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August 22, 2007 |
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True or false: Gabrielle Reece was the first female athlete to design a shoe for Nike
Lewis got halfway there on Aug. 6, 1984, by winning gold in the men’s long jump event.
Major League Baseball suspended New York Yankees All-Star infielder Alex Rodriguez for 211 games on Aug. 5, 2013, citing his “use and possession of numerous forms of prohibited, performance-enhancing substances” over many years as the reason.
Márta Károlyi, the U.S. team coordinator, questioned the age of some of China’s athletes, while the media reported online records showing two of the Chinese gymnasts were younger than the 16-year-old age requirement necessary to compete.
Prior to joining Nashville, Trotz played junior hockey in the Western Hockey League.
True or false: Each colour of the Olympic rings represents a particular continent
Can you name all 5 events in the Modern Olympic Pentathon?
The league had previously held several games in Atlanta before, including the 2014 and 2015 championships which each drew more than 8,000 people.
First foul ball broke her nose, second hit her in the knee.
Mays’ other career milestones include being named National League Rookie of the Year in 1951 and winning 12 Rawlings Gold Glove Awards as an outfielder — tied for most all-time with the Pittsburgh Pirates’ Roberto Clemente.
Time Inc. publisher Henry Luce created Sports Illustrated (SI) to be the first weekly printed national magazine focused on live sporting events, with the first issue hitting newsstands on Aug. 16, 1954.
The 23-year-old athlete out of Northeast Louisiana State College — now known as University of Louisiana Monroe — completed his record-breaking vault using a fiberglass pole, while most other vaulters were still using wooden poles.
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