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10 hrs ago | Swimming World & Jr. Swimmer

Morning Swim Show: Michael Hixon Finding the Right Fit Among Stellar Divers at Indiana

PHOENIX, Arizona, July 30. MICHAEL Hixon joins today's edition of The Morning Swim Show shortly after making the move from Texas to Indiana to continue his diving career.

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Related Topix: Summer Olympic, Sports, Swimming

Mon Jul 28, 2014

The Telegraph

Jitu Rai adds to gold kitty

Jitu Rai and Gurpal Singh celebrate after winning gold and silver medals, respectively, in 50m pistol, in Glasgow, on Monday.

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Related Topix: Sports, Gagan Narang, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Olympic Shooting, Summer Olympics, Narayan, Olympic Boxing, Vijender, Shiva Thapa, Mujandjae Kasuto

Wilts and Gloucestershire Standard

DRESSAGE: Dujardin and Hester target Rio qualification at World Equestrian Games

GLOUCESTERSHIRE'S London Olympics gold medal-winning pair Charlotte Dujardin and Carl Hester have been selected as part of the four strong GB team at the 2014 Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games, which takes place in Normandy next month.

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Related Topix: Sports, Charlotte Dujardin, Olympic Equestrian, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics

Sun Jul 27, 2014

Illawarra Mercury

Handcuffing of Lily Allen for photo 'breached protocol'

Australian Federal Police officers who handcuffed British singer Lily Allen at her request for a photo opportunity are now the subject of an internal review for "breaching protocol".

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Related Topix: Summer Olympic, Diego, Sports, Olympics, Summer Olympics

Sat Jul 26, 2014

DNA India

A deluge of medals from the shooting range

India's Prakash Nanjappa poses after winning the silver in men's 10m Air Pistol on Saturday, India's Apurvi Chandela competes in the Women's 10m Air Rifle on her way to winning the gold in Glasgow on Saturday.

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Related Topix: Sports, Abhinav Bindra, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Olympic Shooting, Summer Olympics, Daniel Repacholi, Lalita Yauhleuskaya

The New Zealand Herald

Russian meets royals after $1m donation

Prime Minister John Key was at the opening of the cycling centre in Cambridge with Kate and William.

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Related Topix: Summer Olympic, Rob Waddell, Sports, Olympics

The Washington Post

New Zealand early winners in rugby sevens

New Zealand extended its Commonwealth Games winning streak in rugby sevens to 26 matches with a 39-0 win Saturday over Canada to open the competition at Ibrox Stadium, the 115-year-old home of Rangers football club.

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Related Topix: Summer Olympic, Olympic Rhythmic Gymnastics, Sports, Olympics, Olympic Triathlon, Summer Olympics, Alistair Brownlee, Triathlon, Outdoor Recreation

The Daily Record

Gregor Tait: Murdoch's heroics have made waves worldwide and now can rule in the Olympics

WHEN Ross Murdoch opened his eyes yesterday morning after a well-earned night's sleep it would suddenly have hit him that he's put himself on the world map.

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Related Topix: Gregor Tait, Summer Olympic, Sports, Michael Jamieson, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Olympic Swimming, Swimming

Wed Jul 23, 2014

Wall Street Journal

The Olympian and the CrossFitter

A couple of years back, a former high school gymnast from Michigan named Julie Foucher was in the hunt to win the CrossFit Games-the fast-growing strength and endurance competition that determines, in its own words, "the fittest on earth."

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Related Topix: Sports, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Olympic Gymnastics, Summer Olympics, Swimming

Sky Sports

World Equestrian Games: Charlotte Dujardin bidding for title hat-trick

Reigning Olympic dressage champion Charlotte Dujardin will lead Great Britain's challenge at the World Equestrian Games in Normandy next month.

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Related Topix: Sports, Charlotte Dujardin, Olympic Equestrian, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics

Sky Sports

Dujardin ready for Worlds

Reigning Olympic dressage champion Charlotte Dujardin will lead Great Britain's challenge at the World Equestrian Games in Normandy next month.

