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October 09, 2001 |
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The more than 67,000 fans who attended the game were also treated to pop concerts, parachutists and fireworks at the event.
First foul ball broke her nose, second hit her in the knee.
How Vonetta Flowers did make history at the 2002 Winter Olympics?
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.
True or false: 40 cars race in the Indianapolis 500
The league had previously held several games in Atlanta before, including the 2014 and 2015 championships which each drew more than 8,000 people.
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.
Lewis got halfway there on Aug. 6, 1984, by winning gold in the men’s long jump event.
True or false: The Houston Oilers became the first football team to play on artificial turf
True or false: Gabrielle Reece was the first female athlete to design a shoe for Nike
The last baseball Olympics event was last played in the 2008 Summer Olympics in Beijing
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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