1. Japan Plans to Scale Back Stadium for 2020

    TOKYO (AP) — Japan plans to scale back the main stadium for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics as the government runs short of money and time, the country's sports minister said Monday...

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  2. Racial Remarks by Brazilian Gymnasts Being Investigated

    RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — The Brazilian confederation of gymnastics opened an investigation this weekend into remarks made by three members of the men's team toward a black teammate that surfaced in a video last week...

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  3. South Korea Marks 1,000 Days to 2018 Winter Olympics

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  4. Ryan Lochte Wins 200 IM on Final Day of Arena Pro Swim Series Meet

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  5. New Round of Boston 2024 Olympics Hearings Begins This Week

    A new round of public hearings gets underway this week on Boston's embattled bid to host the 2024 Summer Olympics...

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  6. Ennis-Hill Steady at Loughborough

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  7. Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce, LaShawn Merritt Struggle in Shanghai; Diamond...

    Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce and LaShawn Merritt continued early season struggles relative to their top rivals in a Diamond League meet in Shanghai on Sunday...

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  8. Polluted Waters Could Force Rio De Janeiro to Move 2016 Olympic Races

    RIO DE JANEIRO — The site chosen for the finals of next summer's Olympic sailing races could not be more spectacular...

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  9. Michael Phelps Seventh in Return to 200m Butterfly

    Michael Phelps finished seventh in his first 200m butterfly final since the 2012 Olympics at a Pro Swim Series meet in Charlotte on Saturday...

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  10. Blind Pole Vaulter Charlotte Brown Finishes Third at State Meet

    A blind 17-year-old pole vaulter earned a bronze medal in the Texas high school Class 4A state championship meet Saturday...

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  11. Michael Phelps Beaten in 100m Butterfly at Charlotte

    Michael Phelps finished third in the 100m butterfly at a Pro Swim Series meet in Charlotte on Friday, coming in behind two U.S. rivals in the event...

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  12. Shields Tops Lochte, Phelps in 100m Fly

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  13. Phelps, Lochte to Do Battle in Charlotte

    Michael Phelps was fourth overall in 100m butterfly preliminary heats and 14th in 200m freestyle heats on his opening day of the Pro Swim Series at Charlotte on Friday morning...

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  14. McPherson Snaps Team USA's Drought at Worlds

    (May 15, 2015) -- Paige McPherson (Sturgis, S.D.) won a bronze medal in the women's welterweight (-67kg) division on Friday at the 2015 WTF World Taekwondo Championships in Chelyabinsk, ...

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  15. Interview: Bolt Talks Aging, Doping and Diet

    Runner's World UK has just published an exclusive, extensive interview with the fastest man in history, Usain Bolt...

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  16. Report: Olympic Gymnastics Team Sizes Cut

    The International Gymnastics Federation has approved a new format for the 2020 Olympics in Tokyo which cuts the artistic gymnastics team event size from five gymnasts to four gymnasts, according to Nancy Armour of USA Today...

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  17. Gatlin Wins Diamond League Opener in Doha

    Justin Gatlin lived up to the pre-season hype, winning the 100 meters in world-leading 9.74 seconds at the Diamond League opener on Friday for a personal-best time and a new meet record...

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  18. Video: Gatlin Blazes Past Field in 9.74 Seconds

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  19. 'Showtime' for Phelps vs. Lochte in Charlotte

    One of the greatest American swimming rivalries in history resumes this weekend in Charlotte, as Michael Phelps and Ryan Lochte go at it one more time...

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  20. Team USA Names Complete 2015-16 Ski Roster

    The U.S. Ski Team announced its nominations for the 2015-16 season Thursday, identifying 51 total athletes on the A, B, C, and D Teams for next season...

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  21. Usain Bolt to Run at Season-Ending Diamond League Meeting in Brussels

    BRUSSELS -- Usain Bolt will run at the season-ending Memorial Van Damme Diamond League meeting on Sept. 11.....

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  22. Olympic Ski Champ Leaves Camp Amid Dispute

    VIENNA (AP) — Olympic super-G champion Anna Fenninger left a preseason training camp with the Austrian women's team in Cyprus on Wednesday, amid an ongoing dispute with her national ski federation...

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  23. US Men's Relay Team Stripped of 2012 Silver Medal Due to Tyson Gay Doping Case

    The United States men's 4x100 relay team from the 2012 Summer Games in London was stripped of its silver medal in the wake of Tyson Gay's doping case...

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  24. Report: U.S. Relay Team Stripped of Silver Medal

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  25. Gatlin 'Up for the Challenge' Against Bolt

    DOHA, Qatar -- Guess who Justin Gatlin saw soon after arriving in Doha for the start of the Diamond League season? Yep, Usain Bolt...

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