Many sports fans know the USA women’s gymnastics team as a sports powerhouse that wins Olympic medals in individual and team competitions, but this wasn’t so until Marta Karolyi took over the national team along with her husband Bela Karolyi. 489 more words
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Niko Kovač had been sacked from his role as manager of the Croatian national football team – his first, and at that point only, job in first-team management – in September 2015 after a run of results in qualification for the 2016 European Championships saw the team third in the table (behind Italy and Norway) and out of the automatic qualification spots. 850 more words
Lionel Messi has been named in Argentina’s World Cup qualifiers squad, less than two months after retiring from international football.
Messi, 29, quit after Argentina’s Copa America final defeat by Chile in June. 269 more words
22 year-old Puerto Rican native Monica Puig, has blazed a trail at the Rio Olympics and cemented herself as the best singles tennis player to represent the island nation at an Olympic Games. 207 more words
While most teenagers spend their summer relaxing, spending time with their friends, or maybe working a summer job, 15 year-old Adriana Diaz is currently competing at the 2016 Rio Olympics. 285 more words