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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Jebet record alights Paris meet, Schippers winsat the Lausanne Diamond League two days ago. "I didn't have my best start but
Jebet record alights Paris meet, Schippers wins
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 14 hours ago
at the Lausanne Diamond League two days ago. "I didn't have my best start but then it's certainly my best race!" France's Renaud Lavillenie got his season back on track with victory in the pole vault with a best of 5.93m. "Honestly, I was very... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Jebet record alights Paris meet, Schippers winsat the Lausanne Diamond League two days ago. "I didn't have my best start but t
Jebet record alights Paris meet, Schippers wins
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 16 hours ago
at the Lausanne Diamond League two days ago. "I didn't have my best start but then it's certainly my best race!" France's Renaud Lavillenie got his season back on track with victory in the pole vault with a best of 5.93m. "Honestly, I was very... Read more
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CBC.ca
Diamond League track and field from Parisattempt to overcome a disappointing Olympic debut in Rio, where the medal favou
Diamond League track and field from Paris
CBC.ca / Posted 23 hours ago
attempt to overcome a disappointing Olympic debut in Rio, where the medal favourite finished 10th, while his main rival Renaud Lavillenie took home a silver medal after Brazil's Thiago Braz da Silva shocked the Frenchman and others by clearing... Read more
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New Kerala
Brazilian pole vaulter Da Silva receives 1kg gold bar as reward - newkerala.com #110267Rio Games here. The 22-year-old won Brazil's first ever Olympic pole vault gol
Brazilian pole vaulter Da Silva receives 1kg gold bar as reward - newkerala.com #110267
New Kerala / Posted 2 days ago
Rio Games here. The 22-year-old won Brazil's first ever Olympic pole vault gold medal beating France's defending champion Renaud Lavillenie with an Olympic record leap of 6.03 metres, reports Xinhua. "This is really important to me. I want to... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Thompson wins Lausanne 100m after start fiascoAsafa Powell in the men's 100m (9.96sec) and American Sam Hendricks in the pole
Thompson wins Lausanne 100m after start fiasco
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 2 days ago
Asafa Powell in the men's 100m (9.96sec) and American Sam Hendricks in the pole vault, his best of 5.92m pushing France's Renaud Lavillenie into second. And Darya Klishina, Russia's sole competitor in Rio, made the podium in the women's long... Read more
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Super Sport
Thompson is sprint queen in Lausanneweek to take gold. After being jeered by a partisan crowd in Brazil 10 days ag
Thompson is sprint queen in Lausanne
Super Sport / Posted 2 days ago
week to take gold. After being jeered by a partisan crowd in Brazil 10 days ago, there was a warm reception for Frenchman Renaud Lavillenie but no success in a pole vault competition won by Sam Kendricks. The American equalled his personal best... Read more
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Reuters Sports News
Ace of Diamond Thompson is sprint queen in Lausanneweek to take gold. After being jeered by a partisan crowd in Brazil 10 days ago
Ace of Diamond Thompson is sprint queen in Lausanne
Reuters Sports News / Posted 2 days ago
week to take gold. After being jeered by a partisan crowd in Brazil 10 days ago, there was a warm reception for Frenchman Renaud Lavillenie but no success in a pole vault competition won by Sam Kendricks. The American equalled his personal best... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Ace of Diamond Thompson is sprint queen in Lausanneweek to take gold. After being jeered by a partisan crowd in Brazil 10 days ago
Ace of Diamond Thompson is sprint queen in Lausanne
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 days ago
week to take gold. After being jeered by a partisan crowd in Brazil 10 days ago, there was a warm reception for Frenchman Renaud Lavillenie but no success in a pole vault competition won by Sam Kendricks. The American equalled his personal best... Read more
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CBC.ca
Diamond League track and field from Lausanne, Switzerlandattempt to overcome a disappointing Olympic debut in Rio, where the medal favou
Diamond League track and field from Lausanne, Switzerland
CBC.ca / Posted 2 days ago
attempt to overcome a disappointing Olympic debut in Rio, where the medal favourite finished 10th, while his main rival Renaud Lavillenie took home a silver medal after Brazil's Thiago Braz da Silva shocked the Frenchman and others by clearing... Read more
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CBC.ca
Can Shawn Barber rebound in Lausanne after Olympic letdown?scheduled for 2:05 p.m. ET (live streaming at cbcsports.ca, CBC Sports app) but
Can Shawn Barber rebound in Lausanne after Olympic letdown?
