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Phelps Says He Has No Plans To Return To Competition

By ANDREW SELIGMAN, AP Sports Writer

CHICAGO (AP) — Michael Phelps pumped his right fist upon completing the final leg for the winning relay team ahead of Australian great Grant Hackett on Saturday. 698 more words

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Girls Sports Month: Two-time Olympic gold medalist Claressa Shields, 'Your body works for your mind'

March is Girls Sports Month, and as part of USA TODAY High School Sports’ third annual Girls Sports Month celebration, we’re speaking with most influential female athletes, coaches and celebrities in the sports world. 1,834 more words

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The Real Deal

During an Olympic boxing match, the favorite to win the gold medal was disqualified.  Critics of this decision in the media labeled it as “the Raw Deal.”  This nickname stuck with this boxer for a period of time.  248 more words

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Carmelo Anthony

It’s time for the Knicks and Carmelo Anthony to part ways. While the Knicks seem to have a promising future, Carmelo Anthony is not going to be a part of it. 302 more words

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Less for more and more for less

Scheduled next 1-10-2016

Maud left five days ago, with our sincere thanks for livening up this place much longer than originally planned, and our equally sincere wishes for success in her world tour with the sumo girls.  1,770 more words

New cars for Rio Paralympics gold medallists

Two Malaysian who won gold medals at the Rio Paralympics yesterday are to be rewarded with a new car for creating history.

Naza Corporation boss Nasarudin Nasimuddin, who is president of the Paralympics Council of Malaysia, announced in a statement that his company would present a new Kia Sportage to each gold medallist. 225 more words

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