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Review: Gold medal for Greece in the long jump at European Championships Special

Berlin - Greek athlete Miltiadis Tentoglou has a major reason to celebrate. He won the gold medal at the European Championships in the men's long jump.

Olympian Katerina Stefanidi: Greece's golden girl in pole vault

Katerina Stefanidi has a major reason to celebrate. She is the new queen of pole vault, winning the gold medal at the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro.

South Korea snatches basketball gold medal in XVII Asiad

South Korea earns its fourth basketball gold medal in the Asian Games when the country's national basketball team scored a two-point victory over the highly rated Iranian basketball team Friday night in Incheon, South Korea.

Filipino boxers go for gold in Asian Games Thursday

At least four boxers of the Philippine boxing contingent in the ongoing Asian Games in South Korea are aiming for their individual gold medals when they face their semi final opponents Thursday in Inchon.

Canadian hurdler Perdita Felicien retires

Canadian hurler Perdita Felicien , who won a world outdoor title in 2003 and a world indoor title in 2004, has announced her retirement at an elementary school in Toronto. She also won a silver medal in 2007.

Olympic gold medallist knocked off her bike

London - British gold medallist, Joanna Rowsell, has been hit by a car whilst cycling on Saturday. The member of the Great Britain Olympic team was cycling recreationally when she was knocked off her bike by a car.

Olympic gold medalist: 'Truly sorry for my poor behavior'

After a black eye mugshot and an arrest on charges of public intoxication and vandalism landed him in the headlines around the world, two-time Olympic gold medalist snowboarder Shaun White has issued an apology to his fans.

Hundreds turn out for gruelling cycle ride with Bradley Wiggins

Barnoldswick - Several hundred keen cycle enthusiasts have donned their Spandex one-piece kits and crash hats, so they can join gold medal winner Bradley Wiggins on his 160km (100-mile) training ride through the outstanding natural beauty of Lancashire's country roads.

Op-Ed: A Disappointing Brazil at the London 2012 Olympics

London - Brazil isn’t doing great at the Olympics this year, let’s be honest! What makes the largest country of South America so shy of medals?

Andy Murray's Olympic gold and silver medals go to the dogs

London - British tennis player Andy Murray was so proud of his Olympic gold and silver medals, he draped them around his dogs' necks, and snapped a photo of them for Twitter.

US Womens Soccer Team dramatic win over Canada

London - It took two extra time periods and more then 120 minutes, but the United States women’s soccer team pulled out a dramatic victory over Canada, advancing to the gold medal round.

Izbasa stuns Maroney and takes vault gold at London Olympics

Romanians are sharing a collective joy as their own Sandra Raluca Izbasa became the new vault Olympic champion on Sunday.

Gold medal-like full moon apes sixth Olympic ring on Tower Bridge

London - Just as Great Britain stunned the world of athletics at the Olympic Stadium in London with three track and field golds, a full moon rising under Tower Bridge formed an image like a sixth Olympic ring. The image has gone viral on Twitter.

Douglas grabs women’s Olympic all-around gold in London

US gymnast Gabrielle Douglas shone on Thursday when she won the individual all-around Olympic title at the North Greenwich Arena.

Op-Ed: Smokin' Joe Frazier — His last, and most important, fight

Philadelphia - To those who grew up in the post-Tyson era, the name Joe Frazier is only a name, if that, but once like Mike Tyson, he was the baddest man on the planet, though unlike Tyson, for all the right reasons. Today, he is fighting his most feared opponent.

Injured gold medalist gymnast found begging in China

A Chinese gymnast whose quest for Olympic glory was halted by injury when he broke his left Achilles tendon in training in 2002, was found begging in the streets of China.

Tommie Smith auctions 1968 'Black Power' Olympic gold medal

Washingtonville - Forty-two years after his black-gloved salute on the victory stand became one of the most indelible images of the Mexico City Olympics, the former San Jose State runner Tommie Smith wants to sell his 200-meter gold medal.

Canadian hockey gold sets a party stage in Vancouver Special

Vancouver - Another battle for 49th parallel set a perfect party scenario in Vancouver downtown area. All fun, enjoyment and demonstration of Canadian pride came from BC Place where Canada men's ice hockey team, in the final game, beat its US counterparts 3-2.

Op-Ed: Golden Girls of Canada, it's your time to shine

Vancouver - The Canadian women's hockey team celebrated with beer and cigars. So what? Politicians, lawyers, business people, catholic priests (in that number) and average people drink when the deal is done. Everybody knows that too well.

Olympic Gold for Canada in Ice Dancing

Vancouver - For the first time in Olympic history, a North American ice dancing team has won a gold medal, and they are Canadian. Tessa Virtue from London and Scott Moir from Ilderton, Ontario, soared to new heights tonight at Pacific Coliseum in Vancouver.

American skier Bode Miller strikes gold

After disappointment in the previous two Olympics, American skier, Bode Miller lived up to his promise and finally captured an elusive gold medal.

