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  1. Anderson Silva eyes Rio Olympics in letter to Brazil taekwondo boss

    Apr 13, 2015, 11:19 AM EDT

    Anderson Silva

    A meeting is reportedly set, but Silva is coming off two failed drug tests.

  2. Oregon runner celebrates too early, beaten at finish line

    Apr 13, 2015, 8:38 AM EDT

    Hayward Field

    “Then I checked the screen, and I was like, ‘Whoa, somebody’s coming!’”

  3. Paris city council approves 2024 Olympic bid

    Apr 13, 2015, 8:00 AM EDT

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    The bid is not yet official, though.

  4. Gwen Jorgensen leads historic U.S. triathlon sweep at Gold Coast

    Apr 11, 2015, 9:12 AM EDT

    Gwen Jorgensen, Sarah True, Katie Zaferes

    “The rumor was they didn’t even have three USA flags.”

  5. Jordan Burroughs, Aaron Pico at freestyle wrestling World Cup marks gathering of generations

    Apr 10, 2015, 3:09 PM EDT

    Aaron Pico, Jordan Burroughs

    Burroughs could pass the century mark this weekend. Pico may be his successor.

  6. Australia Olympic Committee backs 2028 Olympic bid

    Apr 10, 2015, 9:25 AM EDT

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    The bid could be a regional one.

  7. President Obama meets Usain Bolt, Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce (video)

    Apr 9, 2015, 6:57 PM EDT

    Usain Bolt, Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce

    “Well, you have the fastest people on the planet. You’ve got to say hi to them, right?”

  8. Michael Johnson ‘bringing the gold shoes back,’ shoots Nike commercial

    Apr 9, 2015, 6:28 PM EDT

    Michael Johnson

    Johnson wore different styles of gold shoes in Atlanta 1996 and Sydney 2000.

  9. Erin Hamlin, U.S. lugers to chop off hair to support teammate

    Apr 9, 2015, 12:59 PM EDT

    Erin Hamlin

    A 14-year-old luger has Hodgkin’s lymphoma.

  10. Paris set for next step in 2024 Olympic bid

    Apr 9, 2015, 12:20 PM EDT

    Eiffel Tower

    Paris last bid for the 2012 Olympics and was considered a favorite but lost to London.

  11. Flashback: Michael Phelps at the Sydney 2000 Olympics

    Apr 9, 2015, 11:30 AM EDT

    Michael Phelps

    How Phelps’ first Olympics played out on the NBC broadcast.

  12. U.S. Ski Team parts with women’s speed events coach

    Apr 8, 2015, 12:12 PM EDT

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    Lindsey Vonn and Co. will have a new coach for a second straight season.

  13. Who will be the oldest men’s golfer at Rio Olympics?

    Apr 8, 2015, 11:42 AM EDT

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    Champions Tour golfers from Germany, Fiji and Spain have a shot.

  14. Russian law proposed to limit athletes to 2 Olympics

    Apr 7, 2015, 12:46 PM EDT

    Yelena Isinbayeva

    One of Russia’s biggest Olympic stars could be blocked from competing in Rio.

  15. Michael Phelps enters first swim meet since suspension, with more U.S. stars

    Apr 7, 2015, 12:19 PM EDT

    Michael Phelps

    Two other U.S. swimming superstars will join him in Arizona.

  16. Usain Bolt’s coach unaffected by Justin Gatlin’s fast times; Bolt to run World Relays

    Apr 7, 2015, 12:17 PM EDT

    Usain Bolt

    “Usain at his best doesn’t have much to worry about.”

  17. Cameron McEvoy now ‘the hunted’ in Australian swimming

    Apr 7, 2015, 9:19 AM EDT

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    Intriguing results from the marquee event at the Australian Championships.

  18. NBC Sports to broadcast every AVP beach volleyball final this season

    Apr 6, 2015, 1:44 PM EDT

    Kerri Walsh Jennings, April Ross

    A total of 17.5 hours of coverage across NBC, NBCSN and NBC Sports Live Extra.