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BBC News
Tokyo's ill-tempered electionvote for its next governor, one of the biggest jobs in Japan, which this term c
Tokyo's ill-tempered election
BBC News / Posted 4 hours ago
vote for its next governor, one of the biggest jobs in Japan, which this term comes with the added pressure of overseeing the 2020 Olympics preparations. But as Mariko Oi reports, the election campaign has been marred by insult-slinging and... Read more
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Hamilton News
Meet Hamilton’s team in Rioto karate before concentrating on fencing, which she started at the age of 10.
Meet Hamilton’s team in Rio
Hamilton News / Posted 5 hours ago
to karate before concentrating on fencing, which she started at the age of 10. Harvey had originally set her sights on the 2020 Olympics, when she would have an extra four years experience. But when her 2015-16 season got off to a good start... Read more
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Canberra Times
Relay no leap of faith for James Magnussenfreestyle relay team in Rio with world No.1 Cameron McEvoy, James Roberts and M
Relay no leap of faith for James Magnussen
Canberra Times / Posted 5 hours ago
freestyle relay team in Rio with world No.1 Cameron McEvoy, James Roberts and Matt Abood. He also has his sights set on the 2020 Olympics in Tokyo. "At first after trials I was pretty down on myself and the whole scenario," Magnussen... Read more
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SportsFan
Relay no leap of faith for Magnussenfreestyle relay team in Rio with world No.1 Cameron McEvoy, James Roberts and M
Relay no leap of faith for Magnussen
SportsFan / Posted 6 hours ago
freestyle relay team in Rio with world No.1 Cameron McEvoy, James Roberts and Matt Abood. He also has his sights set on the 2020 Olympics in Tokyo. "At first after trials I was pretty down on myself and the whole scenario," Magnussen... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
1984 Olympian Mike Dunne hopes baseball will return permanently to the Gamesis very important in some of those countries." There is optimism for the game
1984 Olympian Mike Dunne hopes baseball will return permanently to the Games
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 6 hours ago
is very important in some of those countries." There is optimism for the game after the Tokyo Organizing Committee for the 2020 Olympics received approval in June from the International Olympic Committee executive board to add a six-nation... Read more
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Daily Examiner
Wooli's surfing sweetheartwith Lee Winkler.” "I strive to make it onto the world championships, the Worl
Wooli's surfing sweetheart
Daily Examiner / Posted yesterday
with Lee Winkler.” "I strive to make it onto the world championships, the World Surfing League ... that's my goal,” she said. She added that surfing would be listed as a sport for the 2020 Olympics. "One day I'd like to make it into the Olympi... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Aussie athletes to watch out for at Rio Olympicsthe 2015 edition in Beijing that underlined his potential for a medal in Rio.
Aussie athletes to watch out for at Rio Olympics
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted yesterday
the 2015 edition in Beijing that underlined his potential for a medal in Rio. The best of Bird-Smith may not be seen until the 2020 Olympics in Tokyo and beyond, however Rio is likely to be a platform where he further announces himself to the race... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Boxing Coaches Get Aiba PapersRukundo, who is in Rio de Janeiro for the Olympics with the country's two boxer
Boxing Coaches Get Aiba Papers
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Rukundo, who is in Rio de Janeiro for the Olympics with the country's two boxers Ronald Serugo and Kenneddy Katende. "By the 2020 Olympics, we should have more Three Star coaches," promised Blick. Martin Mangeni (Busia Boxing Club), Lamson... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Usain Bolt on fears of extremist attack and why 'sport needs me to win' at Rio OlympicsOlympics, but he still dangles the possibility of a trip to Tokyo. "My coach a
Usain Bolt on fears of extremist attack and why 'sport needs me to win' at Rio Olympics
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 2 days ago
