Vijender, still good as gold
... First, note the name. It's Singh, Vijender Singh. A couple of hours after stomaching the disappointment of losing his semi-final bout on Thursday, the 22-year-old says the Olympics information sheet has it wrong. He is not Vijender Kumar. ... [full article
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Wariner bids for 400m repeat at Beijing Games
... BEIJING (AFP) - Reigning Olympic and two-time world champion Jeremy Wariner defends his 400m title against top rival LaShawn Merritt Thursday as US athletes bid to get a largely lackluster Beijing Games performance on track. ... [full article
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Phelps Gets Gold Medal No. 2 in Final Stroke of Relay (Update1)
... Aug. 11 (Bloomberg) -- Michael Phelps won his second gold medal of the Beijing Olympics in a relay that went to the last stroke, moving another step closer to a record eight titles at the Games. ... [full article
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Weather still stinks for Olympic Games
... BEIJING -- Heat, humidity and haze cloaked the start of China's long-awaited Olympic Games in a sultry blanket Friday. ... [full article
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