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2014/10/30 07:25
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... of Michelangelo's David and Da Vinci's Vitruvian Man. Then Epstein writes about a study of the 1968 Olympic Games, in which 1265 competitors from 92 countries had their various measurements...
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2014/10/30 00:09
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The writer once worked for an ambassador who was a fervent boxing fanatic. Asked about this, she explained that she had grown up in the Bronx (in New York City) and enjoyed watching boxing training in...
2014/10/28 10:24
2014/10/28 10:24
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An Olympic project at a secondary school got off to a speedy start earlier this month. More than 200 Year Eight boys at The Forest School listened to a talk from former BMX freestyle world champion...
2014/10/26 01:05
2014/10/26 01:05
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Would these memorabilia have adorned Gough Whitlam's pool room - if he had one? Photo: Supplied Gough Whitlam was not renowned for his sporting interest or athletic endeavour, but as a politician who...
2014/10/25 03:59
2014/10/25 03:59
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Telemundo Presents “Fútbol Estelar”: Pachuca vs Leones Negros The game no soccer fan should miss: Two teams in very different situations face off this Saturday, October 25 at 9PM/8C/6PT on Telemundo,...
2014/10/23 20:17
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WASHINGTON & EXCELSIOR, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Special Olympics today announced plans for engaging the $100 billion global video game industry in an effort to expand Special Olympics’ global message...
2014/10/23 06:50
2014/10/23 06:50
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The history of the beautiful game has been tainted by several factors over the years. Match fixing scandals were undoubtedly the ones which had made the biggest of dents on the credibility of the...
2014/10/21 05:59
2014/10/21 05:59
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Radojko Avramovic is no stranger to the Asian football scene. But the former Yugoslavia and Notts County goalkeeper is better known in southeast Asia, having guided Singapore to three Association of...
2014/10/21 03:17
2014/10/21 03:17
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The life and times of Gough Whitlam LIFE AND TIMES OF GOUGH WHITLAM EARLY LIFE: July 16, 1916 - Born Edward Gough Whitlam in Kew, Melbourne, to Martha (Maddocks) and Frederick Whitlam. 1921 -...
2014/10/20 21:16
2014/10/20 21:16
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He remains one of only two men to complete the 800m-1500m double at the same Games, writes David Leggat The Peter Snell who arrived in Tokyo 50 years ago was a significantly different athlete from...
2014/10/18 15:12
2014/10/18 15:12
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Central Press/Hulton Archive/Getty ImagesBob Schul remains the only American runner ever to win a gold medal in the 5,000 meters. It was a cold, windy day in Kentucky in the spring of 1964, so Bob...
2014/10/18 06:20
2014/10/18 06:20
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The young 22-year-old from Nantymoel shocked the world and himself by overcoming the wet and windy Japanese conditions to become the only Welshman to win an individual athletics Olympic gold...
2014/10/16 10:22
2014/10/16 10:22
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TEENAGE singer Charlotte Shacklady was just four years old when her father suffered a stroke which left him severely disabled. Needing round-the-clock care, the former Olympic wrestler went to live...
2014/10/14 02:09
2014/10/14 02:09
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... it was nearly 17 years after Sydney Wooderson set a world mile record in 1937 that he broke the four-minute barrier. Yet he speaks of that as having been Wooderson's legacy. And Seb Coe was a...
2014/10/13 18:24
2014/10/13 18:24
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A who’s who of current actors who got their start in sports. There’s been a long history of athletes on screen, from Buster Crabbe to Jim Brown and Michael Jordan. Right now we’d like to take a...
2014/10/13 15:42
2014/10/13 15:42
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The outdoor skating rink at New York's Rockefeller Center has been open annually since 1936 and has been a symbol of winter in the city ever since. Here, Jessica Mills performs at the Rink at...
2014/10/13 07:29
2014/10/13 07:29
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The Super Eagles of Nigeria are fully settled in Khartoum ahead of Saturday's crunch Africa Cup of Nations qualifying match against the Sudanese national team. The Eagles, who departed the shores of...
2014/10/12 23:46
2014/10/12 23:46
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Against the odds she made heavy black-rimmed spectacles sexy and captivated audiences without exposing a hint of thigh or cleavage. Instead, the once plump little Greek girl relied on “the most...
2014/10/12 05:16
2014/10/12 05:16
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ST. CHARLES – The St. Charles Sports Hall of Fame will be inducting eight new members this year, the second group of honorees for the Hall. This year’s ceremony will be held on Saturday, Oct. 18 at...
2014/10/12 04:42
2014/10/12 04:42
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When the athletes are not competing they have a place called the Olympic Village where they can go to relax and enjoy other activities. Cheryl Baxter, of Parkersburg, said the village has been part...
2014/10/30 07:25
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