1. Tokyo 2020 Signs 1st Batch of Partners

    The local organising committee for the Tokyo 2020 Olympics has signed All Nippon Airlines (ANA) and Japan Airlines (JAL) as its first official partners, the second tier of sponsorship available in the Tokyo 2020 partnership programme...

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  2. Driver Charged, Facing Criminal Case in Baku Bus Accident Involving Austrian...

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  3. GRAPHIC: Shuttle Bus Runs over Austrian Swimmers

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  4. Yohan Blake Is Running Scared, Coach Says

    NEW YORK — Yohan Blake must overcome a fear of injury, the coach of the Olympic 100m and 200m silver medalist said Saturday...

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  5. American Football Olympic Application Submitted for 2020

    The International Federation of American Football has submitted their application for the sport to be considered for inclusion at the Tokyo Olympic Games in 2020.....

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  6. Usain Bolt: 'I Pretty Much Gave Up' in Slow Adidas Grand Prixvictory

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  7. Tour De Suisse 2015: Dates, TV Schedule, Teams and More

    The 2015 Tour de Suisse will start on Saturday, June 13, as the peloton will be greeted by nine stages crossing the Swiss mountains in one of the top preparation races for the Tour de France...

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  8. Bridge & Chess for 2020 Olympics?

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  9. Korfball, Tug of War and Others Apply for 2020 Olympic Games Inclusion

    The 2020 Summer Olympics in Tokyo could have a decidedly different look as 26 sports have applied to be considered for addition to the Olympic program...

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  10. Brazil May Lift Visa Needed by Americans for Olympics

    RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) -- Brazil's tourism minister said Thursday the visa requirements may be lifted for Americans wishing to attend next year's Rio de Janeiro Olympics, an effort that may boost ticket sales...

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  11. Baku 2015 European Games: Dates, Event Schedule, Live Stream, TV Info, Preview

    The inaugural European Games gets under way on Friday in Azerbaijan, as Baku plays host to approximately 6,000 athletes from 50 countries for the multi-sport event...

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  12. 3 Austrian Swimmers Hit by Bus at European Games

    Three teenage synchronised swimmers from Austria were injured on Thursday when they were hit by a shuttle bus in the athletes village on the eve of the inaugural European Games, Austrian Olympic officials said...

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  13. Baseball, Softball See 2020 Olympics as Return

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  14. Video: Acrobat Double-Flips into His Pants

    Raymond Butler, a self-taught acrobat you may have seen performing at an NBA game or on “American Ninja Warrior,” recently showed off a nifty gymnastics floor skill — a double backflip into pants...

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  15. Tibetan Activists Protest Beijing's 2022 Games Bid

    Three Tibetan protestors were able to enter a Swiss hotel where Chinese officials were presenting plans for their 2022 Winter Olympics bid on Wednesday, according to the Associated Press...

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  16. IOC: Almaty Narrowing Gap with Beijing for 2022

    LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) -- Almaty managed to win the attention of IOC members. The next challenge is to win their votes...

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  17. Netherlands Pulls out of Hosting 2019 Euro Games

    Netherlands has surprisingly pulled out of hosting the 2019 European Games two days before the inaugural continental multi-sports competition starts in Azerbaijan, the European Olympic Committees (EOC) said on Wednesday...

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  18. Mo Farah's Coach Says Accusers Are Lying

    Mo Farah's coach Alberto Salazar has broken his silence to insist that he will show his accusers are “knowingly making false statements” and says he denies “all allegations of doping”...

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  19. Sean Paul's Wife Hates Being Usain Bolt's Neighbor

    You would think living next to a national hero and celebrity would be pretty cool but according to Reggae singer Sean Paul's wife, model '.....

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  20. Emily Field Accepts Whereabouts Sanction

    USADA announced today that Emily Field, of Littleton, Mass., an athlete in the sport of ice hockey, has accepted a one-year suspension for committing an anti-doping rule violation due to her failure to properly file whereabouts information...

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  21. New Events to Boost Female Participation, Youth Appeal for PyeongChang 2018

    The Executive Board (EB) of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) today agreed on the event programme and athlete quotas for the Olympic Winter Games PyeongChang 2018...

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  22. IOC Board Confirms Tokyo 2020 Venue Locations for Eight More Sports

    The International Olympic Committee (IOC)'s Executive Board (EB) has today confirmed the venue locations for another eight sports at the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020...

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  23. IOC Approves 4 New Events for Winter '18

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  24. IOC Cuts Ties and Funding for Umbrella Body SportAccord

    The IOC withdrew its recognition and funding for SportAccord on Sunday and called on international federations to reshape the umbrella body that has been torn apart by Marius Vizer's attack on Olympic leaders...

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  25. Farah 'Angry' at Name Being 'Dragged Through the Mud'

    Mo Farah will not end his relationship with Alberto Salazar after saying he has "not seen any clear evidence" that his coach has been involved in doping.....

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