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  1. Western Bulldogs' Robert Murphy signs one-year AFL contract extensionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | ABC News

    Veteran Western Bulldogs skipper Robert Murphy will extend his AFL career into a 17th season after signing a new one-year contract. Murphy has agreed to a fresh deal with the Bulldogs that will keep him at the club until at least the end of 2017.

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  2. Western Bulldogs captain Robert Murphy to play on next yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Sydney Morning Herald

    Veteran Western Bulldogs skipper Robert Murphy will extend his AFL career into a 17th season after signing a new one-year contract. Murphy has agreed to a fresh deal with the Bulldogs that will keep him at the club until at least the end of 2017.

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  3. SMU's Moore to play in World University GamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | ESPN

    Cyclist stabbed to death near Olympic venue as city officials continue to grapple with crime, pollution in build up to games. Former 800m world champion was forced to take a humiliating gender test aged 18, but is now hoping for glory in Rio.

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  4. Cycling: Lance Armstrong's lawyers say sponsor cashed inRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | The New Zealand Herald

    Lance Armstrong's lawyers believe they have proof US Postal Service staff had long been aware of large-scale doping in cycling. Photo / AP Lance Armstrong's legal team argued yesterday that his Tour de France victories were worth far more to sponsor US Postal Service than they were to him as it detailed part of his defence against a fraud lawsuit filed by the federal government.

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  5. Contador attack falls shortRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | Sky Sports

    Breakaway rider Ilnur Zakarin claimed a solo victory on stage 11 of the Giro d'Italia as Alberto Contador retained the overall lead. Zakarin formed part of a high-pedigree 10-man breakaway but left all of his fellow escapees behind with an attack 23km out and hung on to win at the Imola race track by 53 seconds from runner-up Carlos Betancur and third-placed Franco Pellizotti .

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  6. Lance Armstrong: US government say disgraced former cyclist continues to hide the truthRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | The Independent

    Lance Armstrong has been accused of "continuing to hide essential facts" by the US government as part of a $100 million lawsuit. The government is suing the former cyclist for alleged fraud.

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  7. Bulldog Murphy to play on next yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | The Age

    Veteran Western Bulldogs skipper Robert Murphy will extend his AFL career into a 17th season after signing a new one-year contract. Murphy has agreed to a fresh deal with the Bulldogs that will keep him at the club until at least the end of 2017.

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  8. Western Bulldogs captain Robert Murphy to play on next yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | The Age

    Veteran Western Bulldogs skipper Robert Murphy will extend his AFL career into a 17th season after signing a new one-year contract. Murphy has agreed to a fresh deal with the Bulldogs that will keep him at the club until at least the end of 2017.

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  9. SportAccord's Vizer outlines plan for IOC talksRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | ESPN

    German Paralympian Markus Rehm is calling for a new scientific study to determine whether his carbon-fiber prosthesis gives him an unfair advantage. Lance Armstrong has the media in thrall to his "cult", according to 2008 Olympic road-race champion Nicole Cooke, who claims that it still "pays to dope" for young cyclists.

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  10. Giro'15 St.11: Zakarin Zaps RivalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | PezCycling News

    Race report: We've had 'shoulder-gate' and 'puncture-gate', so we weren't sure what scandal-based pun awaited us this afternoon on the road from ForlA to the motor-racing circuit finish at Imola. In the end, there was nothing to get the polemicists too fired up, but we did get a new, young winner.

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  11. Profile: Who is Ilnur Zakarin?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | Cycling News

    Ilnur Zakarin added his name to the growing list of young stage winners at this year's Giro d'Italia , confirming the talent he showed by winning the Tour de Romandie . If his Swiss victory was a total surprise and raised eyebrows in the peloton by the way he climbed and time trialed better than established WorldTour riders, his stage win in Imola indicated that there is far more to the blonde-haired and blue eyed Russian than his palmares indicates.

