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Boxing: Gary Russell aims to realize Olympic dream that eluded his brothers

Gary Russell Sr referred all his sons Gary and saw an Olympic dynasty. After Little Gary collapsed in 2008 and others fell short, Antuanne is the last hope Inside a bit live on Omaha Street , not far from the frontiers of Washington DC, a leader still clutches his Olympic dream. Gary Russell is a boxing person who wanted a …

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Bullet, blare and queues shed shadow over first day of Rio Olympics

A move bullet fired into a media tent at the equestrian venue and a self-controlled detonation near the road cycling finish threatened to overshadow the opening day of war in Rio A move missile fired into a media tent at the equestrian venue and a restrained detonation near the finish line of the road cycling would be in danger of …

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Vladimir Putin says censored Russian athletes are victims of’ discrimination’

The Russian president said Russian line and province players are victims of discrimination In a final gesture of disregard before the Rio Activity, Vladimir Putin has accused the IAAF of flagrant discrimination for censoring Russias Olympic track and environment team. Speaking to more than 150 players in the Alexander Hall in the Kremlin, the Russian president likewise called the decision …

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From the streets to the Games: Brazilian Olympians’ astonishing narrations

Badminton star Lohaynny Vicente, boxer Robson Conceio and Greco-Roman wrestler Davi Albino are representations of the upward trajectory that numerous Brazilians have aspired to, specially over the past decade The daughter of a slain gang lead, a former homeless child and a boxer who had to run 10 km to and from the gym because he did not have enough …

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‘He got robbed’: boxer Gary Russell’s father claims Olympic bout was rigged

On a date when the US should be celebrating, those discussions was about a loss that mystified most who watched it When Gary Antuanne Russell lost his light-colored middleweight quarter-final to Uzbekistans Fazliddin Gaibnazarov in a split-decision on Tuesday afternoon boos swarmed down from the US contingent. He get cheated, this is fucked up, hollered “his fathers” Gary Russell Sr. …

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Bullet, bang and queues throw shadow over first day of Rio Olympics

A stray bullet fired into a media tent at the equestrian venue and a restrained explosion near the road cycling finish would be in danger of overshadow the opening day of activity in Rio A move bullet burnt into a media tent at the equestrian venue and a inhibited detonation near the finish line of the road cycling threatened to …

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From the streets to the Games: Brazilian Olympians’ remarkable stories

Badminton star Lohaynny Vicente, boxer Robson Conceio and Greco-Roman wrestler Davi Albino are epitomizes of the upward trajectory that numerous Brazilians have aspired to, particularly over the past decade The daughter of a slain mob commander, a former homeless child and a boxer who had to run 10 km to and from the gym because he did not has gone …

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