1. What to Watch for at Monaco Diamond League

    Justin Gatlin, Tyson Gay and Trayvon Bromell headline a Diamond League 100m in Monaco on Friday. It's the first time that three Americans who have covered the distance in less than 9...

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  2. Four Athletes Fail Drug Tests at Pan Am Games

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  3. Tokyo Olympic Stadium Plans Scrapped Due to $2 Billion Price Tag

    After much deliberation regarding the innovative and costly design for Tokyo's 2020 Summer Olympics stadium, officials decided Friday to scrap the previously agreed upon plans. According to Will Ripley and Tim Hume of CNN...

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  4. Japan Scraps Plans to Build $2B Olympic Stadium

    TOKYO — Three years after Japanese Olympic organizers selected a vast, sleek stadium design by a prominent Iraqi-British architect for the centerpiece venue of the 2020 Summer ...

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  5. Kerri Walsh Jennings Might Need Surgery After Dislocating Shoulder Twice

    NEW YORK -- Three-time beach volleyball gold medalist Kerri Walsh Jennings says she may need surgery after recently dislocating her shoulder twice. But she's still planning to compete at the 2016 Rio Olympics...

    Drew Morita Written by Drew Morita about 15 days ago 27 reads 0 comments

  6. Predicting the USA Basketball Men's National Team Roster for 2016 Olympics

    USA Basketball has yet to solidify its roster for the 2016 Olympics, but it already looks like the heavy favorite. No matter which players are selected, the final product is going to be an embarrassment of riches...

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  7. Japan Officials Suggest Revising Stadium Plan

    TOKYO (AP) — Japanese political leaders said Thursday the new main stadium for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics is too costly and called for cost-cutting efforts to reduce the burden on taxpayers...

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  8. USA Volleyball Still Undefeated in FIVB World Play

    COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (July 16, 2015) – The U.S. Women's National Team remains undefeated in the FIVB World Grand Prix after defeating No. 5 Japan 25-23, 25-22, 26-24 Thursday in Hong Kong...

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  9. Jenner Forged Cultural Fame Decades Ago

    When ESPN announced that it would present the Arthur Ashe Award to Caitlyn Jenner at its annual sports awards show, the ESPYs, the network said she had shown "the courage to embrace a truth that had been hidden for years...

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  10. USA Track and Field Names Olympic Head Coaches

    The University of Oregon's Vin Lananna and four-time Olympic thrower Connie Price-Smith were named USA Track and Field's head coaches for the Rio 2016 Olympics on Wednesday...

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  11. Criticism Mounts over Stadium Cost for 2020 Tokyo Games

    Japan's government is on the defensive as criticism mounts over the spiraling cost of the main stadium for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics. Officials, however, say it's too late to change the design...

    Kevin Driscoll Written by Kevin Driscoll about 16 days ago 18 reads 0 comments

  12. Walsh Jennings Suffers Another Shoulder Dislocation

    Three-time Olympic beach volleyball champion Kerri Walsh Jennings will miss at least one month after dislocating her right shoulder in a match for the second time in two months and ...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 17 days ago 18 reads 0 comments

  13. Semenya Fails to Qualify in 800 for Worlds

    CAPE TOWN, South Africa -- Former 800-meter world champion and 2012 Olympic silver medalist Caster Semenya has not made South Africa's initial team for the world championships in Beijing next month after failing to post a qualifying time...

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  14. France Holds Special Event for Olympic Bid

    PARIS (AP) -- French President Francois Hollande is holding a special ceremony to promote the Paris bid for the 2024 Olympics...

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  15. Michael Phelps Swims His Final Race at NBAC

    Michael Phelps swam his final race at his longtime Baltimore pool, Meadowbrook Aquatic Center, winning a 100m freestyle at the North Baltimore Aquatic Club Mid-Summer Classic on Monday...

    Kevin Driscoll Written by Kevin Driscoll about 17 days ago 55 reads 0 comments

  16. Justin Gatlin Ineligible for IAAF Award After Rule Change

    Even if Justin Gatlin manages to beat Usain Bolt at next month's world championships, he won't be eligible for the sport's athlete of the year award...

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  17. France Holds Event to Celebrate Paris Olympic Bid

    French President Francois Hollande is holding a special ceremony to promote the Paris bid for the 2024 Olympics...

    Kevin Driscoll Written by Kevin Driscoll about 18 days ago 7 reads 0 comments

  18. Watch: Diver Lands on Face at Pan Am Games

    Dominican Republic diver Frandiel Gomez scored zero points on a platform dive at the Pan American Games on Sunday, contributing (or not contributing) to his last-place finish in the preliminary round...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 18 days ago 52 reads 0 comments

  19. Urbandale's Gowey Helps Team USA to Pan Am Gold

    TORONTO – The U.S. women's gymnastics team won their fourth straight and 13th overall Pan American Games team title on Sunday...

    Drew Morita Written by Drew Morita about 19 days ago 17 reads 0 comments

  20. Eva Fabian Wins Video Finish Women's 10K at Pan Ams

    It took a video finish to decide the winner, but in the end Eva Fabian of the United States stood tall on the podium as the gold medalist of the women's 10K at the 2015 Pan American Games...

    Drew Morita Written by Drew Morita about 20 days ago 18 reads 0 comments

  21. BMXer Felicia Stancil Claims First Major International Win for Team USA's

    TORONTO -- Felicia Stancil overcame a crash-filled women's BMX final and came out on top amidst a field that included an Olympic champion and world champion to win Team USA's first gold medal at the 2015 Pan American Games Saturday in Toronto...

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  22. A Letter from Carol Heiss Jenkins to the U.S. Women's Soccer Team

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  23. Coughlin Diving into the Pool Again at Age 32

    LAFAYETTE, Calif. -- The deck off Natalie Coughlin's house pulsates with edible life: giant Italian parsley, basil, chive, thyme, cilantro, mint, blueberries and blood oranges...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 21 days ago 27 reads 0 comments

  24. Bolt Returning to Race 100 at London in July

    LONDON (AP) Usain Bolt will return to London's Olympic Stadium to run the 100 meters at a Diamond League meet later this month...

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  25. Sailing Events to Stay in Polluted Bay in Rio

    Rio de Janeiro (AFP) - A special fleet of trash collecting boats will protect Olympic sailors on Rio de Janeiro's heavily polluted Guanabara Bay in 2016, organizers said Thursday, insisting there is no need to move the event...

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