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An Olympic champion in the 400-meter freestyle at the 2012 London Games, Camille Muffat of France is retiring from competition at the age of 24. Muffat was also a runner-up in the 200-meter freestyle and won a bronze medal in the 4x200 freestyle relay two years ago.
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Yohan Blake experienced a setback on his return to full fitness Friday, pulling up during the 100 meters at the Glasgow Grand Prix, stumbling to the track and leaving in a wheelchair.
Andre Iguodala will not participate in USA Basketball national team training for the FIBA World Cup while recovering from a procedure on his right knee, Warriors coach Steve Kerr said Friday.
NBA superstar LeBron James announced Friday he would be returning to the Cleveland Cavaliers.
"With Ozil in the squad Arsenal was to winning the league title . I hope I can make a contribution so we can win as many titles as possible," Sanchez said on the club's official website, www.arsenal.com.
Argentina and Germany have appeared collectively in nine previous World Cup finals and two against each other.
A defeat for Argentina would be historic: Never has a European team been crowned champion on this side of the Atlantic.
Michael Phelps swims in a 100-meter butterfly heat at the Santa Clara International Grand Prix swim meet on June 20. For Phelps, there's one last chance to get ready for the races that really matter.
Eden's super-fish swimmer Georgia Caldwell has been at it again. Georgia qualified to race in seven events at the NSW Country Swimming Championships held over the weekend.
This Champagne-Ardenne region is all too familiar with determined, healthy young men who understand sacrifice: This was a major battleground of the First World War, and the race is paying tribute in many ways to those who died in it.
In this Sunday July 6, 2014 file photo, Novak Djokovic of Serbia kisses the trophy after defeating Roger Federer of Switzerland in the men's singles final at the All England Lawn Tennis Championships in Wimbledon, London.
He may be on the verge of signing for Barcelona, but it looks like Luis Suarez won't be returning to football action anytime soon after FIFA upheld his ban for biting Italy defender Giorgio Chiellini at the World Cup in Brazil.
Lionel Messi can secure his place among the game's greats with a World Cup triumph after Argentina defeated the Netherlands on penalties on Wednesday to reach the final.
CEFN Fforest boxing star Nathan Cleverly knows that beating Alejandro Valori on Saturday night will lead to a massive British grudge rematch with Tony Bellew - and he's certain he'll beat his bitter Liverpool foe again.
At least that's how the All-Star guard presented things at UC Santa Barbara on Wednesday, where Bryant is hosting his annual youth basketball camp.
In this May 17, 2004 file photo, Oscar De La Hoya speaks to the media at the Santa Monica Airport in Santa Monica, Calif., before leaving for Las Vegas.
Updated: Sat Jul 12, 2014 04:56 am
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