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  1. Ronnie Ekelund on forging one of the great double actsRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    ... Brondby, while there was an embarrassment of riches at Johan Cruyff's all-conquering Dream Team. With Ekelund's idol Michael Laudrup in his prime, Romario, Hristo Stoichkov, Ronald Koeman and Richard Witschge put Ekelund, just 19 when he joined the ...

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  2. Canada finishes just off the podium at World Team TrophyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 22 | CBC News

    ... of Russia second and Cheng Peng and Yang Jin of China third. Kirsten Moore-Towers of St. Catharines, Ont., and Michael Marinaro of Sarnia, Ont., followed in fourth with a personal best 130.09 just three points behind the Chinese. In the women's free ...

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  3. New Zealand World Champion RetiresRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 21 | Scoop

    WBU World Super Lightweight Champion Anthony "TNT" Taylor, has officially retired from Professional boxing. Taylor's manager Craig Thomson confirmed today.

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  4. Shakur Stevenson Looks Forward To Michael Conlan ShowdownRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 21 | Boxing Scene

    Shakur Stevenson, Olympic silver medallist and rising star, makes his highly-anticipated debut this Saturday on the undercard of our Top Rank broadcast featuring Oscar Valdez, Gilberto Ramirez, Jessie Magdaleno. USA's first male Olympic boxing medallist since Andre Ward in 2004 is expected to do big things, starting with his pro debut against Edgar Brito who holds a winning record.

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  5. World Team Trophy offers a victory lap for top figure skatersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 19 | CBC News

    ... will be a great chance to see what Vanessa James and Morgan Cipres of France and Canadians Kirsten Moore-Towers and Michael Marinaro are made of. If Russia's skaters perform well enough across all four disciplines, they'll take home their first ...

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  6. Olympian who vanished in 2015 resurfacesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 17 | Iol.co.za

    Former Olympic rower Harold Backer left home on November 3, 2015, telling his wife he was going on a bike ride, most likely to the popular Galloping Goose trail on Vancouver Island in British Columbia near where they lived. Backer, an investment broker, left in cycling clothes, carrying a faded backpack.

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  7. 'Golden Boy' Olympian who disappeared in 2015 resurfaces. He now faces fraud charges.Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 17 | The Washington Post

    Former Olympic rower Harold Backer left home on Nov. 3, 2015, telling his wife he was going on a bike ride, most likely to the popular Galloping Goose trail on Vancouver Island in British Columbia near where they lived. Backer, an investment broker, left in cycling clothes, carrying a faded backpack.

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  8. Aussie on track to make Olympic historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 16 | The Mercury

    ... two Olympic medals in halfpipe. But the Australian denies there's anything resembling a Blades of Glory -type Chazz Michael Michaels vs Jimmy MacElroy rivalry between the two. "I have a lot of respect for Shaun. I looked up to him a lot when I was ...

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  9. Symphony to perform John Williamsa a Star WarsaRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 13 | The Wichita Eagle

    As an 11-year-old boy raised in the southeast Idaho town of Aberdeen, Daniel Hege recalls a treasured present from his parents: a Panasonic cassette player and recorder. But what sticks in his mind even more, 40 years later, is the tape that went with it - the soundtrack of the then-new movie "Star Wars."

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  10. Awards: Will shearer John Kirkpatrick pip Olympians?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 11 | The New Zealand Herald

    Hot favourite: John Kirkpatrick could become the second world champion shearer to win the Hawke's Bay Sportsperson of the Year award in seven years. Photo/File Will John Kirkpatrick become the second world champion shearer to win the Hawke's Bay Sportsperson of the Year award in seven years? This question was asked when the finalists for the May 20 function to be held at Taradale's Pettigrew-Green Arena were announced yesterday.

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  11. Lomachenko could complete big night for Ukranian pro boxingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 7 | ABS-CBN News

    ... two of Lomachenko's 2012 Olympic teammates. Aleksandr Usyk (11-0) will defend his WBO cruiserweight belt against Michael Hunter (12-0), and light heavyweight Oleksandr Gvozdyk (12-0) faces Yuniezski Gonzalez (18-2-0) in a non-title bout. "It's a big ...

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  12. Uganda eager to join table of menRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 7 | Daily Monitor

    ROAD TO GREATNESS. The Rugby Cranes need to beat 11 others to join the 2017-18 circuit which guarantees trips to Dubai, Cape Town, Wellington, Sydney, Las Vegas, Hong Kong, Singapore, Paris and London.

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  13. Andre Ward-Sergey Kovalev Rematch Finalized - June 17, Mandalay BayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 4 | Boxing Scene

    ... fans," said Kovalev. "Roc Nation Sports is proud to be the lead promoter behind a boxing rematch for the ages," said Michael Yormark, Roc Nation President & Chief of Branding and Strategy. "Last November, Andre showed the world he was boxing's best. ...

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  14. Minnesota amateurs could benefit from NHL's decision to skip 2018 OlympicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 4 | Star Tribune

    Players around the NHL Tuesday bemoaned the league's decision to withhold its players from the 2018 Winter Olympics. The league on Monday announced it would not break for the Games or send players to South Korea.

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  15. Caleb Antill stars as Canberra rowers score big medal haul at national championshipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 3 | The Age

    ... and arguably the most exciting race of the regatta, the Canberra Rowing Club combination of Philippe Lorrain and Michael Cusack missed out by just 0.7 of a second from winning the national double sculls title. In the lead early, the pair trailed a ...

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  16. The Week That Was: Missy Franklin Announced Recovery From Double Shoulder SurgeryRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 3 | Swimming World & Jr. Swimmer

    ... over the past two seasons. Head diving coach Justin Sochor , associate head coach Jordan Wolfrum and assistant coach Michael Hulme will all remain in their roles on the coaching staff. from April 14-16. Vollmer, who is a three-time Olympian and won ...

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  17. Swimming World Presents "Mental Prep: Before the Beep with Bradley Tandy"Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 3 | Swimming World & Jr. Swimmer

    ... Pool, then winning four medals at last December's World Short Course Championships, University of Missouri senior Michael Chadwick is hungry for more collegiate and global swimming success. Let's see what this sprinting stud consumes to keep his ...

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  18. Olympian Ashleigh Johnson Shines on Swimming World's April 2017 CoverRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 1 | Swimming World & Jr. Swimmer

    ... Pool, then winning four medals at last December's World Short Course Championships, University of Missouri senior Michael Chadwick is hungry for more collegiate and global swimming success. Let's see what this sprinting stud consumes to keep his ...

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  19. Veteran gets VA benefits approved after WBTV investigationRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 31 | WBTV

    ... American look good." Moore's boxing career in the Army included fights against big names like Olympic Gold Medalist Michael Spinks. Moore, himself, was an alternate on the 1976 US Olympic team. "Not bragging, but in Europe, I was the most famous ...

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  20. Max Woodward is looking forward to leading Hong Kong. Photo: Jonathan WongRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 31 | South China Morning Post

    The 26-year-old will lead his side in the Sevens for the first time after missing last year through injury as hosts name squads After injury deprived him of the opportunity to captain his side at last year's event, Max Woodward cannot wait to take the reins at the Cathay Pacific/HSBC Hong Kong Sevens for the first time. The 26-year-old was one of 14 players named by Hong Kong coach Paul John on Friday for next weekend's qualifying competition, with the squad to be trimmed to 12 plus a substitute ahead of the tournament.

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