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  1. Gina digs in to save swimmingRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | NEWS.com.au

    AUSTRALIA'S richest woman Gina Rinehart has saved one of the country's most iconic sports pledging millions to become major sponsor of the swim team. PLAYERS and officials' smart phones and computers could be possessed as part of the NRL integrity unit's new beefed-up powers.

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  2. 'Independent Scotland' supporter Murray terms anti-English accusations 'nonsense'Read the original story

    7 min ago | Newkerala.com

    British number one tennis player Andy Murray has slammed claims that he dislikes the English as 'nonsense', but has also defended his tweets backing Scottish independence. The Wimbledon winner, who would tie the knot with English fiancee Kim Sears in April, blasted the anti-English claims saying that he is going to marry one, adding that his family-in-law is going to be English.

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  3. Introducing The Straits Times Athlete of the Year nomineesRead the original story w/Photo

    29 min ago | The Straits Times

    Last September, the 25-year-old came home proudly clutching four Asian Games medals. In Incheon, the Singapore Sports School graduate bagged one gold , two silvers , and a bronze to emerge as Team Singapore's most bemedalled athlete at the quadrennial continental meet.

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  4. Football: Rooney backs di Maria to get back to his best form again for Man UnitedRead the original story w/Photo

    30 min ago | The Straits Times

    Manchester United's Wayne Rooney celebrates scoring their third goal with Angel Di Maria and Ander Herrera during their FA Cup match against Preston North End on Feb 16, 2015. Di Maria is a great player and will rediscover his best form for Manchester United after enduring a difficult time of late, captain Rooney said.

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  5. SEA Games: Archery team aiming to hit bullseyeRead the original story w/Photo

    36 min ago | Channelnewsasia.com

    Singapore won their first Gold medal on home soil in 1983, and this year's team is looking forward to clinch Gold once more. File photo: Singapore archer Chan Jing Ru takes aim during the women's recurve archery tournament at the SEA Games.

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  6. Ioka to make title bid at third weight classRead the original story w/Photo

    39 min ago | The Japan Times

    Kazuto Ioka will take on WBA flyweight champion Juan Carlos Reveco in a bid to claim a title at his third weight category on April 22 at Osaka's Bodymaker Colosseum, the Ioka Boxing Gym announced Monday. "I am going at this like it is my last chance," Ioka said at a press conference at his gym in Osaka.

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  7. Mayweather vs. Pacquiao: Tale of the (mix)tapeRead the original story w/Photo

    40 min ago | Sun-Star

    Queen and Katy Perry will have to be put on hold. Manny Pacquiao is walking into the ring on the night of the mega-fight against undefeated American boxer Floyd Mayweather Jr. to a song that Pacquiao has previously recorded for an unreleased album.

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  8. World champion to star at Cwmcarn Mountain Bike Dirt DayRead the original story w/Photo

    46 min ago | Campaignseries.co.uk

    David Power The first is of me when I was "Rider of the Week" at Bike Park Wales with Manon Carpenter. She is not only the Welsh downhill champion but also champion of the world.

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  9. Canada expected to collide with Argentina once again in Pan Am field hockeyRead the original story

    49 min ago | Lethbridge Herald

    The Pan American Games schedule is set and it should put Canada's men's field hockey team on a collision course with arch-rival Argentina. The field hockey schedule was released Monday for this summer's Pan Ams, which are a direct Olympic qualifier for the sport - a gold medal comes with a ticket to Rio.

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  10. Act now! TORONTO 2015 Pan Am Games Ticket Window Closing March 9Read the original story

    56 min ago | Digital Game Developer

    Fans encouraged to buy tickets now as best seats are going fast Pan Am ticket sales will temporarily close until mid-April after a robust selling period that saw spectators snap up all available tickets for popular events including the Opening Ceremony, men's basketball and soccer gold medal finals, and track cycling. aiming to finish among the top two nations in the medal count, now is the time to buy your tickets before they run out and you miss out on the chance to see Canadian athletes make history in these home Games.

