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Daily Mail
Ennis-Hill on alert as stars look to boycott Rio because of Zika virusJessica Ennis-Hill on alert as stars look to boycott Rio 2016 because of Zika v
Ennis-Hill on alert as stars look to boycott Rio because of Zika virus
Daily Mail / Posted 2 hours ago
Jessica Ennis-Hill on alert as stars look to boycott Rio 2016 because of Zika virus fears The Rio Olympics faces a boycott from some of its biggest female stars Jessica Ennis-Hill is monitoring developments with six months left to go Zika is... Read more
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People Magazine
Kenya May Withdraw From Rio Olympics Over Zika Concerns Members of Kenya's Olympic team celebrate wins at the London 2012 Games "Obv
Kenya May Withdraw From Rio Olympics Over Zika Concerns
People Magazine / Posted 6 hours ago
Members of Kenya's Olympic team celebrate wins at the London 2012 Games "Obviously, we are not going to risk taking Kenyans there if this Zika virus reaches epidemic levels," Kipchoge Keino,... Read more
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Vavel
Rafael Nadal: "I Have Never Had A Spirit Of Revenge"09-02-2016 Just before he plays his first match at the Argentina Open, Rafael N
Rafael Nadal: "I Have Never Had A Spirit Of Revenge"
Vavel / Posted 8 hours ago
09-02-2016 Just before he plays his first match at the Argentina Open, Rafael Nadal spoke of his recent loss in Australia, his motivation for 2016 and his sympathies for injured rival Roger... Read more
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Horse and Hound
Top eventer prepares to whip up a feast on Come Dine With MeFour-star eventer Matthew Wright will swap the start box for saucepans as he pr
Top eventer prepares to whip up a feast on Come Dine With Me
Horse and Hound / Posted 11 hours ago
Four-star eventer Matthew Wright will swap the start box for saucepans as he prepares to compete on Come Dine With Me. The Nottinghamshire-based rider had a call “out of the blue” from producers of the Channel 4 dinner party game show and is due to... Read more
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Horse and Hound
6 top equestrian familiesThe daughter of Mary King, who’s competed in six Olympic games and won Burghley
6 top equestrian families
Horse and Hound / Posted 12 hours ago
The daughter of Mary King, who’s competed in six Olympic games and won Burghley, Badminton and Kentucky, Emily had some pretty big (horse)shoes to fill when she decided to pursue an eventing career, but she’s doing pretty well so far. Now aged 20,... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Ulverston Canal watersports facility unlikely due to lack of investorsA LACK of investors has sunk hopes of turning a canal into a £3.5m watersports
Ulverston Canal watersports facility unlikely due to lack of investors
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 14 hours ago
A LACK of investors has sunk hopes of turning a canal into a £3.5m watersports centre. Last year Engineering Paddler Designs, the team behind the Lee Valley White Water Centre which hosted the canoe slalom event at London 2012, put forward a concept... Read more
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Scotsman
Andy Murray’s wife Kim Sears gives birth to baby girl Kim Sears reportedly gave birth to a baby girl at the weekend. Picture: Getty
Andy Murray’s wife Kim Sears gives birth to baby girl
Scotsman / Posted 17 hours ago
Kim Sears reportedly gave birth to a baby girl at the weekend. Picture: Getty Images ANDY Murray has become a father to a baby girl, after wife Kim gave birth at the weekend, according to... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Cameron van der Burgh older but wiser"There were all these kids and I didn't know who they were. "I was thinking 'w
Cameron van der Burgh older but wiser
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 18 hours ago
"There were all these kids and I didn't know who they were. "I was thinking 'where did they come from'? I'm getting old," said a smiling Van der Burgh at a media day at the Tuks-aligned High Performance Centre in Pretoria. This institution can... Read more
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Vavel
Spanish Olympic Committee President Says Rafael Nadal Should Be Opening Ceremony Flag Bearer09-02-2016 Spanish Olympic chief Alejandro Blanco says 2008 men's singles gold
Spanish Olympic Committee President Says Rafael Nadal Should Be Opening Ceremony Flag Bearer