CBC.ca / Posted 2 days ago
scheduled for 2:05 p.m. ET (live streaming at cbcsports.ca, CBC Sports app) but not a strong field, headlined by France's Renaud Lavillenie and American Sam Kendricks, the silver and bronze medallists in Rio.Lavillenie shocked in Rio Lavillenie,... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Sprint queen Thompson heads Paris line13, 2016 French supporters will also have a chance to welcome back four of the
Sprint queen Thompson heads Paris line
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 4 days ago
13, 2016 French supporters will also have a chance to welcome back four of their own Olympic stars including pole vaulter Renaud Lavillenie, who was left in tears after losing his title to Brazil's Thiago Braz da Silva in front of a jeering... Read more
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Super Sport
Thompson heads Paris line-upTuesday. French supporters will also have a chance to welcome back four of the
Thompson heads Paris line-up
Super Sport / Posted 4 days ago
Tuesday. French supporters will also have a chance to welcome back four of their own Olympic stars including pole vaulter Renaud Lavillenie, who was left in tears after losing his title to Brazil's Thiago Braz da Silva in front of a jeering... Read more
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International Business Times
Usain Bolt's 'triple triple' and Ryan Lochte saga: IBTimes UK writers' most memorable Rio momentsartistic gymnastics women's qualification certainly warmed the heart. The Rio
Usain Bolt's 'triple triple' and Ryan Lochte saga: IBTimes UK writers' most memorable Rio moments
International Business Times / Posted 4 days ago
artistic gymnastics women's qualification certainly warmed the heart. The Rio crowd's decision to boo French pole vaulter Renaud Lavillenie was a stain on the Games and nothing short of a disgrace. The 29-year-old athlete won a silver medal in... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Enduring images of the 2016 Rio Gamescondemned" El Shehaby's action and he was given a strong reprimand. - Vilifyin
Enduring images of the 2016 Rio Games
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 5 days ago
condemned" El Shehaby's action and he was given a strong reprimand. - Vilifying Lavillenie - French pole vault star Renaud Lavillenie was reduced to tears on the medal podium as a hostile crowd showered him with boos for a second time.... Read more
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Daily Mail
Daley Thompson: Being truly great is about more than just medalsis ranked 34th. Remarkable. And Thiago Braz da Silva won the pole vault by jum
Daley Thompson: Being truly great is about more than just medals
Daily Mail / Posted 5 days ago
is ranked 34th. Remarkable. And Thiago Braz da Silva won the pole vault by jumping 6.03m, an Olympic record. He watched Renaud Lavillenie clear 5.98m and knew there was no point going for that, so asked for the bar to be moved up by 5cm. Rafela... Read more
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5KSDK St. Louis
Olympic pole vaulter Sam Kendricks(R-L) Bronze medallist USA's Sam Kendricks, gold medallist Brazil's Thiago Braz
Olympic pole vaulter Sam Kendricks
5KSDK St. Louis / Posted 5 days ago
(R-L) Bronze medallist USA's Sam Kendricks, gold medallist Brazil's Thiago Braz Da Silva and silver medallist France's Renaud Lavillenie attend the medal ceremony for the men's pole vault during the athletics event at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at... Read more
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The Mercury News
Another Olympics saved by the athletesvaulter Thiago Braz da Silva and were respectfully silent for his vaults -- but
Another Olympics saved by the athletes
The Mercury News / Posted 6 days ago
vaulter Thiago Braz da Silva and were respectfully silent for his vaults -- but booed and hooted for world record holder Renaud Lavillenie of France to distract him as he tried to perform. Lavillenie could be seen weeping after he lost and fans... Read more
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International Business Times
Top quotes from athletes who made the headlines at Rio 2016 Olympicsrobbed at gunpoint in Rio. "In 1936, the crowd was against Jesse Owens. We've
Top quotes from athletes who made the headlines at Rio 2016 Olympics
International Business Times / Posted 6 days ago
robbed at gunpoint in Rio. "In 1936, the crowd was against Jesse Owens. We've not seen this since." — French pole vaulter Renaud Lavillenie regarding Brazilian fans booing him.Ethiopia's Feyisa Lilesa crossed his arms above his head as a protest... Read more
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Northern Star
10 magical moments from the Rio GamesNEW HEIGHTS It was supposed to be one of the most nailed-on gold medals of the
10 magical moments from the Rio Games
Northern Star / Posted 6 days ago
NEW HEIGHTS It was supposed to be one of the most nailed-on gold medals of the Games with defending champion Renaud Lavillenie of France a raging favourite. Lavillenie looked on course to retain his title after clearing a height of... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
10 magical moments from the Rio GamesNEW HEIGHTS It was supposed to be one of the most nailed-on gold medals of the
10 magical moments from the Rio Games
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 6 days ago
NEW HEIGHTS It was supposed to be one of the most nailed-on gold medals of the Games with defending champion Renaud Lavillenie of France a raging favourite. Lavillenie looked on course to retain his title after clearing a height of... Read more
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Queensland Times
10 magical moments from the Rio GamesNEW HEIGHTS It was supposed to be one of the most nailed-on gold medals of the
