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Commonwealth Games: Live blog day 6

The 21-year old is unlikely to win, still being in eighth place, but achieving such a score on this stage will be satisfying nonetheless.


Related Topix: Sports, Sean Doherty, Winter Sports, Olympic Biathlon, Olympics, Cricket, New Zealand

5 hrs ago | The Gazette

Is this the path to the Olympic podium?

The U.S. doesn't yet have the financial backing to commit to full-time curlers like some other countries do - Great Britain, China, Russia, for example.


Related Topix: Ann Swisshelm, Sports, Phill Drobnick, Olympics, Winter Sports, Olympic Curling, Pete Fenson

Wed Jul 30, 2014

Edmonton Journal

MacKinnon: Legacy a key Commonwealth Games issue

Canada's Brianne Theisen-Eaton, left, celebrates with the Maple Leaf after winning the women's heptathlon 800m athletics event and taking the overall heptathlon gold medal with teammate and overall silver medallist Jessica Zelinka t Hampden Park during the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow, Scotland, on July 30, 2014.


Related Topix: Sports, Brianne Theisen, Summer Olympic, Olympic Athletics, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Jessica Zelinka, FIFA World Cup, FIFA Soccer World Cup

Cho to lead 2018 Olympics organizing committee

The Hanjin Group chairman was unanimously elected in a meeting of 94 committee officials on Thursday and will serve out the remainder of Kim Jin-sun's scheduled term as the Pyeongchang organizing committee president, which was due to expire in October next year.


Related Topix: Sports, Olympics

Concord Pacific fights bid to replace False Creek sales centre with park

The hot, dry weather has Vancouverites out catching some rays at beaches around the city.


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UCLA's Pauley Pavilion drenched in hoops history

Pauley Pavilion, UCLA's storied basketball arena where John Wooden coached teams that won eight of his 10 national championships, was drying out Wednesday after its court was deluged by 10 inches of water when a 93-year-old pipe burst near the campus in Westwood.


Related Topix: Tyler Trapani, Sports, Summer Olympic, Olympic Basketball, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Matt Hamilton, Winter Sports, Olympic Curling


UCLA's Pauley Pavilion drenched in hoops history

Testing software provider ExamSoft Worldwide Inc. says a processing issue has caused a delay for some bar exam takers in multiple states in submitting their answers.


Related Topix: Sports, Matt Hamilton, Olympics, Winter Sports, Olympic Curling, Summer Olympic, Summer Olympics, Olympic Basketball

Swindon Advertiser

Swindon's 160 greatest headline makers...part 9

TO celebrate the Adver's 160th anniversary this year we present a Swindon Roll of Honour comprising 160 headline makers from the history of our town.


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Hockey players win another 'Amazing Race' leg

Olympians Meaghan Mikkelson and Natalie Spooner breezed to a fourth straight first-place finish as "The Amazing Race Canada" continued its Far East sojourn, while fortune found perpetually panicked siblings Sukhi and Jinder Atwal - but not before some desperate floundering in a glitzy casino.


Related Topix: Sports, Olympic Hockey, Olympics, Winter Sports, Meaghan Mikkelson (2010 Vancouver Olympics)

WLBT-TV Jackson

Tokyo governor defends venue relocation plans

Tokyo Governor Yoichi Masuzoe on Wednesday defended his call to cut costs by relocating some venues for the 2020 Olympics, even if it threatens plans for having almost all the facilities close to the athletes village.


Related Topix: Sports, Olympics

Tue Jul 29, 2014


Martinez to compete in skating Grand Prix

Michael Christian Martinez of the Philippines competes during the figure skating men's free skating program at the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics.


Related Topix: Sports, More Sports, Figure Skating, Competitive Skating, Ice Skating, Winter Sports, Olympic Figure Skating, Olympics

Park Record

Reflections on Sochi

Sage Kotsenburg shows off his ESPY trophy for Best Male Olympic Athlete at the USSA Partner Summit in Park City on Thursday.


