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Spanish pair suffer defeat in opening match of FIVB Moscow Grand Slam title defence

Inside the Games - May 25, 2016 - 18:22

Spanish duo Adrian Gavira and Pablo Herrera’s bid for a successful International Volleyball Fede

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Former England Rugby head coach Lancaster appointed to panel reviewing culture at British Cycling

Inside the Games - May 25, 2016 - 18:19

Former England men’s rugby head coach Stuart Lancaster has been announced as one of three appoin

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Murray taken the distance again as defending champion Wawrinka enjoys comfortable progress at French Open

Inside the Games - May 25, 2016 - 18:13

World number two Andy Murray again did it the hard way as he needed five sets to overcome French

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Spanish hurdler Onyia reportedly latest implicated in retested Beijing 2008 doping samples

Inside the Games - May 25, 2016 - 17:46

Spanish hurdler Josephine Onyia is reportedly the 15th named athlete to have tested positive

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Japanese Olympic Committee investigation team to hold first meeting on controversial Tokyo 2020 payment

Inside the Games - May 25, 2016 - 17:25

A three-strong investigation team probing the controversial payment made by Tokyo 2020 to Singap

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IOC "confident" in IIHF finding solution for NHL participation at Pyeongchang 2018

Inside the Games - May 25, 2016 - 15:57

Confidence has been expressed by the International Olympic Committee (IOC) that a solution will b

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Gymnastics at Tokyo 2020 could feature fully-automated scoring

Inside the Games - May 25, 2016 - 15:34

Technology giants Fujitsu have teamed up with the Japan Gymnastics Association (JGA) to conduct

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Irish swimmer Doyle vows to "take risk" at Rio 2016 despite Zika concerns

Inside the Games - May 25, 2016 - 15:28

Irish swimmer Fiona Doyle has vowed to “take the risk” of contracting the Zika virus at Rio 2016

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US anti-doping chief calls for Russia to be banned from all international sport if Sochi 2014 allegations proven

Inside the Games - May 25, 2016 - 14:00

United States Anti-Doping Agency (USADA) chief executive Travis Tygart has called for Russia to b

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WBSC announce competition schedule for Women's Softball World Championship

Inside the Games - May 25, 2016 - 13:35

Japan will head to the World Baseball Softball Confederation’s (WBSC) Women's Softball World Cha

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Beitia looking for elusive Olympic medal in 'extra time'

IAAF News - May 25, 2016 - 13:26
Ruth Beitia will have her first international outdoor competition of the summer at the IAAF Diamond League meeting in Eugene on Saturday (28). However, the 2015 Diamond Race winner and arguably be regarded the best ever Spanish female athlete, admitted she is thinking more about events in South America later in the season rather than those more immediately coming up in the northern hemisphere.
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Canada and Finland to meet in rematch of 2016 World Championship final in group stage of 2017 event

Inside the Games - May 25, 2016 - 12:26

Defending champions Canada will take on Finland in a repeat of this year’s final at the 2017 Int

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Djokovic calls for ranking points to be available at Olympic Games as top-ranked American withdraws from Rio 2016

Inside the Games - May 25, 2016 - 11:39

World number one Novak Djokovic has called for ranking points to be available at future Olympic

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Rio de Janeiro subway opening times extended for Olympic and Paralympic Games

Inside the Games - May 25, 2016 - 11:07

Parts of the Rio de Janeiro subway network are set to be open until either 1 or 2 o'clock in the

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Ex-cycling official Carr appointed ASOIF head of administration and projects

Inside the Games - May 25, 2016 - 10:58

James Carr has been appointed as the head of administration and projects at the Association of S

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Harrison heads 100m hurdles field in Stockholm, Kallur comeback – IAAF Diamond League

IAAF News - May 25, 2016 - 09:22
Early season 100m hurdles sensation Kendra Harrison heads the field of her specialist event at the IAAF Diamond League meeting in Stockholm on 16 June, organisers of the BAUHAUS-Galan 2016 meeting announced on Wednesday (25).
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Perkovic looking for long throws in Eugene – IAAF Diamond League

IAAF News - May 25, 2016 - 08:25
London 2012 Olympic Games champion Sandra Perkovic will head the women’s discus field at the IAAF Diamond League meeting in Eugene, actually competing at the famed Prefontaine Classic on Friday night (27), although the main programme will be on Saturday.
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Kemboi to face three other top Kenyans in Rome steeplechase – IAAF Diamond League

IAAF News - May 24, 2016 - 18:08
The IAAF Diamond League in Rome on 2 June will have the first four men home in the IAAF World Championships Beijing 2015 3000m steeplechase, all Kenyans, on the start line of the event at the Golden Gala Pietro Mennea, the meeting organisers announced on Tuesday (24).
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Lavillenie and Barber take to the air in Oslo – IAAF Diamond League

IAAF News - May 24, 2016 - 10:12
The pole vault competition at this year's IAAF Diamond League meeting in Oslo, the famous, ExxonMobil Bislett Games, on 9 June will see a terrific pole vault contest that brings together London 2012 Olympic Games champion and world record holder Renaud Lavillenie and 2015 world champion Shawn Barber, the meeting organisers announced on Tuesday.
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McLeod and Bett highlight men’s hurdles races in Eugene – IAAF Diamond League

IAAF News - May 24, 2016 - 09:09
Jamaica’s Omar McLeod, the IAAF World Indoor Championships Portland 2016 60m hurdles gold medallist and Kenya’s 2015 400m hurdles world champion Nicholas Bett head the men’s hurdles fields at the IAAF Diamond League meeting in Eugene on Saturday (28).
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