Vavel / Posted 21 hours ago
09-02-2016 Spanish Olympic chief Alejandro Blanco says 2008 men's singles gold medalist Rafael Nadal should be Spain's flag bearer in the Olympic's opening... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Rio 2016 cutbacks give cause for concernLAUSANNE - Rowing and other sports expressed concern on Monday at the consequen
Rio 2016 cutbacks give cause for concern
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted yesterday
LAUSANNE - Rowing and other sports expressed concern on Monday at the consequences of budget cuts at the Rio Olympics. Aerial view of the rowing facilities for the Rio2016 Olympic Games at the Rodrigo de Freitas lagoon on February 3, 2016 An... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Rio 2016 cutbacks give cause for concernLAUSANNE: Rowing and other sports expressed concern on Monday (Feb 8) at the co
Rio 2016 cutbacks give cause for concern
Channel NewsAsia / Posted yesterday
LAUSANNE: Rowing and other sports expressed concern on Monday (Feb 8) at the consequences of budget cuts at the Rio Olympics. An economic downturn in Brazil has forced 2016 Games organisers to ditch plans for a 4,000 capacity floating stand at the... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Gold medal winning Paralympian from Yarmouth has car window smashed by Storm Imogen Paralympic Gold medalist Jessica-Jane Applegate opens the Spa Unlimted 24hr S
Gold medal winning Paralympian from Yarmouth has car window smashed by Storm Imogen
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted yesterday
Paralympic Gold medalist Jessica-Jane Applegate opens the Spa Unlimted 24hr Swimathon in Dereham, taking part in the first 30 minute session. Picture: Matthew... Read more
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guardian-series
Beth Tweddle recovering from neck surgery after accident on The JumpBeth Tweddle is recovering in hospital in Austria after undergoing neck surgery
Beth Tweddle recovering from neck surgery after accident on The Jump
guardian-series / Posted yesterday
Beth Tweddle is recovering in hospital in Austria after undergoing neck surgery following a fall whilst training for TV reality show 'The Jump'. The 30-year-old three-time world gymnastics champion, who won a bronze medal at the London 2012... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Children inspired by future stars...Wirral youngsters will play a key role as a prestigious pro tournament that sho
Children inspired by future stars...
Liverpool Echo / Posted yesterday
Wirral youngsters will play a key role as a prestigious pro tournament that showcases tennis stars of the future returns to the borough. And for the first time in Wirral, this year’s tournament will focus on the women’s game. Wirral Tennis Centre,... Read more
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Sporting Life
Tweddle undergoes surgery Beth Tweddle is recovering in hospital in Austria after undergoing neck surge
Tweddle undergoes surgery
Sporting Life / Posted yesterday
Beth Tweddle is recovering in hospital in Austria after undergoing neck surgery following a fall whilst training for TV reality show 'The Jump'.Tweddle is Britain's most successful gymnast and retired in 2013 £5 free bet... Read more
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Shropshire Star
Beth Tweddle recovering from neck surgery after accident on The Jump « Shropshire StarThe 30-year-old three-time world gymnastics champion, who won a bronze medal at
Beth Tweddle recovering from neck surgery after accident on The Jump « Shropshire Star
Shropshire Star / Posted yesterday
The 30-year-old three-time world gymnastics champion, who won a bronze medal at the London 2012 Olympics, crashed on Saturday while preparing for the Channel 4 show in which celebrities and sports stars attempt acrobatic winter sports feats. A... Read more
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metro
The Jump's Beth Tweddle has had emergency surgery to 'fuse fractured vertebrae'Beth Tweddle in 2014 (Picture: LEON NEAL/AFP/Getty Images) Beth Tweddle’s fami
The Jump's Beth Tweddle has had emergency surgery to 'fuse fractured vertebrae'
metro / Posted yesterday
Beth Tweddle in 2014 (Picture: LEON NEAL/AFP/Getty Images) Beth Tweddle’s family have revealed that the Olympian has had surgery to fuse fractured vertebrae in her neck after a fall on Channel 4 reality show The Jump. A Bronze medal winner at the... Read more
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Gazette
