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Armstrong to Return as Swimmer

Armstrong to Return as Swimmer. Armstrong, has come in the Masters South Central Zone Swimming Championships  in Texas this weekend. He is competent to compete as US Masters Swimming events are not subject to USA or World Anti-Doping Agency codes. Armstrong was stripped of his seven Tour de France titles after making a decision not to guard doping charges filed against him last August. Armstrong is …

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Goalkeeper Arrested After Match

Goalkeeper Arrested After Match. Police in Argentina have arrested the goalkeeper of first division club San Lorenzo on notion of aiding and assisting an alleged murderer. Pablo Migliore was arrested when he came off the playing field on Sunday after losing to Newell’s Old Boys. Mr Migliore, who played for Boca Juniors until 2008, is suspected of aiding Maximiliano Mazzaro, a member …

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Serena Miami Title

Serena Miami Title. Serena Williams came from a put down against Maria Sharapova to win the Miami Masters for a record sixth time on Saturday. Following a slow start, the world No.1 sprang into life in stunning fashion, winning the last 10 games of the match to eventually prevail 4-6 6-3 6-0. Williams’ win — the 48th of her career …

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David Beckham in China Football

David Beckham in China Football. David Beckham is in Beijing to start on his new role as a special ambassador for Chinese football. It will occupy attending league matches in China and visiting clubs to help endorse the game to children. His appointment, announced earlier this month, comes as Chinese football works to pull through from a match-fixing scandal that saw …

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Player who had to pretend to be a boy

Player who had to pretend to be a boy. Maria Toorpakai Wazir is a star squash player with a talented international career. Born in Waziristan, a highly conventional region of Pakistan, she had to mask herself as a boy when she took up the sport – and later received ominous threats for playing in shorts. “I am a warrior, I was …

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