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International Business Times
Russia should be banned from Rio Olympics 2016 says British IOC member four British IOC members received praise in 2013 for bringing up the issue of d
Russia should be banned from Rio Olympics 2016 says British IOC member
International Business Times / Posted 3 days ago
four British IOC members received praise in 2013 for bringing up the issue of doping before the vote to decided the host of the 2020 Olympic Games, questioning both Spain and Turkey during their bid presentations in Buenos Aires. "I say reluctantly... Read more
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Evening Standard
Dan Jones: First we decide to leave the EU then we get Big SamBig Sam. You’ll need it. Knights of the Olympic realm English Heritage is lob
Dan Jones: First we decide to leave the EU then we get Big Sam
Evening Standard / Posted 4 days ago
Big Sam. You’ll need it. Knights of the Olympic realm English Heritage is lobbying for jousting to be given a spot at the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo. And why not? The Olympics already include good, honest medieval pursuits such as archery,... Read more
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Canberra Times
Two-time Australian junior squash champion Peter Nuttall says it is disappointing that squash isn't an Olympic sportWith squash being knocked back from the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo, a new bid
Two-time Australian junior squash champion Peter Nuttall says it is disappointing that squash isn't an Olympic sport
Canberra Times / Posted 4 days ago
With squash being knocked back from the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo, a new bid is expected to be launched for the 2024 Olympics, but if you ask ACT's No.1 ranked junior squash player Peter Nuttall, squash should already be an Olympic sport. Two-time... Read more
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TribLIVE
Top-ranked U.S. karate star competiting in Pittsburgh, already targeting 2020 Olympicsa guarantee. He already is keeping one eye four years into the future, where it
Top-ranked U.S. karate star competiting in Pittsburgh, already targeting 2020 Olympics
TribLIVE / Posted 10 days ago
a guarantee. He already is keeping one eye four years into the future, where it appears that karate will be welcomed to the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo alongside four other sports, pending a final decision by the International Olympic Committee... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Outdoor Chattanooga News And Eventsabout Chattanooga's mountain bike trails! We hope it inspires you to get out an
Outdoor Chattanooga News And Events
The Chattanoogan / Posted 12 days ago
about Chattanooga's mountain bike trails! We hope it inspires you to get out and ride or maybe even start training for the 2020 Olympic Games! Stringer's Ridge, located in North Chattanooga, offers 6 miles of multi-use trails, so you can get a... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Tokyo prepares to elect new governorvarious issues, including the country's low birth rate, providing help for the
Tokyo prepares to elect new governor
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 13 days ago
various issues, including the country's low birth rate, providing help for the elderly, disaster preparedness as well as the 2020 Olympic Games, which the Japanese capital will be hosting. The Games’ organizing team chief Yoshiro Mori in June... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Twitter Reacts to Tim Duncan Retiringlong ago. His appointment as the next Team USA coach likely means Popovich will
Twitter Reacts to Tim Duncan Retiring
Bleacher Report / Posted 14 days ago
long ago. His appointment as the next Team USA coach likely means Popovich will be on an NBA sideline through at least the 2020 Olympic Games. While it was expected Duncan would retire soon, The Ringer's Shea Serrano (a noted Spurs fan) is... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Surfing: Mount rider chasing Olympics dream (New Zealand surfing rep Raiha Ensor heads out for the swell. Photo / George Nov
Surfing: Mount rider chasing Olympics dream (
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 15 days ago
New Zealand surfing rep Raiha Ensor heads out for the swell. Photo / George Novak New Zealand surfing rep Raiha Ensor has the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo in her sights. The 16-year-old Mount Maunganui College student is hopeful the vote by IOC... Read more
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The New Canaan News
Get to know ... Emma Tchakmakjianswimmer Emma Tchakmakjian is soft-spoken and humble. She will spend the next f
Get to know ... Emma Tchakmakjian
The New Canaan News / Posted 19 days ago
swimmer Emma Tchakmakjian is soft-spoken and humble. She will spend the next four years in Moraga, Calif., training for the 2020 Olympic Games in Japan. The Olympics have been a dream of hers since she was 5 years old. The elite assignment marks... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Dick's Sporting Goods makes Olympic athletes 'contenders'not too devastating." He plans to stay in Arizona, keep his job and continue t
Dick's Sporting Goods makes Olympic athletes 'contenders'
The Arizona Republic / Posted 19 days ago
not too devastating." He plans to stay in Arizona, keep his job and continue training for the world championships — and the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo. "I'm still going to try to chase the next dream, make the next team," Scott said. Medina,... Read more
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BC Local News
Fascination turns into passion for Langley sisterssiblings hope it is not the last as they would love to one day compete in the O
Fascination turns into passion for Langley sisters
BC Local News / Posted 20 days ago