Beth Tweddle recovering from neck surgery after accident on The JumpBeth Tweddle is recovering in hospital in Austria after undergoing neck surgery
Beth Tweddle recovering from neck surgery after accident on The Jump
Gazette / Posted yesterday
Beth Tweddle is recovering in hospital in Austria after undergoing neck surgery following a fall whilst training for TV reality show 'The Jump'. The 30-year-old three-time world gymnastics champion, who won a bronze medal at the London 2012... Read more
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Greenock Telegraph
Beth Tweddle recovering from neck surgery after accident on The JumpBeth Tweddle is recovering in hospital in Austria after undergoing neck surgery
Beth Tweddle recovering from neck surgery after accident on The Jump
Greenock Telegraph / Posted yesterday
Beth Tweddle is recovering in hospital in Austria after undergoing neck surgery following a fall whilst training for TV reality show 'The Jump'. The 30-year-old three-time world gymnastics champion, who won a bronze medal at the London 2012... Read more
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Harrow Times
Beth Tweddle recovering from neck surgery after accident on The JumpBeth Tweddle is recovering in hospital in Austria after undergoing neck surgery
Beth Tweddle recovering from neck surgery after accident on The Jump
Harrow Times / Posted yesterday
Beth Tweddle is recovering in hospital in Austria after undergoing neck surgery following a fall whilst training for TV reality show 'The Jump'. The 30-year-old three-time world gymnastics champion, who won a bronze medal at the London 2012... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
Beth Tweddle recovering from neck surgery after accident on The JumpBeth Tweddle is recovering in hospital in Austria after undergoing neck surgery
Beth Tweddle recovering from neck surgery after accident on The Jump
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted yesterday
Beth Tweddle is recovering in hospital in Austria after undergoing neck surgery following a fall whilst training for TV reality show 'The Jump'. The 30-year-old three-time world gymnastics champion, who won a bronze medal at the London 2012... Read more
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St Albans & Harpenden Review
Beth Tweddle recovering from neck surgery after accident on The JumpBeth Tweddle is recovering in hospital in Austria after undergoing neck surgery
Beth Tweddle recovering from neck surgery after accident on The Jump
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted yesterday
Beth Tweddle is recovering in hospital in Austria after undergoing neck surgery following a fall whilst training for TV reality show 'The Jump'. The 30-year-old three-time world gymnastics champion, who won a bronze medal at the London 2012... Read more
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Kingston Guardian
Beth Tweddle recovering from neck surgery after accident on The JumpBeth Tweddle is recovering in hospital in Austria after undergoing neck surgery
Beth Tweddle recovering from neck surgery after accident on The Jump
Kingston Guardian / Posted yesterday
Beth Tweddle is recovering in hospital in Austria after undergoing neck surgery following a fall whilst training for TV reality show 'The Jump'. The 30-year-old three-time world gymnastics champion, who won a bronze medal at the London 2012... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Beth Tweddle recovering from neck surgery after accident on The JumpBeth Tweddle is recovering in hospital in Austria after undergoing neck surgery
Beth Tweddle recovering from neck surgery after accident on The Jump
Oxford Mail / Posted yesterday
Beth Tweddle is recovering in hospital in Austria after undergoing neck surgery following a fall whilst training for TV reality show 'The Jump'. The 30-year-old three-time world gymnastics champion, who won a bronze medal at the London 2012... Read more
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Evening Standard
6,000 swimmers to take the plunge in Serpentine event in Hyde ParkThousands of Londoners will be able to swim in the Serpentine as part of the “g
6,000 swimmers to take the plunge in Serpentine event in Hyde Park
Evening Standard / Posted yesterday