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  11. Mary Kom says boxers are the only sufferers in the country; to hang gloves after Rio OlympicsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | DNA India

    Olympic medallist pugilist M C Mary Kom today said she has decided to quit boxing after the 2016 Rio Olympic Games as her body would not be able to cope with the rigours of the sport any further. Olympic medallist pugilist M C Mary Kom today said she has decided to quit boxing after the 2016 Rio Olympic Games as her body would not be able to cope with the rigours of the sport any further.

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  12. Ohio girl, 11, chases official world title in taekwondoRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Crescent-News.com

    Apparently, 11-year-old Natalie couldn't touch her toes -- the toes attached to her unusually large size 9 feet, which are attached to her exceptionally long legs.

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  13. Saina, Srikanth to lead Indian challenge at All EnglandRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Big News Network.com

    Our eNewspaper network was founded in 2002 to provide stand-alone digital news sites tailored for the most searched-for locations for news. With a traditional newspaper format, more than 100 sites were established each with a newspaper-type name to cover the highest-ranked regions, countries, cities and states.

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  14. 9 tackles, 5 interceptions for the unsung hero of Chelsea's cup winRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Business News

    Cesar Azpilicueta's pre-match rallying cry seemed to do the trick, as Chelsea stormed to a 2-0 victory over London rivals Tottenham in the Capital One League Cup final on Sunday afternoon. Prior to kick-off the Spaniard had expressed his desire to 'fight for the first title of the season', and fight, he did.

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  15. Badminton: Returning Lin chases sixth All-England titleRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Channelnewsasia.com

    Double Olympic champion Lin Dan will launch his bid to become the fourth male singles player to win six All-England badminton titles when the sport's oldest tournament begins on Wednesday. China's Lin Dan reacts after winning the men's singles gold medal badminton match against compatriot Chen Long at Gyeyang Gymnasium at the 17th Asian Games in Incheon September 29, 2014.

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  16. Plans for top professional Welsh cycling team unveiledRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | IcNetwork

    The 'We are Wales' Pro Cycling Team is the brainchild of Bridgend-born Weinzweig, who has joined forces with his former professional coach Yann Dejan to create a new team to represent Wales on the professional circuit throughout Europe The 'We are Wales' Pro Cycling Team is the brainchild of Bridgend-born Eifion Weinzweig, who has joined forces with his former professional coach Yann Dejan to create a new team to represent Wales on the professional circuit throughout Europe St David's Day was celebrated in a very special way by Eifion Weinzweig as he revealed plans to launch a Welsh professional cycling team next year.

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  17. No splash from Cai Lin and Co at Aussie swim meetRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Star Online

    National woman swimmer Khoo Cai Lin in action during the 400m freestyle race at the 2013 Myanmar SEA Games. - Filepic Judging by her recent performances, the 26-year-old can forget about extending her gold medal-winning streak at the SEA Games for a fifth straight time.

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  18. Frost to help LCW get back on his feet againRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Star Online

    Suspended national singles badminton player Lee Chong Wei training at the Juara Stadium in Bukit Kiara on Monday. Looking on is coach Tey Seu Bock.

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  19. Olympic pursuitRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Advocate

    THE pain of being overlooked for a ride in London is all the fuel Amy Cure needs in her drive to achieve Olympic gold in Rio de Janeiro next year. GOLDEN HOPES: Cyclist Amy Cure relaxing on the North-West Coast.

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  20. Man United and Chelsea interested in a 30million Barcelona star Pedro, say reports in SpainRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Mirror.co.uk

    The 27-year-old has spent his whole career with the Catalan club, but has found his first-team opportunities limited by Luis Suarez and Neymar Manchester United and Chelsea have both expressed an interest in a summer move for Barcelona forward Pedro, according to Spanish publication AS. The 27-year-old has started just 11 La Liga games so far this term, struggling for regular first-team football given the form of front three Lionel Messi, Luis Suarez and Neymar.

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