Australian track cyclist Melissa Hoskins was taken to hospital after crashing in training for the women's team pursuit at the Olympic velodrome on Monday. Hoskins and several other members of the team hit the wooden boards after the high-speed accident but she appeared the most seriously injured and was taken from the track on a stretcher. There was no immediate word on her injuries. Ahhlee Ankudinoff, Georgia Baker and Amy Cure were also involved and suffered minor injuries. Image: Australia ... Rediff.com, 3 weeks ago
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Collingwood premiership defender Nathan Brown could consider a move to North Melbourne during next month's trade period. Brown, part of the Magpies' 2010 line-up and a long-term part of their backline, could cross as a restricted free agent. While ...Melbourne Age, 3 hours ago
Liverpool striker Christian Benteke is having a medical before completing his move to CrystalPalace, the London club's manager Alan Pardew said on Friday. The clubs have agreed a deal reported to be worth 27 million pounds ($35.48 million) plus extras that could rise close to the 32-and-a-half million that Liverpool paid Aston Villa for the Belgian international a year ago. Benteke struggled to win a regular place once Juergen Klopp took over as manager at Anfield and finished the season with ...Rediff.com, 1 week ago
The 2016 Rio Olympics has witnessed some scintillating performances, wherein many young athletes achieved glory for their nations. The Games also saw legendary athletes like Usain Bolt and Michael Phelps delivering as per expectations and extending their domination in Olympic history. But there were some unfortunate ones who fought horrifying injuries in Rio. Like these 7. Check out how the Games went for them. IMAGE: Vladimir Nikitin of Russia gets his head wiped as he competes in the men's ...Rediff.com, 2 weeks ago
IMAGE: Former India batsman Sachin Tendulkar tosses the coin as former Australian spinner Shane Warne looks on. Photograph: Ben Hoskins/Getty Images. High-profile withdrawals of male golfers from next month's Rio Games might damage cricket's chances of becoming an Olympic sport, fears the International Cricket Council (ICC). Golf's return to Olympics for the first time since 1904 has been hit by big-name male withdrawals over health concerns triggered by the outbreak of the Zika virus in ...Rediff.com, 1 month ago
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