Olympics, but he still dangles the possibility of a trip to Tokyo. "My coach always says 'Usain you can always go on to the 2020 Olympics if you want,'" Bolt said. "So this is why he tells me to stop talking about retirement and just take it a... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Usain Bolt on fears of extremist attack and why 'sport needs me to win' at Rio OlympicsOlympics, but he still dangles the possibility of a trip to Tokyo. "My coach a
Usain Bolt on fears of extremist attack and why 'sport needs me to win' at Rio Olympics
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 2 days ago
Olympics, but he still dangles the possibility of a trip to Tokyo. "My coach always says 'Usain you can always go on to the 2020 Olympics if you want,'" Bolt said. "So this is why he tells me to stop talking about retirement and just take it a... Read more
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Paradise Post
National champion, Chico grad Garrett guides young wrestlers at campbeen a crazy year,” Garrett said. “This will probably be the best year I’ve eve
National champion, Chico grad Garrett guides young wrestlers at camp
Paradise Post / Posted 2 days ago
been a crazy year,” Garrett said. “This will probably be the best year I’ve ever had.” Now, Garrett is training for the 2020 Olympics in Tokyo, which he said is his long-term goal. The Chico Sportsperson of the Year is training in Arizona,... Read more
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Japan Today
Japan latest battleground in Airbnb home-sharing war ‹ Japan Todayto the rules, as Japan’s tourist numbers hit fresh records and Tokyo scrambles
Japan latest battleground in Airbnb home-sharing war ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 2 days ago
to the rules, as Japan’s tourist numbers hit fresh records and Tokyo scrambles to build enough accommodation to host the 2020 Olympics. But Takeda’s hosting days are over, after local officials knocked on the door of her home in a quaint... Read more
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Rappler
Japan latest battleground in Airbnb home-sharing warto the rules, as Japan's tourist numbers hit fresh records and Tokyo scrambles
Japan latest battleground in Airbnb home-sharing war
Rappler / Posted 2 days ago
to the rules, as Japan's tourist numbers hit fresh records and Tokyo scrambles to build enough accommodation to host the 2020 Olympics. But Takeda's hosting days are over, after local officials knocked on the door of her home in a quaint... Read more
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ajc.com
Dennis Schroder won't compete for German national team2016, in Atlanta. Curtis Compton / ccompton@ajc.com “All this does not change
Dennis Schroder won't compete for German national team
ajc.com / Posted 2 days ago
2016, in Atlanta. Curtis Compton / ccompton@ajc.com “All this does not change me commitment to the German national team. The 2020 Olympics remains the focus,” Schroder said in a translation of a Twitter post from the national team. Schroder has... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Injury anxieties grow but Bolt says 'sport needs me to win'Olympics, but he still dangles the possibility of a trip to Tokyo. "My coach a
Injury anxieties grow but Bolt says 'sport needs me to win'
Pilipino Star / Posted 2 days ago
Olympics, but he still dangles the possibility of a trip to Tokyo. "My coach always says 'Usain you can always go on to the 2020 Olympics if you want,'" Bolt said. "So this is why he tells me to stop talking about retirement and just take it a... Read more
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PhysOrg
Japan latest battleground in Airbnb home-sharing warto the rules, as Japan's tourist numbers hit fresh records and Tokyo scrambles
Japan latest battleground in Airbnb home-sharing war
PhysOrg / Posted 2 days ago
to the rules, as Japan's tourist numbers hit fresh records and Tokyo scrambles to build enough accommodation to host the 2020 Olympics. But Takeda's hosting days are over, after local officials knocked on the door of her home in a quaint... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Japan latest battleground in Airbnb home-sharing warto the rules, as Japan's tourist numbers hit fresh records and Tokyo scrambles
Japan latest battleground in Airbnb home-sharing war
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 2 days ago
