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Evander Holyfield Heads Boxing Hall Of Fame's 2017 Class

CANASTOTA, N.Y. (AP) — Former heavyweight champion Evander Holyfield and three-division champion Marco Antonio Barrera of Mexico head a list of nine people selected for induction into the International Boxing Hall of Fame. 134 more words

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Sally Pearson out of Nitro series

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Man with lung disease finishes marathon towing oxygen tank

A man with a terminal lung disease completed the Seattle Marathon in just under 11 hours Sunday while towing his oxygen tank.

KOMO-TV reported that Evans Wilson, 62, walked the entire 26.2-mile race Sunday and finished in 10 hours and 55 minutes. 182 more words

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The Sheppard Sisters Take Their #BlackGirlMagic To The Cover Of ‘Sports Illustrated’

It’s that time of year when magazines release their year-end issues and bestow honors to those who have made a large impact throughout the last 365 days. 444 more words

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Chaves ‘super excited’ for Aussie Tours

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Netball team paying off for Magpies

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Team of the Week honours for Flames import

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