siblings hope it is not the last as they would love to one day compete in the Olympic Games. Karate could be offered at the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo if it is approved at next month’s International Olympic Committee meeting. Gary Ahuja... Read more
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Langley Times
Fascination turns into passion for Langley sistersexperience, the siblings hope it is not the last as they would love to one day
Fascination turns into passion for Langley sisters
Langley Times / Posted 20 days ago
experience, the siblings hope it is not the last as they would love to one day compete in the Olympic Games. Karate could be offered at the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo if it is approved at next month’s International Olympic Committ... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Mitch has ‘big boots to fill’: Diamondshot selection scores and winning a selection event who also has the chance of
Mitch has ‘big boots to fill’: Diamond
Daily Telegraph / Posted 25 days ago
shot selection scores and winning a selection event who also has the chance of “long-term development towards success at the 2020 Olympic Games”. The CAS finding ruled that “the appellant’s candidature for nomination by Shooting Australia to the... Read more
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Perth Now
Diamond’s replacement clear for Riorequested selection scores and won a selection event who also has the chance of
Diamond’s replacement clear for Rio
Perth Now / Posted 25 days ago
requested selection scores and won a selection event who also has the chance of “long-term development towards success at the 2020 Olympic Games”. The CAS finding ruled that “the appellant’s candidature for nomination by Shooting Australia to the... Read more
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Herald Sun
Diamond’s replacement clear for Riorequested selection scores and won a selection event who also has the chance of
Diamond’s replacement clear for Rio
Herald Sun / Posted 25 days ago
requested selection scores and won a selection event who also has the chance of “long-term development towards success at the 2020 Olympic Games”. The CAS finding ruled that “the appellant’s candidature for nomination by Shooting Australia to the... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Diamond’s replacement clear for Riorequested selection scores and won a selection event who also has the chance of
Diamond’s replacement clear for Rio
The Courier Mail / Posted 25 days ago
requested selection scores and won a selection event who also has the chance of “long-term development towards success at the 2020 Olympic Games”. The CAS finding ruled that “the appellant’s candidature for nomination by Shooting Australia to the... Read more
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ESPN
'I don't think I've reached my peak' says Pearson as she eyes TokyoA defiant Sally Pearson says she is yet to reach the peak of her powers as an a
'I don't think I've reached my peak' says Pearson as she eyes Tokyo
ESPN / Posted 25 days ago
A defiant Sally Pearson says she is yet to reach the peak of her powers as an athlete and won't rule out a push for the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo. But for now, Pearson says she is setting her sights on next year's world championships and the 2018... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Rio Olympics: Sally Pearson says her best is yet to come despite injury setbackA defiant Sally Pearson says she is yet to reach the peak of her powers as an a
Rio Olympics: Sally Pearson says her best is yet to come despite injury setback
Brisbane Times / Posted 26 days ago
A defiant Sally Pearson says she is yet to reach the peak of her powers as an athlete and won't rule out a push for the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo. But for now, Pearson says she is setting her sights on next year's world championships and the 2018... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Rio Olympics: Sally Pearson says her best is yet to come despite injury setbackA defiant Sally Pearson says she is yet to reach the peak of her powers as an a
Rio Olympics: Sally Pearson says her best is yet to come despite injury setback
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 26 days ago
A defiant Sally Pearson says she is yet to reach the peak of her powers as an athlete and won't rule out a push for the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo. But for now, Pearson says she is setting her sights on next year's world championships and the 2018... Read more
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The Age
Rio Olympics: Sally Pearson says her best is yet to come despite injury setbackA defiant Sally Pearson says she is yet to reach the peak of her powers as an a
Rio Olympics: Sally Pearson says her best is yet to come despite injury setback
The Age / Posted 26 days ago
A defiant Sally Pearson says she is yet to reach the peak of her powers as an athlete and won't rule out a push for the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo. But for now, Pearson says she is setting her sights on next year's world championships and the 2018... Read more
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SportsFan
I haven't peaked yet: Sally PearsonA defiant Sally Pearson says she is yet to reach the peak of her powers as an a
I haven't peaked yet: Sally Pearson
SportsFan / Posted 26 days ago
A defiant Sally Pearson says she is yet to reach the peak of her powers as an athlete and won't rule out a push for the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo. But for now, Pearson says she is setting her sights on next year's world championships and the 2018... Read more
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Herald Sun
Could Pearson have new role at Rio?SALLY Pearson could be headed to Rio as a mentor and has refused to rule out a
Could Pearson have new role at Rio?
