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Forrest defends welterweight title

...organizations with differing rankings. Forrest rose through the Augusta Boxing Club, and was an alternate for the 1992 Summer Olympics in Barcelona, Spain. He now trains in Atlanta, working at times with Evander Holyfield. Since turning professional...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/04/16/oth_259170.shtml
Other sports
Cold front puts brakes on Thurmond Lake angling

...championships. Crow is a Class A judge with the International Shooting Union and was a judge in the 1980, 1984 and 1992 Summer Olympics. He is also a judge in this summer's Games in Sydney, Australia. Ninety-four fishermen, including Georgia's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/04/28/fis_289301.shtml
Fishing
NFL kick returner acquitted on DWI charge

...chosen to five consecutive Pro Bowls between 1996 and 2000 and was a bronze medalist in the 200-meter dash at the 1992 Summer Olympics in Barcelona. Had he been convicted, Bates likely would have been given a suspended jail sentence and placed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/08/20/pro_385333.shtml
NFL
Nagano forecaster warms to difficult task

...located at about the same latitude as San Francisco and farther south than Barcelona, which was the host of the 1992 Summer Olympics. "We believe this is about the farthest south the games could be held in Japan with natural snow," Ito said...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/02/02/oly_221740.shtml
Olympics
The Other Dream Team

Now Playing Synopsis: This documentary traces the history of the Lithuanian national basketball team. For decades, the country's best athletes were abused and mistreated by the USSR. However, after the Soviet Union collapsed, the country fielded its own team for the 1992 Summer Olympics and became something of a cause célèbre. Although that was the same year the Unites States caused a worldwide sensation by sending pro players to the Olympics for the first time -- putting together a squad that included Michael Jordan, Larry Bird, and Magic Johnson -- the talented underdogs from Lithuania also captured the imagination of the public, thanks in part to their close relationship to the rock band the Grateful Dead. ~ Perry Seibert, Rovi Movie Details Play Trailer Buy Tickets Movie Review

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