Summer Olympic Newswire (Page 6)

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  1. Calgary study of potential Winter Games bid on track, says Mayor NenshiRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The Chronicle-Journal

    Calgary mayor Naheed Nenshi says there is a lot to do, but enough time to do it, in determining whether the city should bid for another Winter Olympics. City council has a July deadline to decide on whether to throw its hat in the ring for the 2026 Winter Olympics and Paralympics.

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  2. Coke looks for int'l successRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | The Gleaner

    Dennis Coke, newly crowned All Jamaica badminton champion, is hoping his first major title will signal the beginning of a successful international career. The player was unseeded en route, turning back winning perennial challenger, many-time national champion - Gareth Henry in the quarter-finals.

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  3. Day that brings the town togetherRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Bombala Times

    One of the main events is the shearing competition, including the NSW Strongwool Championship. Any shearers will need to register at 8am.

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  4. American Coco Vandeweghe upsets Garbine Muguruza to reach Australian Open semifinalsRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | USA Today

    American Coco Vandeweghe upsets Garbine Muguruza to reach Australian Open semifinals Coco Vandeweghe reached her first career Grand Slam semifinal with her second straight upset. Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/2km08IW MELBOURNE - American Coco Vandeweghe has become the upset queen of the Australian Open after blasting her way into a first career Grand Slam semifinal on Tuesday by upsetting reigning French Open champion Garbine Muguruza 6-4, 6-0.

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  5. Calgary study of potential Winter Games bid on track, says Mayor NenshiRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Penticton Herald

    A uniform from the 1988 Olympic torch run is seen in Calgary on Thursday, Oct. 8, 2009.Calgary mayor Naheed Nenshi says there is a lot to do, but enough time to do it, in determining whether the city should bid for another Winter Olympics.City council has a July deadline to decide on whether to throw its hat in the ring for the 2026 Winter Olympics and Paralympics.THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jeff McIntosh Calgary mayor Naheed Nenshi says there is a lot to do, but enough time to do it, in determining whether the city should bid for another Winter Olympics. City council has a July deadline to decide on whether to throw its hat in the ring for the 2026 Winter Olympics and Paralympics.

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  6. Scrap 'nonsense' doubles format, says Jamie MurrayRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Channelnewsasia.com

    Top men's doubles player Jamie Murray has called for an end to the ATP Tour's scoring system in the format and says there is widespread support for it to be changed. Britain Tennis - Barclays ATP World Tour Finals - O2 Arena, London - 19/11/16 Great Britain's Jamie Murray in action during his doubles semi final match with Brazil's Bruno Soares against South Africa's Raven Klaasen and USA's Rajeev Ram Reuters / Toby Melville Livepic MELBOURNE: Top men's doubles player Jamie Murray has called for an end to the ATP Tour's scoring system in the format and says there is widespread support for it to be changed.

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  7. Schaefer: Tony Yoka Could Become The Anthony Joshua of FranceRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Boxing Scene

    RATED as one of the hottest prospects in world boxing, French Olympic gold medallist Tony Yoka now has a fearsome ally in fellow heavyweight David Haye. The 24-year-old overcame Anthony Joshua's sparring partner, Joe Joyce, via split decision in a tightly-contested super-heavyweight showdown at Rio 2016, following in the footsteps of some of the sport's all-time greats.

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  8. Inside the NBA's UK content strategyRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | DigiDay

    With over a billion fans, the NBA claims to be the most popular sports league on social media. But in the football-mad U.K. market, it's a newbie.

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  9. SIDELINES: Meet James Monroe's Alexis ClarkRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Fredericksburg.com

    It's mainly my mom, [Tammy]. She's been a sports fanatic since she was little. She played [basketball] in high school in Kentucky, and she could've gone far, but she dislocated her shoulder.

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  10. Why 2016 will go down as greatest sports yearRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | NewsOK.com

    LeBron James and the Cavaliers brought an NBA title to Cleveland after coming back from a 3-1 deficit against the Warriors. [AP PHOTO] Buckle your seat belts, hold on tight and enjoy the ride, sports fans - the Super Bowl promises to be grand.

