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Erica Sullivan wins dominantly in 400m freestyle
Erica Sullivan separates from the field to win the 400m freestyle in dominant fashion during the TYR Pro Swim Series in Knoxville.
Regan Smith swims another historic backstroke time at Pro Series meet
Regan Smith posted the fastest 100m backstroke time in history outside of a major international meet or trials competition.
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Smith swims historic backstroke time in Knoxville
Regan Smith blazes past her competition in the 100m backstroke and clocked the 12th-fastest time in history, but none of the other fastest dozen came in January.
Erika Brown tops Simone Manuel in 50m freestyle
Erika Brown narrowly edges out Simone Manuel to win the 50m freestyle during the TYR Pro Swim Series in Knoxville.
Flickinger edges Smith in 200m butterfly
Hali Flickinger rallies to beat Regan Smith in the 200m butterfly during the TYR Pro Swim Series in Knoxville.
Mikaela Shiffrin nearly makes it three-way tie for World Cup win
Mikaela Shiffrin came .01 shy of making it a three-way tie for a World Cup win in Sestriere, Italy.
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Japanese athlete’s bid to become oldest Olympian in history still alive
Hiroshi Hoketsu, who went 44 years between Olympic appearances, is on a long list of potential 2020 Olympians for Japan.
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Brignone ties for first in World Cup giant slalom
Federica Brignone picked up the pace in her second run to finish tied with Petra Vlhova for the World Cup giant slalom title.
Shiffrin has fastest second run, moves into third
Mikaela Shiffrin rallied from fourth place to third with the fastest second run, finishing .01 seconds shy of making it a three-way tie for first place in World Cup giant slalom.
Canadian ice dancers overcome hair-raising wardrobe malfunction
Piper Gilles and Paul Poirier lead Canadian nationals despite a wardrobe malfunction.
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Allison Schmitt opens 2020 in fast form, bidding to join U.S. Olympic legends
Allison Schmitt swam a time on Friday beaten only by Katie Ledecky among Americans in 2019.
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Kendall wins 100m women's butterfly
American Amanda Kendall was first to touch the wall finishing with a time of 57.65 to get the win in the 100m women's butterfly at the TYR Pro Swim Series.
Schmitt wins 200m freestyle in Knoxville
American Allison Schmitt's win in the 200m women's freestyle at 1:56.01 marked her fastest time outside of a major summer meet since 2012.
Mikaela Shiffrin fights fatigue as World Cup season hits turning point
Mikaela Shiffrin leads the World Cup overall standings, but it might not seem that way if you read recent headlines.
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Megan Rapinoe, Carli Lloyd headline U.S. roster for Olympic qualifying
Megan Rapinoe and Carli Lloyd will help the U.S. try and qualify for the Tokyo Olympics, while Rio Olympians were cut.
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Olympic documentaries highlight Peacock streaming content
Ryan Lochte, Michael Phelps and the 2020 Dream Team are subjects of documentaries on Peacock, NBCUniversal's new streaming service.
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U.S. women’s water polo team’s first loss since 2018 ends record streak
The U.S. women's water polo team lost for the first time in nearly two years but can still make history in Tokyo.
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Eliud Kipchoge, Kenenisa Bekele set London Marathon duel of fastest men in history
Eliud Kipchoge and Kenenisa Bekele will race the London Marathon in a potential Olympic preview.
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Rio Olympic Park closed over safety
A Brazilian judge has ordered the closing of Rio de Janeiro’s Olympic Park in the next 48 hours due to a lack of safety licenses.
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Regan Smith, formerly in fear of the wall, is history’s best backstroker (and 17 years old)
Regan Smith overcame a plateau, self-doubt and misfortune to become the greatest backstroker in history as a high schooler.
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2020 Australian Open men’s singles draw
Australian Open men's singles full PDF draw bracket.
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2020 Australian Open women’s singles draw
Australian Open women's singles full PDF draw bracket.
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Venus, Gauff to meet in first round
The Australian Open draws are out, with a loaded women's quarter including Serena Williams, Venus Williams, Coco Gauff and Naomi Osaka.
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U.S., Canada women’s hockey teams bring vets to 3-on-3 throwdown on NHL All-Star weekend
U.S. and Canadian women’s hockey veterans will face off in a 3-on-3 game during NHL All-Star weekend.
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Table tennis joins video review revolution
Table tennis will use a video review system, using ball-tracking technology and slow-motion replay, in the Olympics for the first time this summer in Tokyo.
