Phelps never really satisfied with his swimming - USA Today ... almost two months until the 2016 Olympics in ... third-best time of a strong American field at ... when he trained for and won those eight ... 05/29/2016 - 2:47 pm | View Link
An Artist, an Athlete and a Diplomat Fight for Gender Equality - Malaysia Sun An Artist, an Athlete and a Diplomat Fight for Gender Equality - VOA News 05/29/2016 - 11:59 am | View Link
Coaching legend’s grim fear for track and field - Daily Telegraph Australia ... the sport ahead of the Rio Olympics, strikes ... nine Olympic medallists (including gold medal ... the media narrative was clear: the ... 05/29/2016 - 11:42 am | View Link
Swim lessons best way to keep kids safe in summer - Providence Journal He became the first African-American swimmer to ... to win gold at the World University Games, as well as the second to win gold at the Olympics. 05/29/2016 - 10:21 am | View Link
Harrison runs second-quickest time ever - Brisbane Times US rival’s incredible warning to Sally - Herald Sun 05/29/2016 - 4:40 am | View Link
Seema Punia qualified for Rio Olympics The 32-year-old Haryana-based athlete had won Gold in the 2014 Asian Games in Guangzhou of China ... Discus throwing is my passion. The American settled for a silver medal after managing a throw of only 60.50 meters. Finishing 13th overall in 2012, Punia ... 05/29/2016 - 9:03 am | View Link
WHO rejects call to shift Olympics — Zika fears Williams will take a 3-0 lead over Svitolina into her last-16 tie which will have an extra twist as the Ukrainian is being advised by Justine Henin, who was once one of the American's greatest ... chance to chase that gold medal". Symptoms include fever ... 05/28/2016 - 3:51 pm | View Link
Taekwondo Athlete From Miami Aims for Gold in Rio Olympics A Taekwondo bronze medalist from Miami is hoping for gold at this year's games in Rio ... with brothers and sisters who are Korean, St. Lucian, Native American, and Paige, who is half Filipino and half African-American. "Me and my sister were actually ... 05/26/2016 - 1:00 pm | View Link
Jesse Owens: The black American runner at the Nazi Olympics A low-budget but stirring drama, it is an African-American Chariots Of Fire, tracing Owens’ rise from poverty to his years as a star athlete at college and his glorious dash to worldwide fame in Berlin. (Fame, but not fortune, since he was competing in ... 05/23/2016 - 5:28 am | View Link
'Douglas Family Gold' show follows gymnast Gabby Douglas' family as she looks toward Rio Olympics Gabby Douglas' performance at the 2012 London Olympics, where she became the first African-American to win the coveted all-around gold and helped the U.S. women to the prestigious team gold, was among the more riveting stories of the Summer Games. 05/22/2016 - 6:23 am | View Link
Vedder Earns Gold at Youth Olympics | U.S. Snowboarding LILLEHAMMER, Norway (Feb. 15, 2016) – American Jake Vedder (Pickney, MI, International Snowboard Training Center) won every heat he raced in to earn the gold medal ... 05/26/2016 - 3:44 pm | View Website
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Ridden by Hall of Famer Mike Smith, Si Sage ran 1 1/4 miles on turf in 1:59.48 and paid $25, $11.80 and $9.40 at 11-1 odds in the Grade 2 race.
The victory, worth $120,000, increased Si Sage's career earnings to $381,795, with five wins in 26 starts.
Kevin Harvick was second, followed by Jimmie Johnson, Denny Hamlin, Brad Keselowski and Kurt Busch.
Truex's win finished Memorial Day weekend's mega-day of high-end racing that began with Lewis Hamilton's win at the Monaco Grand Prix and continued with American rookie Alexander Rossi's surprise triumph in the 100th running of the Indianapolis 500.
Truex's single-car Furniture Row Racing team outclassed the armada of multi-car Sprint Cup powerhouses.
Owner Roger Penske, who had a disappointing day at Indianapolis, hoped to rebound with his NASCAR duo of Brad Keselowski and Joey Logano, who won the All-Star race at the track last weekend.
China has unveiled plans to visit the moon’s north and south poles late next year and for the first time return to Earth with samples.
The Asian superpower’s Chang’e 5 probe will undertake the mission to “further enhance the country’s aerospace development,” according to state media citing China’s State Administration of Science, Technology and Industry for National Defense.
China’s maiden lunar jaunt was the launch of the Chang’e 1 satellite into the moon’s orbit in 2007, followed by a lunar probe onto its surface in 2013.
(TARIQ CAMP, Iraq) — Iraq’s special forces completed a troop buildup around Fallujah on Sunday ahead of an operation to retake the Islamic State-held city west of Baghdad, a military officer said, as the militants attacked a newly-liberated town to the west.
Teaming up with paramilitary troops and backed by aerial support from the U.
(QUETTA, Pakistan) — The family of a driver who was killed alongside Taliban chief Mullah Akhtar Mansour in a U. S. drone strike in Pakistan has filed a case against U. S. officials, seeking to press murder charges, police said Sunday.
Mansour had entered Pakistan from Iran using a false name and fake Pakistani identity documents on May 21, when his car was targeted by a U.