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Sports Aussie Olympic chief says campaign against him is malicious
Author: 0 Aussie Olympic chief says campaign against him is malicious

The email exchange from January a year ago was included in a letter sent by Ms de Jong to the AOC board on Wednesday morning, ahead of a meeting to discuss a rash of recent stories about financial dealings and bullying allegations. As the deadline looms, allegations of bullying have been splashed across Australia's front pages, mostly linked to Coates' right-hand man and media chief Mike Tancred as the AOC faces rare public scrutiny.

Sports 101-year-old Indian sprinter wins gold
Author: 0 101-year-old Indian sprinter wins gold

To give her some extra motivation, Man Kaur was allowed to run with younger competitors. The event is held every four years and is designed for people of varying abilities, generally over the age of 35. After a medical check-up she was given the all-clear and since then mother and son have taken part in dozens of masters athletics meets around the world.

Sports Blues get faceoff leader back with Paul Stastny
Author: 0 Blues get faceoff leader back with Paul Stastny

They did previous year over the West's best regular-season team, Dallas, before falling to San Jose in the West Finals. But now, I feel like I tried to help the team as much as I can, whatever it takes - shot blocking or some stuff like this.

Sports Kylie Jenner and Travis Scott look cosy at National Basketball Association game
Author: 0 Kylie Jenner and Travis Scott look cosy at National Basketball Association game

The youngest member of the Kardashian-Jenner clan broke up with Tyga a couple of weeks ago and it seems that her rapper ex-boyfriend has also moved on as he was spotted cosying up to his rumoured new girlfriend. According to TMZ , the two stars were holding hands in the stands, and People adds that Kylie was there to support him when he performed before the tip-off.

Sports Wenger: Arsenal must win every game to finish in top four
Author: 0 Wenger: Arsenal must win every game to finish in top four

You could see that on some occasions, we were a bit over-cautious tonight. "But overall it gave us security from Middlesbrough's direct game". Wenger, whose future at Emirates Stadium remains unclear even this close to the end of the season, said after the game that only maximum points from now on could give his team hope of a top-four finish.

Sports Utah's Gobert leaves game after getting hurt on 1st play
Author: 0 Utah's Gobert leaves game after getting hurt on 1st play

Even better, the Jazz won Game 1 thanks to a buzzer beater from "Iso Joe" Johnson . Rivers had good reason to be grumpy: Utah Jazz forward Joe Johnson hit a buzzer-beater to hand his Los Angeles Clippers 97-95 loss in Game 1 of the teams' first-round National Basketball Association playoff series.

Sports Yasir takes 6 as Pakistan inches away from winning first Test
Author: 0 Yasir takes 6 as Pakistan inches away from winning first Test

Leg-spinner Devendra Bishoo ended with one for 106, and part-time off-spinner Roston Chase, one for 37, and all-rounder Jason Holder, one for 65. Though West Indies made what appeared a respectable 286 in their first innings, it did not prove enough once Pakistan compiled 407 and a familiar second innings collapse left them pondering another home defeat.

Author: 0 N'Golo Kante reveals his own PFA Player of the Year vote

Paul Walsh has claimed he would prefer Tottenham midfielder Dele Alli in his team over Chelsea's N'Golo Kante. Kante won the PFA Player of the Year on Sunday after a season of consistent displays for the league leaders, who go into their upcoming game against Southampton with a four-point lead in the Premier League table.

Author: 0 Hawks Handle Wizards in Game Four to Tie Series at 2-2

Here we are decades later, and Atlanta and Washington are again locked in a National Basketball Association playoff series. In Games 1 & 2, the Wizards have an average offensive rating of 108.8, just a bit better than the team's regular season average of 108.5.

Sports Steelers WR Bryant conditionally reinstated
Author: 0 Steelers WR Bryant conditionally reinstated

Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Martavis Bryant has been conditionally reinstated by the NFL after a 13-month suspension for violating the league's substance abuse protocol. "We look forward to working with Martavis to ensure that he is mentally and physically prepared to contribute to our efforts on the field..." Fettner added that Bryant is a habitual user of marijuana.

