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Bolt cruises into 200 final; USA women sweep 100 hurdles

Bolt cruises into 200 final; USA women sweep 100 hurdles

He said before the Games: "I believe in myself fully that I can go to Rio and hopefully get a medal". There was drama in the final few metres of the third semi-final, as Justin Gatlin of the United States and Yohan Blake of Jamaica were pipped to the finish line by Alonso Edward of Panama and Churandy Martina of the Netherlands, with times of 20.07s and 20.10s respectively. Read More

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Kerron Clement edges Kenyan runner to restore American gold in 400m hurdles

And to highlight how the US team feeds off each other, Ashton Eaton briefly took time off his decathlon to congratulate Clement as he lay exhausted in the midday sun after his 400-meter hurdles final. "I was just happy to make the finals in 2012", added Clement, who underwent hernia and adductor muscle operations before the London Games. Mucheru narrowly missed out on the gold but settled for silver with a season best and national record time of 47.78. Read More

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Jessica Jones Showrunner Teases Season 2 Connection To The Defenders

Jessica Jones Showrunner Teases Season 2 Connection To The Defenders

The exec clarified that it's not antagonist but antagonists. Just don't expect the series to try and replicate David Tennant's magnetic, mind-bending villain Kilgrave. As people on the internet are inclined to do, many read an nearly romantic subtext to their relationship, and Rosenberg seems to be on board, but emphasized that this was probably not where the show was headed (write your own fanfic, nerds). Read More

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Something smells at Rio's Olympic diving pool

Something smells at Rio's Olympic diving pool

But not only was the diving pool still green on Wednesday as the men's synchronized three-metre springboard final got underway, observers noticed that the water polo pool right next to it also appeared greener than usual. Experts believe the water discolouration is most likely due to a chlorine imbalance, resulting in the presence of algae. Tony Azvedo said he could hardly open his eyes for the last quarter of America's match with France as organisers rushed to turn the water back to blue. Read More

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Green pool to be drained, refilled for synchronized swimming

Officials temporarily closed Rio's Olympic diving pool Friday morning, prohibiting divers from training for their upcoming competitions, because the water is still green. But considering that they've fully closed it now, well, maaaaaaybe a bit more was going on than the Games initially let on?? However, when athletes showed up to the pool on Friday morning to train, the pool water was still green. Read More

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Britain break cycling team pursuit world record in Rio

Another Briton, Bradley Wiggins, started his quest for a nationaö record eighth Olympic medal as part of the men's pursuit team which also dominated qualifying. Cavendish will be coached by Rod Ellingworth, his long-time mentor and the British road coach, on the track. He went back on his promise by racing at the 2009 Track World Championships in Pruszkow, Poland the following March, but he kept his vow on the Tour until this year. Read More

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Manchester United striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic shows off Community Shield in trademark style

He continued: "So this win is for him and in addition I dedicate it to the Manchester United players who were not involved in the game". We played against a good team, you can see they are very strong and a collective. "Zlatan is not a very fast player to play 50 metres away from the box like where Vardy can be risky. The only one I can compare it to is Milan". "We begin with a trophy". Read More

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Cleveland Cavaliers 2016-17 National Basketball Association schedule

Cleveland Cavaliers 2016-17 National Basketball Association schedule

Dwyane Wade's departure and the uncertainty surrounding Chris Bosh's health were apparently enough for the league to decide against having Miami in the showcase. One of them is a. The Bulls, meanwhile, will be making their seventh straight Christmas appearance, even though Derrick Rose is now in NY. Now the general public will be introduced to the big man who had one of the most impressive rookie seasons in league history. Read More

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Great Britain's Adam Peaty takes 100m breaststroke gold in world record time

It is the first men's Olympic gold by a British swimmer in 28 years, since Adrian Moorhouse's success in the same event in Seoul 1988. "She's never doubted me, and that means so much to me". "He's worked so hard for this and he deserves it and I'm glad he got what he wanted". And Williams may now have the opportunity to visit Rio herself, as Peaty's sister Bethany is crowdfunding to send her to Brazil for the Closing Ceremony. Read More

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