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  12. Hesjedal goes on the attack again at the Giro d'ItaliaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | Cycling News

    Ryder Hesjedal went on the attack again at the Giro d'Italia on Wednesday but yet again his courage and aggression was rewarded with little compared to his huge effort in the hills near Imola. Hesjedal lost more than five minutes during stage 4 to La Spezia, when his young teammate Davide Formolo won the stage, and lost further seconds in Abetone and Campitello Matese, yet he has refused to give up the fight and sit in the peloton licking his wounds.

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  13. IOC president to Vizer: 'I'll get back to you'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | ESPN

    German Paralympian Markus Rehm is calling for a new scientific study to determine whether his carbon-fiber prosthesis gives him an unfair advantage. Lance Armstrong has the media in thrall to his "cult", according to 2008 Olympic road-race champion Nicole Cooke, who claims that it still "pays to dope" for young cyclists.

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  14. On the block: Bannister milestone shoes for saleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | ESPN

    Russian rider Ilnur Zakarin won the rainy 11th stage of the Giro d'Italia on Wednesday, and Alberto Contador retained the pink jersey. Organizers of the Giro d'Italia are looking to raise the global profile of their race, and bringing stages of the grand tour to the U.S. in the near future remains part of their expansion plans.

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  15. Lance Armstrong: Postal Service deal worth more to fedsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | USA Today

    Lance Armstrong's legal team argued Tuesday that his Tour de France victories were worth far more to sponsor U.S. Postal Service than they were to him as it detailed part of his defense against a fraud lawsuit filed by the federal government. Lance Armstrong: Postal Service deal worth more to feds Lance Armstrong's legal team argued Tuesday that his Tour de France victories were worth far more to sponsor U.S. Postal Service than they were to him as it detailed part of his defense against a fraud lawsuit filed by the federal government.

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  16. Lance Armstrong Fights Ex-Teammate Over Documents in Fraud CaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | Law.com

    Lance Armstrong is feuding with his former teammate-turned-enemy Floyd Landis over which documents they should have to turn over in the fraud case against Armstrong.

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    Wednesday May 20 | ABC News

    The World Anti-Doping Agency has reportedly turned to US guru Richard Young as it seeks to prosecute 34 current and former Essendon players. Young, a top international sports lawyer, is best known for playing a part in the downfall of drug cheats Marion Jones, Floyd Landis and Lance Armstrong.

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  18. Lance: Armstrong: Postal Service deal worth more to fedsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | The New Zealand Herald

    " Lance Armstrong's legal team argued Tuesday that his Tour de France victories were worth far more to sponsor U.S. Postal Service than they were to him as it detailed part of his defense against a fraud lawsuit filed by the federal government. In documents filed in federal court, Armstrong's lawyers said the Postal Service's own reviews of its contracts estimated their value at up to $140 million in global exposure in the form of public relations, revenue and product sales.

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  19. Sheryl Crow Performs Gorgeous 'Give It To Me' With Joshua ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | HollywoodLife

    Make way for a living legend! On the season finale of 'The Voice,' the stage was rocked with greatness as the one and only Sheryl Crow dropped by to totally slay! Is this real life? On the season finale of The Voice on May 19, Sheryl Crow stopped by to let the contestants- and the world- know why she's lasted in this industry for a casual 20 plus years. She and her signature smooth vocals rocked the stage, singing her song "Give It To Me" with finalist Joshua Davis - and there is no way to describe it other than utter perfection.

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  20. Lance Armstrong tries to relax in Texas during $100m doping suitRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | Daily Mail

    Lance Armstrong and girlfriend take break from scandal on boat trip with his five kids: Feds say disgraced sportsman is still lying in $100million doping suit and she has covered up for him The disgraced former cyclist went out on Lake Austin in Texas with his longtime girlfriend Anna Hansen and his five kids on Sunday The family trip comes just two days after feds tried to subpoena Hansen to speak about her boyfriend in the midst of a $100million lawsuit The U.S. Postal service is currently suing Armstrong, claiming his doping was a form of fraud, since they sponsored his Tour de France team Lance Armstrong took his girlfriend and children out for a boat ride this weekend, perhaps trying to blow off steam as he continues to fight a $100million lawsuit launched by the U.S. Postal Service.

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