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Radwanska upset by Polish uproar to nude photo shoot

Radwanska upset by Polish uproar to nude photo shoot

Published 22/07/2013

STANFORD, California (Reuters) - Poland's Agnieszka Radwanska is upset and surprised about the negative reaction in her home country after posing nude for ESPN The [more…]

Former MVP Braun banned rest of season for doping

Former MVP Braun banned rest of season for doping

Published 22/07/2013

(Reuters) - Major League Baseball (MLB) has suspended former National League most valuable player Ryan Braun for the rest of the 2013 season for violating [more…]

Russia win fourth straight team technical gold

Russia win fourth straight team technical gold

Published 22/07/2013

BARCELONA (Reuters) - Russia's unstoppable synchronized swimming machine churned out a fourth consecutive team technical gold at the world championships in Barcelona on Monday as [more…]

Strict testing means cycling cleanest sport, says Froome

Strict testing means cycling cleanest sport, says Froome

Published 22/07/2013

PARIS (Reuters) - Stringent drug testing means cycling is now probably the cleanest sport, Tour de France champion Chris Froome said on Monday. Froome is [more…]

Australian surf champs defy monster waves, age in 3D documentary

Australian surf champs defy monster waves, age in 3D documentary

Published 22/07/2013

MALIBU, California (Reuters) - A pair of Australian surfing legends, undaunted despite their middle age, strapped tiny 3D cameras to their boards and went in [more…]

Johnson leads Open while Woods lurks three shots back

Johnson leads Open while Woods lurks three shots back

Published 19/07/2013

GULLANE, Scotland (Reuters) - American Zach Johnson will take a one-shot lead into the British Open second round on Friday after shooting a five-under-par 66 [more…]

Summerhays looking for swift redemption on PGA Tour

Summerhays looking for swift redemption on PGA Tour

Published 18/07/2013

(Reuters) - Four days after a final hole bogey cost him a place in a playoff, Daniel Summerhays set out to atone for his near-miss [more…]

Britain says Olympics have paid off with economic boost

Britain says Olympics have paid off with economic boost

Published 18/07/2013

LONDON (Reuters) - The economic benefits of hosting the Olympics in London already outweigh the nine billion pounds ($13.7 billion) of public money spent on [more…]

Zach attack pays off as Johnson hits the front

Zach attack pays off as Johnson hits the front

Published 18/07/2013

GULLANE, Scotland (Reuters) - Zach Johnson's putter was as red-hot as the weather at Muirfield on Thursday, the 2007 U.S. Masters champion scorching his way [more…]

Smikle fourth Jamaican to admit positive test in four days

Smikle fourth Jamaican to admit positive test in four days

Published 18/07/2013

KINGSTON (Reuters) - Olympic discus thrower Traves Smikle on Thursday became the fourth Jamaican athlete in four days to reveal a positive doping test but [more…]