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Former Olympic champion Kiprop gets four-year doping ban

Added: 20.04.2019 18:00 | 15 views | 0 comments

Kenya's former Olympic 1500 meters champion Asbel Kiprop has been handed a four-year ban for doping, the Athletics Integrity Unit (AIU) said on Saturday.

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Boxing's new leader steps into fight to keep Olympic status

Added: 20.04.2019 17:33 | 1 views | 0 comments

The International Boxing Association has as few as six weeks left to save the sport's place at the 2020 Olympics

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Boston Marathon: How an Arizona family adopted four sisters -- and kept on running

Added: 19.04.2019 18:20 | 1 views | 0 comments

Sara Hall is making her Boston Marathon debut, backed by her 2-time Olympian husband. They are living in Flagstaff and raising four adopted sisters.


IOC makes donation to help restore Notre Dame ahead of 2024 Olympics

Added: 19.04.2019 10:17 | 6 views | 0 comments

French President Emmanuel Macron said Tuesday that he wants to see Notre Dame restored within five years.

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Male synchronised swimmer fighting for gender equality

Added: 19.04.2019 1:04 | 1 views | 0 comments

Could we see mixed synchronised swimming at the Olympics? Russian Aleksandr Maltsev is fighting for gender equality in the sport.

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British Swimming Championships: Adam Peaty & Sarah Vasey criticise timing error

Added: 18.04.2019 23:16 | 14 views | 0 comments

Olympic champion Adam Peaty and British champion Sarah Vasey criticise organisers for a "ridiculous" timing errors at the British Championships.


Snooker Nation Championship 2019 (PS4) Review | GamePitt

Added: 18.04.2019 21:21 | 5 views | 0 comments

Rob Pitt writes: Im the type of guy who doesnt really like sports in general. I dont watch football, dont follow cricket, cant be bothered with the Olympics, and have no interest in rugby. However, there are a few sport-based video games which I really enjoy playing, games such as tennis, golf, pool, and snooker. These are also the only types of games my father plays on his PS4, so it gives us something to play together online or locally. So, I instantly became interested when I saw that two completely different snooker games were set to be released this week today Im looking at Snooker Nation Championship 2019.


Simone Biles: From teen phenom to world's best

Added: 18.04.2019 20:21 | 4 views | 0 comments

Simone Biles won four gold medals and a bronze at the 2016 Olympics in Rio before taking a break from the sport. Now she's back for more gold at the 2018 world championships in Doha.

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Opinion: Tokyo Olympics vote-buying scandal shows corruption never ends

Added: 18.04.2019 20:21 | 3 views | 0 comments

The president of the Japanese Olympic Committee has announced he will resign in June amid a vote-buying scandal.


Things we'd change in sports: It's time for Olympics to adopt a rotation for Games

Added: 18.04.2019 20:21 | 1 views | 0 comments

It’s time for a rotation of cities that have already successfully put on the Olympics, with a new site thrown in every fourth Olympiad.


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