Thousands of Londoners will be able to swim in the Serpentine as part of the “greatest swimming festival in the world”. Up to 6,000 swimmers are expected to dive into Hyde Park’s lake in a new open-water event on Saturday, September 24. Participants... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Zika virus fears of sports stars as Rio Games loom Sally Brown is gearing up for Riosally brownAileen Reid is gearing up for Rio
Zika virus fears of sports stars as Rio Games loom
Belfast Telegraph / Posted yesterday
Sally Brown is gearing up for Riosally brownAileen Reid is gearing up for Rio Sports stars from Northern Ireland who are gearing up for this summer's Rio Olympics have spoken of their fears over... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Zika virus fears of our stars as the Rio Games loom Sally Brown is gearing up for Riosally brownAileen Reid is gearing up for Rio
Zika virus fears of our stars as the Rio Games loom
Belfast Telegraph / Posted yesterday
Sally Brown is gearing up for Riosally brownAileen Reid is gearing up for Rio Sports stars from Northern Ireland who are gearing up for this summer's Rio Olympics have spoken of their fears over... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Swimming Australia boss criticises handling of London Olympics scandalsSwimming Australia boss criticises handling of London 2012 Olympics scandals ah
Swimming Australia boss criticises handling of London Olympics scandals
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 2 days ago
Swimming Australia boss criticises handling of London 2012 Olympics scandals ahead of Rio 2016 Four years ago the headlines painted a picture of a dysfunctional Australian Olympic swim team, beset by drug and bullying scandals, and under-performing... Read more
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Vavel
Rafael Nadal: "Nothing Made Me Feel Bad Like Withdrawing From London 2012, I Am Pumped Up And Ready"07-02-2016 Spanish world number five Rafael Nadal discusses the disappointment
Rafael Nadal: "Nothing Made Me Feel Bad Like Withdrawing From London 2012, I Am Pumped Up And Ready"
Vavel / Posted 2 days ago
07-02-2016 Spanish world number five Rafael Nadal discusses the disappointment of withdrawing from London 2012 and his motivation for the Rio Olympic... Read more
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metro
The Jump's Beth Tweddle may have life-changing back injuries after ski accidentBeth Tweddle (Picture: PA) Olympic gymnast Beth Tweddle may have serious life-
The Jump's Beth Tweddle may have life-changing back injuries after ski accident
metro / Posted 2 days ago
Beth Tweddle (Picture: PA) Olympic gymnast Beth Tweddle may have serious life-changing injuries following an accident on Channel 4’s The Jump. The 30-year-old athlete reportedly crashed into a barrier and was seen being placed in a neck brace... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Swimming Australia boss criticises handling of London Olympics scandalsSwimming Australia boss criticises handling of London 2012 Olympics scandals ah
Swimming Australia boss criticises handling of London Olympics scandals
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 2 days ago
Swimming Australia boss criticises handling of London 2012 Olympics scandals ahead of Rio 2016 Four years ago the headlines painted a picture of a dysfunctional Australian Olympic swim team, beset by drug and bullying scandals, and under-performing... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Adams clicks the ticketsIt's all aboard the bus to the Rio Olympics -- but only if you have something t
Adams clicks the tickets
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 3 days ago
It's all aboard the bus to the Rio Olympics -- but only if you have something to offer, writes Andrew Alderson. Coach Jean-Pierre Egger is on Val Adams' bus. Photo / Doug Sherring Only the most committed passengers will get a ticket on Val Adams'... Read more
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walesonline
From concrete dereliction to posh new homes with amazing viewsIt used to be the site of grey, concrete blocks of flats, known as one of the m
From concrete dereliction to posh new homes with amazing views
walesonline / Posted 4 days ago
It used to be the site of grey, concrete blocks of flats, known as one of the most controversial housing estates in South Wales. Rows of flats stood empty for many years on this prime site in Penarth Built in the late 1960s the Billybanks estate... Read more
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WRCB Chattanooga
Rio 2016: 16 fun facts about this year's OlympicsBY TRACY SNYDER and KIKO ITASAKA, NBC News (NBC News) - With exactly six month
