Summer Olympics Newswire (Page 2)

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  1. For Katie Ledecky, Olympic 1,500 another chance to distance herself from competitionRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Washington Post

    Katie Ledecky was all of 15 years old when she won her first Olympic swimming gold and put the sport on notice that she'd be making some pretty big waves. The times are, no doubt, changing, evidenced by the pool prodigy's attire Monday.

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  2. Team New Zealand routs Oracle Team USA to win America's CupRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | WFTV Orlando

    Redemption for a gutty crew of five New Zealanders and one Australian came on the turquoise waters of Bermuda's Great Sound, four years and 3,000 miles removed from one of the most brutal collapses in sports. With a mixture of ingenuity and national pride, Emirates Team New Zealand got back up after taking a gut punch for the ages, came to the Bermuda Triangle and ripped the America's Cup right out of tech tycoon Larry Ellison's hands.

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  3. Novak's Agassi boostRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Telegraph

    Eastbourne: Novak Djokovic will have coach Andre Agassi in his corner for as long as required at Wimbledon as the Serb tries to claim back one of his lost grand slam titles. The 30-year-old teamed up with the eight-times Major winner before the French Open, having split with his long-time coaching team.

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  4. Will be an emotional season, says BoltRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Telegraph

    Ostrava: Usain Bolt insists this "emotional" season will indeed be his last, bringing the curtains down on a glittering career which galvanised track and field at a time of doping and corruption scandals. Bolt has won eight Olympic and 11 world gold medals in his career, but importantly was the outgoing, larger-than-life personality on whom athletics administrators could rely for a positive slant, an athlete widely recognised globally.

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  5. Hockey Hall of Fame announces 2017 inducteesRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Grand Island Pennysaver

    Lanny McDonald, chairman of the Hockey Hall of Fame, and John Davidson, chairman of the selection committee, announced Monday that seven individuals have been elected to Hockey Hall of Fame Honoured Membership, five in the Player Category and two in the Builder Category. The vote took place today at the annual meeting of the selection committee in Toronto.

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  6. America's Cup: On Kiwis, Aussies, billionaires, technology - and redemptionRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

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  7. Katie Archibald applauds Madison inclusion at OlympicsRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Scotsman.com

    World and Olympic champion Katie Archibald has defended the inclusion of a women's Madison race in the programme for the next Olympic Games, amid criticism of the event. The International Olympic Committee recently reintroduced the race into their men's track cycling schedule for the Tokyo 2020 Games, with a women's event also being included for the first time.

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  8. Ostapenko wins first match after French Open triumphRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Reuters

    Tennis - WTA Premier - Aegon International - Devonshire Park Lawn Tennis Club, Eastbourne, Britain - June 26, 2017 Latvia's Jelena Ostapenko in action during her second round match against Spain's Carla Suarez Navarro Action Images via Reuters/Matthew Childs Tennis - WTA Premier - Aegon International - Devonshire Park Lawn Tennis Club, Eastbourne, Britain - June 26, 2017 Latvia's Jelena Ostapenko in action during her second round match against Spain's Carla Suarez Navarro Action Images via Reuters/Matthew Childs Tennis - WTA Premier - Aegon International - Devonshire Park Lawn Tennis Club, Eastbourne, Britain - June 26, 2017 Spain's Carla Suarez Navarro in action during her second round match against Latvia's Jelena Ostapenko Action Images via Reuters/Matthew Childs Latvia's Jelena Ostapenko, playing her first match since winning the French Open, survived a tough battle at the Aegon ... (more)

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  9. Pioneering female eventer Sheila Willcox dies at 81Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Horsetalk

    Sheila Willcox , the equestrienne who paved the way for women in the sport of eventing, has died at the age of 81. The double European Championship and three-time Badminton winner was a pioneer for women in the sport, winning multiple European medals and titles. Starting her career in The Pony Club, she went on to become the top female rider in British eventing, winning her first Badminton in 1957 after finishing in second place the previous year.

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  10. Five Things Young Swimmers Should Watch for at Phillips 66 U.S. NationalsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Swimming World & Jr. Swimmer

    It is that time of year again! Besides the Olympics, the World Championships are the most exciting international meet to be held. For a couple of days in the United States the swimming nation will watch in awe as the best athletes compete head to head for spots on the elite team.

