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Japan mulls 2020 Olympic bid despite devastation – Philadelphia Daily News

Clijsters told Belgian media that she wouldn’t go to the WTA tournament in Tokyo in September or to one in Beijing the following month. * A report on 13 University of Iowa football players hospitalized after a strenuous workout in January clears the …

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Toni Kokenis should play for Stanford on Saturday – San Francisco Gate

Clijsters told Belgian media she wouldn’t go to the WTA tournament in Tokyo in September nor to one in Beijing the following month. “Most importantly, my thoughts and sympathies are with the people in Japan,” she said in a statement. “Of course the hea…

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With Knicks struggling, Melo getting a well-deserved humbling – CBS Sports

Throughout the months-long drama over Anthony’s future, Bryant defended him at every turn — spoke of him as though they had become best friends with Team USA in Beijing last summer, as though Anthony were somehow cut from the same cloth. The latter mi…

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Clippers’ Chris Kaman is making summer plans – Los Angeles Times

“It’s all on him.” The biggest issue will be how deep the Mavericks go into the playoffs. Kaman made big news at the 2008 Olympics in Beijing when he represented Germany by virtue of his great-grandparents’ German heritage. And now, who hasn’t wanted t…

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The buzz: Bonds witness saw syringe – Kansas City Star

Clijsters said that she wouldn’t go to the WTA tournament in Tokyo in September nor to one in Beijing the following month. “Most importantly, my thoughts and sympathies are with the people in Japan,” she said in a statement. •Opening day in the…

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Sports digest: Kim Clijsters says she will avoid playing in Japan – San Jose Mercury News

Clijsters told Belgian media Tuesday that she won’t go to the WTA tournament in Tokyo in September nor to one in Beijing the following month. “Most importantly, my thoughts and sympathies are with the people in Japan,” Clijsters said in a statement …

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Kim Clisters says she won’t go to Japan or Beijing because of radiation fears – Fort Lauderdale Sun-Sentinel

KEY BISCAYNE, Fla., (AP) — Kim Clijsters is planning to avoid Japan over radiation fears since an earthquake and tsunami crippled a nuclear plant there. Clijsters told Belgian media on Tuesday that she wouldn’t go to the WTA tournament in Tokyo in …

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Kerri Walsh: ‘We’re going to be better’ – ESPN.com

And, collectively, I know we have so much more in us.” Walsh and May-Treanor won gold at the Athens Games in 2004, but after repeating as Olympic champions in Beijing in ’08 they both took time away from the sport. Walsh had two babies, and May-Treanor…

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Brits trail as French and Aussies strike cycling gold – YAHOO!

“Preparation for London started in Beijing. You leave it late, and you get results like we did in Beijing. “That’s not where we want to be. If we can continue on this road we’ll have good success in London.” Ed Clancy, Steven Burke, Peter Kennaugh and …

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Clijsters to skip Asia this year; Federer, Roddick will decide later – Monsters and Critics

Women play in Seoul, Guangzhou, Tokyo, Beijing and Osaka during the same period. ‘That hasn’t even crossed my mind yet. I’ll only think about that when the situation is right in front of me,’ Federer said Wednesday as he prepared to start at the Miami …

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Argentina’s youth development structure needs an overhaul – CNN Sports Illustrated

Their first major challenge was the Beijing Olympic Games, where with Tevez, Messi and Riquelme among the U-23 (with an allowance for a couple of older players), the Gold Medal was lifted with apparent ease. But Checho had his own sights in the adult s…

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Almost everyone hates Duke … Here’s why – Denver Post

Coach K looks like a rat. Mike Krzyzewski is a great coach, led the U.S. to a gold medal at 2008 Summer Olympics in Beijing and is closing in on Bobby Knight for career victories. But when Coach K starts snarling on the sidelines and jabbering with …

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Being in N.Y., having a passport got Sundiata Gaines an NBA job – YAHOO!

D-League eagle-eye Scott Schroeder reported last week at Ridiculous Upside that Greene had received a $45,000 buyout from the Utah Flash to head to Asia and join a playoff chase as a member of the Chinese Basketball Association’s Beijing Ducks, who wil…

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Cyclist Hoy expects French resistance in match sprint – YAHOO!

Hoy contributed three gold medals to Britain’s record haul of seven from the track events in Beijing three years ago, although the only title he will defend in Apeldoorn this week is his keirin crown. Since claiming his one and only world sprint title …

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First World Elite Mind Sports Games to be held in Beijing – Xinhua News Agency

BEIJING, March 23 (Xinhua) — The first World Elite Mind Sports Games will be held in Beijing from Dec. 8 to 17 this year, organizers said here on Wednesday. The Games will feature five mind sports competitions in the Games including bridge, chess, Go …

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