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'CAS ruling should clear Russian Olympians of all suspicions'

'CAS ruling should clear Russian Olympians of all suspicions'

This is according to the Associated Press , which reported this week that the International Olympic Committee is citing "as-yet unpublished new evidence" of Russian doping to keep the athletes fr...

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CAS starts hearing appeals by 32 Russian athletes not invited to Olympics

CAS starts hearing appeals by 32 Russian athletes not invited to Olympics

CAS was scheduled to hear on Wednesday the appeals of six-time Olympic short track champion Viktor Ahn and 31 other Russian athletes not allowed to compete in the Games. The IOC " IOC had banned 43 ...

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CAS ruling surprising and disappointing, says Bach

CAS ruling surprising and disappointing, says Bach

CAS said a hearing was opened in PyeongChang on Wednesday by its ad hoc division, which is also considering a similar appeal by 32 Russian athletes filed on Tuesday. The applicants ask the court to ...

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Mother Walks Away When Son Chooses Florida but Returns to Hug Him

Mother Walks Away When Son Chooses Florida but Returns to Hug Him

Copeland remained sitting, not glancing at his mom. "I can't go with my mind, I got to go with my heart". But then his mother returned to the scene, and wrapped her arms her around her son, providin...

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Winter Olympics 2018: Russians appeal against Pyeongchang exclusion adjourned

Winter Olympics 2018: Russians appeal against Pyeongchang exclusion adjourned

And when the panel reconvenes at the ad hoc division of CAS to hear the case on Thursday, it will also consider a new case involving 15 additional athletes. "The panel agreed that the decision of the ...

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Tottenham Hotspur vs Newport County, FA Cup replay

Tottenham Hotspur vs Newport County, FA Cup replay

With the north London derby coming up on Saturday (Watch live, 7:30 a.m. ET, on NBCSN and NBCSports.com), Mauricio Pochettino opted to leave the likes of Harry Kane , Christian Eriksen , Dele Alli , ...

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Fifteen Russian athletes challenge International Olympic Committee over Pyeongchang Winter Olympics snub

Fifteen Russian athletes challenge International Olympic Committee over Pyeongchang Winter Olympics snub

The 2018 Winter Games will be held in PyeongChang, South Korea, from February 9 to 25. "The foundation for the claim is non-transparent nature of the criteria applied, discrimination on the basis of...

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Liverpool Target Thomas Lemar Sparks Exit Rumours After Rejecting Monaco Contract Offer

Liverpool Target Thomas Lemar Sparks Exit Rumours After Rejecting Monaco Contract Offer

Both Premier League sides were keen to sign the 22-year-old last summer, with Lemar thought to be keen on a switch, but Monaco chose to keep hold of their midfielder. The report says this news is su...

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Ian Rush says Mohamed Salah is 'a joy to watch'

Still, for now at least, Salah doesn't appear for angling for a move elsewhere. He was denied regular opportunities during a stint at Stamford Bridge, but is making up for lost time now. There may b...

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India vs South Africa 2018, 3rd ODI: Virat Kohli 160

India vs South Africa 2018, 3rd ODI: Virat Kohli 160

India made 303 for 6 after being sent in to bat, while Kuldeep Yadav and Yuzvendra Chahal took four wickets apiece as South Africa were bowled out for just 179. Multiple injuries and inclusion of...

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Sanchez Sentenced For Tax Fraud

Sanchez Sentenced For Tax Fraud

Alexis Sanchez was found guilty of the defrauding the Spanish government of £890,000 in image rights, while playing for Barcelona between 2012 and 2013. Sanchez moved to Barcelona from Italian side ...

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Five-star CB Patrick Surtain Jr. picks Alabama

Five-star CB Patrick Surtain Jr. picks Alabama

Surtain Jr. spent most of Tuesday torn between the two programs, but alerted the LSU staff early Wednesday morning that he was choosing Alabama , much to the chagrin of the LSU staff. would've ...

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Russian Ice hockey players tried after entry in South Korea

Russian Ice hockey players tried after entry in South Korea

But the IOC's OAR implementation group turned down the request based on a recommendation by the invitation review panel, chaired by former French sports minister Valerie Fourneyron, the International ...

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Russians Appeal To Force IOC Invite To Winter Games

Russians Appeal To Force IOC Invite To Winter Games

The 15 were among the 28 whose bans were lifted by CAS last week. Australia's John Coates, president of the court's governing body, said the tribunal would "thoroughly examine" the concerns raised b...

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Sarri interview raises Chelsea's hopes he'll replace Conte

Sarri interview raises Chelsea's hopes he'll replace Conte

Sarri was named Napoli boss in the summer of 2015 following the departure of Rafa Benitez and has taken them to top of the Serie A table. It seems unlikely, but with Antonio Conte revealing he isn...

