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Kurt Thomas, the 1st U.S. male gymnast to win a world championship, dies at 64 after suffering a stroke

1 hour ago   |   Chicago Tribune   |   2 articles

Kurt Thomas, the first U.S. male gymnast to win a world championship gold medal, died at 64. Thomas had a stroke May 24, caused by a tear of the basilar artery in the brain stem.
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Kurt Thomas, first US man to win world gym title, dies at 64

1 hour ago   |   Saint Louis Today   |   2 articles

Kurt Thomas, the first U.S. male gymnast to win a world championship gold medal, has died. He was 64.
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Alabama Gymnastics' Dana Duckworth Responds to Tia Kiaku's Racism Allegations

1 day ago   |   Bleacher Report

Alabama women's gymnastics head coach Dana Duckworth has responded on Twitter to allegations from ex-Crimson Tide gymnast Tia Kiaku that an assistant coach, Bill Lorenz, made a...
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The Latest: European gymnastics championships now in Dec

The Latest: European gymnastics championships now in Dec

2 days ago   |   Saint Louis Today

The Latest on the effects of the coronavirus outbreak on sports around the world:
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Ex-Alabama Gymnast Tia Kiaku Alleges 'Disturbing' Racist Behavior at Practice

3 days ago   |   Bleacher Report

Tia Kiaku, a former gymnast at the University of Alabama, said Tuesday on Instagram an assistant coach made a racist joke to her and other African American teammates during a...
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She Accused a Coach of Abuse. Then More Than 30 Gymnasts Backed Her Up

8 days ago   |   NY Times

A gymnastics coach in New York City was suspended after Sara Allan, who trained at a gym there, wrote about her experience on Facebook. She received an outpouring of similar...
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"Athlete A" gymnast Nichols, OU QB Hurts Big 12 top athletes

9 days ago   |   Saint Louis Today

IRVING, Texas - Two-time NCAA all-around champion gymnast Maggie Nichols and Heisman Trophy runner-up Jalen Hurts were honored Thursday the Big 12 Athletes of the Year, giving...
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Russian Gymnast Soldatova serves up scorching tennis video in her UNDERWEAR

Russian Gymnast Soldatova serves up scorching tennis video in her UNDERWEAR

9 days ago   |   RT

Russian gymnast Anya Soldatova certainly knows how to keep herself in the headlines despite the break in sports after the multiple world champion posted a scorching video of...
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The Gymnast Who Hasn't Turned Off Her Olympic Countdown

15 days ago   |   NY Times

Sunisa Lee, 17, had stellar showings at the national and world championships, and her sights on making the U.S. women's Olympic team. Those plans are now up in the air.
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‘It's Playful, It's Fun, It's Hilarious': Rob Gronkowski On New CBS Show ‘GAME ON!' With Venus Williams And Keegan-Michael Key

‘It's Playful, It's Fun, It's Hilarious': Rob Gronkowski On New CBS Show ‘GAME ON!' With Venus Williams And Keegan-Michael Key

16 days ago   |   CBS

Have you ever wondered what it would look like to have Rob Gronkowski take on the World's Strongest Man? Or compete in rhythmic gymnastics? Or wondered how Venus Williams would...
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Iowa places strength coach on leave after ex-players allege mistreatment

Iowa places strength coach on leave after ex-players allege mistreatment

Hawkeyes head coach Kirk Ferentz announced an independent investigation of Chris Doyle after black players spoke of incidents with him. Read more ...

Honor A. P. wins Santa Anita Derby

Honor A. P. wins Santa Anita Derby

ARCADIA, Calif. - Honor A. P. won the $400,000 Santa Anita Derby by 2 3/4 lengths Saturday to move into the Kentucky Derby picture. Read more ...

Devin Clark takes a knee in support of Black Lives Matter protests during...

Devin Clark takes a knee in support of Black Lives Matter protests during fighter introductions at UFC 250

Light heavyweight Devin Clark took a knee and raised a fist in solidarity with the protests against police brutality and racism ahead of his showdown with Alonzo Menifield. Read more ...

Broncos players, coaches join Floyd demonstration in Denver

Broncos players, coaches join Floyd demonstration in Denver

DENVER - Denver Broncos coaches and players marched and spoke out against racism and police brutality at a protest in downtown Denver on Saturday. Read more ...

Bulls not ready to announce decision on Boylen's future

Bulls not ready to announce decision on Boylen's future

CHICAGO - The Chicago Bulls' new top basketball executive wasn't ready to make any announcements about the coaching staff on Saturday. Read more ...

Kameko wins 2,000 Guineas in record time to upset Pinatubo

Kameko wins 2,000 Guineas in record time to upset Pinatubo

NEWMARKET, England - Kameko upset the odds to beat Pinatubo to win the 2,000 Guineas in a record time on Saturday, giving jockey Oisin Murphy his first Classic. Read more ...

What channel is IndyCar on today? TV schedule, start time for Texas race

What channel is IndyCar on today? TV schedule, start time for Texas race

Here's a complete guide to watching today's IndyCar race at Texas Motor Speedway, including the TV channel and start time. Read more ...

NBA's Disney restart plan gets players association approval

NBA's Disney restart plan gets players association approval

The 2019-20 NBA season will get its long-awaited conclusion. The National Basketball Players Association approved the NBA's 22-team format in a call with its board and... Read more ...

NFL commissioner encourages players to ‘peacefully protest,' admits ‘we were...

NFL commissioner encourages players to ‘peacefully protest,' admits ‘we were wrong'

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell issued a statement Friday condemning racism and admitting that the league was wrong in how it has handled players' protests of police... Read more ...

Trump says Drew Brees should not have backed off ‘NO KNEELING!' stance

Trump says Drew Brees should not have backed off ‘NO KNEELING!' stance

President Trump on Friday reentered the fray over NFL players protesting police brutality by kneeling during the National Anthem - knocking New Orleans Saints QB Drew Brees for... Read more ...