Summer Olympics Newswire (Page 7)

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Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Summer Olympics. (Page 7)

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  1. Watch NZH Local Focus: Local boy, America's Cup championRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

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  2. Usain Bolt emotional about final few racesRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Iol.co.za

    Jamaican sprint star Usain Bolt insists this "emotional" season will indeed be his last, bringing the curtain 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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  3. Fifa: Russian doping claims are 'made-up news', says World Cup organiserRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | BBC News

    Russian football does not have a doping problem, and claims that suggest otherwise are "made-up news", says 2018 World Cup chief Alexey Sorokin. Fifa has confirmed it is investigating whether Russian players benefited from the state-sponsored doping programme outlined by the McLaren report in 2016.

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  4. Surprising Victory for Hungary's Kristof Rasovszky in SetubalRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Swimming World & Jr. Swimmer

    With few weeks to go for the start of the 17th FINA World Championships in Budapest, Hungary's Kristof Rasovszky gave excellent indications on his present shape by winning the third leg of the FINA/HOSA 10km Marathon Swimming World Cup, held in Setubal on June 24. The Magyar swimmer, one of the athletes to watch at home waters, concluded the race in 1h29m50s97, thus getting his first gold medal at this level. In the women's field, the 2016 winner of the series, Italy's Rachele Bruni was the best in Portugal, touching first in 1h37m36s28.

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  5. Emirates Team New Zealand cruise to America's Cup victory over Oracle Team USARead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Sydney Morning Herald

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  6. Ex-British Cycling president 'angry' over leaked reportRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    However, it still strongly criticised the governing body's lack of oversight over a team surprisingly low on morale, the board's mishandling of ex-sprinter Jess Varnish's discrimination complaint and a failure to address former technical director Shane Sutton's weaknesses as a leader. Cookson served as its president from 1997 to 2013, having saved it from bankruptcy in 1996, and now fulfils the same role with world governing body the UCI .

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  7. Chelsea's Eden Hazard becomes part-owner of new NASL teamRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    A 122MILLION: The staggering sum Chelsea have spent just on left-backs since Cole left for free... with Sandro next in on record fee United close in on signing A 40m Matic as Mourinho accepts Chelsea have won the race for Monaco midfielder Bakayoko 'I want to kill it for the next 12 races': Hamilton angered by Vettel but vows to focus on title charge Chelsea on brink of smashing world record for defender with A 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 When you get your old mates together in Ibiza... for a kickabout! Ibrahimovic back playing with stars in fight for fitness I took advice from Van Gaal before saying yes to Palace, reveals De Boer as he's unveiled on deal worth A 7.5m From cutting-edge science to the brutal 'Doghouse' rules, inside the rival training ... (more)

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  8. Usain Bolt curious about who will replace him as fastest manRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | MDJonline.com

    He's confident nobody will know at his last major race, at the world athletics championships in August in London.

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  9. Bolt curious about who will replace him as fastest manRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Fredericksburg.com

    Jamaica's sprinter Usain Bolt grimaces during a press conference prior the Golden Spike Athletic meeting in Ostrava, Czech Republic, Monday, June 26, 2017. Bolt will compete in the 100 meters at the Golden Spike on Wednesday, June 28, 2017.

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  10. How top guns have fared in tune up to WimbledonRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Indian Express

    Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal come into Wimbledon having won the two Grand Slams this year with Novak Djokovic and Andy Murray stuttering. "Considering the results of the best players in the world, it is true that it is probably the most open Wimbledon in the last 10 years, I will say," is how Feliciano Lopez summed up the mood prior to the third Grand Slam of the year which begins on July 3. In its latest start in over a century, the prestigious tournament played at the All England Club, looks like it could have more than one winner and the usual suspects in Andy Murray and Novak Djokovic have looked pale this entire season.

