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Tokyo Olympics tickets running out for Japanese amid high demand

5 minutes ago   |   Al Jazeera

Millions disappointed after applicants in ticket lottery for Japan residents began learning they could not land tickets.
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Ex-Olympian Conrad Avondale Mainwaring Arrested, Charged with Sexual Battery

5 hours ago   |   Bleacher Report

Conrad Avondale Mainwaring, who competed in the 1976 Olympics, was arrested Wednesday and charged with a felony count of sexual battery by fraud. Mike Kessler and Mark...
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Why the U.S. will be its best possible self in showdown against Sweden

11 hours ago   |   ESPN

The loss against Sweden in the 2016 Olympics did not sit well with the Americans. They have a chance to prove this is a very different team.
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USA's Christen Press not dwelling on Olympic miss against Sweden as Women's World Cup match awaits

13 hours ago   |   Newsday

USA faces Sweden in the final match of the group stage, with both countries having qualified for the knockout stage of the WWC.
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Press isn't dwelling on past miss against Sweden

Press isn't dwelling on past miss against Sweden

14 hours ago   |   Saint Louis Today

LE HAVRE, France - A devastating missed penalty kick by Christian Press in a loss at the Olympics could have been the lowest point of her career. Instead, it was a motivator...
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Hope Solo still living in the past, wanting to pick a fight with U.S. Soccer over getting booted off the team

15 hours ago   |   NY Daily News

Hope Solo is still living in the past. The greatest goalie in U.S. women's soccer history wants you to know that she was wronged by U.S. Soccer when she was booted from the...
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USA gymnast Laurie Hernandez eyes 2020 Tokyo Olympics comeback with new mantra

USA gymnast Laurie Hernandez eyes 2020 Tokyo Olympics comeback with new mantra

18 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Laurie Hernandez took two years off from gymnastics after winning a gold and silver medal at the 2016 Rio Olympics. The 19-year-old announced her comeback in October 2018 while...
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Boxing body near bankrupt, facing 2020 Olympic exclusion

Boxing body near bankrupt, facing 2020 Olympic exclusion

18 hours ago   |   Saint Louis Today

LAUSANNE, Switzerland - The International Boxing Association says it is near bankruptcy, days before a decision to formally exclude the body from the 2020 Tokyo Olympics.
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Ellis Deserves Praise, but Real Women's World Cup Starts Now for USA and Its Coach

22 hours ago   |   SI

Despite winning it all in 2015, Jill Ellis's tenure as U.S. women's national team coach has been marked by criticism-from both outside the locker room and in it. Her...
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IAAF claims Olympic champion Caster Semenya is ‘biologically male'

1 day ago   |   Review Journal   |   2 articles

The documents released by sport's highest court show that Caster Semenya responded that being described as biologically male “hurts more than I can put in words.”
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Dominican AG: David Ortiz Shooting Result Of Mistaken Identity

Dominican AG: David Ortiz Shooting Result Of Mistaken Identity

The Dominican Republic's lead prosecutor says the target was another man, dressed similarly to the former Red Sox slugger. Read more ...

Bruised ace Scherzer leads Nationals to sweep of Phillies

Bruised ace Scherzer leads Nationals to sweep of Phillies

WASHINGTON - Max Scherzer shrugged off a broken nose and black eye to throw seven shutout innings, Brian Dozier and Victor Robles hit solo homers, and the Washington Nationals... Read more ...

McMahon drives in 3, Rockies rally past Diamondbacks 6-4

McMahon drives in 3, Rockies rally past Diamondbacks 6-4

PHOENIX - Ryan McMahon hit a tiebreaking, two-run double in the seventh inning to make up for a costly error, and the Colorado Rockies added on in a 6-4 win over the Arizona... Read more ...

NBA trade rumors: Bucks shed salary by sending Tony Snell, No. 30 pick to...

NBA trade rumors: Bucks shed salary by sending Tony Snell, No. 30 pick to Pistons

The deal saves the Bucks about $4 million this year and cleared Snell's $12 million contract in 2020-21, according to ESPN. Read more ...

NHL awards 2019: Canadiens' Carey Price surprises young fan for tear-jerking...

NHL awards 2019: Canadiens' Carey Price surprises young fan for tear-jerking moment

11-year-old Anderson Whitehead couldn't have gotten a better surprise than his favorite player showing up at the NHL Awards. Read more ...

Rodríguez, Red Sox recover from 17-inning loss, beat Twins

Rodríguez, Red Sox recover from 17-inning loss, beat Twins

MINNEAPOLIS - Eduardo Rodríguez picked up Boston's bullpen a night after a 17-inning loss, Brock Holt drove in three runs and the Red Sox beat the Minnesota Twins 9-4 on... Read more ...

Tampa Bay's Nikita Kucherov wins Hart, Lindsay at NHL Awards

Tampa Bay's Nikita Kucherov wins Hart, Lindsay at NHL Awards

LAS VEGAS - Tampa Bay's Nikita Kucherov won the Hart Trophy and the Ted Lindsay Award on Wednesday night, receiving the NHL's highest honors for his 128-point regular season... Read more ...

Argentina draws with Paraguay 1-1 in Copa America

Argentina draws with Paraguay 1-1 in Copa America

BELO HORIZONTE, Brazil - Argentina couldn't manage more than a 1-1 draw against Paraguay in the Copa America on Wednesday, staying last in its group and facing an early... Read more ...

Reynolds caps comeback with 3-run blast, Pirates beat Tigers

Reynolds caps comeback with 3-run blast, Pirates beat Tigers

PITTSBURGH - Bryan Reynolds hit a three-run homer in the sixth inning to complete the Pirates' rally from a six-run deficit, and Pittsburgh beat the Detroit Tigers 8-7 on... Read more ...

The Latest: Tampa Bay's Nikita Kucherov wins Hart Trophy

The Latest: Tampa Bay's Nikita Kucherov wins Hart Trophy

LAS VEGAS - The Latest on the NHL Awards show : Read more ...