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  11. After Malaysian Masters title, Saina Nehwal targets German OpenRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Mid-Day Mumbai

    Lucknow: A morale-boosting title win in the Malaysia Masters secured, fit-again Indian badminton ace Saina Nehwal will now take a small break to continue her rehab and is likely to be seen in action at the German Open in February-March. Saina won the Grand Prix Gold event in Malaysia on Sunday, her first title after a career-threatening knee injury, that had derailed her Olympic campaign in Rio.

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  12. Calgary mayor Naheed Nenshi says city's study of Olympic bid on trackRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | GlobalNews

    WATCH ABOVE: In December 2016, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau was in Calgary and said while still in early stages, he looks forward to more discussion about a Calgary Olympic bid in 2026. Calgary mayor Naheed Nenshi says there is a lot to do, but enough time to do it, in determining whether the city should bid for another Winter Olympics.

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  13. Leander to retire after record Davis Cup match?Read the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | The Indian Express

    Leander Paes' world ranking has been on a downward curve since early 2016 - starting the year at 41 and hitting a low of 72. If the All India Tennis Association is to be believed, the upcoming Davis Cup tie against New Zealand may be Leander Paes' last. The 43-year-old is on the brink of creating a world record of most number of Davis Cup doubles wins, and will play the Asia/Oceania tie before he possibly makes way for his juniors.

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  14. High school trackRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Fredericksburg.com

    Chancellor HS freshman Joselyn Jones competes in the Battlefield District Regular Season Meet #4-Winter Polar Bear-at James Monroe HS in Fredericksburg, Va. on Wednesday afternoon, January 18, 2017.

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  15. NZ's top rowers arriving in Karapiro for Cambridge Town CupRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Waikato Times

    There is plenty at stake this weekend for top rowers looking towards filling places places in New Zealand squads for Tokyo Olympics in 2020. This weekend Karapiro hosts two regattas simultaneously.

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  16. CAS overturns ban on Belarus canoe teamRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | Nerve News

    Lausanne, Jan 24 - The Court of Arbitration for Sport on Tuesday overturned an one-year ban on the Belarus canoe and kayak team which had kept them out of the Rio Olympics. The CAS announced in a statement that Belarus' appeal was upheld, Xinhua news agency reported.

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  17. Baseball-South Korea's Giants shell out for slugger LeeRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Reuters

    Lotte Giants have splashed out a record 15 billion won as part of a four-year deal to bring free agent first baseman Lee Dae-ho back to the team, the Korean Baseball Organization club said on Tuesday. The 34-year-old Busan native, who played for Major League Baseball's Seattle Mariners last season, said he had accomplished all of his career goals and was looking forward to returning to his hometown team.

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  18. Rafael Nadal not yet ready to concede to next generationRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | ABC News

    The lifespan of the great champions is fleeting, their entrances and exits moments to savor. And when two of those upward and downward trending vectors converge, history happens.

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  19. NEW Bear Mountain Bike Festival to Kick Off 2017 Canada Cup MTB Series Mar. 4-5Read the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Pedal

    Bear Mountain Resort is pleased to announce the launch of its new Bear Mountain Bike Festival presented by McDonalds on March 4-5, which will offer exciting cycling events for enthusiasts of all ages and abilities. In a partnership with the McDonald's Franchise Owners of Victoria BC, the festival will include elite level XC and Enduro racing, challenge events for enthusiasts, and dedicated activities for kids.

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  20. Russia vows tough action on track coaches accused of dopingRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | The Globe and Mail

    Dmitry Shlyakhtin said he and Sports Minister Pavel Kolobkov discussed the issue on Monday with a taskforce from the IAAF. Dmitry Shlyakhtin said he and Sports Minister Pavel Kolobkov discussed the issue on Monday with a taskforce from the IAAF.

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