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  11. Djokovic to have Agassi throughout WimbledonRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Indian Express

    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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  12. Bolt brings sunshine and heat on his last trip to Golden Spike meetingRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Reuters

    Jamaican sprinter Usain Bolt arrives at a news conference before the Ostrava Golden Spike athletics meeting in Ostrava, Czech Republic, June 26, 2017. Jamaican sprinter Usain Bolt reacts during a news conference before the Ostrava Golden Spike athletics meeting in Ostrava, Czech Republic, June 26, 2017.

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  13. McEnroe: Williams would be ranked 'like 700' on men's tourRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Daily Herald

    In a Saturday June 18, 2016 file photo, John McEnroe, Coach to Canada's Milos Raconic, looks across the court as Raconic plays Australia's Bernard Tomic during their semifinal tennis match on the sixth day of the Queen's Championships London. McEnroe wants to see players get fed up that they can't break through against Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal, that they remain stuck behind Novak Djokovic and Andy Murray heading into Wimbledon.

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  14. Local athletes shine on the big stage; summer series begins: Oregon track & field rundownRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | OregonLive.com

    By my count and as of this writing, there are 17 athletes on Team USA for the World Outdoor Champions who are tied to to Oregon or Southwest Washington, either because they grew up here, went to or currently attend the University of Oregon, reside here, or some combination thereof. The number goes up to 19 if javelin thrower Cyrus Hostetler and long jumper Damarcus Simpson can reach world qualifying standards by July 23. Yesterday, three Oregon athletes won national titles: Ryan Crouser in the shot, Evan Jager in the steeplechase and Deajah Stevens in the 200.

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  15. Olympics: North Korea dismiss call for united Pyeongchang teamRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Channelnewsasia.com

    A leading North Korean sports official believes it is too late to consider South Korean President Moon Jae-in's proposal to form a unified team for the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, saying that political tension must be resolved first. SEOUL: A leading North Korean sports official believes it is too late to consider South Korean President Moon Jae-in's proposal to form a unified team for the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, saying that political tension must be resolved first.

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  16. Capello still waiting for first win as Jiangsu heldRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Channelnewsasia.com

    Fabio Capello's wait for his first Chinese Super League win continues after his Jiangsu Suning side were held to a 0-0 draw by Beijing Guoan on Monday evening. Fabio Capello, new head coach of Chinese Super League Jiangsu Suning club, speaks during a news conference in Nanjing, Jiangsu province, China June 14, 2017.

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  17. Locklear lands golden homecomingRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The Robesonian

    ... a member of the U.S. gold medal winning team at the 2014 World artistic gymnastics championships. After the summer Olympics in Rio, Locklear participated in the 36-city Kellogg's Tour of Gymnastics Champions from September through November with the ...

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  18. Timo Werner abused in Germany but key to World Cup defenseRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Washington Times

    But Werner is now a full-blown Germany international, scoring his first goals at the Confederations Cup on Sunday, and he could hold the key to the World Cup defense next year. That could require Germany supporters to forgive a player they jeered at during his first competitive game for Joachim Loew's team earlier this month.

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  19. John McEnroe disses Serena Williams, says she would rank 'like 700' on men's tourRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The Post-Standard

    In a Saturday June 18, 2016 file photo, John McEnroe, Coach to Canada's Milos Raconic, looks across the court as Raconic plays Australia's Bernard Tomic during their semifinal tennis match on the sixth day of the Queen's Championships London. ( Retired tennis star John McEnroe has never been at a loss for words and he continues to live up to his "bad boy" reputation as he disses Serena Williams while promoting his newest memoir, "But Seriously."

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  20. Robby Andrews Nabs First USA Championships 1500-Meter TitleRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Competitor Magazine

    With mid-afternoon temperatures hovering at about 100A F inside of Hornet Stadium, Robby Andrews kept his cool in the men's 1500-meter final at the USATF National Outdoor Track & Field Championships in Sacramento, Calif. Timing his final sprint to perfection, the 26-year-old Olympian picked up his first national outdoor title and locked in a provisional team berth for the IAAF World Championships in Athletics in London in August.

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