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Aug 14th, 2016
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Rio de Janeiro, Brazil ( Agencies + DIPLOMAT.SO) – Mo Farah has become the first British athlete to win three Olympic golds on the track after retaining his 10,000m title in Rio. Cyclist Laura Trott also made history on day eight of the Games, becoming the first British woman to win three gold ...
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Aug 13th, 2016
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Rio de Janeiro, Brazil ( Agencies + DIPLOMAT.SO) – Ethiopian distance runner Almaz Ayana smashed the world record to win the Olympic 10,000 metres title on Friday, blowing away the competition in one of the greatest ever long-distance races at the Games. In only her second competitive 10,000 me...
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Aug 13th, 2016
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Rio de Janeiro, Brazil (AFP + DIPLOMAT.SO) – Rafael Nadal won his second Olympic Games gold medal on Friday and took a step closer to a third by reaching the Rio singles semi-final. Spanish great Nadal and longtime friend Marc Lopez defeated Romania’s Florin Mergea and Horia Tecau 6-2, 3-...
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Jul 22nd, 2016
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Eldoret, Kenya (Reuters + DIPLOMAT.SO) – Kenyan athletes aim to settle a few scores with their perennial opponents at next month’s Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro. Kenya’s 10,000 metres duo Bedan Karoki and Paul Tanui reckon they have identified what it takes to finally overhaul British double ...
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Jan 15th, 2016
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Rio de Janeiro, Brazil (Xinhua + DIPLOMAT.SO) – Brazil’s oldest zoo in Rio de Janeiro was ordered Thursday to close owing to overcrowding of animals, poor sanitation, crumbling infrastructure and other problems. The Brazilian Institute for the Environment ordered the closure of the the mu...