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  1. Cheats may have stolen our medals: Great British bobsleigh team...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | Daily Mail

    Cheats may have stolen our medals: Great British bobsleigh team will push for Sochi bronze upgrade if doping scandal hits rivals Richard McLaren's report revealed eight of the 312 covered-up positive drugs tests by Russian athletes between 2012 and 2015 came in bobsleigh The Great Britain bobsleigh team who finished fifth behind two Russian crews at the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics will push to be upgraded to a bronze medal if it emerges that their rivals are implicated in the doping scandal. The four-man crew of John Jackson, Bruce Tasker, Stuart Benson and Joel Fearon finished just 0.11 seconds off a bronze, with the Russia 1 team taking gold and the Russia 2 team coming fourth.

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  2. Lisnagarvey captain Jonathan Bell has been selected for the Rio OlympicsRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 12 | Fermanagh Today

    ... Kyle Good (Monkstown), Ronan Gormley (Krefeld), David Harte (capt, Kampong), Conor Harte (Racing), John Jackson (Reading), John Jermyn (Cork C of I), Eugene Magee (Banbridge), Shane O'Donoghue (Dragons), Alan Sothern (Pembroke), Kirk Shimmins ...

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  3. Ireland name 16-man Olympic hockey squadRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 11 | RTE.ie

    ... Ronan Gormley (Krefeld) defender, David Harte (Captain, Kampong) goalkeeper, Conor Harte (Racing) defender, John Jackson (Reading) defender, John Jermyn (Cork C of I) midfield, Eugene Magee (Banbridge) midfield, Shane O'Donoghue (Dragons) midfield, ...

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  4. Seven Ulster players named in Ireland men's hockey squad for Rio GamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 11 | Newsday

    ... Kyle Good (Monkstown), Ronan Gormley (Krefeld), David Harte (capt, Kampong), Conor Harte (Racing), John Jackson (Reading), John Jermyn (Cork C of I), Eugene Magee (Banbridge), Shane O'Donoghue (Dragons), Alan Sothern (Pembroke), Kirk Shimmins ...

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  5. BOBSLEIGH: Jackson calls time on sliding careerRead the original story

    Jun 10, 2016 | Wiltshire Times

    GREAT Britain bobsleigh pilot John Jackson has announced his retirement after a decade-long career at the top of the sport. The 39-year-old Royal Marine, who used to live in Trowbridge and is now based at Colerne, joined the programme in 2006 but has now decided to focus on family life after the birth of twins with partner Paula Walker - herself a former Olympic bobsleigh pilot - last month.

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  6. Summer concert to feature Big Band, Olympic tributesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2016 | WTVM

    ... and "Olympic Fanfare and Theme." (The 2016 Summer Olympic Games will be held this August in Brazil.) Conductor John Jackson will also lead the group in a rendition of H. Owen Reed's "La Fiesta Mexicana." And feature trumpeter, Dr. Bryan Reeves, will ...

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  7. Frank Warren Giggles at Haye-Gjergjag, Talks Shannon BriggsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2016 | Boxing Scene

    ... ake this date. The other Charlo, twin brother Jermell, completes the world title treble by squaring off against John Jackson son of the big-hitting Julian Jackson for the WBC belt.

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  8. Video: Errol Spence on Kell Brook vs. Jessie Vargas, MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2016 | Boxing Scene

    ... 26th birthday on Thursday and now look to make history. Jermell - the younger twin by one minute - challenges John Jackson for a vacant super welterweight bout. Both boxers easily made weight before jawing at one another on the weigh-in platform. ...

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  9. Photos: Lara-Vanes, Charlo-Trout, Charlo-Jackson WeighinRead the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2016 | Boxing Scene

    ... 26th birthday on Thursday and now look to make history. Jermell - the younger twin by one minute - challenges John Jackson for a vacant super welterweight bout. Both boxers easily made weight before jawing at one another on the weigh-in platform. ...

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  10. Charlo brothers on same Las Vegas card in twin title boutsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2016 | Los Angeles Times

    They're separated by one minute and one letter, but if unbeaten twin brothers Jermall and Jermell Charlo have their way Saturday night, they'll be bonded once more as fellow 154-pound world champions. Jermall Charlo defends his International Boxing Federation light-middleweight belt against former champion Austin Trout and Jermell Charlo will fight John Jackson for the World Boxing Council version, a belt left vacant by the retirement of Floyd Mayweather Jr. The Showtime-televised card from the Cosmopolitan is headlined by another 154-pound title fight pitting World Boxing Assn.

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  11. Boxing: Of Crafty Southpaws and Identical TwinsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2016 | Sherdog

    ... bouts that precede his turn in the ring. Leading off the show will be the Jermell Charlo (27-0, 12 KOs)-John Jackson (20-2, 15 KOs) matchup for the vacant WBC super welterweight championship. Jermell will be attempting to join his identical twin ...

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  12. Summer concert to feature Big Band, Olympic tributesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2016 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    ... and "Olympic Fanfare and Theme." (The 2016 Summer Olympic Games will held this August in Brazil.) Conductor John Jackson will also lead the group in a rendition of H. Owen Reed's "La Fiesta Mexicana" and feature trumpeter, Dr. Bryan Reeves, will ...

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  13. South Florida Athletes Prepare For XXXI Olympic Games in Rio De JaneiroRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2016 | PR Log

    ... Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, as a long jumper. Athletics run through Lana's blood. Her brother, John Jackson, was the record holder in the triple jump at the University of Oklahoma, before becoming a professional jumper and trainer. ...

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  14. Bob Hanna: 'Boo Boo' Andrade needs to take care of business to set up title shotRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2016 | SouthCoastToday.com

    ... a little complicated here, so bear with me. The No. 1 WBC contender, Jermell Charlo, will face No. 2 contender John Jackson for the vacant WBC super welterweight crown May 21. The winner of that bout must meet the first mandatory challenger, Charles ...

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  15. Lamin Deen closing in on Bobsleigh World Cup medalRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2016 | Congleton Guardian

    ... player in Sochi in 2014 when he and his four-man crew trailed in 19th. While attention rightly focused on John Jackson's battling fifth-place finish, an undaunted Deen continued the painfully slow and thorough learning process all new drivers must ...

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  16. PBC on FS1 Weights: Jackson 168, Uzcategui 167.75Read the original story

    Oct 5, 2015 | Boxing Scene

    ... Following in his father's footsteps, Jackson has stopped his last nine opponents. Both he and his brother John Jackson - a current super welterweight contender - represented U.S. Virgin Islands in the 2008 Beijing Olympics. Uzcategui (23-1, 19KOs) ...

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