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  1. Ice-swimming grannies defy age and cold...Read the original story w/Photo

    7 min ago | Suria

    People take part in the Winter Swimming Festival in front of the Perito Moreno glacier, at the Argentino Lake in El Calafate, Santa Cruz province, Argentina, on August 8, 2014 - by Daniel Garcia Instead, she works a string of part-time jobs so she can afford to be standing at the foot of a pale blue glacier in Patagonia, about to jump into ... (more)


  2. US swimmer keen on V8 careerRead the original story w/Photo

    8 min ago | The Age

    It might sound like the start to a bad joke but, if he gets his way, it's exactly the path American 200m backstroke champion Tyler Clary wants his sporting career to take.


  3. Nets need the Deron Williams of old to returnRead the original story w/Photo

    9 min ago |

    STAFF WRITERRemember August 2012? It wasn't all that long ago, and for Deron Williams it was a great summer.


  4. Today in HistoryRead the original story

    10 min ago | The Las Vegas Sun

    On August 28, 1964, two days of race-related rioting erupted in North Philadelphia over a false rumor that white police officers had beaten to death a pregnant black woman.


  5. Japan's 'Golden Bolt': 103-year-old...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 3 | Suria

    "I'd love to race Bolt," the wispy-haired Miyazaki told AFP in an interview after tottering over the line with a joyful whoop at a recent Japan Masters Athletics competition in Kyoto.


  6. ATHLETICS: Hannah England staying upbeat despite mixed yearRead the original story w/Photo

    11 min ago | Bicester Advertiser

    OXFORD'S Hannah England says she can be proud of her championship racing in 2014, despite twice finishing outside the medals, writes STUART WEIR.


  7. Alia Atkinson wins gold at FINA World Cup in Doha - SportRead the original story w/Photo

    11 min ago | Jamaica Observer

    JAMAICA'S Alia Atkinson kicked off her 2014/2015 FINA World Cup campaign with a master class in breaststroke sprinting, when she won the 100m in Doha, Qatar.


  8. Mary the final say, makes cut for AsiadRead the original story w/Photo

    16 min ago | The Indian Express

    Array [1] => Array [2] => Array [3] => Array [4] => Array [5] => Array ) A group of youngsters hesitantly approached MC Mary Kom with a request to step outside the boxing hall at the National Institute of Sport, Patiala.


  9. Irish lottery winner: I'll build giant Olympic swimming poolRead the original story w/Photo

    21 min ago |

    A Northern Ireland woman who won 34 million on the Euromillions lottery - and who previously said she would give away a whopping 33m - has earmarked 8m to find Ireland's Olympic swimming champion.


  10. Chris & Gabby Adcock: Badminton's golden coupleRead the original story w/Photo

    24 min ago | Times of Oman

    They spend every working hour together, share triumphs and disappointments and depend on each other absolutely as the tension rises.


  11. World record attempt for BartRead the original story w/Photo

    31 min ago | Daily Echo

    An attempt to set the record for the world's largest sailing race in memory of Olympian Andrew 'Bart' Simpson has been backed by the UK's minister for sport.


  12. Aitken Places Sixth in Youth Olympics - Aug. 28Read the original story

    1 hr ago | The Citizen

    Londesborough-area track and field athlete Lexia SAitken placed sixth in the women's 400-metre hurdles A Final on Monday at the 2014 Youth Olympics in Nanjing, China.


  13. Swimming gold medallist dives in for open dayRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | This is Wiltshire

    SWINDON swimming star Jazz Carlin will be showing off her medals at the Link Centre's annual open day on Saturday.


  14. O'Neill backs Youth Olympic resultsRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Yahoo!

    Australia's inability to win a swimming gold medal at the Youth Olympics should not be viewed as a bad omen, says pool great Susie O'Neill.


  15. Making the giant leap from dapper Don Draper to DisneyRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Sunday Herald

    And quickly. In a couple of hours the dapper Don of Mad Men fame will be working the red carpet in London for a new Disney movie, Million Dollar Arm.


  16. Pacquiao to help set up boxing academy in ChinaRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Honolulu Advertiser

    WBO Welterweight champion Manny Pacquiao, left, and WBO junior welterweight champion Chris Algieri of United States, right, posed during a news conference in Macau on Aug. 25. MANILA>> Manny Pacquiao is setting up a boxing institute in China and believes the country of 1.4 billion people can produce professional world champions.


  17. Rising star: Atherton teen takes center stage at US Open todayRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Campbell Reporter

    New York City is the center of the tennis universe with the U.S. Open in town for two weeks.


  18. Media focuses on Atherton teen BellisRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Campbell Reporter

    In 2012, former Palo Alto High School basketball player Jeremy Lin caught the world's attention by creating the sensation known as "Linsanity" with the NBA's New York Knicks.


  19. Leigh holds off Ainslie's challengeRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Daily Echo

    OLYMPIC star Sir Ben Ainslie scored his first podium finish in this year's Extreme Sailing Series - but it wasn't enough to catch fellow Hampshire sailor Leigh McMillan.


  20. Soccer WatchRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Austin Chronicle

    The Texas Longhorns got their first goal of the 2014 season from none other than junior goalkeeper Abby Smith , who curled home a 45-yard free kick 25 minutes into the season opener against Arizona State on Saturday.