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Horton applauded by fellow swimmers for stand…

Mack Horton walked into the dining room at the athletes' village and the applause began for the Australian swimmer following his personal protest against China's Sun Yang at the world championships.

Tokyo 1-Year Out: Scandal, high costs but unrivaled demand

Scandals and rising costs have not deterred interest in Japan in the Tokyo Olympics

Manny Pacquiao beats Keith Thurman by split…

Manny Pacquiao has beaten Keith Thurman by split decision in an exciting welterweight bout

LEADING OFF: Skaggs' funeral, White Sox debut…

LEADING OFF: Skaggs' funeral, White Sox debut full netting, Jones faces former Orioles teammates, Yankees-Twins, Athletics-Astros, Woodruff injured

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3-time Grand Slam doubles winner Peter McNamara dies at 64

Peter McNamara, an Australian tennis player who won three grand slam doubles titles and reached a highest singles ranking of No. 7, has died

Montgomery traded, but place in Cubs history…

Mike Montgomery was traded from the Cubs to Kansas City, but the left-hander's place in Chicago history is secure

Gausman makes strong return from IL as Braves…

Kevin Gausman pitched into the eighth inning after missing more than a month with a foot injury, Josh Donaldson and Ronald Acuña Jr. homered, and the Atlanta Braves beat the Washington Nationals 7-1 to protect their NL East lead

PHOTOS: Tokyo 2020 _ Japan's capital 1-year until Olympics

Tokyo 2020: Japan's sprawling capital _ a dense mix of the traditional and the eccentric

Li Na sets new mark: first Asian-born player in…

Li Na breaks new ground at the International Tennis Hall of Fame, becoming 1st Asian-born player to be inducted

Herman rides Trump's putting advice to victory in…

Jim Herman rode President Donald Trump's putting advice to victory in the PGA Tour's Barbasol Championship

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Olympic robots offer 'virtual' attendance, help…

Japanese automaker Toyota is readying various robots for the Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics

US tennis player Tatishvili wins appeal of French Open fine

US tennis player Anna Tatishvili wins appeal over loss of French Open prize money

Kevin Harvick holds off Denny Hamlin at New…

Kevin Harvick held off Denny Hamlin at New Hampshire Motor Speedway for his first NASCAR Cup Series victory of the season

Report urges new board, funding model for US…

Report urges new board makeup, end of 'money for medals' funding formula for US Olympic system

Li Na's tennis journey to stretch from China to…

Li Na, the first player from Asia to win a Grand Slam singles title, will be inducted into the International Tennis Hall of Fame this weekend

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Mariano Rivera closes Hall of Fame induction…

Large crowd greets 6 new baseball Hall of Famers; Mariano Rivera fittingly closes induction ceremony

Alibaba to run Olympic ticketing for Beijing, likely beyond

The IOC says top-tier sponsor Alibaba will run ticketing services for the 2022 Beijing Winter Olympics, putting the Chinese online retail giant in line to do the same for future hosts Paris and Los Angeles