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Marblehead Olympian Meets Russian President Vladimir Putin

BOSTON (CBS) – Marblehead Olympic gold medalist Kayla Harrison met Russian President Vladimir Putin while participating in a forum with other Olympians in Moscow.

Harrison, who won the gold medal for the United States in judo during the 2012 Olympics, was a presenter at the inaugural World Olympics Forum. 57 more words


Kayla Harrison stunned at World Judo Championships

Kayla Harrison, the first U.S. Olympic judo champion, was upset in the round of 16 as the top seed in her weight class at the World Judo Championships in Astana, Kazakhstan, on Friday. 67 more words


Ronda Rousey knocks out Bethe Correia in 34 seconds

Ronda Rousey knocked out Brazilian Bethe Correia in 34 seconds, moving to 12-0 as a professional mixed martial arts fighter and defending her UFC bantamweight championship… 268 more words


Softball: McAlister powers McQueen past Damonte

Sadaria McAlister went 5-for-5 with two home runs as McQueen beat Damonte Ranch, 17-5 in the first game of a Division I softball doubleheader Saturday at McQueen. 391 more words


Kayla Harrison, back from collapse, rivaled by Brazilian for repeat gold in Rio

NEW YORK — Kayla Harrison unraveled from her bed one day in spring 2013, took a step and collapsed.

“I finally needed to call a doctor,” she said. 1,029 more words


Grand Prix de Tbilisi de Judô termina com 'donos da casa' no topo do ranking geral de medalhas

No segundo Grand Prix do ano, a Seleção da Geórgia dominou o quadro de medalhas e ficou em primeiro lugar geral, seguido da equipe da Mongólia. 198 more words


Olympian And Sex-Abuse Survivor Brings Message To Chicago

(CBS) — She was the first American to win an Olympic gold medal in Judo. She’s also a sexual abuse survivor.

“I was sexually abused by my coach for years,” says… 320 more words