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NFL holds no appeal for Bolt

NFL holds no appeal for MU super-fan Bolt

The bruising NFL isn't on Usain Bolt's post-athletics agenda, but Jamaica's sprint superstar says hed answer a call from his beloved Manchester United in a heartbeat. Bolt, who capped his glittering Olympic career with a third straight sprint ... New Age Bangladesh, 5 days ago
NFL holds no appeal for Bolt, 6 days ago

Pleased Wilson turns attention to Ja's athletics future

RIO DE JANEIRO, Brazil — Despite Jamaica's success at the Rio Olympic Games, Maurice Wilson, the team's technical leader, wants to see policies implemented that will enhance the performances. Jamaica finished with 11 medals, consisting of six ...
 Jamaica Observer1 month ago

Anyone can win

Jamaica's powerhouse discus thrower Fedrick Dacres is big and strong, but more importantly he is physically and mentally ready to rub shoulders with the best in the world at the Olympics. Dacres will be the first Jamaican track and field athlete ...
 Jamaica Observer1 month ago
The Freepress Journal

Olympics: Russia faces calls for all-out Rio ban

The Court of Arbitration for Sport ruling on Russia's athletics team is seen as a key indicator, as the International Olympic Committee debates whether to order a blanket ban on Russia from the Rio Games BAN THEM? Travis Tygart, head of the ...
 Rappler2 months ago Russia angry  The Freepress Journal2 months ago CAS rejects appeal by Russian athletes against Oly ban  Arab Times2 months ago Russian athletics mess: Gloom and anger for athletes due to miss 2016 Rio Olympics  ZeeNews.com2 months ago

McLeod hurdles to gold

Jamaican sprint hurdler Omar McLeod swept to a brilliant gold medal at the Olympics on Tuesday as French pole vaulter Renaud Lavillenie was booed once again to heap more embarrassment on Rio 2016 organisers. McLeod, 22, confirmed his arrival as ...
 Bangladesh Daily Star1 month ago Rio 2016: Jamaican Omar McLeod Strikes Gold in Men's 100m Hurdles  NDTV1 month ago #ReadySetRio: Jamaica star McLeod strikes gold  Jamaica Observer1 month ago Jamaica star McLeod strikes gold as Lavillenie booed again  The Gulf Today1 month ago

With only one Russian athlete in the fray, Americans eye bumper medals haul

IMAGE: Darya Klishina of Russia warms up before the long jump. Photograph: Jonathan Ferrey/Getty Images. The United States is expected to run away with the athletics competition in Rio, taking podium spots often the preserve of Russians such as double pole vault gold medalist Yelena Isinbayeva and 110m hurdles world champion Sergei Shubenkov. Russia has taken second place on the athletics medals table at the last three Olympics and, as with the Soviet Union before it, has long been the United ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago Olympics-Athletics-With only one Russian in Rio, U.S. eyes bumper medals haul  Reuters Africa1 month ago With only one Russian in Rio, U.S. eyes bumper medals haul  Investing.com1 month ago
South Africa Star

Let's pick up the Rio pieces: Bravo Team BW

Botswana's 12 athletes sent to the Rio Olympics Games touched down at the Sir Seretse Khama International Airport empty-handed after the two-week sojourn to Brazil yielded nothing but near misses and outright failure. It was a campaign that had ...
 Mmegi Online1 month ago ASEAN now has sporting chance at Games  Asiaone1 month ago NEWS FEATURE From Owens to Bolt via Johnson:  Europe Online Magazine2 months ago From Owens to Bolt - iconic Olympic moments  South Africa Star2 months ago

Need to revamp sports management

BY D M DESHPANDE Much has been written and discussed about the Indian fiasco at Rio. Three women athletes saved the blushes for the country by their exceptional individual performances in their fields. Unfortunately, Dipa lost by a whisker to bag ...
 Navhind Times1 month ago
Reuters India

Highlights: Day 11 at the Rio Olympics

2016 Rio Olympics - Athletics - Preliminary - Men's 200m Round 1 - Olympic Stadium - Rio de Janeiro, Brazil - 16/08/2016. Kyle Greaux (TTO) of Trinidad and Tobago, Jaysuma Saidy Ndure (NOR) of Norway, Usain Bolt (JAM) of Jamaica and Jonathan Borlee ...
 Reuters India1 month ago Shame of sporting administration in India  Millennium Post4 weeks ago Five who exemplify the spirit of Olympics  New Straits Times1 month ago Rio2016 an appraisal of the Ghanaian and African performances  Modern Ghana1 month ago

10 US Athletes to Watch at the Rio Olympics

It's time. The years of training, the back-breaking pain, the exhaustion, and the moments that almost crushed the athletes will be forgotten as the drama unfolds in Rio de Janeiro. Over the next 16 days, victors will emerge and moments of humanity ...
 Epoch Times1 month ago Watch them while you can  Chandigarh Tribune1 month ago Athletics, a breath of fresh air  Mmegi Online2 months ago
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