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Yesterday | Washington Blade

Trans athletes face harassment, confusing rules

Stephen Alexander played basketball for two years at Stone Hill College before stepping away from sports to transition.

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Related Topix: Sports, Olympics, Olympic Track And Field, Ice Hockey, Swimming, Triathlon

Fri Aug 15, 2014

The Peninsula

Qatar eye improvement at Youth Olympics in Nanjing

Nanjing, China: The Qatari contingent is eyeing an improved performance at the second edition of the Youth Olympic Games which will start today with the opening ceremony at the Nanjing Olympic Sports Centre in Nanjing, China.

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Related Topix: Sports, Olympics, Summer Olympic, Fernandez, Yang Yang, Swimming, Summer Olympics

Los Angeles Times

China's Ebola curbs drive Africans away from youth Olympics

New Zealand field hockey players take a selfie at the Youth Olympic Village in Nanjing.

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Related Topix: Sports, Olympics, Olympic Track And Field, Summer Olympic, Ice Hockey, Winter Sports

Tue Aug 12, 2014

NJ.com

Charly Hurley sets sights on career as ice hockey referee

CRANFORD - It should come as no surprise that hockey is in the DNA of Charly Hurley of Cranford.

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Related Topix: Ice Hockey, Winter Sports, Sports, Olympics, Summer Olympic, Olympic Winter Games, New Jersey High School Sports, High School Sports

Fri Aug 08, 2014

Buenos Aires Herald

P.A. Games, then Olympics

International Olympic Committee vice-president John Coates called Rio de Janeiro's preparations for the 2016 Olympic Games "the worst I have ever seen."

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Related Topix: Sports, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Summer Olympic, Olympic Canoe/Kayak, Ice Hockey, Winter Sports

Tue Aug 05, 2014

The Wave

Two years from '16 Olympics, Rio is racing clock and age-old problems

A forest of balls - basketballs, volleyballs, soccer, field hockey and tennis balls - dangling from the ceiling looms above the entrance of the Rio 2016 organizing committee's headquarters.

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Related Topix: Sports, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Summer Olympic, Olympic Soccer, Ice Hockey, Winter Sports

Sat Aug 02, 2014

Buenos Aires Herald

Commonwealth games: Bolt makes track debut

If Scots were offended by Usain Bolt they didn't show it yesterday as the Jamaican sprint star made his track debut at the Commonwealth Games.

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Related Topix: Sports, Usain Bolt, Summer Olympic, Olympic Athletics, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Olympic Weightlifting, Dika Toua

Thu Jul 31, 2014

Suria

Amos stuns Olympic king Rudisha in Glasgow

Olympic champion and world record holder David Rudisha was beaten into second place by arch-rival Nijel Amos of Botswana in the Commonwealth Games 800m final on Thursday.

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Related Topix: Sports, Olympics, Summer Olympic, Olympic Athletics, Summer Olympics, Nijel Amos, Andre Olivier, Yohan Blake, Usain Bolt

CKNW News Talk 980

Toronto to host the 'Who Cares' Games

If you are the City of Toronto and surrounding areas right now, you have to be getting just a little nervous about the upcoming Pan-Am Games in 2015.

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Related Topix: Summer Olympic, Olympic Soccer, Sports, Olympics, Olympic Winter Games, Ice Hockey, Winter Sports

Channelnewsasia.com

Commonwealth Games: Time-trial Gold for Kiwi cyclist Villumsen

New Zealand's Linda Villumsen went one better than four years ago when she won the gold medal in the women's cycling individual time-trial at the Glasgow Commonwealth Games on Thursday .

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Related Topix: Sports, Olympic Cycling, Summer Olympic, Rohan Dennis, Geraint Thomas, Olympics, Summer Olympics, David Millar, Emma Pooley

Wed Jul 30, 2014

Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

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Olympians motivate field hockey players Stars appear at camp to give tips, advice.

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Related Topix: Sports, Julia Reinprecht, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Olympic Hockey, Ice Hockey, Winter Sports, Olympic Soccer, Olympic Winter Games

Tue Jul 29, 2014

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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Related Topix: Summer Olympic, Sports, Olympics

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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Related Topix: Chris Hoy, Summer Olympic, Sports, Olympics

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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Related Topix: Ice Hockey, Winter Sports, Summer Olympic, Olympic Soccer

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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Related Topix: Sports, Swimming, Chris Hoy, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Olympic Rhythmic Gymnastics, Summer Olympics

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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Related Topix: Kyle Shewfelt, Summer Olympic, Sports, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Olympic Track And Field, Olympic Gymnastics

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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Related Topix: Summer Olympic, Sports, Swimming

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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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