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2 hrs ago | Mid-Day Mumbai
Bangalore: Sprint superstar Usain Bolt said Tuesday he wanted to play cricket for Jamaica as a youngster but his father convinced him to take up track and field instead.
6 hrs ago | WUSA-TV Washington
Manny Pacquiao appeared at the Century Plaza Hotel with a red-and-white checked short sleeve shirt and a calm expression.
10 hrs ago | The Tribune
It's a hot, sunny morning at the newly refurbished Sosan Football Stadium in Pyongyang.
Olympic great Carl Lewis has agreed to become a full-time coach for the track and field program at the University of Houston.
New Zealand shot putter Tom Walsh has had the most significant result of his blossoming international career in the Croatian city of Zagreb this morning.
The 25-year-old worked with R's manager Harry Redknapp at White Hart Lane and has now been reunited with his former boss in a deal Press Association Sport understands is worth A 10million.
Britain's Jonny Brownlee had to settle for third place as Spaniard Javier Gomez won his fourth World Triathlon Series on Sunday.
They figured it would be simple, that they would just beat up on Turkey like they did Finland a night earlier.
The Olympic medal-winner, who is the Queen's granddaughter, gave Britain a flying start at the World Equestrian Games in France as they looked to pin down a team medal, going clear with High Kingdom for 11th place individually.
Olympic champion Robert Harting delighted home fans by winning the discus at the ISTAF athletics meet Sunday, only to be overshadowed by Anita Wlodarczyk's world record in the women's hammer throw.
TEENAGE paracyclist Lauren Booth has been selected to compete at Sainsbury's 2014 School Games - a major multi-sport event for elite young athletes.
Spain's Carolina Marin pulled off a monumental upset as she beat Chinese world number one Li Xuerui to win the women's singles title at the Badminton World Championships in Copenhagen on Sunday.
Anita Wlodarczyk of Poland set a world record of 79.58 meters in women's hammer throw at the ISTAF athletics meet on Sunday.
The Edmonton native finished 15th at the ITU World Triathlon Series Grand Final on Saturday but was overwhelmed by the crowd's response to her return.
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As the U.S. lead got bigger and the crowd quieter, Finland's players were forced to have a most uncomfortable conversation.
Updated: Tue Sep 02, 2014 02:38 pm
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