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    Usain Bolt would have considered 2020 Olympics if he lost medal before Rio

    If Usain Bolt had lost his 2008 Olympic relay medal before the Rio Games, instead of last month, maybe he would have considered trying for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics. In Rio, Bolt completed his “triple-triple” at his final Olympics, sweeping the 100m, 200m and 4x100m titles at a third straight Games.

  • Rio sambas on to The Beatles after accident mars Carnival
    Reuters3 hours ago

    Rio sambas on to The Beatles after accident mars Carnival

    By Pilar Olivares RIO DE JANEIRO (Reuters) - Carnival revellers in Rio de Janeiro danced on to Beatles songs set to Brazilian samba rhythms on Monday after an accident injuring 20 people marred the annual pre lenten bacchanalia the night before. Rio's spectacular Carnival parade of top samba troupes

  • Reuters - UK Focus3 hours ago

    Rio sambas on to The Beatles after accident mars Carnival

    Carnival (LSE: CCL.L - news) revelers in Rio de Janeiro danced on to Beatles songs set to Brazilian samba rhythms on Monday after an accident injuring 20 people marred the annual pre lenten bacchanalia the night before. The Sargento Pimenta street band had thousands of spirited followers twisting and

  • Sky News4 hours ago

    Russian teams ordered to replay bandy match after 20 own goals

    Two bandy teams have been ordered to replay a match in which they scored 20 own goals between them amid allegations of match-fixing. Bandy, a free-flowing sport considered a form of hockey, is a combination of field hockey, ice hockey and football and is little-known outside Scandinavia and Russia.

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