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  1. Injury blow for BrownleeRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Thetelegraphand Argus

    The Olympic champion was due to begin his 2015 campaign at this weekend's World Triathlon Series opener in Abu Dhabi but has not made the trip after turning his ankle. The Bingley Harrier has picked up a succession of injuries since his breakthrough season in 2009 and this latest setback, although not a serious one, will be frustrating, given he had enjoyed a trouble-free winter of training.

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  2. Gymnastics in Azerbaijan became a leading type of sportRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Trend

    Baku, Azerbaijan, March 4 By Elchin Mehdiyev Trend: Azerbaijan has become a venue for prestigious international competitions, and the revival of Azerbaijani sport is in the focus of world attention, the deputy youth and sports minister of Azerbaijan, Ismayil Ismayilov said. He made the remarks on March 4 at the ceremony for opening of the Open Joint Azerbaijan Championships in Gymnastics Disciplines, held in Baku.

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  3. All conditions created in Azerbaijan for gymnasts' success at Baku 2015 - gold medal winnerRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Trend

    Oleg Stepko won a gold medal in the all-around competition among men within the Open Joint Azerbaijan Championships in Gymnastics that kicked off in Baku March 4. Speaking to Trend after his victory, Stepko said all necessary conditions have been created in Azerbaijan for the successful performance of gymnasts at the First European Games. "The preparations for the championship began earlier," he said.

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  4. Kinross' great eight blitzes NSW Rowing Association Schoolboys head of river regattaRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Central Western Daily

    THEa SGREATa SEIGHT:a SKinross' gold medal winning Eights team, Liam Taylorwood-Roe, Brandon Straney, Joe Yeomans, Nick Filmer, Zac Whitehead, Jack Lamph, Will Stanley-Davies, Nedd Brockmann and Elise Bennett. KINROSS Wolaroi School's rowing team performed well in the Sydney Rowing Club Regatta on Saturday and the NSW Rowing Association Schoolboys head of the river competition on Sunday, both held at Sydney International Regatta Centre.

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  5. A 2.35m Injection to Drive Welsh Sport NumbersRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Aberdare Online

    Girl Guiding Cymru and Brecon Beacons National Park are among ten projects to secure 2.35m from Sport Wales to boost sports participation in Wales. Last year, as part of the community legacy of the Commonwealth Games, Sport Wales launched a Calls4Action grant scheme at tackling inequalities in sport participation in Wales.

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  6. Guess what color the track will be at the 2016 World Indoor Championships? Oregon track field rundownRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | OregonLive.com

    I went to the TrackTown Tuesday meeting last night at the Downtown Athletic Club, and came away with a few tidbits. -- TrackTown USA president Vin Lananna showed a rendering of what the venue will look like for the 2016 World Indoor Championships at the Oregon Convention Center in Portland.

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  7. Vinluan: Making their school proudRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    HOW proud are school administrators when their athletes win competitions? In the recently concluded Provincial meet where thirteen municipalities of Benguet met in sports competition basically to win and represent the province in the CARAA meet heln in Baguio City that gathered thousands of participants. Likewise, winning in the CARAA meet gives the privilege for an athlete to represent the region in the upcoming "Palarong Pambansa" in Davao sometime this year.

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  8. Sugar should be no more than 5-10 per cent of total calories: WHORead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Vancouver Sun

    Professional tennis players Milos Raonic of Canada and Kei Nishikori talk about what playing the other is like as they are set to face off once more during the Davis Cup in Vancouver Injured NBA star Steve Nash appear as the guest speaker at the Gathering of the Clan Fundraising Breakfast for Simon Fraser University athletics. Nash speaks to media about what he miss most about the game.

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  9. Small boat changes likely for big Rowing NZ team for upcoming world champsRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Stuff.co.nz

    MINDED: Lucy Spoors may be a front-runner for the women's single scull spot in the Rowing NZ team. Three high-priority small boats will hold a vast amount of interest when Rowing New Zealand name its world championship team today.

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  10. Ievgen Khytrov Ready For Jorge Melendez ShowdownRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Boxing Scene

    This Friday night, Ievgen Khytrov , arguably the most promising young prospect in all of boxing, returns to the bright lights of ESPN Friday Night Fights when he squares off against dangerous Puerto Rican contender Jorge Melendez in the 10-round co-feature bout of the evening, live from the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, NV. Headlining the card is junior middleweight Tony Harrison putting his undefeated record on the line against the rugged Antwone Smith .