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Related Topix: Sports, Charlotte Dujardin, Olympic Equestrian, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics

Hispanic Business

Dave Grohl is no match for Glasgow crowd, says Murdoch ; Tollcross tumult will drown out the music

The Scottish swimmer's recent performances in the pool have tended to follow a period of aural stimulation from some of his favourite artists.

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

Fri Jul 18, 2014

Independent.ie

Olympian Jessica Ennis gives birth to adorable baby boy

Jessica Ennis of Great Britain celebrates winning gold in the Women's Heptathlon on Day 8 of the London 2012 Olympic Games Olympic Gold medalist Jessica Ennis and Andy Hill kiss following their wedding at St Michael and All Angels Church, Hathersage, Derbyshire.

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Related Topix: Sports, Jessica Ennis, Summer Olympic, Olympic Athletics, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Entertainment

Wed Jul 16, 2014

Chronicle of the Horse

Luhm hlen Has A Young Champion In Jung

A four-star first-timer tops the CCI**** in Germany while Will Coleman finishes fifth for the United States.

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Related Topix: Summer Olympic, Frank Ostholt, Sports, Horse Racing

Tue Jul 15, 2014

Examiner

Eamon Sullivan retires from swimming

Former freestyle world record holder Eamon Sullivan has announced his immediate retirement from competitive swimming due to ongoing shoulder injury concerns.

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Related Topix: Sports, Eamon Sullivan, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Olympic Swimming, Michael Scott, Swimming

The Sweet Science

Willie (Not The Smoking Singer) Nelson Headlining "Friday Night Fights"

New York, NY / Fallon, NV - On August 8, DiBella Entertainment and Dynasty Boxing, in association with Rumble Time Promotions, will head to Fallon, NV, to host that week's edition of ESPN Friday Night Fights/ ESPN Deportes' Noche de Combates.

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Related Topix: Summer Olympic, Zhang Zhilei, Sports, Olympic Boxing, Olympics, Zhilei Zhang, Summer Olympics, Boxing, More Sports, Super Middleweight Boxing

Sun Jul 13, 2014

Swimming World & Jr. Swimmer

NISCA All-American Showcase: Andy Coan, Nicole Haislett Among Best Ever in 100 Free

Agon is the proud sponsor of all high school coverage on SwimmingWorld.com. For more information about Agon, visit their website Agonswim.com .

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Related Topix: Sports, Swimming, Summer Olympic, Garrett Weber-Gale, Derya Buyukuncu, Nathan Adrian, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Olympic Swimming

Fri Jul 11, 2014

Swimming World & Jr. Swimmer

Start Your Subscription TODAY with the July 2014 Issue of Swimming...

PHOENIX, Arizona, July 11. The July 2014 issue of Swimming World Magazine is now available for download to Total Access Subscribers! On page 37 of Swimming World Magazine , Dryside Training: Never Enough Core.

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Related Topix: Sports, Swimming, Summer Olympic, Missy Franklin, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Olympic Swimming

Thu Jul 10, 2014

The London Free Press

Skate Canada keeps door open for Virtue, Moir

Scott Moir and Tessa Virtue have not yet formally retired, but announced earlier this year they will not compete in the International Skating Union's Grand Prix Circuit.

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Related Topix: Sports, Olympic Figure Skating, Olympics, Olympic Winter Games, Winter Sports, Scott Moir, Tessa Virtue, More Sports, Figure Skating, Ice Skating, Competitive Skating, Summer Olympic

Wed Jul 09, 2014

Swimming World & Jr. Swimmer

Start Your Subscription TODAY with the June Issue of Swimming World...

PHOENIX, Arizona, July 9. The July 2014 issue of Swimming World Magazine is now available for download to Total Access Subscribers! On Page 6 of Swimming World Magazine , A Voice for the Sport: Rio's Uncertain Olympic Waters are Cause for Concern .

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Related Topix: Sports, Swimming, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Olympic Swimming, Triathlon, Outdoor Recreation

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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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