Russia is holding its own Olympics for its banned athletes


Russian prime minister Vladimir Putin is still pretty upset about so many Russian athletes being banned from the Olympics due to doping.

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Russian weightlifters banned from Rio Olympics for doping


All of Russia's weightlifters were banned from the Rio Olympics on Friday for doping for what the international federation called "extremely shocking" results that brought the sport into "disrepute.

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Querrey explains why Olympics are not a priority


In the lead-up to next month's Rio Olympics, some of the world’s top golfers have made headlines after withdrawing from the competition, citing concerns about the Zika virus and not wanting to take attention away from preparation for major tournaments.

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Serena Williams, Djokovic head entry lists for US Open


Serena Williams and Novak Djokovic head the direct entry lists for this year's U.

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Croatia rallies to stun U.S. 3-2 in Davis Cup


The odds stacked against his underdog side, Croatian captain Zeljko Krajan was brimming with confidence Sunday morning before the reverse singles match in the Davis Cup quarterfinal tie against United States.

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Federer to miss Olympics and rest of season


Roger Federer has pulled out of the Rio Olympics and will miss the rest of the season, including the U.

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Canadian Foreign Minister visits Jaffna


Visiting Canadian Foreign Minister Stéphane Dion, toured the Northern province today and met Northern Province Governor Reginald Cooray iat the Governor's office in Jaffna.

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CID records statement from former IGP Balasuriya over Lasantha murder


The Criminal Investigation Department (CID) is currently recording a statement from  former IGP Mahinda Balasuriya in connection with the murder of  journalist Lasantha Wickrematunge, the police said.

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