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26 min ago | Richmond News

Young Richmond fencer to carry Canadian flag

Dylan French, 17, will carry the Maple Leaf at the Youth Olympics in China. Photo by Christopher Sun/Special to the News Dylan French, 17, will carry the Maple Leaf at the Youth Olympics in China.

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Mon Jul 28, 2014

MacLeans

Royal happenings at the Commonwealth Games

The Commonwealth Games is one of those rare sports events when geopolitics takes a firm backseat to athletic achievement.

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Fri Jul 25, 2014

Buenos Aires Herald

Learning from hockey

I went straight from the Field Hockey World Cups in June to watching soccer's World Cup which ended this month.

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

Yahoo!

Aussie swimmers look to open Commonwealth Games in style

Australia's powerhouse swimmers are expected to stamp their authority on the Commonwealth Games from the start on Thursday and help erase the misery of their 2012 London Olympics flop.

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Tue Jul 22, 2014

Canada.com

Five Calgary area athletes to watch at the Commonwealth Games

Jessica O'Connell poses at Foothills Stadium track in Calgary in May. The 5,000-metre specialist will be competing at the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow, Scotland, on Aug. 2. Notable: Ran a breakthrough personal best in the 5,000m at May's Payton Jordan Invitational - which is the eighth-fastest 5,000m ever recorded by a Canadian female .

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Brandon Sun

Four years after India, Canada can focus solely on sport in Glasgow Games

Around this time four years ago, Canadian team general manager Scott Stevenson was scrubbing floors at the Commonwealth Games athletes village in India.

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Brandon Sun

Canada's flag bearer Nattrass will soak up every moment of opening ceremonies

When Susan Nattrass walks into a competition venue these days, she pauses to take a good look around, and composes a mental picture.

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Fri Jul 18, 2014

Journal-Pioneer

Special Olympians shine

Kevin Ramsay of Tyne Valley won two gold medals in tenpin bowling at the 2014 Special Olympics National Summer Games in Vancouver, B.C., last week.

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Wed Jul 16, 2014

Jalopnik

Athens' Abandoned International Airport Is Incredibly Creepy

From Flight Club : Opened in 1938 and closed in 2001 after a new airport was built for the Olympics, Ellinikon International Airport sits abandoned without any hope for redevelopment since Greece is broker than an autojourno crashing an uninsured Lamborghini.

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Thu Jul 03, 2014

Boston Herald

UMass grad Hannah Prince makes U.S. Field Hockey National Team

As so often is the case in sports, when you dream big, good things happen. Former UMass-Amherst field hockey captain Hannah Prince is a prime example.

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Mon Jun 30, 2014

Courier News

How will the Big Ten impact each Rutgers program?How will the Big Ten ...

How will the Big Ten impact each Rutgers program? A team-by-team breakdown of how the Big Ten will impact each Rutgers athletics program Check out this story on mycentraljersey.com: http://mycj.co/1ltJlfu Throughout the month of June, we counted down the days until Rutgers' official entry into the Big Ten by looking at the impact of the conference ... (more)

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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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