History in Vancouver as Canada scores gold

Vancouver - Canada has taken its first gold medal in the 2010 Winter Olympics. Mogulist Alexandre Bilodeau snagged the gold on Sunday in Vancouver.

E-Mails Show South African Gender Test for Semenya Before Berlin

It has been revealed that athletics' chiefs in South Africa did carry out gender tests on Caster Semenya before she traveled to Berlin in August for the World Championships and took gold in the women's 800 metres.

Report: Athlete who underwent gender test will likely keep medal

While the outcome of her gender test is unlikely to be announced for another two weeks, it now looks certain that South African athlete Caster Semenya will be allowed to keep her women's 800m world title, whatever the eventual result of that test may be.

Results of the 26th International Wine Challenge

The 26th International Wine Challenge (IWC) – the world’s most prestigious and influential independent wine competition – has unveiled the results of the 2009 competition.

Motocross great, Jeremy Lusk, dies after crash at age 24

Motocross X Games gold medal winner, Jeremy Lusk died of head injuries at a hospital in Costa Rica yesterday. During an attempt to complete a backflip, similar to the one that won him the gold, he slammed head first into the ground.

Michael Phelps wins the sixth Olympic gold medal with another world record time

Michael Phelps broke another world record today and won his sixth Olympic gold medal by winning the 200 meters individual medley swimming event.
 

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Canada s Sidney Crosby (87) scores on Sweden s goalie Henrik Lundqvist during the second period of t...
Canada's Sidney Crosby (87) scores on Sweden's goalie Henrik Lundqvist during the second period of their men's ice hockey gold medal game at the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympic Games February 23, 2014
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Maggie May and Rusty  proudly wearing Andy Murray s Olympic gold and silver medals.
Maggie May and Rusty, proudly wearing Andy Murray's Olympic gold and silver medals.
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Gold medallist Michael Phelps of the USA poses on the podium during the medal ceremony for the Men s...
Gold medallist Michael Phelps of the USA poses on the podium during the medal ceremony for the Men's 100m Butterfly Final on Day 7 of the London Olympics
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The Congressional Gold Medal awarded to Navajo Code Talkers in 2000. Each medal is designed exclusiv...
The Congressional Gold Medal awarded to Navajo Code Talkers in 2000. Each medal is designed exclusively for the person(s) being honored.
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Irene van Niekerk  a multiple gold-medal winning runner who lives in a squatter camp in South Africa...
Irene van Niekerk, a multiple gold-medal winning runner who lives in a squatter camp in South Africa.
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Canada s Chris Kunitz (R) is congratulated by teammates  including goalie Roberto Luongo (L) and Ale...
Canada's Chris Kunitz (R) is congratulated by teammates, including goalie Roberto Luongo (L) and Alex Pietrangelo (3rd L), after scoring against Sweden during the third period of their men's ice hockey gold medal match at the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympic Games February 23, 2014
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Sandra Izbaşa is a Romanian artistic gymnast. She is a double Olympic champion  on floor at the 200...
Sandra Izbaşa is a Romanian artistic gymnast. She is a double Olympic champion, on floor at the 2008 Olympics and vault at the 2012 London Olympics
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Canada s Chris Kunitz (L) is congratulated by teammates after scoring on Sweden during the third per...
Canada's Chris Kunitz (L) is congratulated by teammates after scoring on Sweden during the third period of their men's ice hockey gold medal game at the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympic Games February 23, 2014
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Canada s Chloe Dufour-Lapointe (L) and her sister Justine celebrate in the finish area during the wo...
Canada's Chloe Dufour-Lapointe (L) and her sister Justine celebrate in the finish area during the women's freestyle skiing moguls final competition at the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympic Games in Rosa Khutor, February 8, 2014.
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Thousands have joined the gold medal winner riding around the stunning landscapes of Lancashire. Thi...
Thousands have joined the gold medal winner riding around the stunning landscapes of Lancashire. This is where Bradley Wiggins trains.
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Katerina Stefanidi
Katerina Stefanidi
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15-year-old Irene is a gold medal winning runner who lives in a squatter camp near Pretoria  South A...
15-year-old Irene is a gold medal winning runner who lives in a squatter camp near Pretoria, South Africa.
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Silver medallists Chen Xu and Jin Ma of China  gold medallists Nan Zhang and Yunlei Zhao of China an...
Silver medallists Chen Xu and Jin Ma of China, gold medallists Nan Zhang and Yunlei Zhao of China and Bronze medallists Joachim Fischer and Christinna Pedersen of Denmark in the Mixed Doubles Badminton medal ceremony on Day 7 of the London 2012 Olympic Games
London 2012
Canadian players pose with their gold medals after defeating Sweden in the men s ice hockey final ga...
Canadian players pose with their gold medals after defeating Sweden in the men's ice hockey final game at the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympic Games, February 23, 2014
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