Vettel will be confident of extending his healthy lead at the top of the Formula One drivers' standings in Singapore this week on a circuit that kick-started his imperious march to a third consecutive title a year ago. (MOTOR RACING-PRIX/ (PREVIEW), expect by 0800, by John O'Brien, 600 words)

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We will also be moving a drivers' form sheet and statistics about the Singapore Grand Prix.

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TENNIS

ATP: St Petersburg Open, Russia (to 22)

Metz Open, France (to 22)

WTA: Guangzhou International, China (to 21)

Korea Open, Seoul (to 22)

Copy on merit

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BASKETBALL

European Basketball championship, Slovenia (to 22)

Copy on merit (Duty editor: John O'Brien)

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