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  11. 14-Year-Olds Ready to Tackle USA Swimming NationalsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Swimming World & Jr. Swimmer

    The 2017 USA Swimming Nationals, or Phillips 66 National Championships, will splash into action tomorrow in Indianapolis and begin the process of selecting Team USA's World Championships and World University Games rosters. Among those swimming are Olympians, National Teamers, Junior Nationals Teamers, and every age down to 14. Nine 14-year-old girls and one 14-year-old boy make up the youngest contingent of athletes at the USA Swimming Nationals this week.

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  12. World media react to Team New Zealand winning the America's CupRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

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  13. Dominant NZ triumph in America's CupRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Mercury

    NEW Zealand won the America's Cup on Monday , laying the ghost of 2013 to rest with a crushing victory over Oracle Team USA. The gritty Kiwi challengers, led by 26-year-old helmsman Peter Burling, downed the defenders 7-1 in the first to seven points series.

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  14. The Djoker's got Becker's backRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Mercury

    NOVAK Djokovic has cast aside the demands of Wimbledon preparation to pledge his support - moral and material - to embattled Boris Becker. "He says that it's not true and that media overreacted.

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  15. Georgia police pull over car for speeding and find alien passenger riding shotgunRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | KHQ-TV Spokane

    Technically it was M.I.B. jurisdiction, but police in Apharetta took the lead on an extraterrestrial encounter on Sunday. Officers pulled over a car for speeding and as they approached the car they noticed a little something out of place in the passenger seat: An alien.

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  16. England vs Germany - three key clashes for U21 semi-finalRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    The incredible German talent factory: As Under 21s face England, how do they keep on producing some of the world's top players? 'I want to kill it for the next 12 races': Hamilton angered by Vettel but vows to focus on title charge Ronaldo is a smart a**... he doesn't exist to me, blasts Vidal as Chile prepare for Confederations Cup semi-final Chelsea on brink of smashing world record for defender with 61m Sandro deal as Ake gets ready to call it quits Mourinho's striker shake-up: United boss puts Morata top of hitlist as Martial, Rooney and Ibra face anxious wait 122MILLION: The staggering sum Chelsea have spent just on left-backs since Cole left for free... with Sandro next in on record fee I took advice from Van Gaal before saying yes to Palace, reveals De Boer as he's unveiled on deal worth 7.5m From cutting-edge science to the brutal 'Doghouse' rules, inside the rival training camps ... (more)

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  17. Chelsea insert buy-backs in Traore and Ake clearout dealsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    The incredible German talent factory: As Under 21s face England, how do they keep on producing some of the world's top players? 'I want to kill it for the next 12 races': Hamilton angered by Vettel but vows to focus on title charge Ronaldo is a smart a**... he doesn't exist to me, blasts Vidal as Chile prepare for Confederations Cup semi-final Chelsea on brink of smashing world record for defender with 61m Sandro deal as Ake gets ready to call it quits Mourinho's striker shake-up: United boss puts Morata top of hitlist as Martial, Rooney and Ibra face anxious wait 122MILLION: The staggering sum Chelsea have spent just on left-backs since Cole left for free... with Sandro next in on record fee I took advice from Van Gaal before saying yes to Palace, reveals De Boer as he's unveiled on deal worth 7.5m From cutting-edge science to the brutal 'Doghouse' rules, inside the rival training camps ... (more)

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  18. Usain Bolt wonders: Who will replace him as the world's fastest man?Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Age

    Skip to navigation Skip to content Skip to footer View text version of this page Help using this website - Accessibility statement Join today and you can easily save your favourite articles, join in the conversation and comment, plus select which news your want direct to your inbox. He's confident nobody will know at his last major race, at the world athletics championships in August in London.

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  19. Westys hosts annual Powerteam invitationalRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | The Advertiser News (South)

    Westys Gymnastics hosted its 4th annual Powerteam invitational meet on Sunday, June 4, at the Sparta Field House in Sparta. Powerteam is a USAG group gymnastics program where gymnasts perform together rather than individually.

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  20. Beat the Freeze: Braves' promotional race off and runningRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Washington Times

    When Atlanta Braves grounds crewmember Nigel Talton was asked during the offseason if he wanted to race fans as a part of an in-game promotion, he had no idea it was the start of something special. Fans are selected before the game to race The Freeze.

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