10 magical moments from the Rio Games
Queensland Times / Posted 6 days ago
NEW HEIGHTS It was supposed to be one of the most nailed-on gold medals of the Games with defending champion Renaud Lavillenie of France a raging favourite. Lavillenie looked on course to retain his title after clearing a height of... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Rio Olympics 2016 -- tops and flopsRIO DE JANEIRO - Who hit, who missed at the Rio Olympics: French pole vaulter
Rio Olympics 2016 -- tops and flops
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 6 days ago
RIO DE JANEIRO - Who hit, who missed at the Rio Olympics: French pole vaulter Renaud Lavillenie was booed when he competed and booed when he stood on the podium USAIN BOLT - Despite coming into Rio with concerns over his fitness, the superstar... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
10 magical moments from the Rio GamesNEW HEIGHTS It was supposed to be one of the most nailed-on gold medals of the
10 magical moments from the Rio Games
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 6 days ago
NEW HEIGHTS It was supposed to be one of the most nailed-on gold medals of the Games with defending champion Renaud Lavillenie of France a raging favourite. Lavillenie looked on course to retain his title after clearing a height of... Read more
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News Mail
10 magical moments from the Rio GamesNEW HEIGHTS It was supposed to be one of the most nailed-on gold medals of the
10 magical moments from the Rio Games
News Mail / Posted 6 days ago
NEW HEIGHTS It was supposed to be one of the most nailed-on gold medals of the Games with defending champion Renaud Lavillenie of France a raging favourite. Lavillenie looked on course to retain his title after clearing a height of... Read more
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Daily Examiner
10 magical moments from the Rio GamesNEW HEIGHTS It was supposed to be one of the most nailed-on gold medals of the
10 magical moments from the Rio Games
Daily Examiner / Posted 6 days ago
NEW HEIGHTS It was supposed to be one of the most nailed-on gold medals of the Games with defending champion Renaud Lavillenie of France a raging favourite. Lavillenie looked on course to retain his title after clearing a height of... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
10 magical moments from the Rio GamesNEW HEIGHTS It was supposed to be one of the most nailed-on gold medals of the
10 magical moments from the Rio Games
The Daily Mercury / Posted 6 days ago
NEW HEIGHTS It was supposed to be one of the most nailed-on gold medals of the Games with defending champion Renaud Lavillenie of France a raging favourite. Lavillenie looked on course to retain his title after clearing a height of... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Top 10 quotes from Rio 2016at gunpoint in Rio. - Swedish golfer Henrik Stenson on dealing with a crocodil
Top 10 quotes from Rio 2016
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 6 days ago
at gunpoint in Rio. - Swedish golfer Henrik Stenson on dealing with a crocodile on the Rio course. - French pole vaulter Renaud Lavillenie comparing his booing at the hands of Brazilian fans to the notorious treatment of Jesse Owens at Hitler's... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Rio 2016 -- the good, the bad and the indifferentno more than a third full on some occasions. The behaviour of Brazilian fans a
Rio 2016 -- the good, the bad and the indifferent
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 6 days ago
no more than a third full on some occasions. The behaviour of Brazilian fans also caused concern. French pole vault star Renaud Lavillenie was booed during competition and on the podium when he took silver behind Brazil's Thiago Braz. Brazilians... Read more
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The Hindu
Rio 2016 — the good, the bad and the indifferentno more than a third full on some occasions. The behaviour of Brazilian fans a
Rio 2016 — the good, the bad and the indifferent
The Hindu / Posted 6 days ago
no more than a third full on some occasions. The behaviour of Brazilian fans also caused concern. French pole vault star Renaud Lavillenie was booed during competition and on the podium when he took silver behind Brazil's Thiago Braz da... Read more
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USA Today
With youth, veterans and surprises, USA dominates medals in track and fieldthrough the finish line to capture gold in the women’s 400. Brazil’s Thiago Bra
With youth, veterans and surprises, USA dominates medals in track and field
USA Today / Posted 6 days ago
through the finish line to capture gold in the women’s 400. Brazil’s Thiago Braz da Silva, the local hero, dueling France’s Renaud Lavillenie into the early hours of the morning before winning gold in the pole vault. Then there was the USA. Leaving... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Ten quotes from Rio Olympic Gameson the Rio course. "In 1936, the crowd was against Jesse Owens. We've not see
Ten quotes from Rio Olympic Games
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 6 days ago
on the Rio course. "In 1936, the crowd was against Jesse Owens. We've not see this since." - French pole vaulter Renaud Lavillenie comparing his booing at the hands of Brazilian fans to the notorious treatment of Jesse Owens at Hitler's... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Why we shall remember them as the, ahem, Penis Gamesdown when they would not quiet for his final attempt.IOC chiefs criticised the
Why we shall remember them as the, ahem, Penis Games
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 6 days ago
down when they would not quiet for his final attempt.IOC chiefs criticised the home fans after French silver medalist Renaud Lavillenie was booed during the medal ceremony for the men's pole vault, as well as the final. Photo / Getty... Read more
