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At 22, Aly Raisman is the oldest member of the women's gymnastics team and considered fairly old for the sport. A sultry routine full of hip-swinging moves to samba music had the Brazilian crowd on their feet as she flew high into the air to execute her trademark element, a soaring double layout with half-twist at the end.
  • Steven Matz takes no-hitter into eighth in Mets' win over Padres

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    Who would have thought that we would hear the words that starter Logan Verrett would be replaced by a reacquired Jon Niese ? The San Diego Padres and New York Mets play a rubber game Sunday afternoon. "And after the first several innings, we did a good job of keeping them off the board". DeGrom has cemented his ace status with a sensational stretch dating back to late June, and now owns a 1.49 ERA over his last nine starts after yielding three hits and striking out nine Saturday.
  • Rio Paralympic Games to go ahead amid major budget cuts

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    The event, due to start on September 7, will also lack the crowds that flocked to the stadiums in Beijing in 2008 or London four years later, with only 12 percent of tickets sold, he said. Public grants to the Rio organising committee, that should have been paid by July 29, have been held up by two court injunctions which demanded details of how money would be spent.
  • Trump flip-flops on immigration

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    We have got gang members, we have killers. In November, Trump explained he would deploy a "deportation force" to carry out his plans to detain and eject millions of people from the United States and cited President Dwight Eisenhower's injection of manpower and funding to deport undocumented immigrants in 1954.
  • Di Francesco prima Sassuolo-Stella Rossa Belgrado

    Di Francesco prima Sassuolo-Stella Rossa Belgrado

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    E' sempre e solo Berardi anche al 59', con il talentino neroverde che triangola con Gazzola , ed una volta giunto in area spara incredibilmente oltre la traversa. Il tris del Sassuolo è siglato da Defrel su splendido cross di Falcinelli . La Stella Rossa è alle corde, e rischia di capitolare ancora una volta due minuti dopo con un diagonale rasoterra di Defrel di poco a lato al termine di una splendida azione corale, tutta nello stretto, degli uomini di Di Francesco .
  • Steelers' LB Harrison speaks about PED probe

    Steelers' LB Harrison speaks about PED probe

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    Accordingly, the Commissioner has directed that Messrs. Adolpho Birch, the NFL's senior vice president of labor policy and league affairs, sent a memo to the NFL Players Association warning that suspensions will go into effect on August 26 if the players fail to cooperate.
  • She Did It! Flint's Claressa Shields Wins Gold Again and Makes History

    She Did It! Flint's Claressa Shields Wins Gold Again and Makes History

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    She jumped up and down, yelling encouragement, while sharing the moment on Facebook Live as her big sister Claressa Shields competed at the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro. "So yesterday I made sure I ate two or three whole meals, and a lot of water". "I've been through a lot". "I'm proud of what I did and how great I am".
  • Colangelo tells USA's basketball rivals to 'get your act together'

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    A ruthless United States pounded Serbia 96-66 to claim a third straight Olympic men's basketball title on Sunday, giving coach Mike Krzyzewski a golden send-off. 2016 Rio Olympics - Basketball - Final - Men's Gold Medal Game Serbia v USA - Carioca Arena 1 - Rio de Janeiro, Brazil - 21/8/2016. Other teams don't train for much longer than that, but nearly all of them have more roster continuity than the USA does.
  • 49ers QB Thad Lewis tears ACL, out for season

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    The red and gold lost to Houston 24-13. We'd heard throughout last season that the coaches had been giving Savage game plans to study even though he was out, the hope being that it would advance his game when he returned. On his final snap before departing, Lewis scrambled from pressure for a 1-yard gain. Lewis took over on the team's fourth offensive series and played well into the third quarter.
  • Palermo, mezza squadra infortunata: paura per il ginocchio di Morganella

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    Morganella è considerato una pedina fondamentale dello scacchiere di Ballardini . Nella giornata di martedì, Morganella effettuerà una risonanza magnetica a Novara ed il quadro sarà ancora più chiaro: la speranza è che non ci sia un nuovo interessamento del legamento già operato, poiché in tal caso il rischio che salti completamente la nuova stagione si farebbe concreto.
  • Shaunae Miller of Bahamas dives over finish for 400m gold

    Shaunae Miller of Bahamas dives over finish for 400m gold

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    Felix told the Today show that she was "not too used to seeing" a dive like that in a race. But just as it looked like the United States would collect yet another gold medal, Miller lunged at the finish line and managed to finish 0.07 seconds in front of her closest rival (49.44 to 49.51 seconds).