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2016 Olympic silver medalist Shakur Stevenson wins pro boxing debut

CARSON, Calif. (AP) U.S. Olympic silver medalist Shakur Stevenson has won his professional debut, beating Edgar Brito by technical unanimous decision in the sixth round. 351 more words

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Three #sponsors are presenting partners

Three #sponsors are presenting partners for the #PyeongChang2018 torch relay: http://ow.ly/Qao830b4iSw #Sportsbiz

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Tokyo Olympics 2020

I visited London several times in the years leading up to their Olympic Games and recall seeing souvenirs and signage all over town promoting the big event. 524 more words

Japan

The Winning Fix

There are many temptations for a modern day athlete which so easily turn heads; the lure of multi-million pound contracts and sponsorship deals or even the continuous opportunities to dip a toe into the corrupt way in which the sporting world is ran are both chronic problems, but none are more prevalent or influential than the substances which have the ability to superficially transform the body to an unstoppable and machine like beast. 513 more words

Football

Panathenaic Stadium

This incredible stadium stands at the birthplace of the (ancient and modern) Olympic Games and has been in use for hundreds of years, for standard athletics events and historically for Roman style gladiator tournaments. 270 more words

Travel

I Tested Positive at the Beijing Olympics!

Everyone knows by now that Serena Williams won The Australian Open while pregnant with her first child & I love how crazy the internet has gone over her ability to perform at an elite level while pregnant!

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Olympic gold medalist Ashton Eaton genuinely wants to go to space

After Olympian power couple Ashton Eaton and Brianne Theisen-Eaton announced their retirement in January, they’ve been floating around different ideas about what they’re going to do for the rest of their lives. 302 more words

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