1. 2014 Mesa Swimming Grand Prix: Michael Phelps Back

    In the Men's 100m Butterfly stroke, Michael Phelps enters his first competition since retiring in 2012. In the qualifying heats he placed first with a time of 52.84 seconds...

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  2. Ryan Lochte Inspired by Michael Phelps' Return (video)

    Ryan Lochte said he questioned his future in swimming after a November knee injury, but hearing rumors last fall of Michael Phelps' return motivated him...

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  3. Watch: Meb Throws out First Pitch

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  4. Phelps on Comeback: 'I'm Doing This for Me'

    MESA, Ariz. -- Michael Phelps' pre-London Olympics net worth was $40 million. After swimming in London two summers ago, his Olympic medal count stood at 22, four more than anyone in ...

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  5. Phelps' Comeback at Mesa Grand Prix Competition

    Michael Phelps is entered in three events at his first competition since the 2012 Olympics with his first swims Thursday at the Arena Grand Prix in Mesa, Ariz...

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  6. A Fitting Victory

    The footrace became a footrace again. Meb Keflezighi made it so. Just when you wondered if the Boston Marathon ever could go back to what it once was -- a grand athletic event, not ...

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  7. Meb Keflezighi Stuns to Win Boston Marathon

    BOSTON – Meb Keflezighi became the first U.S. man to win the Boston Marathon since 1983 in a shocking upset victory Monday, one year after twin bombings rocked the world's oldest annual marathon...

    Samantha Talavera Written by Samantha Talavera about 3 months ago 83 reads 0 comments

  8. Gold-Medalist Kevin Martin Retires from Curling

    Former Olympic curling champion Kevin Martin has announced his retirement. The Edmonton skip will leave the sport to become a broadcast analyst for Sportsnet...

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  9. Nike Extends Deal with Team USA

    Nike signed one of the longest and most valuable sponsorship contracts in sports history on Wednesday, agreeing to extend its sponsorship of the USA Track & Field team for an additional 23 years...

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  10. Yahoo and NBC Torch ESPN at Olympics

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  11. Campbell-Brown Case Had Doping Sample Flaws

    LONDON -- Jamaican sprinter Veronica Campbell-Brown was cleared of doping because of blatant flaws in the test collection procedures and possible "environmental contamination" of her urine sample, sport's highest appeals body said Tuesday...

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  12. International Ski Federation Defends Slopestyle's Safety

    It's too early to comment on the amount and seriousness of injuries sustained in slopestyle skiing and snowboarding at the Sochi Olympics, an International Ski Federation (FIS) official ...

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  13. Why a Michael Phelps Comeback Makes Sense

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  14. Michael Phelps Confirms Return to Competitive Swimming at Arena Grand Prix

    Michael Phelps ' retirement has lasted almost two years, but the world-famous Olympic swimmer is returning to the pool at the Arena Grand Prix event in Mesa, Ariz., at the end of April, according to Jeff Metcalfe of AZCentral ...

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  15. Michael Phelps Confirms His Return to Swimming at Arena Grand Prix in Mesa

    Not content to simply come to Arizona for golf, Michael Phelps is making his return to competitive swimming here in less than two weeks...

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  16. Phelps Confirms Return to Competitive Swimming

    22-time Oly swim medalist Michael Phelps confirms his return to competition at Arena Grand Prix in Mesa, April 24-26 pic.twitter...

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  17. Oscar Pistorius Trial: Live Stream, Latest News, Info from Reeva Steenkamp Case

    Updates from Thursday, April 17 Oscar Pistorius ' defence team saw forensic expert Roger Dixon return to the witness box on Thursday, ready for another grilling from prosecutor Gerrie Nel, who had torn into his evidence on Wednesday...

    Nick Akerman Written by Nick Akerman about 3 months ago 6,527 reads 3 comments

  18. IOC Official: Slopestyle Injuries 'Unacceptable'

    Maybe Shaun White was right all along. The Olympic debut of ski and snowboard slopestyle - which White withdrew from, fearing he might get hurt - produced an "unacceptably high" ...

    Kevin Driscoll Written by Kevin Driscoll about 3 months ago 1,328 reads 0 comments

  19. Krakow 2022 Olympic Bid President Resigns Amid Alleged “Smear Campaign”

    Krakow's bid to host the 2022 Olympic Winter Games was shaken Saturday with the resignation of its dynamic President Jagna Marczułajtis-Walczak and a flurry of allegations that she says is part of an opposition campaign against the bid...

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  20. Rio Workers Defy Court Order, Stay on Strike

    RIO DE JANEIRO -- Striking construction workers stayed off the job at the Olympic Park Thursday -- the main cluster of venues for the 2016 Rio de Janeiro Olympics -- defying a court order for them to return...

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  21. Asafa Powell Banned 18 Months for Doping Violation

    Jamaican track star Asafa Powell 's 2016 Summer Olympic hopes took a major hit on Thursday as he was slapped with an 18-month ban for doping by the Jamaica Anti-Doping Commission, according to Eurosport...

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  22. Asafa Powell Suspended

    Former 100-meter world record holder Asafa Powell has been suspended for 18-months by the Jamaican Anti-Doping disciplinary panel. Powell tested positive for oxilofrine at the Jamaican National Championships in June 2013...

    Samantha Talavera Written by Samantha Talavera about 3 months ago 72 reads 0 comments

  23. US Bobsledder Johnny Quinn Shows off 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics Ring

    Even if an athlete from the United States doesn't leave the Olympics with a medal, he or she isn't going home empty-handed. Team USA bobsledder Johnny Quinn now has something to remember his adventure at the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics...

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  24. Oscar Pistorius Trial: Live Stream and Latest News from Reeva Steenkamp Case

    Updates from Thursday, April 10 Prosecutor Gerrie Nel gave Oscar Pistorius a torrid time in the witness box on Thursday as the trial into Pistorius' shooting of Reeva Steenkamp continued...

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  25. IOC Says Talk of Moving Rio Olympics Is 'Premature'

    With sports federations demanding a "Plan B" because of the chronic delays in Rio de Janeiro, the International Olympic Committee said Wednesday it was "premature" to speculate about taking the 2016 Games away from Brazil...

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