to the rules, as Japan's tourist numbers hit fresh records and Tokyo scrambles to build enough accommodation to host the 2020 Olympics. But Takeda's hosting days are over, after local officials knocked on the door of her home in a quaint... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Usain Bolt says track ‘needs me to win’Olympics, but he still dangles the possibility of a trip to Tokyo. “My coach a
Usain Bolt says track ‘needs me to win’
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 3 days ago
Olympics, but he still dangles the possibility of a trip to Tokyo. “My coach always says, ‘Usain, you can always go on to the 2020 Olympics if you want,’” Bolt said. “So this is why he tells me to stop talking about retirement and just take it a... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Bolt: 'Sport needs me to win'Olympics, but he still dangles the possibility of a trip to Tokyo. "My coach a
Bolt: 'Sport needs me to win'
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
Olympics, but he still dangles the possibility of a trip to Tokyo. "My coach always says 'Usain, you can always go on to the 2020 Olympics if you want,'" Bolt said. "So this is why he tells me to stop talking about retirement and just take it a... Read more
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Statesboro Herald
Bolt says 'sport needs me to win'Olympics, but he still dangles the possibility of a trip to Tokyo. "My coach a
Bolt says 'sport needs me to win'
Statesboro Herald / Posted 3 days ago
Olympics, but he still dangles the possibility of a trip to Tokyo. "My coach always says 'Usain you can always go on to the 2020 Olympics if you want,'" Bolt said. "So this is why he tells me to stop talking about retirement and just take it a... Read more
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5News Ft. Smith-Fayetteville
Local Prosthetic Designer Will Travel With U.S Paralympic Team To Riothere," Johnson said. He said the more time he spent watching athletes perform
Local Prosthetic Designer Will Travel With U.S Paralympic Team To Rio
5News Ft. Smith-Fayetteville / Posted 3 days ago
there," Johnson said. He said the more time he spent watching athletes perform and talking with Van Der Watt, competing in the 2020 Olympics became a goal for him. "I'm definitely going to put in the work," he said. "If I don't make it, I don't.... Read more
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Japan Today
Injury anxieties grow but Bolt says 'sport needs me to win' ‹ Japan TodayOlympics, but he still dangles the possibility of a trip to Tokyo. “My coach a
Injury anxieties grow but Bolt says 'sport needs me to win' ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 3 days ago
Olympics, but he still dangles the possibility of a trip to Tokyo. “My coach always says ‘Usain you can always go on to the 2020 Olympics if you want,’” Bolt said. “So this is why he tells me to stop talking about retirement and just take it a... Read more
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Japan Today
Endless entertainment on Enoshima: 20 recommended things to do ‹ Japan Todaywonderful views of the Enoshima Marina, which was built for the 1964 Tokyo Olym
Endless entertainment on Enoshima: 20 recommended things to do ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 3 days ago
wonderful views of the Enoshima Marina, which was built for the 1964 Tokyo Olympics and will also host the yacht racing of the 2020 Olympics. Street Performers: In the paved plaza outside the entrance to the Samuel Cocking Garden, street... Read more
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NBC Dallas Fort Worth
'I'm Not Going to Lose': Usain Bolt Confident Going Into Rioof a second Olympic gold medal. (Published Tuesday, July 12, 2016) "My coach a
'I'm Not Going to Lose': Usain Bolt Confident Going Into Rio
NBC Dallas Fort Worth / Posted 3 days ago
of a second Olympic gold medal. (Published Tuesday, July 12, 2016) "My coach always says 'Usain you can always go on to the 2020 Olympics if you want,'" Bolt said. "So this is why he tells me to stop talking about retirement and just take it a... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
'I'm Not Going to Lose': Usain Bolt Confident Going Into Rioof a second Olympic gold medal. (Published Tuesday, July 12, 2016) "My coach a
'I'm Not Going to Lose': Usain Bolt Confident Going Into Rio
NBC Philadelphia / Posted 3 days ago
of a second Olympic gold medal. (Published Tuesday, July 12, 2016) "My coach always says 'Usain you can always go on to the 2020 Olympics if you want,'" Bolt said. "So this is why he tells me to stop talking about retirement and just take it a... Read more
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NBC New York
