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China targeting four golds at world championships

China targeting four golds at world championships

Published 17/07/2013

MADRID (Reuters) - China are cautiously optimistic of winning four gold medals at the world swimming championships starting later this month, head coach Yao Zhengjie [more…]

Now I’m good enough for British Open, says Lynn

Now I’m good enough for British Open, says Lynn

Published 17/07/2013

GULLANE, Scotland (Reuters) - Englishman David Lynn's career has been transformed since a stunning runner-up finish at the U.S. PGA last year, so much so [more…]

Cespedes wins All Star Home Run Derby

Cespedes wins All Star Home Run Derby

Published 16/07/2013

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Slugger Yoenis Cespedes did not get enough votes to make the All Star Game, but he made the most of an [more…]

Midsummer Classic under cloud of doping scandal

Midsummer Classic under cloud of doping scandal

Published 16/07/2013

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Major League Baseball's 2013 All-Star game, a Midsummer Classic meant to celebrate the best in the game, comes to New York's [more…]

It’s all about the roll when choosing running shoes

It’s all about the roll when choosing running shoes

Published 15/07/2013

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Fitness experts have long advised clients choosing a running shoe to forget fashion and consider the roll or pronation - the [more…]

Retired from NHL, Kovalchuk signs deal to play in Russia

Retired from NHL, Kovalchuk signs deal to play in Russia

Published 15/07/2013

(Reuters) - Ilya Kovalchuk signed a four-year deal with SKA St. Petersburg of the Russian Kontinental Hockey League on Monday, four days after the former [more…]

Mets’ Harvey, Tigers’ Scherzer named All-Star Game starters

Mets’ Harvey, Tigers’ Scherzer named All-Star Game starters

Published 15/07/2013

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Matt Harvey will be in familiar surroundings but in a rare spot as the New York Mets hurler was named the [more…]

Back injury could force Swede Hanson out of British Open

Back injury could force Swede Hanson out of British Open

Published 15/07/2013

GULLANE, Scotland (Reuters) - European Ryder Cup player Peter Hanson may have to pull out of this week's British Open at Muirfield because of a [more…]

Faldo says he couldn’t have coped with Watson near miss

Faldo says he couldn’t have coped with Watson near miss

Published 15/07/2013

GULLANE, Scotland (Reuters) - Nick Faldo is a part-time golfer these days but he showed on Monday the fire still burns as strong as it [more…]

Contador will fight until the end of the Tour

Contador will fight until the end of the Tour

Published 15/07/2013

AVIGNON, France (Reuters) - Alberto Contador has already won the Tour de France twice and the Spaniard is not ready to settle for second this [more…]