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USA Today
Team USA didn't get Trump's memoHope Solo calling the Swedish team “a bunch of cowards”; Brazilian fans booing
Team USA didn't get Trump's memo
USA Today / Posted 6 days ago
Hope Solo calling the Swedish team “a bunch of cowards”; Brazilian fans booing silver medal-winning French pole vaulter Renaud Lavillenie. But there were also many heartwarming moments that deserve to be lasting memories, one of which stands... Read more
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SportsFan
The blessed and blighted GamesGames. Crowds followed suit, heckling Efimova and other Russians, while the bo
The blessed and blighted Games
SportsFan / Posted 6 days ago
Games. Crowds followed suit, heckling Efimova and other Russians, while the booing Brazilians brought French pole vaulter Renaud Lavillenie to tears simply because he was up against local favourite Thiago Braz da Silva. Politics also played out,... Read more
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The Mercury News
An Olympics unlike any othervaulter Thiago Braz da Silva and were respectfully silent for his vaults -- but
An Olympics unlike any other
The Mercury News / Posted 6 days ago
vaulter Thiago Braz da Silva and were respectfully silent for his vaults -- but booed and hooted for world record holder Renaud Lavillenie of France to distract him as he tried to perform. Lavillenie could be seen weeping after he lost and fans... Read more
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Gulf News
Blood sweat and tears ...win against Germany. Over the past two weeks there have been tears of joy, of f
Blood sweat and tears ...
Gulf News / Posted 7 days ago
win against Germany. Over the past two weeks there have been tears of joy, of frustration, of agony, and in the case of Renaud Lavillenie, of shock at the ear-splitting boos directed at him as he went head-to-head and lost to local hero Thiago... Read more
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Khaleej Times
Blood, sweat and tears at Rio 2016medal win against Germany. Over the past two weeks there were tears of joy, of
Blood, sweat and tears at Rio 2016
Khaleej Times / Posted 7 days ago
medal win against Germany. Over the past two weeks there were tears of joy, of frustration, of agony, and in the case of Renaud Lavillenie, of shock at the ear-splitting boos directed at him as he went head-to-head and lost to local hero Thiago... Read more
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SportsFan
The blessed and blighted GamesGames. Crowds followed suit, heckling Efimova and other Russians, while the bo
The blessed and blighted Games
SportsFan / Posted 7 days ago
Games. Crowds followed suit, heckling Efimova and other Russians, while the booing Brazilians brought French pole vaulter Renaud Lavillenie to tears simply because he was up against local favourite Thiago Braz da Silva. Politics also played out,... Read more
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Deseret News
Amy Donaldson: Brazilians taking heat for boos, but the jeers may not be as rude as we Americans thinkwho don’t see anything wrong with relentlessly harassing opponents, during the
Amy Donaldson: Brazilians taking heat for boos, but the jeers may not be as rude as we Americans think
Deseret News / Posted 7 days ago
who don’t see anything wrong with relentlessly harassing opponents, during the pole vault final. Defending Olympic champion Renaud Lavillenie, France, was booed during his final attempt, to which he offered a thumbs down gesture. He missed and... Read more
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metro
Here's why the crowds in Rio are booing so muchSilver medallist France’s Renaud Lavillenie cries on the podium (Picture: FRANC
Here's why the crowds in Rio are booing so much
metro / Posted 8 days ago
Silver medallist France’s Renaud Lavillenie cries on the podium (Picture: FRANCK FIFE/AFP/Getty Images) You might have noticed there’s been a fair bit of booing at the Rio Olympics.Robbie Williams will sing at your wedding if you have a spare... Read more
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SportsFan
Don't blame it on the moonlightto deal with it. For the Olympics it is not a good image. I did nothing to the
Don't blame it on the moonlight
SportsFan / Posted 8 days ago
to deal with it. For the Olympics it is not a good image. I did nothing to the Brazilians."French pole vault competitor Renaud Lavillenie was booed by the Rio crowd, largely because he was up against local favourite Thiago Braz da Silva for the... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Booed Lavillenie apologizes for Owens comparison French pole vaulter Renaud Lavillenie has apologized for comparing the booing
Booed Lavillenie apologizes for Owens comparison
Manila Bulletin / Posted 9 days ago
French pole vaulter Renaud Lavillenie has apologized for comparing the booing he was subject to during the men’s Olympic final on Monday to the hostility of Nazi Germany toward Jesse Owens at the 1936... Read more
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Mashable
Brazilian fans get gold medal in booingTemer didn't get a wildly enthusiastic reception. Image: PASCAL LE SEGRETAIN/A
Brazilian fans get gold medal in booing
Mashable / Posted 9 days ago
Temer didn't get a wildly enthusiastic reception. Image: PASCAL LE SEGRETAIN/AFP/Getty ImagesPole vault silver medallist Renaud Lavillenie Lavillenie was in tears as he was booed by the crowd as he received his medal on the podium. He had good... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
Can we stop talking about Ryan Lochte?their dislike for an athlete or a team, to try to behave themselves, especially
Can we stop talking about Ryan Lochte?
