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Bobby Finke Comes from Behind Again, Wins Gold in 1500m

Bobby Finke did it again. The 21-year-old from Clearwater, Florida, pulled off one of the best finishes in the pool at the Tokyo Olympics when he dominated the last lap of the men’s 800m to edge out Italy’s Gregorio Paltrinieri and win gold on Wednesday night. Three days later, he came from behind again in a race almost twice as long.
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Kye Kelley proposes to Lizzy Musi

Kye Kelley and Lizzy Musi have been drag racing’s power couple for several years. Kelley hopes that’ll be for a long time moving forward. On Saturday night, Kelley asked her a very important question. Kelley proposed to Musi at Darlington Dragway in Hartsville, South Carolina. She said yes. The proposal...
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Sailing-Australia's Wearn and Denmark's Rindom strike sailing gold

ENOSHIMA, Japan, Aug 1 (Reuters) - Australia's Matt Wearn cruised to an easy victory in the Olympic men's Laser class and Anne-Marie Rindom of Denmark held on to win the women's Laser Radial eventin sweltering heat at the Enoshima Yachting Harbour on Sunday. Croatia's Tonci Stipanovic took the silver medal...

Olympics-Sailing-Wearn strikes sailing gold for Australia

ENOSHIMA, Japan (Reuters) -Australia's Matt Wearn cruised to an easy victory in the men's Laser class at the Enoshima Yachting Harbour on Sunday, making the most of the big lead he built up in the opening races to take the gold. Croatia's Tonci Stipanovic took the silver medal, with Hermann...
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Arlington’s Torri Huske Wins Silver in Relay

After heartbreak in a race the prior weekend, Arlington swimming phenom Torri Huske will be coming home with some Olympic hardware after all. Huske was part of the U.S. women’s 4×100 medley relay team that won silver in a race that was televised nationally Saturday night. The team was bolstered...

Andrea Mayr and Henry Aymonod Win PizTriVertical Mountain Race

PizTriVertical race report written by Alberto Stretti. Photos by Marco Gulberti. Herny Aymonod (ITA) and Andrea Mayr (AUT) won PizTriVertical on Saturday in Malonno, Italy confirming their impressive fitness on the tough 2.1 mile mountain running course with 3280 feet of ascent. This was Ayomonod’s third win at this historic mountain running race. Having won the World Mountain Running Championship several times over the past decade, Andrea Mayr confirmed her status as pre-race favorite.
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Hungarian Grand Prix live stream: How to watch F1 race online and on TV today

The Formula One campaign heads into Round 11 in Hungary this weekend, before the four-week mid-season break.As if the prospect of drivers wanting to finish the first half of the season on a positive note wasn’t enough to look forward to, there’s also the prospect of seeing how Max Verstappen and Lewis Hamilton take each other on, with the pair colliding at the start of the last race at Silverstone before Hamilton went on to win.It’s Verstappen who still leads the drivers’ championship – though his lead is down to just eight points – but Hamilton is on pole this...
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Bobby Finke’s Big Finish Surprises Himself, and His Rivals

TOKYO — Even Bobby Finke didn’t know he could swim this fast. But his uncanny ability to find a second gear in the pool — especially in the final 50 meters of a long-distance race — resulted in two surprise gold medals at these Olympics for Finke, a 21-year-old distance swimmer from Tampa, Fla.
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Is the Hungarian Grand Prix TV on TV today? Start time, channel and how to watch F1 race

All eyes will be on Lewis Hamilton and Max Verstappen at the Hungarian Grand Prix this weekend - and not just because the two favourites and rivals are at the top of the drivers’ championship standings.An early collision at Silverstone last time out left the Red Bull driver heading to hospital and out of the race, while Hamilton overcame a time penalty to take the chequered flag and close the gap to eight points.That victory on home soil closed the gap considerably to Verstappen and this weekend sees Hamilton race at another arena he loves – it’s eight wins so...

Olympics: Tonči Stipanović wins silver medal for Croatia on the water

TOKYO, 1 August 2021 – Croatian sailor Tonči Stipanović has won a silver medal at the Olympic Games in Tokyo on Sunday. An impressive performance over the last 10 days from Stipanović saw him collect 82 points to clinch the silver medal in the men’s laser. The Split native, who...
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JO: Manaudou: "A medal is good but I'm happy with my personal trip"

After having experienced all the pleasures. The intense one, in silver (behind the American star Caeleb Dressel) of a third medal in the 50 m freestyle (after gold in 2012 in London and silver in Rio de Janeiro in 2016) and that of the bronze medal his partner, the Danish Pernille Blume, bronze medalist in the 50m freestyle.

Porsche's Vanthoor hospitalised after Spa paddock accident

Defending race winner Vanthoor was sharing the #47 KCMG Porsche 911 GT3 R with Nick Tandy and Maxime Martin. However, just beyond the 16-hour mark, Porsche announced that Vanthoor had been forced to withdraw from the remainder of the race, leaving teammates Tandy and Martin to complete the race as a duo.
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Who’s Running in Newsom Recall? Californians of All Stripes

California’s second gubernatorial recall election in history is shaping up to be pretty different from the first. Just 46 candidates filed all the paperwork necessary by the July 16 deadline to run to replace Democratic Gov. Gavin Newsom in the Sept. 14 recall — a field that includes GOP politicians, a reality TV personality, a YouTuber, a retired detective, a cannabis advocate, several business owners and even a new-age shaman.