'I'm Not Going to Lose': Usain Bolt Confident Going Into Rioof a second Olympic gold medal. (Published Tuesday, July 12, 2016) "My coach a
'I'm Not Going to Lose': Usain Bolt Confident Going Into Rio
NBC New York / Posted 3 days ago
of a second Olympic gold medal. (Published Tuesday, July 12, 2016) "My coach always says 'Usain you can always go on to the 2020 Olympics if you want,'" Bolt said. "So this is why he tells me to stop talking about retirement and just take it a... Read more
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NBC Washington
'I'm Not Going to Lose': Usain Bolt Confident Going Into Rioof a second Olympic gold medal. (Published Tuesday, July 12, 2016) "My coach a
'I'm Not Going to Lose': Usain Bolt Confident Going Into Rio
NBC Washington / Posted 3 days ago
of a second Olympic gold medal. (Published Tuesday, July 12, 2016) "My coach always says 'Usain you can always go on to the 2020 Olympics if you want,'" Bolt said. "So this is why he tells me to stop talking about retirement and just take it a... Read more
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NBC San Diego
'I'm Not Going to Lose': Usain Bolt Confident Going Into Rioof a second Olympic gold medal. (Published Tuesday, July 12, 2016) "My coach a
'I'm Not Going to Lose': Usain Bolt Confident Going Into Rio
NBC San Diego / Posted 3 days ago
of a second Olympic gold medal. (Published Tuesday, July 12, 2016) "My coach always says 'Usain you can always go on to the 2020 Olympics if you want,'" Bolt said. "So this is why he tells me to stop talking about retirement and just take it a... Read more
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Boston Globe
Injury anxieties grow but Usain Bolt says 'sport needs me to win'Olympics, but he still dangles the possibility of a trip to Tokyo. “My coach a
Injury anxieties grow but Usain Bolt says 'sport needs me to win'
Boston Globe / Posted 3 days ago
Olympics, but he still dangles the possibility of a trip to Tokyo. “My coach always says ‘Usain you can always go on to the 2020 Olympics if you want,'” Bolt said. “So this is why he tells me to stop talking about retirement and just take it a... Read more
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iol.co.za
Sport needs me to win - BoltOlympics, but he still dangles the possibility of a trip to Tokyo. “My coach a
Sport needs me to win - Bolt
iol.co.za / Posted 3 days ago
Olympics, but he still dangles the possibility of a trip to Tokyo. “My coach always says 'Usain you can always go on to the 2020 Olympics if you want,'“ Bolt said. “So this is why he tells me to stop talking about retirement and just take it a... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Injury anxieties grow but Bolt saysOlympics, but he still dangles the possibility of a trip to Tokyo. "My coach a
Injury anxieties grow but Bolt says
Brandon Sun / Posted 3 days ago
Olympics, but he still dangles the possibility of a trip to Tokyo. "My coach always says 'Usain you can always go on to the 2020 Olympics if you want,'" Bolt said. "So this is why he tells me to stop talking about retirement and just take it a... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Injury anxieties grow but Bolt says "sport needs me to win"Olympics, but he still dangles the possibility of a trip to Tokyo. "My coach a
Injury anxieties grow but Bolt says "sport needs me to win"
KTVN Reno / Posted 3 days ago
Olympics, but he still dangles the possibility of a trip to Tokyo. "My coach always says 'Usain you can always go on to the 2020 Olympics if you want,'" Bolt said. "So this is why he tells me to stop talking about retirement and just take it a... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Injury anxieties grow but Bolt says "sport needs me to win"Olympics, but he still dangles the possibility of a trip to Tokyo. "My coach a
Injury anxieties grow but Bolt says "sport needs me to win"
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 3 days ago
Olympics, but he still dangles the possibility of a trip to Tokyo. "My coach always says 'Usain you can always go on to the 2020 Olympics if you want,'" Bolt said. "So this is why he tells me to stop talking about retirement and just take it a... Read more
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Salon.com
Injury anxieties grow but Bolt says “sport needs me to win”Olympics, but he still dangles the possibility of a trip to Tokyo. “My coach a
Injury anxieties grow but Bolt says “sport needs me to win”
Salon.com / Posted 3 days ago
