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Spain's two-time world champion in women's badminton singles, Carolina Marin, defeated India's Pusarla Sindhu for the gold medal Friday. His mission accomplished, Usain Bolt bid goodbye to Olympic track and field with mixed feelings on Saturday .
  • Usain Bolt Celebrates 30th Birthday Officially Retires From Olympics

    Usain Bolt Celebrates 30th Birthday Officially Retires From Olympics

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    Bolt along with Asafa Powell, Yohan Blake and Nickel Ashmeade clocked a season best 37.27 seconds to beat the Japanese who ran an Asian record of 37.60. Bolt is now a nine-time Olympic champion. He said: "We wanted to win to make Usain immortal and he is immortal". Now Bolt has ended his historic career in Rio as the second most successful Olympian of all time - with only American swimmer Michael Phelps ahead of him.
  • Cuadrado sempre più vicino alla Juve, potrebbe arrivare tra 48 ore

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    La tribuna nell'ultima sfida di campionato contro il Watford è il segnale di un addio imminente. Hammers disposti a investire i 25 milioni richiesti dalla Juve ma con la formula del prestito con diritto di riscatto . Sulla punta c'è sempre il forte interesse del West Ham e più defilato troviamo il club tedesco del Wolfsburg (ci starebbe ripensando), ma nelle scorse ore è rispuntato di prepotenza anche il Napoli di Maurizio Sarri, che dopo aver perso il centravanti Argentino Gonzalo ...
  • Lochte, Phelps race in 200m medley showdown

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    The 31-year-old clocked 1 minute 58.78 seconds in his semifinal at the Olympic Aquatics Stadium on Wednesday, to finish ahead of United States teammate Ryan Lochte by half a second. Hungary's Tamas Kenderesi took bronze in 1:53.62. "I don't want him to win and I'm sure he doesn't want me to win", said Phelps. After about five hours of sleep following his 200 butterfly and 4x200 freestyle relay victories, he was back at the pool and ready to go for his fourth straight gold medal in the 200 ...
  • Jamaica Strikes First in Race for World's Fastest Woman at Rio

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    Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce says reaching the start line for Saturday's women's 100 metre final was her gold medal. Both athletes are from the MVP Track Club based in Jamaica's capital. Thompson was quick to praise Fraser-Pryce, pointing out that the year had been a hard one for her. Overall, the Americans won 33 medals, including 16 golds , one of their best Olympic performances ever.
  • Joey Barton slams

    Joey Barton slams "disgusting" treatment of Manchester City keeper Joe Hart

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    Hart is now linked to Liverpool who are believed to have submit a $23 million bid for the England worldwide. Hart respects the Argentinian but was dismayed to be sidelined. There is reported interest from Sevilla in Spain but I think the preferred option would be to remain in the Premier League, and to that end, Everton could possibly be an option.
  • Mercato Juventus, domani a Montecarlo nuovo incontro col Psg per Matuidi

    Mercato Juventus, domani a Montecarlo nuovo incontro col Psg per Matuidi

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    Il Chelsea , considerando l'ipotesi di cessione, vorrebbe soldi in cambio, senza prestarlo ulteriormente a zero, come successe l'estate scorsa. La duttilità del 29enne centrocampista transalpino, unita ad un'esperienza importante soprattutto nel palcoscenico europeo, hanno sciolto le riserve di Marotta e Paratici , riguardo al tassello mancante nel mosaico del centrocampo della Vecchia Signora.
  • Olympics 2016: The Day in Photos (August 18)

    Olympics 2016: The Day in Photos (August 18)

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    USA - Men's Triathlon (LIVE); Women's Badminton - Doubles Gold Medal Final, 7 a.m. -1 p.m. Men's Diving - 10m Platform Semifinal. Golf - U.S. Gold medalist Gwen Jorgensen, of the United States of America, center left, comforts bronze medalist Vicky Holland, of Great Britain, left, and silver medalist Nicola Spirig Hug, of Switzerland, rear, as fourth place finisher Non Stanford, of Great Britain, right, rests after crossing the finish line in the women's triathlon event on ...
  • Benintendi's Catch Helps Price, Red Sox Tie for 1st Place

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    The Kansas City Royals extended their winning streak in MLB, while the Toronto Blue Jays and Boston Red Sox stayed tied in the American League East. "I think that's the best catch I've ever made". Sandy Leon brought in another run with an RBI groundout to score Mookie Betts , who had singled. Clay Buchholz (5-9) allowed one run, five hits, two walks and struck out nine in 6 1/3 innings for Boston .
  • Rio Olympics 2016: Kenya's Eliud Kipchoge wins men's marathon

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    The host nation was still basking in Neymar's kiss and impossible-to-forget penalty kick that secured the gold medal in soccer for Brazil. "Kenyans will be very happy". "I wanted to run on the track but maybe this is my best event". "Now Kipchoge is the greatest marathoner in the world, and maybe the greatest ever". For American fans of the sport, the day had a poignant aspect, as Keflezighi, arguably the greatest American distance runner of all time, ran his final Olympic race at age 41 ...
  • Notre Dame Dismisses Senior Safety After Arrest

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    In the case of Butler, South Bend police were called to the Linebacker at around midnight Friday night/Saturday morning for reports of a fight between patrons and security. He arrived from Mission Viejo, California, as a five-star recruit but never developed as a star and was sent home before the Fiesta Bowl last season for violating team rules.