Summer Olympic Newswire (Page 3)

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  1. Sam Kerr says Matildas would be stupid to succumb to the call of AFLWRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Age

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  2. Starting Pitching is not the Key to Cubs OffseasonRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Bleed Cubbie Blue

    With the loss of Jake Arrieta and John Lackey, there has been a continued notion among the Hot Stovethat, in order to keep up with teams like the Dodgers, Nationals, and Diamondbacks, the Cubs must pony up big for top-notch starting pitching. Outlets have suggested bringing back Jake Arrieta, signing Yu Darvish, or trading for a young controllable starter like Chris Archer.

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  3. Georgia Dome imploded in downtown AtlantaRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Columbian

    One of the nation's largest domed stadiums collapsed Monday into a pile of jagged concrete and a vast cloud of dust in a scheduled implosion in downtown Atlanta. Nearly 5,000 pounds of explosives were used to blast the Georgia Dome in Atlanta to smithereens at 7:30 a.m. Onlookers gathered at skyscrapers' windows, at a restaurant atop the city's tallest hotel, in parking lots and on nearby streets to watch the destruction of the landmark stadium.

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  4. Jana Novotna, remembered for tears of sadness and then joy at Wimbledon, dies at 49Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Denver Post

    In this July 4, 1998 file photo, Jana Novotna, of the Czech Republic, displays the women's singles trophy after her victory over France's Nathalie Tauziat in the final on Wimbledon's Centre Court. The WTA says the 1998 Wimbledon champion Jana Novotna of the Czech Republic has died.

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  5. Varnish legal action could be costly, says UK Sport CEORead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Cycling News

    Earlier this month, ousted British track sprinter Jess Varnish won a bid to sue British Cycling and UK Sport over her dismissal from the high performance programme prior to the Olympic Games in Rio. Now, UK Sport CEO Liz Nicholl tells Eurosport UK that should Varnish succeed in being classified as having been an employee of British Cycling, rather than being considered a contractor as supported athletes have been treated, it could set a damaging precedent for all Olympic athletes.

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  6. Rising Kiwi cyclist Zac Williams clocks record time at Oceania track champsRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Stuff.co.nz

    Young Kiwi cyclist Zac Williams saved the best until last with a superb performance in the 1000m time trial on the second morning of the UCI Oceania track championships in Cambridge on Tuesday. With the final heat in the final event on the morning schedule, the New Zealand elite men's team rider topped qualifiers in the kilo time trial.

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  7. Photos: Miguel Cotto Grinding Hard For Sadam Ali ShowdownRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Boxing Scene

    Four-division world champion Miguel Cotto hosted a media workout today at the Wild Card Boxing Club in Los Angeles ahead of the final fight of the future Hall of Famer's career, which will be against Sadam "World Kid" Ali for Cotto's WBO World Junior Middleweight Championship. The action will take place at the World's Most Famous Arena, Madison Square Garden, and will be televised live on HBO World Championship Boxing beginning at 10:00 p.m. ET/PT.

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  8. Olympic swimmer Dylan Dunlop-Barrett turns coach to pass on knowledgeRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Taranaki Daily News

    At just 23-years-old, Dylan Dunlop-Barrett retired from swimming in 2015 as a New Zealand Olympian after a fulfilling career on the world's stage. Now, after moving back to Taranaki from Auckland and taking a year away from the sport, the 26-year-old is looking to pass on him knowledge.

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  9. All Blacks mark eight straight years at number oneRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

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  10. Duncan, Stockton headline college hoops Hall of Fame classRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | St. Petersburg Times

    John Stockton and Tim Duncan made their names in college, polished their legacies in the NBA, and retired with resumes that made them a lock for induction into just about any Hall of Fame. Stockton was an undersized point guard in the Pacific Northwest with competing offers from Idaho and Montana when he decided to continue his family's legacy at Gonzaga.

