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HEARD AT HALFTIME: WADA-U.S. tensions thaw; Japan easing athlete entry for Games; Wrestling Worlds...

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News, views and noise from the non-stop, worldwide circus of Olympic sport: ● Anti-Doping ● The highly-publicized conflict between the World Anti-Doping Agency and the...

HIGHLIGHTS: Roglic defends Vuelta a Espana title (barely), Dressel wins five events and King...

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Headline results of noteworthy competitions around the world: ● Archery ● The final event of the U.S. Archery Team Qualifier Series was held in Newberry,...

THE TICKER: World Athletics offers 20 for Athletes of the Year; three ARs for...

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The latest news, notes and quotes from the worldwide Five-Ring Circus: ● Athletics ● World Athletics announced its nominees for its Athletes of the Year...

HIGHLIGHTS: Record win for Jepchirchir in World Half Marathon; King streak reaches 18 straight...

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LANE ONE: As the Int’l Swimming League starts a second season, it aims to...

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LANE ONE: The top stories of 2019, from no. 5 to no. 1, a...

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Let there be no doubt, this was a wild year in Olympic sport, and as with so many areas today, full of contention, argument...

HIGHLIGHTS: Corning wins second Snowboard Big Air World Cup title in Atlanta

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Headline results of noteworthy competitions around the world: On the last major weekend of Olympic sports action around the world for 2019, American Chris Corning...

SWIMMING: Two world records and eight new Americans marks in ISL finale in Las...

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Despite the television announcers saying over and over again that “the times don’t matter,” the headlines from the International Swimming League final in Las...

HIGHLIGHTS: Shiffrin wins 41st career Slalom in Levi, names reindeer for Ingemar Stenmark

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Headline results of noteworthy competitions around the world: ● ALPINE SKIING ● The annual Slalom competitions in Levi, Finland, ended with a fourth reindeer for...

TSX REPORT: Which marathon was better? 1:59:40 or 2:14:04? Plus a historic Worlds for...

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= TSX REPORT ~ 14 October 2019 = | 1. |  LANE ONE: Two marathon milestones in two days, but which was better? 1:59:40 or 2:14:04? Kipchoge or Kosgei?  The...

SWIMMING: Kamminga and Campbell win second World Cup clusters; Dressel MVP in ISL II

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The second phase of the 2019 FINA World Cup finished on Sunday in Berlin (GER), with new winners in the cluster rankings in Arno...

SWIMMING Preview: Hosszu and Morozov closing in on Cluster 2 bonuses; ISL II bows...

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The fifth leg of the FINA Swimming World Cup comes this weekend in Berlin (GER) and is the final meet of the two-event second...

TSX REPORT: Was holding the IAAF Worlds in Doha a good idea? The competition...

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= TSX REPORT ~ 7 October 2019 = | 1. |  LANE ONE: Was the IAAF World Championships a success or failure in Doha?  The IAAF World Championships in Doha,...

SWIMMING: ISL I finishes with Energy Standard on top as Ledecky scares 400 m...

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The first International Swimming League meet is in the books and another small crowd at the IU Natatorium in Indianapolis saw more lighting effects,...

SWIMMING: Int’l Swimming League debuts in Indianapolis with strong performances, but did anybody see...

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The debut of the much-heralded International Swimming League, a seven-event series of quadrangular meets among club teams in five countries, took place on Saturday...

AQUATICS: U.S. finishes World Champs with two world records and three more golds, but...

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One of the oldest lines in show business is “it’s not how you start, it's how you finish” and the U.S. women put on...

SWIMMING: Five golds in six events for U.S. on Saturday, including three for Dressel...

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There are days when it becomes absolutely clear that the United States is the world’s undisputed power in swimming and Saturday’s evening session at...

SWIMMING: World records for Caeleb Dressel and Regan Smith; Manuel stuns Campbell in 100...

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At the 2003 World Championships, an 18-year-old Michael Phelps announced that he was someone who had to be watched at the Athens Olympics the...

SWIMMING: Hungary’s Milak erases Phelps’s world record, while Pellegrini defeats Father Time in FINA...

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There was a time warp at the FINA World Championships in Gwangju (KOR) on Wednesday, with the calendar spinning back to 2009 when Michael...

SWIMMING: MacNeil stuns Sjostrom in 100 m Fly final and Dressel takes 50 m...

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If Katie Ledecky’s loss in the 400 m Freestyle was an upset, the idea of seeing Sweden’s Sarah Sjostrom beaten in the final of...

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