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Russia's world high jump champion calls out suspended federation
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Russia's world high jump champion calls out suspended federation

admin- August 22, 2019

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russian high jumper Maria Lasitskene has taken the rare step of publicly criticizing her country’s suspended athletics federation for what she says ... Read More

Dubai uses extreme cold cryotherapy to treat racehorses in world first
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Dubai uses extreme cold cryotherapy to treat racehorses in world first

admin- August 21, 2019

DUBAI (Reuters) - In the searing summer heat of Dubai, some of the world’s top racehorses are being swathed in freezing nitrogen mist to boost ... Read More

Egyptian security forces kill 11 suspected militants in Sinai
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Egyptian security forces kill 11 suspected militants in Sinai

admin- August 20, 2019

CAIRO (Reuters) - Egyptian security forces have killed 11 suspected militants in a gun battle during a raid on their hideout in Al-Arish, the capital ... Read More

Ruiz wants Joshua rematch in New York, Hearn warns of legal action
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Ruiz wants Joshua rematch in New York, Hearn warns of legal action

admin- August 15, 2019

LONDON (Reuters) - World heavyweight champion Andy Ruiz Jr. has said he would like his title rematch with Anthony Joshua in December to be in ... Read More

Simbine on world mission but rues Semenya absence
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Simbine on world mission but rues Semenya absence

admin- August 13, 2019

LONDON (Reuters) - South African sprinter Akani Simbine will look to become the fastest man on earth at next month’s world championships but he will ... Read More

Ruiz-Joshua rematch set for Saudi Arabia in December
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Ruiz-Joshua rematch set for Saudi Arabia in December

admin- August 9, 2019

(Reuters) - Mexican-American world heavyweight champion Andy Ruiz Jr. will fight Britain’s Anthony Joshua in a rematch in Saudi Arabia on Dec. 7, Sky Sports ... Read More

Saudi Arabia to host world's richest horse race in 2020
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Saudi Arabia to host world's richest horse race in 2020

admin- August 7, 2019

(Reuters) - Saudi Arabia will host the world’s richest horse race in Riyadh at the King Abdulaziz Racetrack next year, with a purse of $20 ... Read More