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Usain Bolt Could Beat Most Future Human Sprinters, Too

A Stanford biologist’s study projects a maximum possible speed for humans that’s barely better than Bolt. Usain Bolt has signaled his desire to retire from sprinting after next year’s track and field world championships in London, and he will do ...

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See the devastating moment Hope Solo learned she’d been suspended

USWNT goalie Hope Solo was suspended for six months and had her contract terminated with U.S. Soccer after she said that the Swedish team played like “cowards” in the Olympics following Sweden’s 2-1 win over the Americans. The punishment seemed ...

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Pedroia falls short of record, Red Sox beat Royals 8-3

Dustin Pedroia had four hits to extend his streak to 11 straight at-bats before bouncing into a double play with a chance to tie the major-league record and the Boston Red Sox beat the Kansas City Royals 8-3 on Saturday ...

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At Puerto Rico parade, gold medalist Puig saw island’s hope

Monica Puig gazed out at her fellow Puerto Ricans jamming the parade route, and in their eyes she saw hope. They hailed her with “a sense of satisfaction,” she recalled Saturday, “and a sense of belief that things are going ...

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Canadian Open: Stephanie Meadow tied third ahead of final round

Northern Ireland’s world number 419 Stephanie Meadow is tied third on 12 under par going in to the final round of the Canadian Pacific Women’s Open. The 24-year-old carded a 69 in round three and is level with South Korea’s ...

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Ryan Lochte has picked up a new endorsement deal with a brand that wants to give him ‘a second chance’

US Olympian Ryan Lochte has managed to find a brand that still wants to sponsor him after he admitted to making up a story about being robbed at gunpoint at the Rio Olympics earlier this month. The swimmer has signed ...

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