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10 Sep 2019
Super Falcons step up preparation for 2020 Olympic games qualifier in Algeria
26 Aug 2019
David Rudisha escaped unhurt after his car collided with a bus on a highway near Keroka in his native Kenya on Saturday, the Olympic 800 metres champion said on Monday.
20 Jun 2019
Olympic 800 metres champion Caster Semenya has accused the global athletics governing body of using her as a human guinea pig as it emerged that the IAAF had sought to have her declared a "biological male" in proceedings before sport's highest court.
16 May 2019
Nine-time Olympic gold medallist Usain Bolt has launched his electric scooter business in France. He speaks with Bloomberg's Caroline Connan at Vivatech in Paris.
14 May 2019
South Africa's government has said it wants an appeal to be lodged against rules that force some female athletes to reduce testosterone levels. Olympic champion Caster Semenya had challenged the new regulations.
27 Mar 2019
Weighing just 9 kilogram, a four-legged robot 'cheetah' that can perform a 360-degree backflip from a standing position has been built by engineers from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT). The robot also has a range of motions that makes it agile and able to pick itself up if knocked to the ground.
23 Nov 2018
Taiwanese voters will decide this weekend whether to change the name of the island’s Olympic team, a move that could bolster independence advocates and roil already fraught ties with China.
17 Sep 2018
Michael Phelps, Olympic gold medalist and global ambassador for Colgate, discusses the "Save Water" campaign aimed at preserving global clean water supplies and his life in retirement, as he has no plans to return to competition.
21 Aug 2018
Olympic champion Usain Bolt has his first training session with the Central Coast Mariners and says he is ready to prove doubters wrong.
8 Mar 2018
A Barbie doll in the likeness of British Olympic boxing champion Nicola Adams has been unveiled along with 13 other 'Sheroes' to mark International Women’s Day.
12 Feb 2018
Organisers for the Pyeongchang 2018 Winter Olympic Games apologised on Monday (February 12) for what they called "shortfalls" in the transportation services.
22 Jan 2018
Media Watch looks at reactions to the courtroom speech that saw an Olympic gymnast face her abuser, the team's doctor.

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