Rio 2016: 16 fun facts about this year's Olympics
WRCB Chattanooga / Posted 4 days ago
BY TRACY SNYDER and KIKO ITASAKA, NBC News (NBC News) - With exactly six months to go until the opening ceremony of the 2016 Olympics in Brazil's Rio de Janeiro, here are 16 things you need to know about the historic event. 1 - Rio 2016 will be the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Olympic Blues As Cricketers Astound the WorldCYCLING takes centre stage this weekend when the National Championships take pl
Olympic Blues As Cricketers Astound the World
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
CYCLING takes centre stage this weekend when the National Championships take place in Windhoek. With a place at the Olympics at stake, all of Namibia's top cyclists have confirmed their participation, including Dan Craven who has flown in from Europe... Read more
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express
'Don't know how I'm still alive' Horror moment Olympian shoved into path of car by thug AN OLYMPIC hero described the terrifying moment he was shoved into the path o
'Don't know how I'm still alive' Horror moment Olympian shoved into path of car by thug
express / Posted 4 days ago
AN OLYMPIC hero described the terrifying moment he was shoved into the path of a car by a thug and sent flying 20 yards through the air. Pete Waterfield admits... Read more
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sportsvibe
Olympian Iwan Thomas Reveals Our Top Five Favourite, Fast Sporting Moments Of All TimeIwan Thomas reveals on Sportsvibe our favourite fast sporting moments as we cou
Olympian Iwan Thomas Reveals Our Top Five Favourite, Fast Sporting Moments Of All Time
sportsvibe / Posted 4 days ago
Iwan Thomas reveals on Sportsvibe our favourite fast sporting moments as we countdown to an enourmous year of sport. 2016 is set to be a festival of sporting action and with the Olympics Games, UEFA Euro 2016 and RBS Six Nations Championship just on... Read more
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SUR in English
The Rio-bound malague�os. Surinenglish.comCarlos Peralta, after winning a race. :: EFE Only 34 people from Malaga (eithe
The Rio-bound malague�os. Surinenglish.com
SUR in English / Posted 4 days ago
Carlos Peralta, after winning a race. :: EFE Only 34 people from Malaga (either born here or who grew up here after being born elsewhere) have taken part in any summer Olympic Games. Thousands of sportsmen and women from the Costa del Sol, this... Read more
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thebee
Ennis-Hill On Course For Rio Despite InjuryJessica Ennis-Hill is to miss the indoor season with an Achilles injury but wil
Ennis-Hill On Course For Rio Despite Injury
thebee / Posted 4 days ago
Jessica Ennis-Hill is to miss the indoor season with an Achilles injury but will be fit to defend her Olympic title in August. The London 2012 heptathlon champion's injury is not serious and is different to the problem which affected her... Read more
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Londonist
5 Fab Things To Do At Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park This Half TermSpin into east London's newest park this half term. World famous as the 2012 Ol
5 Fab Things To Do At Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park This Half Term
Londonist / Posted 4 days ago
Spin into east London's newest park this half term. World famous as the 2012 Olympic and Paralympic venue, the park is now fully open to the public for free, 24 hours a day. It's easily accessible by tube (Stratford is the nearest station), DLR,... Read more
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NBC News
Six Months to Rio: 16 Facts on the 2016 OlympicsWith exactly six months to go until the opening ceremony of the 2016 Olympics i
Six Months to Rio: 16 Facts on the 2016 Olympics
NBC News / Posted 4 days ago
With exactly six months to go until the opening ceremony of the 2016 Olympics in Brazil's Rio de Janeiro, here are 16 things you need to know about the historic event. 1 - Rio 2016 will be the first time in Olympic history that a South American... Read more
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Horse and Hound
From white boards to catwalk: Charlotte Dujardin signs modelling contractDressage star Charlotte Dujardin has signed a modelling contact. The double Ol
From white boards to catwalk: Charlotte Dujardin signs modelling contract
Horse and Hound / Posted 4 days ago
