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David Boudia leaving fear behind as he takes on springboard challenge, eyes 2020 Tokyo Olympics

Added: 22.05.2019 20:43 | 1 views | 0 comments

Boudia is trying to make the U.S. team for July’s World Championships in South Korea. It is a step toward the 2020 Olympics, where he would be 31.


Official linked to Olympic ticket scam set to be IOC member

Added: 22.05.2019 19:20 | 3 views | 0 comments

The IOC has nominated Greek official Spyros Capralos as a member seven years after he was linked to black market ticket sales for the 2012 London Olympics


IOC wants to remove boxing body AIBA from Tokyo Olympics

Added: 22.05.2019 18:20 | 2 views | 0 comments

The IOC will vote next month on whether to remove AIBA from organizing the boxing competition at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics


Swimming: 'Iron Lady' Hosszu fired up by ISL battle

Added: 22.05.2019 17:39 | 16 views | 0 comments

She was one of the stars of the Rio Olympics and is now leading a revolution in swimming but Hungarian triple gold medal winner Katinka Hosszu believes she has the energy to fight to win both inside and outside the pool.


Olympian Danielle Scott was stabbed while trying to save her sister's life. Now, she fights to find her way forward

Added: 22.05.2019 15:21 | 5 views | 0 comments

Former Olympic volleyball player Danielle Scott was stabbed while trying to save her sister's life last November. Now, she is grieving — and healing.


Five-time Olympian Danielle Scott's volleyball career in photos

Added: 22.05.2019 15:21 | 1 views | 0 comments

Danielle Scott is among the most decorated volleyball Olympians in U.S. history.

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Another female Olympic athlete slams testosterone rules, refuses medication

Added: 22.05.2019 15:18 | 9 views | 0 comments

It's wrong "to ask us to take medicine to alter our natural body function," said Margaret Wambui of Kenya, who came in behind Caster Semenya in the 800 meters at the 2016 Olympics.

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Kenya's Olympic track coach banned 10 years for corruption

Added: 22.05.2019 14:19 | 2 views | 0 comments

The coach of Kenya's Olympic track team in 2016 has been banned for 10 years for corruption after he asked for $12,000 to give athletes advance notice to help them beat doping tests


Emma Wilson: GB windsurfer on following in two-time Olympian mother's footsteps

Added: 22.05.2019 11:52 | 16 views | 0 comments

Former windsurfer Penny Way - now Wilson - went to two Olympic Games and now her daughter is aiming to do the same.


IOC confident Tokyo can resolve complaints over budget cuts

Added: 21.05.2019 14:21 | 5 views | 0 comments

IOC confident Tokyo Olympics can resolve complaints for sports federations over budget cuts


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