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‘Everybody knew Jim Thorpe’: David Maraniss on a great Native American

The Guardian 09 Aug 2022
Last month, Jim Thorpe was reinstated as sole gold medalist in the pentathlon and decathlon in the Stockholm games, more than a century after he won them ... ....

Valieva doping investigation ‘reaching final stages’

Russia Today 08 Aug 2022
... Games at the end of July ... Among other aspects of the case, Russian officials have questioned the delay at the WADA-accredited laboratory in Stockholm, Sweden, which analyzed Valieva’s probe, and why the result was only announced after the Beijing Games were already underway.

Local prep, college wrestlers have ‘different attitude’ after trip to Sweden

Macomb Daily 05 Aug 2022
“I was on a team that traveled to Denmark and Sweden for two weeks of training and competition,” said Jeffire. “When we went to Vasteras in Sweden, we all just kind of hit it off ... “The hospitality was amazing,” said Kidder ... Activities included a trip to Stockholm, a soccer game, an afternoon at a museum, a festival and a midsummer traditional dinner.

Jim Thorpe's story reminds us that Hall of Famers are human

The Suburbanite 03 Aug 2022
One of life's frustrating mysteries is why injustice seems to act with impunity, but the arc of justice seems to take its sweet time showing up ... Last month, the IOC restored Thorpe's gold medals in the pentathlon and the decathlon which he won during the 1912 Olympic Games in Stockholm, but were stripped in 1913 ... More Charita Goshay ... Gods among us.

Flames, Kylington agree to two-year, $5M deal

TSN Canada 02 Aug 2022
Kylington had nine goals and 31 points in 73 games with the Calgary ... In 168 career NHL games, the Stockholm, Sweden native has 14 goals and 47 points.

Ukrainian soccer teams drawn on path to UEFA competitions

Wtop 02 Aug 2022
The money is essential revenue for rebuilding clubs that have lost key players and haven’t played Ukrainian league games since December ... The team played its “home” game in Stockholm and is set to earn 350,000 euros ($358,000) in UEFA prize money ... 18, and return games are set for one week later ... 16 or 17, with the return games set for Aug.

MARY SANCHEZ: Jim Thorpe - The misunderstood GOAT

Scottsbluff StarHerald 31 Jul 2022
You might have caught the spasm of publicity recently surrounding the news that Thorpe was given back his status as the sole winner of his Olympic medals from the 1912 Olympic games in Stockholm ... It was Wheeler’s wife, Florence Ridlon, who found a pamphlet for the official rule book of the 1912 games while researching at the Library of Congress.

'I felt something on my thigh..': What Neeraj Chopra said about his injury after World Championship

DNA India 26 Jul 2022
Ever since winning a historic gold medal for India at the Tokyo Olympics, Chopra became a household name, and he continued his medal-winning streak after the Olympics, by winning medals at the Paavo Nurmi Games, and performed admirably in the Stockholm Diamond League, shattering the national record with a throw of 89.94m. .

When does Iowa play football somewhere cool like Dublin?

The Gazette Cedar Rapids 25 Jul 2022
A Notre Dame fan at the Irish’s football game against Navy in Dublin, Ireland on Sept ... What does it say about the SEC that it took four days to promote a sport with a 12-game season? The Saudi crown prince’s LIV ... Maybe Iowa should schedule a September football game in Stockholm.

Neeraj Chopra creates history, becomes first Indian ever to win silver at World Athletics Championships

The Times of India 24 Jul 2022
The reigning CWG and Asian Games champion calmed down his ... Neeraj’s only effort in Eugene was the third best-ever of his career after his personal best distance of 89.94m at the Wanda Diamond League in Stockholm and an equally sensational 89.30m at the Paavo Nurmi Games in Turku.

The Impact of PGA HOPE

PGA 23 Jul 2022
The charitable foundation of the PGA of America, PGA REACH, has a mission to positively impact the lives of youth, military, and diverse populations by enabling access to PGA Professionals, PGA Sections, and the game of golf ... It’s all been a breath of fresh air.” explains Will Stockholm, a PGA HOPE alumnus ... Game Changers ... Game Changers.

Neeraj Chopra javelin throw qualifiers Live, World Athletics Championships 2022: Chopra begins his quest in Oregon

Hindustan Times 22 Jul 2022
Neeraj Chopra javelin throw qualifiers Live, World Athletics Championships 2022 ... Copy Link. ByHT Sports Desk, New Delhi. OPEN APP ... Chopra recently clinched a silver medal at the prestigious Diamond League meet in Stockholm. He threw a personal best of 89.30m at last month's Paavo Nurmi Games before improving it to 89.94m at the Diamond League ... ....

Minecraft bans NFTs inconsistent with game value

Coinnounce 21 Jul 2022
Minecraft, a Microsoft subsidiary run by Mojang Studios, a game ...

Developer Behind the World’s Best-Selling Video Game Has No Intentions of Using Blockchain and NFTs ...

Bitcoin 21 Jul 2022
Mojang is well known for producing the best-selling game of all time Minecraft, a three-dimensional (3D) sandbox game that has no intended goals. To date, Mojang has sold 238 million copies of Minecraft and no other video game has sold more copies ... The Stockholm-based video game developer added..

Jim Thorpe’s Olympic record reinstated

Lakota Country Times 20 Jul 2022
The International Olympic Committee has corrected the record books to reflect Thorpe’s Olympic victories for the decathlon and pentathlon events in Stockholm’s 1912 Olympic Games ... Olympics website shows the results of the pentathlon results of the Stockholm 1912 Olympic Games,.

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