Related Topix: Snowboard, Sage Kotsenburg, Action Sport, Sports, Kaitlyn Farrington, Winter Sports, Joss Christensen, David Wise, Maddie Bowman, Olympic Snowboarding, Olympics, Park City, UT

The Madison Press

Bead Deamons shooting for success3:53 pm

Members of Madison County Fish & Game Association's Bead Deamons Youth Trapshooting Team are front row from left: Cole Henry, Mason Howard, Xavier Nelson and Addison Curry; second row: Bradley Wilson, Gunner Hall, Josh Yokum and Kent Writesel; third row: Walker Preston and Alex Beard.


Related Topix: Sports, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Olympic Shooting, Summer Olympics, Bradley Wilson, Olympic Snowboarding, Winter Sports

Too Many Men On The Site

Ryan Miller: Overrated or Not?

Jan 21, 2014; Buffalo, NY, USA; Buffalo Sabres goalie Ryan Miller during the second period against the Florida Panthers at First Niagara Center.


Related Topix: Sports, Olympic Hockey, Winter Sports, Olympics, Ryan Miller (2010 Vancouver Olympics), NHL Hockey, Buffalo Sabres, NHL Northeast Divison, Roberto Luongo, Florida Panthers, NHL Southeast Division, NHL Players, Brian Elliott

News Observer

Hurricanes' Staal undergoes surgery

Carolina Hurricanes center Eric Staal underwent surgery for a core muscle injury he suffered during offseason training and is expected to ready for the start of training camp.


Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, Eric Staal, NHL Southeast Division, Carolina Hurricanes, NHL Players, Olympic Hockey, Eric Staal (2010 Vancouver Olympics), Olympics, Winter Sports

SLAM! Sports

Red Wings sign Tatar to 3-year deal

Apr 13, 2014; St. Louis, MO, USA; St. Louis Blues goalie Ryan Miller makes a save on Detroit Red Wings left wing Tomas Tatar .


Related Topix: Sports, Detroit Red Wings, NHL Hockey, Tomas Tatar, NHL Players, Olympic Hockey, Olympics, Ryan Miller (2010 Vancouver Olympics), Winter Sports, NHL Central Division

Blackhhawk up

Patrick Kane Appears In The New Gatorade Commercial

May 26, 2014; Los Angeles, CA, USA; Chicago Blackhawks right wing Patrick Kane reacts in the third period in game four of the Western Conference Final of the 2014 Stanley Cup Playoffs against the Los Angeles Kings at Staples Center.


Related Topix: Sports, Olympic Hockey, Olympics, Winter Sports, Patrick Kane (2010 Vancouver Olympics), NHL Hockey, Chicago Blackhawks, NHL Central Division, Los Angeles Kings, NHL Pacific Division

Mon Jul 28, 2014

The Globe and Mail

Hockey Canada kicks off under-17 program overhaul with Calgary camp

Hockey Canada begins an overhaul of its under-17 men's program this week by bringing together more than 100 of the country's best 16-year-olds for a new camp.


Related Topix: Ice Hockey, Winter Sports, Sports, Olympics

Daily Mail

Olympic champion Amy Williams reveals her whirlwind engagement to...

'My dad is a hero': Doctor who stopped psychiatric patient's deadly hospital rampage gives a smile and wave as he recovers from his injuries with a lot of encouragement from his proud daughter Schoolgirl Abigail Herndandez, 15, who reappeared last week after vanishing nine months ago has 'lost a lot of weight' and is in deteriorated health, ... (more)


Related Topix: Sports, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Amy Williams, Winter Sports, Olympic Skeleton

Morning Tip: Olympic Medals, Eh?

The players on his Canadian AAU team, CIA Bounce, hadn't played much outside of their native country.


Related Topix: Sports, Olympics, Summer Olympic, LeBron James, Summer Olympics, Olympic Basketball