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  11. Argentina's navy says sounds didn't come from missing subRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Miami Herald

    A view of the entrance of the Navel base of the missing submarine ARA San Juan where family members of the missing vessel are gathering, in Mar del Plata, Argentina, Monday, Nov. 20, 2017. Authorities last had contact with the submarine on Wednesday as it was on a voyage from the extreme southern port of Ushuaia to the city of Mar del Plata.

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  12. Kobe Bryant tries to persuade Michael Phelps to make Olympic comebackRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The Baltimore Sun

    Kobe Bryant saw his first swimming race at the 2008 Beijing Games , where Michael Phelps won an Olympic-record eight gold medals. On Sunday night, he attended and presented at his first Golden Goggles Awards, with Phelps by his side.

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  13. NYC Marathon winner Shalane Flanagan has good options as she ponders her next stepRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The Oregonian

    It's been two weeks since Flanagan became the first U.S. woman in 40 years to win the New York City Marathon, and Flanagan is beginning to think about what is next. She could retire at 36 as one of the most accomplished distance runners in U.S. history, having made four Olympics teams, won an Olympic silver medal and 18 U.S. championships in addition to the NYC title.

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  14. Aqua Blue Sport: Nordhaug retires and Howard leaves to focus on trackRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Cycling News

    Lars Petter Nordhaug and Leigh Howard will not be part of the Aqua Blue Sport roster in 2018, the team announced on Monday. Nordhaug has decided to retire from professional cycling with immediate effect, while Howard has opted to switch his focus to track racing in preparation for the Tokyo 2020 Olympics.

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  15. Former Wimbledon champion Jana Novotna dies at 49Read the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | KAUZ

    The WTA sa... . FILE - In this July 4, 1998 file photo, Jana Novotna, of the Czech Republic, displays the women's singles trophy after her victory over France's Nathalie Tauziat in the final on Wimbledon's Centre Court.

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  16. LeBron James tells ESPN he believes NFL is blackballing Colin KaepernickRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | ArcaMax Publishing

    LeBron James said he believes former San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick is being blackballed by NFL owners for starting national anthem protests around the league, James told ESPN's Dave McMenamin. "The only reason I could say he's not on a team is because the way he took a knee," James told McMenamin after the Cavs practiced Sunday at Cass Technical High School for a story published on ESPN.com Monday.

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  17. Cruiserweight Sensation Prepares for Knockout PerformanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | PR Log

    On the 1 December 2017, Richard Riakporhe, takes on his sixth opponent at the mecca of small hall boxing, the York Hall, Bethnal Green. The fight will be televised on FreeSports Channel available on Freeview, TalkTalk, BT, and FreeSat.

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  18. Hockey World League: England 4 China 1Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 18 | Islington Gazette

    England's women proved too strong for China to book a quarter-final place at the Hockey World League Final in New Zealand. Both sides had lost their first two group matches to Germany and Argentina and China had the first chance of the match in Auckland, but sent a tight-angled shot wide of the far post on four minutes.

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  19. Bulgaria rejoices in Grigor Dimitrov's ATP Finals victoryRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | KMIZ

    Grigor Dimitrov was already a big deal in Bulgaria, but his ATP Finals victory in London has secured him 'rock star' status. His three-set triumph over Belgium's David Goffin was broadcast live on three Bulgarian TV stations, he received a personal message of congratulations from the country's President and the Mayor of his hometown wants to name their tennis courts after him.

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  20. Donald Trump takes aim at Marshawn Lynch; LeBron James says Colin Kaepernick has been 'blackballed'Read the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Sydney Morning Herald

    The kneeling controversy in the NFL was reignited when US president Donald Trump on Monday added Marshawn Lynch to the list of sports figures he has criticised on Twitter. Fyfe wins Jim Stynes medal, Daniel Adlung scores a blinder for Adelaide United, Boston goaltender genius, Wallabies lose again to England and Queensland locals show the English cricketers how it's done.

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