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3 hrs ago | Richmond and Twickenham Times
The 6ft9 basketball star's Deng Camp at Crystal Palace National Sports Centre helped the elite top 50 British basketballers while his newly launched Deng Academy is attached to the Evelyn Grace Academy in Brixton to help youngsters with the sport and education.
7 hrs ago | Sutton Guardian
A medal might have eluded Whitgift School pupil Henry Choong at the Youth Olympic Games, but the modern pentathlon starlet insists he will be better for his Nanjing adventure.
Manny Pacquiao is setting up a boxing institute in China and believes the country of 1.4 billion people can produce professional world champions.
Maria Sharapova will hope for a smooth passage through to the third round when she plays Alexandra Dulgheru at the US Open on Wednesday.
Mike Krzyzewski's big men had barely finished pushing around Slovenia when he was asked how they would match up with Spain's imposing frontcourt.
Almost two years before the 2016 Summer Olympics starts, the first competitors have qualified for the Rio de Janeiro Games.
FC Barcelona's Lionel Messi from Argentina, right, reacts after scoring against Elche during a Spanish La Liga soccer match at the Camp Nou stadium in Barcelona, Spain, Sunday, Aug. 24, 2014.
Taishan Dong works with coach John Bray at the Glendale Fighting Club, north of Los Angeles.
Confident and unbeaten, WBO light welterweight champion Chris Algieri believes his strong jab can nullify the speed and power of boxing great Manny Pacquiao and propel the New Yorker to legendary status.
In this March 2, 2008, file photo, Los Angeles Lakers guard Kobe Bryant yells at referee Dick Bavetta as he calls a foul during the second half of an NBA basketball game against the Dallas Mavericks in Los Angeles.
Sharon Fichman of Toronto and Aleksandra Wozniak of Blainville, Que., were eliminated just an hour into Monday's first-round action at the last Grand Slam of the year.
Double Olympic champion Mo Farah marked his twin daughters' second birthday by breaking Steve Ovett's 36-year British record over two miles in Sunday's Sainsbury's Grand Prix, writes Sacha Clayton.
Up until a couple of years ago, she practically plugged her ears at any mention of records or firsts.
The most decorated swimmer in history had completed his first meet in international competition since coming out of retirement by helping the United States win the medley relay Sunday, the last event of the Pan Pacific championships.
JAZZ Carlin is celebrating her second gold medal of the European Swimming Championships after winning the women's 400m freestyle event.
Sam Mikulak successfully defended his U.S. men's gymnastics title Sunday, rallying past Jake Dalton in the final rotation to cap a dramatic comeback.
Updated: Wed Aug 27, 2014 09:17 am
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