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Watch Behind the Scenes of the reveal of Nigeria's World Cup Kit

Watch Behind the Scenes of the reveal of Nigeria's World Cup Kit

The house wear designs have a distinctive, traditional look about them. Yep, the kits Gareth Southgate's players will wear as they play their way to a disappointing, sooner-than-anticipated exit fro...

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New England Patriots Tom Brady Named NFL MVP Ahead Super Bowl 52

New England Patriots Tom Brady Named NFL MVP Ahead Super Bowl 52

Bank Stadium in Minneapolis , Minn., on February 4, 2018 . As a resident Minneapolitan, I am simultaneously fascinated and terrified by the event and media circus that have descended upon my beloved...

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Eagles also sent Las Vegas sports books to defeat

Eagles also sent Las Vegas sports books to defeat

Lady Luck was most certainly not the side of Las Vegas sports books during the Super Bowl as some reported six- and seven-figure losses in part due to a seemingly deep-pocketed mystery bettor and the ...

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4-star Quay Walker throws UT hat aside on National Signing Day

4-star Quay Walker throws UT hat aside on National Signing Day

And it goes beyond picking the Georgia Bulldogs . That proved to be a ruse when Walker flung the hat away and stripped off a layer of clothing to show he was wearing UGA items. This class ends Alab...

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Clippers keep Williams on 3-year deal

Clippers keep Williams on 3-year deal

Williams had emphasized his desire to remain a Clipper in interviews, starting with his post-game conversation with ESPN's Scott Van Pelt after dropping a career-high 50 points in a win against the Go...

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Dirk Nowitzki Becomes 6th Player in NBA History to Reach 50K Minutes

Dirk Nowitzki Becomes 6th Player in NBA History to Reach 50K Minutes

Abdul-Jabbar holds the record for minutes with 57,446, a goal which is still achievable for the Mavericks star so long as he stays healthy. Nowitzki is already fifth in all-time minutes, having pass...

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Antonio Brown Offers to Help Tom Brady With His Brick Hands

Antonio Brown Offers to Help Tom Brady With His Brick Hands

Anything can happen. But obviously, I want to keep playing. And Morgan has blasted the player for his lack of class, comparing him to Federer who he say sets the precedent for sportsmanship. They ne...

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Knicks, Hornets Finalizing Trade Involving Willy Hernangomez

Knicks, Hornets Finalizing Trade Involving Willy Hernangomez

Clearly, Charlotte is higher on Hernangomez, enough that they sent two second-round picks to NY for him. Less than 24 hours after learning the news that Kristaps Porzingis had suffered a torn ACL,...

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Signing Day Central: The final steps in the 2018 class

Signing Day Central: The final steps in the 2018 class

With the Early Signing Period , in which, players have already signed letter of intent and/or have enrolled early , the impact of Wednesday's announcement doesn't carry the same weight as they once ...

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'Beyonce wouldn't be as successful if she was dark skinned'

'Beyonce wouldn't be as successful if she was dark skinned'

The former music executive-turned-college-professor went on to explain that the mainstream success of Bey and Solange, as well as Rihanna, Mariah Carey, and Nicki Minaj, are due in part to their ski...

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Paris Saint-Germain forward Kylian Mbappe dismisses Cristiano Ronaldo decline claims

Paris Saint-Germain forward Kylian Mbappe dismisses Cristiano Ronaldo decline claims

Neymar is the future, Cristiano has been great'. In a recent interview with Mundo Deportivo during the newspaper's 70th gala anniversary, Lineker told that Ronaldo has been the second best player...

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White House Won't Rule Out Pence Meeting North Koreans at Games

White House Won't Rule Out Pence Meeting North Koreans at Games

South Korea said Wednesday it was reviewing whether to meet North Korea's request to provide fuel to the ferry that transported more than 100 North Korean artists for performances at the Pyeon...

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Russian athletes in limbo as CAS adjourns latest appeals

Russian athletes in limbo as CAS adjourns latest appeals

CAS's lifting of the life bans of 28 Russians was strongly criticised by the International Olympic Committee and World Anti-Doping Agency. That decision was met with widespread criticism and Inter...

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What Nicholas Petit-Frere's commitment means for the Buckeyes

What Nicholas Petit-Frere's commitment means for the Buckeyes

It took a while, but it's finally here ... the week we all have been waiting for, the week that will have the most impact in determining which school will win the Big Ten title: No. Forward Keita Bat...

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Trans-Tasman Twenty20 Trophy: Australia beat England by five wickets

Trans-Tasman Twenty20 Trophy: Australia beat England by five wickets

It is their second T20 victory on the trot after beating New Zealand in the first match. Lofting Adil Rashid down the ground, he appeared to be caught low down by Jason Roy, but stood his ground for...

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