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Caple: 2022 bid a no-win situation for IOC

The 2022 Olympic bid is down to Almaty, Kazakhstan, and Beijing. No matter which way the IOC decides, the final result will lead to more criticism and a less-interested audience.

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Rio Olympics water rife with sewage, test finds

The waters where Olympians will compete in swimming and boating events in next summer's Rio Games are rife with human sewage and present a serious health risk for athletes, a study found.

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Inbee Park critical of qualifying rules for Rio

Inbee Park, the top-ranked player in women's golf, has criticized the qualifying criteria for next year's Olympic tournament, saying it will rule out too many of the world's top stars.

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'Miracle' goalie selling memorabilia for $5.7M

Jim Craig, the goaltender from the "Miracle on Ice" team, is hoping to sell nearly all his memorabilia from the 1980 Olympics in one 19-item lot for an asking price of $5.7 million.

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'20 Tokyo chief apologizes to IOC over stadium

Japanese organizers apologized to the IOC on Wednesday over the scrapping of the original plans for the Olympic stadium and delivered assurances that the new venue will be ready in time for the 2

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Muller claims 10K open water; Anderson ninth

Aurelie Muller of France won the 10-kilometer open water event at the world championships Tuesday. American Holly Anderson was ninth, also earning a spot in the Olympics.

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American Wilimovsky wins 10K open-water title

Jordan Wilimovsky cruised to a 12.1-second victory in the 10-kilometer open water race at the world swimming championships Monday, one of 10 men to qualify for a berth in next year's Olympics.

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Olympic equestrian champ Guerdat's ban lifted

The International Equestrian Federation has cleared Olympic jumping champion Steve Guerdat to compete after lifting a provisional suspension in a horse doping case.

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World champ Biles tops Douglas at Secret Classic

Simone Biles successfully defended her all-around title in the Secret U.S. Classic on Saturday night, continuing a run of victories for the reigning world champion.

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