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Jamie Greubel Poser, 2014 Olympic bobsled medalist, retires - WBTW

Myrtle Beach and Florence SC - 19 Oct 2018
Jamie Greubel Poser, who won a bronze medal at the 2014 Sochi Games and was a two-time member of the U.S. Olympic women's bobsled team, retired Friday. She announced her decision through USA Bobsled and Skeleton. Greubel Poser started ...
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From boy to man: 2014 Youth Olympic winner Lee Woo Seok now world #2

World Archery Official Website (press release) - 16 Oct 2018
Lee Woo Seok was 17 years old when he won the 2014 Youth Olympic Games in Nanjing, China. Four years later, he's an eight-time Hyundai Archery World Cup medallist, recent recipient of the silver medal at the World Cup Final and the world's ...
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Death of Patrick Baumann, IOC Member

Olympics - 14 Oct 2018
It is with the greatest sorrow and shock that the International Olympic Committee has learned of the death of Mr Patrick Baumann, IOC Member in Switzerland, in Buenos Aires. He was 51. Patrick Baumann was a central figure in the Olympic Movement.
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Will SA Youth Olympics stars step it up at senior level?

Independent Online - 20 Oct 2018
JOHANNESBURG – South Africa returned from the 2018 Youth Olympic Games with five medals, four more than the previous edition in Nanjing 2014. The five youngsters that won medals in Argentina over the last few weeks deserve praise, and as always, ...
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Cam Levins obliterates Canadian men's record in marathon debut - 21 Oct 2018
He also captured bronze in the 10,000 at the 2014 Commonwealth Games before his career was disrupted the following season at the Canadian track and field championships in Edmonton. Following a 1,500 heat, someone ran into the back of him, catching ...
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Prince Harry opens Invictus Games after storm delays

FRANCE 24 - 20 Oct 2018
Founded by Harry in 2014, the Games are an international sporting event for wounded, injured and ill servicemen and women, both active duty and veterans. The prince, a former soldier, has previously spoken of how he was profoundly moved by witnessing ...
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Jakarta 800m gold proved my detractors wrong: Manjit Singh

Hindustan Times - 21 Oct 2018
For Manjit Singh, the Asian Games success was a culmination of years of struggle both on and off the field. In 2014, ONGC didn't renew his scholarship that he received for three years. And when he was not selected for the 2014 Commonwealth Games in ...
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Argentina's new basketball breed scale the heights

Olympics - 17 Oct 2018
Having improved on the nation's bronze at Nanjing 2014, the triumphant quartet will now have their sights set on Tokyo 2020, where basketball 3x3 will make its senior Olympic debut and where they hope to continue what is now a golden generational ...
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Our Para Games heroes - 20 Oct 2018
And that pursuit recently ended in another moment of pride for the country, when the Philippine team to the Asian Para Games brought home 10 golds, eight silvers and 11 bronzes — a vast improvement on its Para Games performance in 2014 in Incheon, ...
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Kiprotich eyes new record at Toronto Marathon

Daily Monitor (press release) (blog) - 20 Oct 2018
And the 2012 Olympic marathon champion is motivated by the hunger as he has not won a race since taking gold at the Moscow World Championships in 2013. “This time round I need to change ...
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Sidney Crosby is still the best, says Leafs coach Babcock - 19 Oct 2018
Crosby, 31, has been on top of the hockey world for the better part of the last decade, winning the Cup in 2009, 2016 and 2017 to go along with gold medals for Canada at the 2010 and 2014 Olympics. Had it not been for the concussions that saw him play ...

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