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Andy Murray, Jarkko Nieminen, Marcos Baghdatis, Olympic Events, Olympic Sports, Olympics, Roger Federer, Tennis »

[ 31 Jul 2012 | No Comment ]
ESPN: Andy Murray reaches third round

Andy Murray advanced to the third round of the Olympics with a 6-2, 6-4 win over Jarkko Nieminen of Finland at Wimbledon on Tuesday. (via ESPN) http://es.pn/OyrKIa

Aleksandra Wozniak, Angelique Kerber, Olympic Events, Olympic Sports, Olympics, Tennis, Timea Babos, Venus Williams »

[ 31 Jul 2012 | No Comment ]
ESPN: Venus Williams reaches third round

Venus Williams keeps moving forward in the Olympics. (via ESPN) http://es.pn/PiLASA

Beach Volleyball, Olympic Events, Olympic Sports, Olympics »

[ 31 Jul 2012 | No Comment ]
ESPN: Kerri Walsh-Jennings has pinkeye

American beach volleyball star Kerri Walsh-Jennings has pinkeye. She says she’ll keep competing at the London Olympics. (via ESPN) http://es.pn/MZ9jce

Olympic Events, Olympic Sports, Olympics »

[ 31 Jul 2012 | No Comment ]
ESPN: IOC defends China’s Ye Shiwen

The International Olympic Committee has sprung to the defense of China’s teenage swim sensation Ye Shiwen, saying she passed a drug test after her world record win in the 400 medley. (via ESPN) http://es.pn/OiqPKS

Olympic Events, Olympic Sports, Olympics, Shooting »

[ 31 Jul 2012 | No Comment ]
ESPN: Vincent Hancock wins gold in skeet

Vincent Hancock of the United States has won the gold medal in the men’s skeet competition at the London Olympics, his second straight. (via ESPN) http://es.pn/N8F41b

Fencing, Olympic Events, Olympic Sports, Olympics »

[ 31 Jul 2012 | No Comment ]
ESPN: Officials explain appeal process

Olympic fencing officials said Tuesday they had no choice but to reject an appeal by South Korea following the defeat of Shin A-lam in the semifinals of the Olympic women’s individual epee. (via ESPN) http://es.pn/M8orlv

Basketball, Los Angeles Lakers, Marc Gasol, Memphis Grizzlies, NBA, Oklahoma City Thunder, Olympic Events, Olympic Sports, Olympics, Pau Gasol, Rudy Fernandez, Serge Ibaka »

[ 31 Jul 2012 | No Comment ]
ESPN: Spain defeats Australia 82-70

Pau Gasol scored 20 points to lead Spain to a 82-70 victory over Australia in the men’s Olympic basketball tournament on Tuesday. (via ESPN) http://es.pn/R3kHrK

Olympic Events, Olympic Sports, Olympics »

[ 31 Jul 2012 | No Comment ]
ESPN: 2.1 million attend first three days

Organizers at the London Olympics say 2.1 million people attended events in the first three full days of competition. (via ESPN) http://es.pn/PisRGw

Equestrian, Olympic Events, Olympic Sports, Olympics »

[ 31 Jul 2012 | No Comment ]
ESPN: Germany takes team eventing gold

Germany has won its second consecutive Olympic gold medal in equestrian team eventing, beating out hometown favorite Britain with Zara Phillips riding before her royal family. (via ESPN) http://es.pn/NhGHZn

Judo, Olympic Events, Olympic Sports, Olympics »

[ 31 Jul 2012 | No Comment ]
ESPN: Officials still discussing hijab use

Judo officials say talks are ongoing to let a woman judo athlete compete for Saudi Arabia this week after they previously announced she would not be allowed to wear a headscarf in competition. (via ESPN) http://es.pn/M86lQy