Dressage star Charlotte Dujardin has signed a modelling contact. The double Olympic gold medallist will be working with London-based MOT Models and will be working within the sports personalities division on high-profile campaigns. Charlotte and... Read more
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thebee
British Olympic Hopefuls Warned Over ZikaBritish Olympic hopefuls have been warned to take precautions against the Zika
British Olympic Hopefuls Warned Over Zika
thebee / Posted 4 days ago
British Olympic hopefuls have been warned to take precautions against the Zika virus if they are selected for the Rio Games. With six months to go until the Games begin in Brazil, the British Olympic Association has compiled a guidance note based on... Read more
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Daily Mirror
5 possible destinations for SturridgeHis quality has never been in doubt since he moved to Anfield. This is perhaps
5 possible destinations for Sturridge
Daily Mirror / Posted 5 days ago
His quality has never been in doubt since he moved to Anfield. This is perhaps the most gifted finisher of his generation, blessed with icy veins and precise technique in the penalty area. A fit Sturridge be a starter for any team in the division... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
US Soccer sues women's union over Olympic strike fearsCHICAGO - Fearing a possible walkout on the Rio Olympics by its Women's World C
US Soccer sues women's union over Olympic strike fears
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 5 days ago
CHICAGO - Fearing a possible walkout on the Rio Olympics by its Women's World Cup championship side, the US Soccer Federation has filed a lawsuit against its women's players union. Gold medalist Team USA pose for photographers after the podium of... Read more
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Goal.com
Neymar, Miranda, Alisson & Dunga set to add experience to Brazil's quest for Olympic gold - Goal.com Nara Franco & Rupert Fryer Chevrolet Brasil Global Tour...
Neymar, Miranda, Alisson & Dunga set to add experience to Brazil's quest for Olympic gold
Goal.com / Posted 5 days ago
- Goal.com Nara Franco & Rupert Fryer Chevrolet Brasil Global Tour... Read more
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Horse and Hound
Charlotte Dujardin knocked off world number one spotDressage’s golden girl Charlotte Dujardin has been knocked off the number one s
Charlotte Dujardin knocked off world number one spot
Horse and Hound / Posted 5 days ago
Dressage’s golden girl Charlotte Dujardin has been knocked off the number one spot in the FEI rankings, after a 30-month reign. German rider Kristina Bröring-Sprehe and Desperados FRH (pictured, below) are the new world number ones. Kristina and... Read more
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International Business Times
Rio Carnival 2016: Zika virus and economic crisis cast shadow over Brazil's big party Brazil should have been poised for a good year in 2016 as host of the summer Ol
Rio Carnival 2016: Zika virus and economic crisis cast shadow over Brazil's big party
International Business Times / Posted 5 days ago
Brazil should have been poised for a good year in 2016 as host of the summer Olympic Games but the dual impact of the Zika virus and the worst economic downturn for a century has seen the wind taken out of its sails. The country's embattled... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Rio in six-month sprint to OlympicsRio2016 Olympic Games Organising Committee Medical director Joao Grangeiro spea
Rio in six-month sprint to Olympics
The Borneo Post / Posted 5 days ago
Rio2016 Olympic Games Organising Committee Medical director Joao Grangeiro speaks during a press conference in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. — AFP photo RIO DE JANEIRO: The Olympics start six months from this Friday and Rio de Janeiro is ready – as long... Read more
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Ny Teknik
BBC: FN-utredning ger Assange rättWikileaks-grundaren Julian Assange anmälde sitt fall till UNWGAD, FN:s oberoend
BBC: FN-utredning ger Assange rätt
Ny Teknik / Posted 5 days ago
Wikileaks-grundaren Julian Assange anmälde sitt fall till UNWGAD, FN:s oberoende arbetsgrupp för godtyckliga frihetsberövanden, 2014. Inför beskedet från UNWGAD meddelade Assange hur han skulle ställa sig till det. "Om det skulle vara så att de... Read more
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