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2016 U.S. Olympic Trials

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Brazil name largest delegation for Paralympics as hosts target fifth place finish on Rio 2016 medals table

Inside the Games - July 20, 2016 - 22:15

Brazil will be represented in every sport on the Paralympic programme for the first time at a Gam

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Kaul breaks decathlon championship best in Bydgoszcz

IAAF News - July 20, 2016 - 21:43
Germany’s Niklas Kaul trailed overnight leader Maksim Andraloits by a seemingly insurmountable 370 points with two events remaining in the decathlon but, based on their respective performances across the javelin and 1500m, the world U18 champion was still tipped to close the gap.
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Report: men's long jump – IAAF World U20 Championships Bydgoszcz 2016

IAAF News - July 20, 2016 - 21:06
Living up admirably to his favourite’s role, Maykel D. Masso of Cuba won his second consecutive global title in the long jump, adding the world U20 crown to the U18 laurels he won last year in Cali.
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Report: decathlon day two – IAAF World U20 Championships Bydgoszcz 2016

IAAF News - July 20, 2016 - 21:01
For the first eight events of the decathlon, Kaul kept his cool. He knew that his best event was yet to come.
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Report: women's 3000m – IAAF World U20 Championships Bydgoszcz 2016

IAAF News - July 20, 2016 - 20:24
Powered by a 61.9-second closing lap, Beyenu Degefa captured the women’s 3000m title, the first gold medal at these championships for Ethiopia.
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Report: men's 100m – IAAF World U20 Championships Bydgoszcz 2016

IAAF News - July 20, 2016 - 19:58
In what was a year of surprises for Noah Lyles, the 18-year-old US sprinter had one final trick up his sleeve in Bydgoszcz on Wednesday night (20).
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Report: women's javelin – IAAF World U20 Championships Bydgoszcz 2016

IAAF News - July 20, 2016 - 19:52
Coming into the IAAF World U20 Championships, few would have predicted that Poland’s Klaudia Maruszewska stood much chance of a medal. After all, the Polish athlete had a best of just 50.43m, several metres behind a horde of her strongest competitors from around the world.
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Report: women's shot put – IAAF World U20 Championships Bydgoszcz 2016

IAAF News - July 20, 2016 - 18:40
Two years after missing the final by one place, Germany’s Alina Kenzel dominated the shot put in Bydgoszcz.
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IOC award Caribbean broadcast rights for Pyeongchang 2018 and Tokyo 2020

Inside the Games - July 20, 2016 - 18:11

The International Olympic Committee (IOC) has awarded exclusive Caribbean broadcast rights for Py

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British MP urges support for squash's Olympic bid in Parliament

Inside the Games - July 20, 2016 - 17:37

Former Welsh number one Christina Rees has asked the British Government to back squash's efforts

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Collins comes in from the cold for fifth Olympic appearance at Rio 2016

Inside the Games - July 20, 2016 - 17:20

Kim Collins, the 40-year-old former world 100 metres champion who vowed he would never compete fo

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Zhukov rules out Olympic boycott following McLaren Report as Russia remains on the defensive

Inside the Games - July 20, 2016 - 17:04

Russia is "totally against" boycotting Rio 2016, the President of the Russian Olympic Committee (

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Public transport passes placed on sale ahead of Rio 2016

Inside the Games - July 20, 2016 - 16:18

Special Rio de Janeiro public transport passes have been placed on sale at key hubs across the ci

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International Federations to hold key meeting to discuss McLaren Report findings

Inside the Games - July 20, 2016 - 15:23

The World Rowing Federation (FISA) are to lead a meeting of International Federations (IF) tomorr

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FIG praise "excellent" work of "vast majority" of judges after sanctions for biased scoring

Inside the Games - July 20, 2016 - 14:06

The International Gymnastics Federation (FIG) have claimed the "vast majority" of its judges carr

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Paris 2024 reiterate commitment to "fantastic" Paralympic Games

Inside the Games - July 20, 2016 - 13:33

Paris 2024 have reiterated their commitment to delivering a "fantastic" Paralympic Games should t

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Sundby stripped of World Cup and Tour de Ski titles after asthma medication mix-up

Inside the Games - July 20, 2016 - 13:16

Double Olympic medallist Martin Johnsrud Sundby has been handed a two-month ban after his asthma

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Agent charged with doping offences denied passport to travel to Rio 2016 by Kenyan court

Inside the Games - July 20, 2016 - 12:34

Athletics agent Federico Rosa, who was charged with doping offences in Kenya earlier this month,

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Andraloits in pole position after second morning in Bydgoszcz

IAAF News - July 20, 2016 - 12:22
The second morning of action at the IAAF World U20 Championships Bydgoszcz 2016 on Wednesday (20) saw a host of leading sprinters take to the track for the first time, while the men’s decathlon progressed towards what is set to be a nail-biting finish.
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