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Reports: Kenyan Athletes Warned of Doping Tests
Some Kenyan athletes were warned ahead of unannounced doping tests and a banned runner accused athletics officials of demanding money to hide positive tests, German state broadcaster ARD reported on Tuesday.
ARD and Britain's Sunday Times reported recently that the International...
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Kenyan Athletic Officials Reject Doping Allegations
Officials from Kenya's athletic governing body have rejected recent allegations of massive doping by Kenyan athletes over the last 15 years. Britain's Sunday Times newspaper and German broadcaster ARD/WDR recently reported that blood tests of some 800 athletes, including 77 from...
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Chung Mong Joon launches FIFA presidency bid, attacks Blatter
UEFA president Michel Platini, Brazil football legend Zico and Liberian Football Association chief Musa Bility have also announced they are candidates. Prince Ali bin Al Hussein, another former FIFA vice president from Jordan, is also considering a run.
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Sierra Leone Athletes Try to Regain Stride After Halting for Ebola
The Ebola crisis brought everything to a grinding halt in Sierra Leone last year when it was at its peak.  This included sports. Public gatherings were banned, and that meant teams couldn’t practice properly. Many athletes were also denied visas to compete abroad. 
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Portland, Ore., Soccer Fans Gear Up For Women's World Cup Final
It's the U.S. and Japan in Sunday's Women's World Cup final in Vancouver, Canada — a rematch of the 2011 championship. Soccer-crazed fans in Portland, Ore., who watched Japan's fortuitous win over England this week, provide plenty of insight about what it will take for the U.S. t...
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Tournament's Over but Memory of South Sudan's Manute Bol Lives On
There was more than a sense of sportsmanship and athleticism in the air this week when the Black Stars Basketball Club beat three other teams to win the inaugural Manute Bol tournament in the South Sudanese capital, Juba.
"The theme of this tournament is that sport can unite us,"...
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South Sudan: Manute Bol Peace Builders Basketball Tournament
Friday marks the fifth anniversary of the death of National Basketball Association (NBA) legend and South Sudanese Manute Bol.
To mark the occasion, young Sudanese from all regions of the country will compete in a two-day Manute Bol peace builders basketball tournament.
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