Olympics, but he still dangles the possibility of a trip to Tokyo. “My coach always says ‘Usain you can always go on to the 2020 Olympics if you want,'” Bolt said. “So this is why he tells me to stop talking about retirement and just take it a... Read more
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Surfers Village
Johnny Bakker elected president of Surfing South Africatimes ahead for surfing both Internationally and in South Africa. We will hear
Johnny Bakker elected president of Surfing South Africa
Surfers Village / Posted 4 days ago
times ahead for surfing both Internationally and in South Africa. We will hear very soon whether we will be part of the 2020 Olympics in Tokyo, an opportunity that will be huge for our surfers. I am humbled by the position that I have been... Read more
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The Mercury News
Aussies cite major problems at Athletes Villagethe village is simply not safe or ready." Organizers held a ceremony Sunday to
Aussies cite major problems at Athletes Village
The Mercury News / Posted 5 days ago
the village is simply not safe or ready." Organizers held a ceremony Sunday to mark four years to go before Tokyo hosts the 2020 Olympics. A group of Japanese school children helped put the finishing touches on a giant globe made out of 2,020... Read more
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Japan Today
Ceremony marks 4 years to go before Tokyo hosts Olympics ‹ Japan TodayOrganizers held a ceremony on Sunday to mark four years to go before Tokyo host
Ceremony marks 4 years to go before Tokyo hosts Olympics ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 5 days ago
Organizers held a ceremony on Sunday to mark four years to go before Tokyo hosts the 2020 Olympics. A group of Japanese school children helped put the finishing touches on a giant globe made out of 2,020 origami paper cranes in the ceremony held at... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
From tug-of-war to live pigeon shooting, Games have seen it allcommittee of the IOC has given its nod to include baseball/softball, karate, sk
From tug-of-war to live pigeon shooting, Games have seen it all
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 5 days ago
committee of the IOC has given its nod to include baseball/softball, karate, skate boarding, sports climbing and surfing at the 2020 Olympics. A seal of approval from the IOC session in Rio next month will ensure the inclusion of the five sports in... Read more
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Salon.com
Ceremony marks 4 years to go before Tokyo hosts OlympicsTOKYO (AP) — Organizers held a ceremony on Sunday to mark four years to go befo
Ceremony marks 4 years to go before Tokyo hosts Olympics
Salon.com / Posted 5 days ago
TOKYO (AP) — Organizers held a ceremony on Sunday to mark four years to go before Tokyo hosts the 2020 Olympics. A group of Japanese school children helped put the finishing touches on a giant globe made out of 2,020 origami paper cranes in the... Read more
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Island Packet
Ceremony marks 4 years to go before Tokyo hosts OlympicsOrganizers held a ceremony on Sunday to mark four years to go before Tokyo host
Ceremony marks 4 years to go before Tokyo hosts Olympics
Island Packet / Posted 5 days ago
Organizers held a ceremony on Sunday to mark four years to go before Tokyo hosts the 2020 Olympics. A group of Japanese school children helped put the finishing touches on a giant globe made out of 2,020 origami paper cranes in the ceremony held at... Read more
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The Hindu
A judoka must have the spirit of a Warrior: Cawas Billimoriafor Rio. Surprised not because he did not have the potential (we identified him
A judoka must have the spirit of a Warrior: Cawas Billimoria
The Hindu / Posted 6 days ago
for Rio. Surprised not because he did not have the potential (we identified him as a potential judo medal winner for the 2020 Olympics for the Jindal Sports Foundation, who have adopted him since 2013) but because of the very poor exposure... Read more
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ESPN
Usain Bolt: If track sport needs me I might not retirethat he could be coaxed into competing in Tokyo in four years' time. "My coach
Usain Bolt: If track sport needs me I might not retire
ESPN / Posted 6 days ago
that he could be coaxed into competing in Tokyo in four years' time. "My coach always says 'Usain, you can always go onto the 2020 Olympics if you want to'," he said when asked by ESPN what would convince him to train on until Japan. "This is why... Read more
