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Russian Federation given Olympic judo clearance

Russian Federation given Olympic judo clearance

The five include Olympic gold medalist Alexander Dyachenko as well as Andrei Kraitor. Only six Russian rowers have been given the go ahead to compete in the upcoming Olympic Games in Rio. Rowing's governing body FISA has announced a total of 22 Russian rowers are ineligible for Rio with four boats, the lightweight men's four, lightweight men's pair, men's eight and women's eight withdrawn.



Trading is coming to Pokemon Go

Trading has been touched upon time and again, especially since the struggle to attain all 151 Pokemon in the game is real. Mobile app developers at Niantic are reported to be planning more exciting features to add in " Pokemon Go ", most especially the new batch and next generation Pokemon and a set of customizable Pokestops for the adventurous Pokemon trainers.



Manchester United vs Manchester City friendly in Beijing cancelled due to weather

The City boss has been keen to avoid discussing his previous run-ins with the Portuguese and it was no different on Sunday as he dismissed the suggestion that the two men would not shake hands. Manchester is well known for its rainy weather, and the fact that a few heavy downpours had put paid to a game between the city's two football sides on the other side of the world amused many .



Pep calls for truce with Jose ahead of derby

On Friday, the Red Devils suffered a huge defeat to Borussia Dortmund in the opening match of the International Champions Cup. It is not a problem for me to lose matches in pre-season. No reason why. He will want to win and so will I, that's all. Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola downplayed Monday's renewal of hostilities with Jose Mourinho, scoffing at the suggestion he would not shake his Manchester United counterpart's hand.


Debbie Wasserman Schultz Herself in the Foot Right Before the DNC

Debbie Wasserman Schultz Herself in the Foot Right Before the DNC

Sanders' loyalists heckled her at a Florida delegation breakfast and many expressed dismay that Clinton had given the Florida congresswoman the position of honorary chair of the campaign's "50-state program". Obama said. Elizabeth Warren, a favorite of liberals who has emerged as one of the Democrats' toughest critics of Trump. Since Spring, the campaign and many of its supporters had been calling for her resignation.



FISA considers legal options after Richard McLaren report into Russian doping

One is doping whistleblower Yulia Stepanova, the other is Florida-based long jumper Darya Klishina, who has received threats online from Russian fans who think she would betray her country by competing if the rest of the team is banned. The International Olympic Committee ( IOC ) said on Tuesday it would consider banning Russian Federation from the Games after a World Anti-Doping Agency investigation found evidence of a state-backed doping scheme at the 2014 winter Olympics in Sochi.