Posts Tagged Men’s sports

A-Rod cousin set to plead guilty in Florida steroids case

MIAMI (AP) — A guilty plea is set for a cousin of New York Yankees star Alex Rodriguez in the federal investigation into performance-enhancing drugs illegally provided to athletes through a South Florida clinic.

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Former Olympic boxing champ retires; cites brain injuries

This is a Sunday Oct. 1, 2000 file photo of Audley Harrison of  Britain celebrates his gold medal victory in the super-heavyweight division in Sydney, Australia. Former Olympic boxing champion Audley Harrison has announced his retirement, saying repeated blows to the head have left him with brain injuries. The 43-year-old British fighter, who won the super-heavyweight gold medal at the 2000 Sydney Olympics, says a series of medical tests showed he was suffering the effects of traumatic brain injury.  (AP Photo/Laura Rauch, File)

LONDON (AP) — Former Olympic boxing champion Audley Harrison has retired, saying repeated blows to the head have left him with brain injuries.

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French pair wins ice dancing gold at figure skating worlds

Gabriella Papadakis and Guillaume Cizeron of France pose with their gold medals Ice Dance Free Dance event in the ISU World Figure Skating Championship 2015 held at the Oriental Sports Center in Shanghai, China, Friday, March 27, 2015. (AP Photo/Ng Han Guan)

SHANGHAI (AP) — Gabriella Papadakis and Guillaume Cizeron registered the first major surprise of the figure skating world championships, vaulting from fourth place to win the gold in ice dancing on Friday with an expressive, passion-filled free dance performance.

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Loyola-New Orleans to add men’s, women’s swimming

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Loyola University New Orleans will be adding men’s and women’s swimming as well as competitive cheer and dance to its sports programs in 2016-17.

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Coyotes broadcaster charged with assault in casino incident

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Arizona Coyotes radio analyst Nick Boynton has been hit with several charges, including assault and resisting arrest, after authorities say he became belligerent at the casino in Buffalo and bit the hand of an officer trying to subdue the former NHL defensemen.

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