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 9 days ago
their dislike for an athlete or a team, to try to behave themselves, especially after they reduced French pole vaulter Renaud Lavillenie to tears and a silver medal. Passion, said IOC spokesperson Mark Adams, should be "channeled in a good... Read more
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JTA
French Olympian apologizes for comparing Rio fans to Berlin gamesBrazilian pole vaulter Thiago Braz de Silva, left, consoling his French rival R
French Olympian apologizes for comparing Rio fans to Berlin games
JTA / Posted 9 days ago
Brazilian pole vaulter Thiago Braz de Silva, left, consoling his French rival Renaud Lavillenie, as former Ukrainian gold medalist Sergei Bubka looks on following a medal ceremony at the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Aug. 16, 2106.... Read more
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BBC News
Rio Olympics 2016: Athletes who have failed to accept their lossesas Rio 2016 became the nation's most successful overseas Olympics.Crowd partici
Rio Olympics 2016: Athletes who have failed to accept their losses
BBC News / Posted 9 days ago
as Rio 2016 became the nation's most successful overseas Olympics.Crowd participationImage caption French pole vaulter Renaud Lavillenie was booed after receiving his silver medal After the shock of losing gold to Brazilian Thiago Braz da... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Boo 2: Lavillenie booed again by Olympic home crowdJANEIRO (AP) — Two days in a row, Thiago Braz da Silva was celebrated as a nati
Boo 2: Lavillenie booed again by Olympic home crowd
Darien News-Review / Posted 9 days ago
JANEIRO (AP) — Two days in a row, Thiago Braz da Silva was celebrated as a national hero in the Olympic Stadium. Both days, Renaud Lavillenie was booed by the home crowd. International Olympic Committee President Thomas Bach thinks enough is... Read more
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The Fairfield Citizen
Boo 2: Lavillenie booed again by Olympic home crowdJANEIRO (AP) — Two days in a row, Thiago Braz da Silva was celebrated as a nati
Boo 2: Lavillenie booed again by Olympic home crowd
The Fairfield Citizen / Posted 9 days ago
JANEIRO (AP) — Two days in a row, Thiago Braz da Silva was celebrated as a national hero in the Olympic Stadium. Both days, Renaud Lavillenie was booed by the home crowd. International Olympic Committee President Thomas Bach thinks enough is... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Boo 2: Lavillenie booed again by Olympic home crowdJANEIRO (AP) — Two days in a row, Thiago Braz da Silva was celebrated as a nati
Boo 2: Lavillenie booed again by Olympic home crowd
Stamford Advocate / Posted 9 days ago
JANEIRO (AP) — Two days in a row, Thiago Braz da Silva was celebrated as a national hero in the Olympic Stadium. Both days, Renaud Lavillenie was booed by the home crowd. International Olympic Committee President Thomas Bach thinks enough is... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
Boo 2: Lavillenie booed again by Olympic home crowdJANEIRO (AP) — Two days in a row, Thiago Braz da Silva was celebrated as a nati
Boo 2: Lavillenie booed again by Olympic home crowd
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 9 days ago
JANEIRO (AP) — Two days in a row, Thiago Braz da Silva was celebrated as a national hero in the Olympic Stadium. Both days, Renaud Lavillenie was booed by the home crowd. International Olympic Committee President Thomas Bach thinks enough is... Read more
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