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  11. Editorial: Netball players in short skirtsRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The Press On-Line

    A radio advert promoting the long legs and short skirts of the Tactix netball players ahead of their prowess on the court has drawn flak. Mainland Netball was wrong to allow an "edgy" radio advertising campaign to go to air which promoted the long legs and short skirts of its Tactix players, ahead of their sporting prowess.

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  12. Newcastle Falcons' Kingston Park to stage Singha Premiership Rugby 7s SeriesRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Chronicle Live

    Sevens rugby will come to the home of Newcastle Falcons on Saturday August 22 as Premiership clubs battle for a place in the national finals The Falcons have been grouped with Sale Sharks, Leicester Tigers and London Welsh in the third of three group stages, the RFU Championship winner replacing London Welsh should they be relegated at the end of the season. Kingston Park had been due to stage Premiership 7s action for the first time last summer, the tournament moved to Darlington's arena following delays in the installation of the Falcons' synthetic pitch.

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  13. SWIMMING: Hamerlaine doubles up for RoyalsRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Streatham Guardian

    The 12-year-old won the U12 girls' 50m freestyle and backstroke disciplines as the club collected a total of 12 medals on the championships' final weekend at Crystal Palace . We want you to enjoy your visit to our website.

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  14. Great Lakes Theater's 'Dial 'M' for Murder' gleams,...Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Cleveland.com

    Inspector Hubbard presides over a crime scene in the apartment of Tony and Margot Wendice in the Great Lakes Theater production of the classic thriller "Dial 'M' for Murder" at the Hanna Theatre, Playhouse Square. Photo By Roger Mastroianni The Great Lakes Theater production of "Dial 'M' for Murder" gleams under the lights like a pair of scissors, the famously unorthodox murder weapon in Frederick Knott's 1952 spine-tingler.

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  15. Pollock ready for Prague challengeRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | BBC News

    Holywood man Paul Pollock will run in this weekend's European Indoor Championships after receiving treatment on an ankle injury which has been bothering him in recent weeks. "Thankfully the problem seems to have cleared up and it's all systems go for this weekend," Pollock told BBC Sport.

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  16. Top US coach Shoulberg feels Indians can do well in swimmingRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | DNA India

    Top American swimming coach Richard Shoulberg feels there is no reason why Indian swimmers cannot shine on the international stage and all it requires was passion and hard work culture to excel in the "great sport". Top American swimming coach Richard Shoulberg feels there is no reason why Indian swimmers cannot shine on the international stage and all it requires was passion and hard work culture to excel in the "great sport".

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  17. Phelps ban could be lifted in time for worldsRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | CBS Sports

    Michael Phelps' six-month ban from USA Swimming-sanctioned events will be lifted next month and he might compete for the U.S. in the 2015 world championships this summer in Kazan, Russia, reports USA Today . Phelps was punished following his drunk driving arrest last September, including his removal from the US roster for the world championships.

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  18. Oxford sex grooming gang exploited girls because of officials'...Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Canada.com

    Professional tennis players Milos Raonic of Canada and Kei Nishikori talk about what playing the other is like as they are set to face off once more during the Davis Cup in Vancouver Injured NBA star Steve Nash appear as the guest speaker at the Gathering of the Clan Fundraising Breakfast for Simon Fraser University athletics. Nash speaks to media about what he miss most about the game.

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  19. City Spy: Andrew Tyrie's knifing after Lord Grabiner's stormRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | This Is London

    Desperate commuters jumped the barriers at London Bridge last night amid rush hour "chaos" that saw police called to control crowds. Two teenagers have been arrested on suspicion of murdering a schoolboy who was stabbed to death while riding his bike with friends.

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  20. Stretching Beyond Diet: Sharing the Importance of a Healthy Lifestyle...Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | PRWeb

    Mediaplanet today announces distribution of its fourth cross-platform edition of "Organic Living," inspiring readers to take action against environmentally harmful habits in every aspect of life. Top industry leaders have joined together to share the importance of not only eating organically, but incorporating organic products into home cleaning, personal care, and more.

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