Herald Sun / Posted 26 days ago
SALLY Pearson could be headed to Rio as a mentor and has refused to rule out a tilt at the 2020 Olympic Games. Pearson announced on Thursday morning she would be withdrawing from the upcoming Olympics in Brazil after suffering a hamstring injury in... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Could Pearson have new role at Rio?to mentor role following injury SALLY Pearson could be headed to Rio as a ment
Could Pearson have new role at Rio?
Daily Telegraph / Posted 26 days ago
to mentor role following injury SALLY Pearson could be headed to Rio as a mentor and has refused to rule out a tilt at the 2020 Olympic Games. Pearson announced on Thursday morning she would be withdrawing from the upcoming Olympics in Brazil... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Could Pearson have new role at Rio?SALLY Pearson could be headed to Rio as a mentor and has refused to rule out a
Could Pearson have new role at Rio?
The Courier Mail / Posted 26 days ago
SALLY Pearson could be headed to Rio as a mentor and has refused to rule out a tilt at the 2020 Olympic Games. Pearson announced on Thursday morning she would be withdrawing from the upcoming Olympics in Brazil after suffering a hamstring injury in... Read more
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TribLIVE
Franklin Regional grad Pickens grateful for second shot at diving trialsto embrace the moment with them.” Pickens said she isn't ready to hang up her
Franklin Regional grad Pickens grateful for second shot at diving trials
TribLIVE / Posted 27 days ago
to embrace the moment with them.” Pickens said she isn't ready to hang up her suit and will most likely make a bid for the 2020 Olympic Games. “The top divers usually peak between 24 and 30,” she said. “As long as I am physically able to do... Read more
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The Times Leader
Ohio State wrestler Martin speaks at Wheeling Jesuitme." With the Olympics just weeks away and the Buckeyes' wrestling program bei
Ohio State wrestler Martin speaks at Wheeling Jesuit
The Times Leader / Posted 27 days ago
me." With the Olympics just weeks away and the Buckeyes' wrestling program being represented by Snyder, Martin admits that the 2020 Olympic Games are something he thinks about from time-to-time. "I'll just continue to take things one step at a... Read more
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The World Game
Gombau handed the Olyroos reignFootball Federation Australia (FFA) confirmed 40 year-old Gombau will guide the
Gombau handed the Olyroos reign
The World Game / Posted 28 days ago
Football Federation Australia (FFA) confirmed 40 year-old Gombau will guide the Olyroos through to the 2020 Olympic Games, while he will also work with Paul Okon and the U-20s program as they head toward the 2017 U-20 World Cup. “I am excited by the... Read more
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The World Game
Gombau handed the Olyroos reignFootball Federation Australia (FFA) confirmed Gombau will guide the Olyroos thr
Gombau handed the Olyroos reign
The World Game / Posted 28 days ago
Football Federation Australia (FFA) confirmed Gombau will guide the Olyroos through to the 2020 Olympic Games, while he will also work with Paul Okon and the U-20s program as they head toward the 2017 U-20 World Cup. “I am excited by the standard of... Read more
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