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Team GB athlete slams Olympics intersex rules as Caster Semenya wins Gold

Previous year the CAS arbitrators released a detailed 162-page decision that recognised not only the large volume of evidence presented by both sides but also the "complex legal, scientific, factual and ethical issues" at play. She was still good enough to take silver behind Savinova in London but the Russian is facing a lifetime ban from the sport after evidence implicating her in doping.


NFL Practice Squad: Rules, Eligibility, Size, Salary And More

NFL Practice Squad: Rules, Eligibility, Size, Salary And More

In most cases, eligibility is limited to players who have been on an active roster for fewer than six games, or were on a 45-man active gameday roster for fewer than nine games. [1] 10 players on each squad. While the pay isn't as good and they can't play in live games, life on the practice squad is certainly better than life without a job.


Late goal gives Allardyce winning start to England reign

Late goal gives Allardyce winning start to England reign

Although Rooney has won every major title with Manchester United, the furthest he has reached in a tournament with England is the quarterfinals at the 2004 European Championship and 2006 World Cup. Lithuania raced into a 2-0 lead on early goals from Fiodor Cernych and Vykintas Slivka, only for defiant Slovenia to hit back with goals in the last three minutes from Rene Krhin and Bostjan Cesar.



NICE, Balotelli: "My priority is to play, I need it"

He was a piece of s*** about it. Balotelli is targeting a recall to the Italian national team after turning down offers from around Europe to sign for Nice, Raiola revealed. If Balotelli himself was upset over his treatment, he wisely kept that to himself in the various interviews he's given throughout the summer. Nice president Jean-Pierre Rivere said on Wednesday, Aug.


After daughter's birth, Besler helps US rout St Vincent 6-0

After daughter's birth, Besler helps US rout St Vincent 6-0

The United States Men's National Team enters the final two games of the group stage of CONCACAF World Cup qualifying in decent position but their margin for error is small. Pulisic then fed Kljestan from the left for an easy finish in the 78th minute. And in extra time they were at it again, with Pulisic taking another Kljestan setup and calmly striking it home from just behind the top of the 18.



Olympic Athlete of the Day: Claressa Shields

Soccer: Brazil won the medal it wanted the most Saturday, claiming its first Olympic gold in soccer and providing a lift to a beleaguered nation in the process. But it's a story that she chooses not to use to define herself. When she started to hold me, I would still punch her on the inside. "Now, it's like, I have to tell myself to do those things.