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NASCAR hits JGR's No. 11 with 75-point penalty

NASCAR hits JGR's No. 11 with 75-point penalty
NASCAR handed down heavy penalties to the Joe Gibbs Racing No. 11 team Tuesday for infractions found in a post-race inspection after Denny Hamlin drove to a third-place finish in last Sunday’s NASCAR Sprint Cup Series event at Indianapolis Motor Speedway. NASCAR stripped the team of 75 points in the series’ owner championship standings and docked Hamlin 75 points in the drivers’ standings. The …
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NASCAR hits JGR's No. 11 with 75-point penalty

NASCAR hits JGR's No. 11 with 75-point penalty
NASCAR handed down heavy penalties to the Joe Gibbs Racing No. 11 team Tuesday for infractions found in a post-race inspection after Denny Hamlin drove to a third-place finish in last Sunday’s NASCAR Sprint Cup Series event at Indianapolis Motor Speedway. NASCAR stripped the team of 75 points in the series’ owner championship standings and docked Hamlin 75 points in the drivers’ standings. The …
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Lindland seeks to revive US Greco-Roman wrestling

Lindland seeks to revive US Greco-Roman wrestling
There’s hardly a sport in the world with a duller reputation than Greco-Roman wrestling. Former MMA star Matt Lindland is hoping to make Greco cool in America.
Source: http://sports.yahoo.com/news/lindland-seeks-revive-us-greco-191316292–spt.html

U.S. Sailing not hindered by contaminated Rio bay before test event – NBCSports.com

U.S. Sailing not hindered by contaminated Rio bay before test event – NBCSports.com


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U.S. Sailing not hindered by contaminated Rio bay before test event
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“I can tell you with assurance that our training hasn’t at all been affected by the water conditions,” said U.S. Olympic Sailing managing director Josh Adams, who will join the team in Rio next week. “Good sailing inside Guanabara Bay and outside the
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A Beginner's Guide To Biking The Bloodthirsty Streets Of NYC – Gothamist

A Beginner's Guide To Biking The Bloodthirsty Streets Of NYC – Gothamist

A Beginner’s Guide To Biking The Bloodthirsty Streets Of NYC
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Despite its size and perceived toughness, New York City is actually a relatively hospitable place to bike—a seemingly endless network of new lanes is being perpetually painted and planned, and the arrival of Citi Bike has put thousands more cyclists

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World's largest outrigger canoe race welcomes teams from around the world

Paddling crews are preparing for the 44th Annual queen Liliuokalani Outrigger canoe races in Kona from Saturday, Aug. 30 to Monday Sept. 1, where thousands of paddlers from around the world will compete in the world’s largest outrigger canoe race. 

Australian ice hockey's young travelling elite

Many locals on Australian Ice Hockey League teams have some sort of experience playing in North America. Some have been at it for years.

Australian ice hockey's young travelling elite

Many locals on Australian Ice Hockey League teams have some sort of experience playing in North America. Some have been at it for years.

Australian ice hockey's young travelling elite

Many locals on Australian Ice Hockey League teams have some sort of experience playing in North America. Some have been at it for years.

Australian ice hockey's young travelling elite

Many locals on Australian Ice Hockey League teams have some sort of experience playing in North America. Some have been at it for years.