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[ 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

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[ 31 Jul 2012 | No Comment ]
ESPN: Serena Williams out of mixed doubles

Serena Williams won’t play mixed doubles at the Olympics, and the two U.S. teams will instead feature four doubles specialists — the Bryan brothers, Liezel Huber and Lisa Raymond. (via ESPN) http://es.pn/QTDBgt

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ESPN: Nathan Adrian leads 100 free heats

Nathan Adrian of the U.S. qualified fastest in the 100-meter freestyle preliminaries at the London Olympics on Tuesday, topping a tightly bunched field that included three ties. (via ESPN) http://es.pn/M7Z57b

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[ 31 Jul 2012 | No Comment ]
ESPN: UK man arrested over Olympic tweets

A teenager has been arrested on suspicion of posting malicious Twitter messages directed at British Olympic diver Tom Daley, U.K. police said Tuesday. (via ESPN) http://es.pn/R2DhAu

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via From Inside the Box http://blog.zap2it.com/frominsidethebox/2012/07/nbc-spoils-missy-franklins-gold-medal-with-today-promo-before-her-race.html

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via Celebrity Scandals: Gossip Center http://celebrity-gossip.net/olympics-2012-summer/us-swimmer-missy-franklin-takes-home-first-olympic-gold-702114

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via The Inquisitr http://www.inquisitr.com/288933/missy-franklin-wins-gold-in-100-meter-backstroke/

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via Us Magazine Latest News http://www.usmagazine.com/entertainment/news/pretty-little-liars-aria-meets-ezras-mom-for-the-first-time-2012307

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via Us Magazine Latest News http://www.usmagazine.com/celebrity-news/news/derek-hough-on-bristol-palins-dancing-with-the-stars-all-star-stint-good-for-her-2012307

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[ 31 Jul 2012 | No Comment ]

Dorset police looking into apparent Twitter abuse after user contacted Tom Daley when he missed out on a diving medal
Police are investigating after a Twitter troll accused Team GB diver Tom Daley of letting down his late father.
Daley and his partner Pete Waterfield missed out on a medal on Monday when they finished fourth in the men’s synchronised 10m platform diving event at the Olympics.
Shortly afterwards, Daley retweeted a message from user Rileyy69 which said: “You let your dad down i hope you know that.”
Daley responded by …