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South Carolina to host March Madness games relocated over anti-LGBT law

NCAA relocates seven championship events including mens basketball subregional from North Carolina over The NCAA has relocated a subregional of next years mens basketball tournament to Greenville, South Carolina, after pulling the games from Greensboro, North Carolina, due to a state law that which includes the NBA moving the 2017 …

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Is American college soccer being ruined by the unlimited subs rule?

The college game has made great strides over the past 20 years or so, but coaches say the rules allowing unlimited subs is killing players technique Fans who showed up on a late summer night to see Notre Dame take on the University of Connecticut got a rude awakening at …

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How Li Na and the $225 million Wuhan Open took on the world

London (CNN)Take one of Asia’s biggest sports stars, a multimillion dollar investment and a Chinese city determined to compete domestically and internationally and what do you have? The Wuhan Open. Big sports events “Shanghai and Beijing have done it and so have places like Bahrain and Qatar. They realize that …

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The sports shoes that helped Muhammad Ali and Serena Williams become champions

From Fred Perrys Green Flashes to Michael Johnsons gold Nikes, a new book celebrates the trainers that brought sporting victory and became style icons The renown of sports shoes long outlives that of the sports stars who made them famous. Sneakers the ones that stick become legendary in their own …

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Colin Kaepernicks critics are ignoring the target of his protest | Bryan Armen Graham

By discussing whether the quarterbacks national anthem protest is unpatriotic, America is failing to confront police brutality, profiling and racial inequality A few nights ago the University of Florida law professor Katheryn RussellBrown watched four commentators on ESPN debate soldiers away at war, talking about police brutality, profiling and racial …

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Olympic men’s basketball: Australia v USA live!

The US aim to make it three wins from three against the Aussies. Follow all the action live with DJ Gallo Read more: https://www.theguardian.com/sport/live/2016/aug/10/olympic-mens-basketball-rio-2016-australia-usa-live

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Rio 2016 men’s basketball: USA v Venezuela live!

Minute-by-minute report: Will Team USA continue their steamrollering of the opposition? Join Hunter Felt for the latest news from Rio Read more: https://www.theguardian.com/sport/live/2016/aug/08/rio-2016-olympics-mens-basketball-usa-venezuela-live

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Andy Murray eases past Viktor Troicki as he begins Olympic title defence

Andy Murrays straight-sets win over Viktor Troicki sets him up to face Juan Mnaco in the second round at the Olympics Andy Murray is having the time of his life in Rio, a city that has seemed more like hell than heaven to at least a minority of the thousands …

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Rio 2016 men’s basketball: China v USA live!

The US men, chasing a third straight gold, get their campaign underway against China. Follow all the action live with DJ Gallo Read more: https://www.theguardian.com/sport/live/2016/aug/06/rio-2016-mens-basketball-china-v-usa-live

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USA basketball stars stay on Rio cruise ship but Jimmy Butler fears water

The Chicago Bulls star doesnt want his room facing the water, according to his US team-mate Draymond Green The US mens basketball team caused a stir when they announced theyd be staying on a luxury cruise ship rather than roughing it in the Olympic village. But Jimmy Butler, the Chicago …

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