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EXPLAINER: What exactly are the testosterone rules of the trail? | Sports

The answer, under current rules, is to ban athletes from certain events unless they agree to artificially lower their testosterone to a level set by World Athletics. This has caused huge controversy for many reasons, but the most moving seems to be this: Track authorities are essentially asking athletes to …

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Mankato West eliminates VFW Silver from the playoffs on Saturday | News, Sports, Jobs

Staff photo by Travis Rosenau Blaine Olson of New Ulm VFW Silver throws the first for the strikeout during Silver’s game with Mankato East on Saturday afternoon at Johnson Park. NEW ULM – New Ulm VFW Silver head coach Mark Grossmann has said he believes his team played an overall …

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Texas and Oklahoma at the SEC? Live updates as Big 12 kicks off conference realignment

As if college football’s playoff expansion and rights to name, image and likeness weren’t enough to turn the sport upside down, another round of conference realignment appears to be on the horizon. Texas and Oklahoma intend to announce their decision to leave the Big 12 in favor of a move …

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Gaining confidence will be harder than winning medals for USA Gymnastics

Larry Nassar, a former U.S. gymnastics team doctor who pleaded guilty in November 2017 to sexual assault charges, appears in court during his sentencing hearing in Eaton County Court in Charlotte, Michigan, United States on February 5, 2018. REUTERS / Rebecca Cook TOKYO, July 22 (Reuters) – The most closely …

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Breaking News: Paralympic athlete steps down after request for help denied | Sports

TOKYO (AP) – The latest news on the Tokyo Olympics, which are being held under heavy restrictions after a year of delay due to the coronavirus pandemic: American swimmer Becca Meyers has pulled out of the Paralympic Games because she said the United States Olympic and Paralympic Committee will not …

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4 Cleveland sports legends to be inducted into the Greater Cleveland Sports Hall of Fame

CLEVELAND – The Greater Cleveland Sports Hall of Fame will have four new legends inducted in October at a ceremony downtown. Ben Curtis, PGA Professional and British Open Champion 2003, Cleveland Cavaliers legends Larry Nance Sr. and Zydrunas Ilgauskas and late media personality Les Levines are inducted into the 2021 …

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Everton transfer news: Demarai Gray prepares for medical exam ahead of Bayer Leverkusen move | Football news

Bayer Leverkusen winger Demarai Gray is expected to undergo a medical examination today ahead of a proposed transfer to Everton. The former Birmingham winger joined Leverkusen on an 18-month contract from Leicester in January, but has only scored once in the Bundesliga since arriving in Germany. The 25-year-old is set …

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MLB 2021 trade deadline: 10 potential deals, including Bryant, New York landing Gallo and a Red Sox reunion

Baseball’s annual trade deadline is less than two weeks away and we’ve seen some movement already. The Brewers added Willy Adames and Rowdy Tellez, the Blue Jays added Adam Cimber and Trevor Richards, the Braves added Joc Pederson and Stephen Vogt, and it looks like more deals could happen at …

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The Blue Jays shut out the Rangers at both ends of the doubles program | Sports

Toronto Blue Jays starting pitcher Hyun Jin Ryu throws at a Texas Rangers batter during the first inning of the first baseball game of a doubles program in Buffalo, NY on Sunday, July 18, 2021. Lourdes Gurriel Jr. (13) of the Toronto Blue Jays is congratulated by Vladimir Guerrero Jr. …

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Padres-Nats game suspended after shootout outside DC stadium | Sports

Spectators stand in the visiting team’s shelter during a stoppage of play due to an incident near the baseball stadium during the sixth inning of a baseball game between the Washington Nationals and the Padres from San Diego on Saturday, July 17, 2021, in Washington. The scoreboard displays a message …

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