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ESPN.co.uk
Usain Bolt: If track sport needs me I might not retireUsain Bolt - if athletics needs me for the 2020 Olympics I might not retire Us
Usain Bolt: If track sport needs me I might not retire
ESPN.co.uk / Posted 6 days ago
Usain Bolt - if athletics needs me for the 2020 Olympics I might not retire Usain Bolt: If track and field needs me for the 2020 Olympics I might not retire LONDON -- Usain Bolt has hinted that he might not be ready to hang up his spikes in 2017,... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Pressure is on for softball – and its players – to make an Olympic returnand men’s baseball are on the cusp of a return to the Games. In early August, t
Pressure is on for softball – and its players – to make an Olympic return
The Globe and Mail / Posted 7 days ago
and men’s baseball are on the cusp of a return to the Games. In early August, the IOC is set to vote on sports to add to the 2020 Olympics in Tokyo. Softball and baseball appear certain to make it back. But it is only a reprieve for one Olympics... Read more
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Royal Oak Daily Tribune
Reigning Olympic champ Uchimura eyes breakthrough for Japanto rival China when it triumphed at the 2015 world championships. Uchimura � wh
Reigning Olympic champ Uchimura eyes breakthrough for Japan
Royal Oak Daily Tribune / Posted 7 days ago
to rival China when it triumphed at the 2015 world championships. Uchimura � who isn�t ruling out sticking around until the 2020 Olympics back home in Tokyo � would love nothing more than to fill the one hole left on his peerless resume. A few... Read more
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The Oakland Press
Reigning Olympic champ Uchimura eyes breakthrough for Japanto rival China when it triumphed at the 2015 world championships. Uchimura — wh
Reigning Olympic champ Uchimura eyes breakthrough for Japan
The Oakland Press / Posted 7 days ago
to rival China when it triumphed at the 2015 world championships. Uchimura — who isn’t ruling out sticking around until the 2020 Olympics back home in Tokyo — would love nothing more than to fill the one hole left on his peerless resume. A few... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Skateboarding star Tony Hawk: Olympics 'need our excitement'and the values and speaking to each other about it." Various skateboarding gro
Skateboarding star Tony Hawk: Olympics 'need our excitement'
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 7 days ago
and the values and speaking to each other about it." Various skateboarding groups would like to govern the sport at the 2020 Olympics, but the IOC said the International Roller Sports Federation would be the recognized body. McConnell... Read more
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Japan Today
Aso, Suga to keep jobs in cabinet reshuffle: sources ‹ Japan Todayminister Toshiaki Endo is also expected to stay on in the reshuffle, in order t
Aso, Suga to keep jobs in cabinet reshuffle: sources ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 7 days ago
minister Toshiaki Endo is also expected to stay on in the reshuffle, in order to focus on preparations for the 2020 Olympics and Paralympics in Tokyo, the sources said. But the two cabinet ministers who lost their constituency... Read more
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Herald Sun
This is what the Olympics ‘needs’and the values and speaking to each other about it.” Various skateboarding gro
This is what the Olympics ‘needs’
Herald Sun / Posted 7 days ago
and the values and speaking to each other about it.” Various skateboarding groups would like to govern the sport at the 2020 Olympics, but the IOC said the International Roller Sports Federation would be the recognised body. McConnell... Read more
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The Courier Mail
This is what the Olympics ‘needs’and the values and speaking to each other about it.” Various skateboarding gro
This is what the Olympics ‘needs’
The Courier Mail / Posted 7 days ago
and the values and speaking to each other about it.” Various skateboarding groups would like to govern the sport at the 2020 Olympics, but the IOC said the International Roller Sports Federation would be the recognised body. McConnell... Read more
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