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Kenyan Olympic Long-Distance Runner Agnes Tirop Stabbed To Death At 25—Her Husband Is Named As A Suspect 

Roommates, we are sending our deepest condolences to the loved ones of Kenyan long-distance runner Agnes Tirop. She was unfortunately stabbed to death while in her home, and police are now looking for her husband, who they say is a suspect.According to CNN, Tom Makori, the Keiyo North Sub County Police Commander said that when…

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Kenyan Olympic

Kenyan Olympic Runner Agnes Tirop Found Dead, Police Search For Missing Husband

Kenyan Olympic runner and two-time world championship bronze medalist Agnes Tirop was found dead at her home Wednesday with stab wounds and her husband was missing and wanted for questioning, police said.Elgeyo Marakwet County police chief Tom Makori said they were searching for Tirop’s husband after his family reported he had phoned them crying and…

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Olympic Gold Medalist Klete Keller Pleads Guilty in Capitol Hill Riot Case

Selena Gomez Calls Out Social Media CEOs After U.S. Capitol RiotUPDATE: Close to nine months after participating in the Jan. 6 Capitol Hill riots, Olympic swimmer Klete Keller has pleaded guilty to one felony count of obstructing an official proceeding.  NBC News reports Keller appeared in federal court in Washington D.C. on Wednesday, Sept. 29. In return…

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Boxing Olympic

2016 Olympic Boxing Investigation Reveals 7-10 Suspicious Matches, Bout Manipulation

Investigators flagged seven to 10 boxing matches at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro that may have been subject to bout manipulation, according…

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Olympic champions Canada to kick off ‘Celebration Tour’ in October

FILE PHOTO-Tokyo 2020 Olympics – Soccer Football – Women’s Team – Medal Ceremony – Olympic Stadium, Tokyo, Japan – August 6, 2021. Gold medallists Canada pose during the medal ceremony. REUTERS/Edgar SuSept 29 (Reuters) – The Olympic champion Canadian women’s soccer team will kick off a “Celebration Tour” next month with two home games against…

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Watch an Olympic Runner Race an Electric Bike on Foot

Olympian and pro runner Nick Symmonds loves to take on challenges. He’s tried to lift 1000 pounds. He’s run the Beer Mile. He’s gone toe-to-toe with a bodybuilder and shared how he got ripped. And he’s raced a Tesla, a scooter, and, somehow, a dolphin—though not at the same time. Suffice it to say, the…

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Olympic Star Caeleb Dressel Shares His Workout That Builds Power for the Pool

Caeleb Dressel, one of the most successful swimmers in US history, isn’t just a beast in the pool. The 2020 Olympic standout—he became the fifth swimmer to win five gold medals in a single Games earlier this summer in Tokyo—trains hard in the weight room to hone the explosive power he needs to be elite.…

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Marathoner Olympic

Olympic Marathoner Ryan Hall Shared the 7 Most Important Things to Do the Night Before a Big Race

Ryan Hall made history as a runner, becoming the first American to break the hour barrier in the half-marathon. Since retiring from pro running in 2016, he has packed on the muscle and is now able to deadlift more than 500 pounds—while still holding onto his record as the fastest American runner of all time…

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Boxer Olympic

An Olympic Boxer Teaches How to Learn a Perfect Jab in Less Than 3 Minutes

Former Olympian Tony Jeffries retired from the world of professional boxing in 2012 with an undefeated record. Since then, he has been sharing his experience and expertise as a fighter on his YouTube channel, where he breaks down technique for beginner boxers. In a recent video, Jeffries demonstrates how to throw the perfect jab, honing…

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Greatest Olympic

The Greatest Olympic Moments of All Time

NurPhotoGetty Images The Tokyo 2020 Summer Olympic Games may be over, but we’re still talking about the highlights. That’s because the competitions are bigger than the 16 days they dominate screens. The Olympics are what makes sports history — and because they’re so widely-watched, the big moments stick in the minds of everyone. We’re taking…