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Biles, Felix, Rapinoe and Shiffrin nominated for World Sportswoman of the Year
Nominees for Laureus World Sports Awards include Simone Biles, Allyson Felix, Megan Rapinoe, Mikaela Shiffrin and Tiger Woods.
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Mikaela Shiffrin edged again by Petra Vlhova in Flachau slalom
Mikaela Shiffrin may have a true slalom rival on her hands after a second straight defeat to Petra Vlhova.
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Vlhova bests Shiffrin for second-straight time
Petra Vlhova wins the World Cup women's slalom with her second run in Flachau, Austria to beat Mikaela Shiffrin for the second-straight time.
Shiffrin on podium in World Cup slalom in Flachau
Mikaela Shiffrin's second run in the women's World Cup slalom in Flachau, Austria lands her in third place for the event behind Petra Vlhova and Anna Swenn Larsson.
Kyle Snyder, seeking change, moved into a wrestling legend’s basement
Kyle Snyder, an Olympic and world champion wrestler, moved nine months before the Tokyo Games.
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Another Miracle on Ice player’s Olympic gold medal being auctioned
A forward on the 1980 U.S. Olympic hockey team's gold medal and final jersey are being auctioned.
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Australian Open player quits qualifying match after coughing spell in hazardous air conditions
Australian wildfires caused hazardous air pollution as Australian Open qualifying, causing one player to quit a match after a coughing spell.
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Watch Mikaela Shiffrin race live on Tuesday afternoon, chasing Lindsey Vonn record
Mikaela Shiffrin makes a rare appearance during workday hours in a World Cup slalom on NBC Sports Gold.
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Katelin Guregian’s last call in rowing — help the U.S. women’s eight regain its crown
Katelin Guregian's exit plan is in place from rowing, but first she has to get what was once a dynasty back atop the podium.
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NHL All-Star Weekend to feature women’s 3-on-3 event
After Kendall Coyne Schofield starred in the 2019 skills competition, more female players will take part in NHL All-Star Weekend.
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World’s top badminton player injured in car accident that killed driver
Kento Momota, world No. 1 badminton player, is in stable condition after a car accident that killed the driver.
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61 weightlifting doping positives between 2008, 2012 Olympics
Three more weightlifters had 2012 doping sample retests come back positive for steroids, adding to an already staggering number.
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Mikaela Shiffrin skis out of World Cup combined race
Mikaela Shiffrin failed to finish a race for the first time in two years.
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Serena Williams wins first tennis tournament title as a mom
Serena Williams won her first WTA tournament title since having daughter Olympia, beating Jessica Pegula in the Auckland final.
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Iran’s lone female Olympic medalist reportedly defects
Iran's only female Olympic medalist said she defected from the Islamic Republic in a blistering online letter that describes herself as “one of the millions of oppressed women in Iran.”
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Shiffrin falls down at World Cup combined super-G
Mikaela Shiffrin failed to finish her first run at the World Cup combined super-G after she fell down trying to make a tight turn down the course in Austria.
Lee Kiefer, first fencer to qualify for U.S. Olympic team, eyes another first in Tokyo
Lee Kiefer, going to her third Olympics, is a contender to end a near-century drought in the oldest Olympic women's fencing event.
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Bianca Andreescu to miss Australian Open
Bianca Andreescu, who beat Serena Williams in the U.S. Open final, will miss the Australian Open.
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Torah Bright, Olympic champion, no longer competing in halfpipe
Torah Bright, arguably Australia's greatest Winter Olympian, reportedly said she is done competing in snowboarding.
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Wilson Kipsang, former marathon world-record holder, banned in doping case
Wilson Kipsang, a major marathon champion, is the latest Kenyan to receive a doping-related ban.
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Mikaela Shiffrin picks one race over another this weekend; TV, stream schedule
Mikaela Shiffrin is taking her selective World Cup race strategy into this weekend, streaming live on NBC Sports Gold.
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Laura Graves, U.S.’ top dressage rider, to miss Olympics
An untimely retirement forced Laura Graves to give up her Tokyo Olympic equestrian aspirations.
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Salt Lake City among 3 cities interested in Winter Olympic bids
The IOC detailed three potential bidders for future Winter Olympics. The U.S. last bid for and hosted the 2002 Winter Games.
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Simone Manuel, rising teens headline Tyr Pro Swim Series Knoxville
Simone Manuel is slated to face a 16-year-old star and an Olympic gold medalist in the freestyles in Knoxville.
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South Korea set to host 2024 Youth Winter Olympics; North Korea could be involved
PyeongChang, host of 2018 Winter Olympics, will hold 2024 Youth Winter Olympics events pending an IOC vote.
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