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Nourine gets 10-year ban for withdrawing...

Nourine gets 10-year ban for withdrawing...

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Tue, Sep 14 2021

Algerian Nourine said his political support for the Palestinian cause made it impossible for him to compete...

46-year-old Bangladeshi mother shatters...

46-yr-old mother shatters taboos with...

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Thu, Sep 9 2021

Shammi Nasrin, 46, mother of three, has recently become a sensation after securing third place in the...

Afghan Paralympians in tears while Brits...

Afghan Paralympians in tears while Brits...

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Sun, Aug 29 2021

Afghanistan's Zakia Khudadadi and Hossain Rasouli were evacuated to France last weekend from the...

Ugas stuns Pacquiao to retain WBA welterweight...

Ugas stuns Pacquiao to retain WBA welterweight...

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Sun, Aug 22 2021

Cuba's Yordenis Ugas sent Manny Pacquiao spinning to a dramatic upset defeat on Saturday, outclassing...

Pacquiao makes weight for welterweight...

Pacquiao makes weight for welterweight...

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Sat, Aug 21 2021

Pacquiao, the heavy favorite, weighed in at 146 pounds while World Boxing Association welterweight champ...

Afghan IOC member seeks US help to evacuate...

Afghan IOC member seeks US help to evacuate...

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Thu, Aug 19 2021

The Taliban have said they will respect the rights of women within the framework of Islamic law

Former UFC champion Khabib signed by...

Former UFC champion Khabib signed by...

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Sat, Aug 14 2021

In January, Khabib revealed his intentions to transition to football, tweeting that he was preparing...

Tokyo counts cost of $15 billion pandemic...

Tokyo counts cost of $15 billion pandemic...

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Mon, Aug 9 2021

Olympic officials have been predictably bullish, saying the Games offered hope and uplifting moments,...

Sayonara Tokyo, bonjour Paris: Olympic...

Sayonara Tokyo, bonjour Paris: Olympic...

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Mon, Aug 9 2021

Athletes who had taken part in the Tokyo Games were cheered by the crowds as thoughts turned to

Lion King inspires humble Harrington...

Lion King inspires humble Harrington...

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Sun, Aug 8 2021

Humility and quotes from the movie The Lion King are not qualities normally associated with boxers, but...

India showers cash on golden boy...

India showers cash on golden boy...

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Sun, Aug 8 2021

The 23-year-old, who two years ago underwent surgery on a career-threatening elbow injury, threw 87.58...

Krasteva wins Bulgaria's first women's...

Krasteva wins Bulgaria's first women's...

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Sat, Aug 7 2021

The 35-year-old Krasteva, who finished fifth at the London 2012 Games, was ahead on the scorecards after...

Proud Durant leads US to fourth straight...

Proud Durant leads US to fourth straight...

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Sat, Aug 7 2021

Team USA had headed to Tokyo after defeats to Nigeria and Australia in lead-up exhibition matches, sparking...

Britain's Yafai wins flyweight Olympic...

Britain's Yafai wins flyweight Olympic...

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Sat, Aug 7 2021

Yafai, cheered on from the stands by his British teammates -- many of them with the country's flag...

Italian great Rossi calls time on MotoGP,...

Italian great Rossi calls time on MotoGP,...

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Fri, Aug 6 2021

The 42-year-old Italian, who races with the number 46 and is a nine-times world champion with seven titles...

Kenny most decorated female Olympic...

Kenny most decorated female Olympic...

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Fri, Aug 6 2021

Laura Kenny will be back on the pedals in Sunday's omnium when she could match her husband Jason...

Spain's 'queen of kata' takes maiden...

Spain's 'queen of kata' takes maiden...

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Thu, Aug 5 2021

The win adds to a long and successful run for the 39-year-old Spaniard

Romashina wins record sixth gold

Romashina wins record sixth gold

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Thu, Aug 5 2021

The gold medal added further luster to a storied career that Romashina has said will end with retirement...

Thompson-Herah completes sprint...

Thompson-Herah completes sprint...

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Wed, Aug 4 2021

The Jamaican controlled the race from the start and was a clear winner, but 18-year-old Christine Mboma...

Many twisties and turns, but Biles exits...

Many twisties and turns, but Biles exits...

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Wed, Aug 4 2021

While Biles did not rewrite the Olympic record book as planned, she did leave an indelible mark on the...

Irie becomes Japan's first woman champion...

Irie becomes Japan's first woman champion...

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Tue, Aug 3 2021

Sena Irie became the first Japanese woman to win Olympic boxing gold on Tuesday, defeating Nesthy Petecio...