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3 hrs ago | Bradenton.com
The biggest news stemming from USA Basketball's summer practice is more about who left, or never came, than it is who is in the red, white and blue practice jerseys.
7 hrs ago | Romsey Advertiser
Commonwealth Games officials have insisted that sprint superstar Usain Bolt's reported criticism of the event has not damaged Glasgow 2014.
11 hrs ago | Sunday Herald
Athletics Australia's British head coach Eric Hollingsworth has been sent home from the Commonwealth Games after his outspoken attack on Olympic sprint hurdles champion Sally Pearson.
12 hrs ago | Bradenton.com
The French wrestling federation says Guenot failed to give required details of his whereabouts, which resulted in a warning, and was twice absent from his house for out-of-competition tests, when he had previously indicated he would be there.
14 hrs ago | Tri-cityherald.com
Moneghetti says Etoundi's accreditation was revoked before any conviction because the incident was "a breach of the village rules."
In this July 4, 2013 file photo, Sabine Lisicki of Germany serves to Agnieszka Radwanska of Poland during their Women's singles semifinal match at the All England Lawn Tennis Championships in Wimbledon, London.
ACCESS to sport in the county is much improved because of the London Olympics, according to Oxfordshire Sports Partnership managing director Chris Freeman.
Pauley Pavilion, UCLA's storied basketball arena where John Wooden coached teams that won eight of his 10 national championships, was drying out Wednesday after its court was deluged by 10 inches of water when a 93-year-old pipe burst near the campus in Westwood.
Germany excluded an amputee long jumper from its team for the European Athletics Championships on Wednesday, saying the athlete's carbon-fiber prosthesis gives him an unfair advantage.
Bernardino's Cavaliers dominated the ACC, winning 27 titles from 1978-2013. But Bernardino and Virginia parted ways last year, a split that still stings the longtime coach.
England's men and women secured gold as Scotland's men claimed their first Commonwealth Games team gymnastics medal by taking silver in Glasgow.
Laura Weightman was on cloud nine after she gatecrashed an expected Kenyan one-two in the 1500 metres to land her maiden major championship medal on a night of five England silvers at a raucous Hampden Park.
A "devastated" Andy Turner, the defending 110 metres hurdles champion, admitted he was ready to call time on his career after crashing out in the heats at the Commonwealth Games at Hampden Park.
He's used to making waves in the pool, but Ryan Lochte has caused a few ripples of excitement on social media after tweeting out a photo of himself in front of what he claims was 10,000 calories worth of food, including piles of chicken and asparagus.
This time, it involved a 16-year-old female weightlifting gold medalist from Nigeria.
The future of weightlifting as a core sport in the Commonwealth Games programme has again been thrown into doubt after Nigerian 53kg gold medallist Chika Amalaha tested positive for drugs.
From left, Jenny Simpson, former star runner at the University of Colorado, and Emma Coburn, who came up behind Simpson at CU and recently broke Simpson's American record, practice in Boulder on Friday.
Updated: Thu Jul 31, 2014 03:44 pm
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