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Tuesday Aug 19 | South China Morning Post

More silver delight for Hong Kong teen athletes

Fencer Ryan Choi and swimmer Siobhan Haughey just miss out on gold at Youth Olympics, but show they have big futures Hong Kong's Ryan Choi during the individual foil final against world junior champion Andrzej Rzadkowski of Poland.

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Related Topix: Sports, Swimming, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Olympic Table Tennis, Lily Zhang

Fri Aug 15, 2014

Examiner.com

Maria Sharapova leads tennis women's dominance of Highest Paid Female Athletes

Maria Sharapova has become a fixture on the Forbes list of the Highest Paid Female Athletes.

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Related Topix: Sports, Summer Olympic, Maria Sharapova, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Olympic Tennis, Na Li, Serena Williams, Caroline Wozniacki, Ana Ivanovic, Victoria Azarenka

Wed Aug 13, 2014

Ananova

Sharapova tops Forbes List

The 27-year-old Russian, who has won all four major championships during her career, banked a total of $24.4m in 2013, of which $22m came from endorsements.

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Related Topix: Serena Williams, Sports, Caroline Wozniacki, Summer Olympic, Agnieszka Radwanska, Olympics, Ana Ivanovic, Na Li, Summer Olympics, Victoria Azarenka, Olympic Tennis

Tue Aug 12, 2014

Forbes.com

The World's Highest-Paid Female Athletes 2014

Maria Sharapova and Serena Williams have been fierce rivals on the court over the past decade since they first squared off in Miami in 2004.

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Related Topix: Sports, Summer Olympic, Maria Sharapova, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Olympic Tennis, Serena Williams, Tennis Players, More Sports, Tennis, Wimbledon, Na Li

Sat Aug 02, 2014

The Virginian-Pilot

She is good at a lot. Don't fence her in. One is fencing.

In fencing, competitors receive points if the tip of their weapon lands in a designated part of the opponent's body.

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Related Topix: Sports, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Michael Harvey

Thu Jul 31, 2014

SLAM! Sports

Li Na withdraws from Rogers Cup; Bouchard moves up

Li Na of China reacts after defeating Paula Kania of Poland in their women's singles tennis match at the Wimbledon Tennis Championships, in London June 23, 2014.

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Related Topix: Sports, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Na Li, Summer Olympics, Olympic Tennis, Tennis Players, More Sports, Li Na, Tennis, Rogers Cup, US Open, Aleksandra Wozniak, Petra Kvitova

Bradenton.com

China's Li Na pulls out of US Open because of knee

In this June 27, 2014 file photo, Li Na of China plays a return to Barbora Zahlavova Strycova of the Czech Republic during their women's singles match at the All England Lawn Tennis Championships in Wimbledon, London.

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Related Topix: Sports, More Sports, US Open, Tennis, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Na Li, Summer Olympics, Olympic Tennis, Tennis Players, Li Na, Barbora Zahlavova-Strycova, Rafael Nadal

Channelnewsasia.com

Tennis: Li Na to sit out US Open due to knee injury

World number two Li Na of China announced on Thursday that she will miss next month's US Open as she struggles with a knee injury.

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Related Topix: Sports, More Sports, Tennis, US Open, Summer Olympic, Olympic Tennis, Olympics, Na Li, Summer Olympics, Li Na, Tennis Players

Tue Jul 29, 2014

Red Deer Advocate

Genie Army to invade Montreal for Bouchard's homecoming at Rogers Cup

Eugenie Bouchard of Canada plays a return to Petra Kvitova during the women's singles final at the All England Lawn Tennis Championships in Wimbledon, London, July 5, 2014.

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Related Topix: Sports, More Sports, Tennis, Rogers Cup, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Petra Kvitova, Olympic Tennis, Tennis Players, Na Li, Milos Raonic

Mon Jul 28, 2014

The London Free Press

Raonic, Bouchard receive first-round byes at Rogers Cup

Eugenie Bouchard of Canada holds the runner up trophy after being defeated by Petra Kvitova of Czech Republic at their women's singles final tennis match at the Wimbledon Tennis Championships in London July 5, 2014.

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Related Topix: Sports, More Sports, Tennis, Rogers Cup, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Petra Kvitova, Olympic Tennis, Tennis Players, Novak Djokovic, Milos Raonic, Na Li

Sun Jul 27, 2014

Pro Tennis Fan

ProTennisFan Weekly Wrap-Up

What a week it has been in the world of professional tennis, both on and off the court.

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Related Topix: Sports, Juan Monaco, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Olympic Tennis, Caroline Wozniacki, John Isner, Viktor Troicki, Vasek Pospisil, Na Li

Fri Jul 25, 2014

BBC News

Africa in pictures: 18-24 July 2014

Sapeurs, part of the "La Sape" movement, the French acronym for The Society for the Advancement of Elegant People, also performed.

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Related Topix: Sports, Summer Olympic, Ines Boubakri, Olympics, Summer Olympics

International Business Times

Eugenie Bouchard Will Dominate Women's Tennis in Future

Eugenie Bouchard of Canada reacts after defeating Angelique Kerber of Germany in their women's singles quarter-final tennis match at the Wimbledon Tennis Championships, in London July 2, 2014.

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Related Topix: Sports, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Na Li, Summer Olympics, Angelique Kerber, Olympic Tennis, Simona Halep, Serena Williams, Maria Sharapova, Ana Ivanovic

Wed Jul 23, 2014

Tennis

First Ball In, 7/23: Ranking File

It was a quiet Wednesday in the tennis world, at least on the courts. None of the top seeds at the three men's events in Atlanta , Gstaad , and Umag will play their opening matches until Thusday, and neither of the top two seeds at the women's event in Baku were in action today.

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Related Topix: Sports, More Sports, US Open, Tennis, John Isner, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Fabio Fognini, Andy Murray, Summer Olympics, Olympic Tennis, Sorana Cirstea, Na Li

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Olympic Medal Count

    Total
1 United States 46 29 29 104
2 China 38 27 23 88
3 Great Britain 29 17 19 65
4 Russian Federation 24 26 32 82
5 South Korea 13 8 7 28
6 Germany 11 19 14 44
7 France 11 11 12 34
8 Italy 8 9 11 28
9 Hungary 8 4 5 17
10 Australia 7 16 12 35
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