Author: 0 Penguins eliminate Blue Jackets with 5-2 win in Game 5

National Hockey League scoring leader Connor McDavid has no points at even strength and no points at all the past two games when he was matched up nearly exclusively with San Joses shutdown defensive pair of Marc-Edouard Vlasic and Justin Braun.

Sports Ibrahimovic future in doubt after 'significant' knee injury
Author: 0 Ibrahimovic future in doubt after 'significant' knee injury

Manchester United's board of executives are adamant that the club return to the Champions League in the very near future. Rashford struck the victor in extra time to send United through 3-2 on aggregate following Thursday night's 2-1 second-leg win, while Shaw impressed in his 120-minute performance at Old Trafford.

Sports Kate, William and Harry give royal thumbs-up to marathoners
Author: 0 Kate, William and Harry give royal thumbs-up to marathoners

We know how desperately Kate Middleton's always wanted to fit in, and oftentimes, how other royals will go out of their way to remind her that she doesn't come from the same type of pedigree as them . The Duchess of Cambridge's candid comments on the challenges of motherhood hark back to an earlier royal role model: her late mother-in-law Princess Diana.

Sports UNC's Berry, Pinson join Bradley in testing NBA draft waters
Author: 0 UNC's Berry, Pinson join Bradley in testing NBA draft waters

Berry was named the Most Outstanding Player at the Final Four on his way to helping the Tar Heels to their sixth tournament championship. His 88 3-pointers last season are tied the fifth-most in a season in school history. It's a whole new world for the Tar Heels, with Berry, Theo Pinson and Luke Maye the only major contributors returning. Less than 48 hours later, after originally deciding to go through the pre-draft process, Berry made a decision to return to school.

Author: 0 Crosby, Penguins edge Blue Jackets 4-1 for 2-0 series lead

The Penguins hadn't trailed at any point in the series coming into Game 3 but found themselves down 1-0 after only 11 seconds. "We've got a chance to just go out there and try to make a series of this". CALGARY, Alberta - Corey Perry scored 1:30 into overtime and the Anaheim Ducks rallied from three goals down to take a 3-0 series lead in the first-round series.

Author: 0 Arsenal keeps Champions League hopes alive with Middlesbrough win

You could see that on some occasions, we were a bit over-cautious tonight. We had practiced on it before but we like offensive football so this was a bit more defensive-minded for us. "I felt we were focused and committed". Boro enjoyed the better of the exchanges in the opening 15 minutes of the first half, although they struggled to carve out clear-cut chances.

Author: 0 NFL prospect denies rape report made to police; no charges

The report states that the woman and Conley eventually walked into the bathroom before Conley allegedly unbuttoned her trousers and pulled them down. A short time after she declined, the woman said later Conley unbuttoned her trousers and began to have sex with her.

Sports Sharapova to face Vinci in Stuttgart
Author: 0 Sharapova to face Vinci in Stuttgart

When the most marketable player in the history of women's tennis steps on to a court in Stuttgart on Wednesday to hit competitively for the first time in 15 months - in peak, early-evening viewing time and fully four hours after the world No7 Johanna Konta - women's tennis will hold its breath.

Sports Sharapova draws Vinci with critic Radwanska waiting
Author: 0 Sharapova draws Vinci with critic Radwanska waiting

The Russian superstar returns to competitive action after serving a 15-month-suspension for taking taking a banned substance, meldonium, at last year's Australian Open. As for the competition itself, she will open play vs. And of course, Serena Williams is pregnant, meaning she won't be playing for at least two years.

Sports Irving scores 37, Cavs hold on to beat Pacers 117-111
Author: 0 Irving scores 37, Cavs hold on to beat Pacers 117-111

The Pacers trailed by as many as 18 as Nate McMillan had no sense to remove Lance Stephenson from a Kevin Love onslaught, but a gutsy fourth quarter pushed IN to as close as four points IN the final minute. I think we get exhausted at times. and we don't push the ball every single possession when we get a chance. "I thought all of them could have went either way".