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1 hr ago | The Austin Chronicle
At home in the UK, Motionhouse, a dance-theatre-cirque company brought in by Texas Performing Arts for a single performance, does themed, outdoor performances involving various apparatuses: heavy-machinery diggers, giant trampolines, aerial silks and bungees, and, for a celebration of the 2012 London Olympics, a life-sized model of an ocean liner.
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5 hrs ago | Evening News
The stage is set for one of the showpieces of the East Anglian sporting calender, with thousands of spectators heading to north Norfolk to watch some of the world's finest equestrian competitors.
10 hrs ago | The Age
Australia's fastest ever woman, Melissa Breen, has been given just a third of the funding she was expected to get - $4000 - prompting wealthy businesswoman Susan Alberti to again step in and do what her sport did not.
14 hrs ago | Daily Echo
Hampshire's under-13 girls team. Back : Heather Cubbage, Natasha Palfrey, Sarah Hunt, Freya Coe, Jade Clements, Lorna Dockerill.
Victoria Beckham has officially ruled herself out of any future Spice Girls reunions, insisting her appearance at the London Olympics was her last with the band.
GYMNASTS from Madley Primary School have celebrated individual and team success competing at the Forest of Dean Gymnastic Schools competition on March 22. Their hard work paid off with an assortment of medals, top scorer trophies in ability groups and the overall highest score, bringing home the winners' shield.
Put into context, that is the equivalent of a Ferrari Enzo supercar coming towards you at top speed a through the air.
Michael King, president of King Sports, watches the weigh-in for Wednesday's inaugural "Boxing at Baker" at the Baker Hangar in Santa Monica, Calif., on Tuesday, April 15, 2014.
The news that Michael Phelps was returning to the pool with an eye toward possibly participating at the 2016 Summer Olympics was greeted with a big yawn by fellow swimmers.
Jamaican sprinter Veronica Campbell-Brown was cleared of doping because of blatant flaws in the test collection procedures and possible "environmental contamination" of her urine sample, sport's highest appeals body said Tuesday.
Olympic champion Luke Campbell has announced he is taking a break from boxing after his father was diagnosed with cancer.
Eugene is bidding to bring track and field's world championships to the United States for the first time.
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Jamaican high jumper Damar Robinson has been handed a one-year ban for doping in the latest blow to the country's athletics programme.
The Badminton World Federation has reversed a one-year ban handed to Olympic gold medalist Lee Yon-dae for failing to comply with doping requirements.
The most decorated Olympian ever is coming out of retirement to swim next week in Arizona.