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Colombia at the Olympic Games
Prior to the 2012 Summer Olympic Games held in London, Colombia had amassed 11 Olympic medals in total and had participated in one Winter Olympics. 304 more words
Ini Umotong has plenty of people to thank for her call-up to Nigeria’s national squad, which opens the door to a possible appearance at the World Cup in Canada later this year. 1,632 more words
It says nothing good about the Olympic brand that Matthew Fisher’s reporting from Rio de Janeiro for the National Post this week hardly even ranks as controversial. 421 more words
Following on from our views on how things might look in Rio for GB’s men, here’s our look at the women.
Jess Varnish and Vicky Williamson set sea-level pbs in qualifying and Varnish beat Anna Meares on the way to the quarters, but the feeling remains that unless Becky James makes a full recovery, GB’s chances of a medal in this event are slim to none. 389 more words
Canadiens goaltender Carey Price, who allowed only three goals in five games in Sochi, has been on fire since then. 708 more words