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Armstrong denied swimming event entry

Source: Sport Balla | Apr 5 2013, 4:02am CDT | by Luigi Lugmayr

Armstrong denied swimming event entry
New York, April 5 (IANS) Lance Armstrong's plan to return to athletic competition was stopped by the International Swimming Federation (FINA) as he was pulled out of a swimming event.
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Not so humble brag about my brother-in-law

Oct 1 2014 11:01am CDT | Source: cougar board

As many (some?) of you already know, Bam Bam is married to my younger sister. Because of the geographical distance between our families, we never really developed much of a relationship until he reached out when our daughter was in the hospital fighting cancer. Something about our situation touched him deeply and we've had a distant bond and mutual respect ever since then. For Christmas that first year after her hospitalization he got her a Sports Ill ...
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A Urban Commuting Bicycle

Sep 26 2014 6:54am CDT | Source: Bike Forums

Being a school teacher my year begins in August. Last year's project was a Schwinn Voyageur touring bicycle, redone bit by bit over the school year in preparation for that 2,000 mile cross country trip I did this past summer. The bike in that case having originally been a gift 25 years ago but been hanging in the garage most of the time since. Well, here's this year's project, ...
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Shakhtar striker Adriano earns Brazil call up
Rio De Janeiro, Oct 24 (IANS) Two days after Shakhtar Donetsk striker Luiz Adriano became the second player after Lionel Messi to score five goals in a Champions League match, the 27-year-old received a Brazil call-up as coach Dunga announced squad for two football friendly internationals against Turkey and Austria next month. | by IANS
 
Advani, Gilchrist in title round
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Ned Boulting interview

Sep 22 2014 8:00am CDT | Source: BikeRadar.com

Ned Boulting, ITV4’s roving cycling reporter and author of best-selling books including On The Road Bike, will be the man asking the questions on stage at the Cycle Show at the NEC from 26 September. Cycling Plus editor Rob Spedding caught up with him to ask him questions about asking questions…Ned BoultingRob Spedding: How long have you been asking people questions on the telly?Ned Boulting: “I’ve been with ITV, and before that Sky, for just over 15 years now, and that’s obviously ...
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Dana White responds to making GQ’s ‘sleaziest people in sports’ list

Aug 29 2014 5:47pm CDT | Source: prommanow

When UFC President Dana White got to work on Thursday, his PR team informed him he'd made GQ's list of the "Top 25 Sleaziest People in Sports". White came in at no. 8, right between War Machine and Lance Armstrong. Ouch. Their reasoning is thus: "Turns out underpaying your UFC employees, bullying rivals, and generally impersonating Don King as a bald white guy doesn't do wonders for you charism ...
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UFC boss Dana White not offended by inclusion on GQ's 'Sleaziest in Sports' list

Aug 28 2014 6:00pm CDT | Source: MMAjunkie

Despite his place between War Machine and Lance Armstrong on a list of shame, UFC President Dana White told the promotion’s website his feelings aren’t hurt. White made No. 8 on GQ Magazine’s “The 25 Biggest Sleazebags in Sports,” earning the distinction of “Greedy Sleaze” for “underpaying your UFC employees, bullying rivals, and generally impersonating Don King.” War Machine, recently arrested for allegedly beating his ex-girlfriend porn star, Chris ...
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UFC president Dana White responds to GQ article calling him one of the sleaziest people in sports

Aug 28 2014 3:02pm CDT | Source: Bloody Elbow

If you were expecting Dana White to unleash a brutal rant towards GQ magazine for calling him one of the top 10 sleaziest people in sports, you'll be pleasantly surprised with his response. Yesterday we posted on famed men's fashion magazine GQ ranking UFC president Dana White as one of the "sleaziest figures in sports". It was a list of 25 and he placed 8th, ahead of disgraced cyclist Lance Armstrong but behind the now incarcerated War Machin ...
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Dana White: GQ ‘Biggest Sleazebags in Sports' list was ‘definitely written by someone who is uneducated' in MMA

Aug 28 2014 2:59pm CDT | Source: MMA Fighting

UFC President Dana White recently had the dubious distinction of landing in the top-10 of GQ Magazine's list, ‘The 25 Biggest Sleazebags in Sports.' An often controversial public figure, White came in at number nine, just below recently arrested fighter Jon "War Machine Koppenhaver," with the magazine labeling the UFC boss as a "Greedy sleaze" and stating of White: "Turns out underpaying your UFC employees, bullying riv ...
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Dana White responds to 'uneducated' Sleazebag article from GQ magazine, pans 'unfair' attack on UFC as a brand

Aug 28 2014 2:54pm CDT | Source: MMAmania.com

And surprisingly, White is not offended and will not be dropping any F-bombs, instead choosing to counter the accusation with reason and logic. Go figure. Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) President Dana White has been named one of the "biggest sleazebags in sports" by Gentleman's Quarterly (GQ) magazine, because he underpays his employees, bullies his rivals, and tries to impersonate Don King. See the full explanation (with pics) right here. Natu ...
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