Champion sprinters blaming others for positive tests

...made exceptions. And now they're paying a price.Both sprinters have run afoul of anti-doping rules. They claim they failed...Wadler said.Powell's agent, Paul Doyle, said the sprinter was referred to Xuereb through other physiotherapists Doyle's...

Usain Bolt sets his hopes high

...stay injury free so I can go into the Olympic season in the best shape that I can be."The six-time Olympic gold-medal sprinter is in Rio to run an exhibition race over the weekend.Asked to rate himself, Bolt was forthright."When I'm in great...

Mark Cavendish's hopes hurt in Tour de France

...of a changing of the guard among two of the world's top sprinters.For many British fans, with cycling's greatest race making...60 for Kittel, according to the Tour's Web site.As the sprinters battled it out Saturday, the two favorites for victory in...

Daimler spending $500 million to build new van plant in South Carolina, creating 1,300 jobs

...new assembly plant for its Sprinter vans in South Carolina, investing...AG, sold almost 26,000 Sprinters in the United States, second...Carolina operation reassembles Sprinter vans that are made in Germany...produce. About 80 percent of Sprinter vans are sold to commercial...

Jamaican sprinter Asafa Powell gets 18-month doping ban from disciplinary panel

...athletics for 18 months after the veteran sprinter tested positive for a banned stimulant...month after he turns 32.Once the top sprinter on the track, Powell lowered the world...win the big one.The 31-year-old sprinter tested positive for the banned stimulant...

2007 Dodge Sprinter grows useful for companies to use

...And there are two new Sprinter engines, including...segment. But the 2007 Sprinter is no mere commercial...and UPS, which use Sprinters in their fleets. Ordinary...They're ordering Sprinters as custom recreational...endless in the 2007 Sprinter, which has a starting...

Life & style
Time for Armstrong, others to shine as Tour gets serious

...GUERET, France -- Move over sprinters, time for climbers to shine...from their small crashes." Sprinters who have dominated the mostly...McEwen, Hushovd and other sprinters in the mass dash to the line...took the green jersey as best sprinter at the 2002 Tour. He now...

Other sports
Manuel siblings thriving on court, in pool

...them telling me what I was doing wrong on the court." SIMONE EMERGED IN the last couple of years as one of the top U.S. sprinters. She earned a gold medal at the 2013 world championships from the prelims of the 400-meter freestyle relay. She will compete...


Olympics Greek sprinters avoided drug testGreek sprinters Kostas Kenteris and Katerina Thanou and their coach were charged Thursday with avoiding a drug test on the eve of the Athens Olympics and faking a motorcycle accident hours later. Chief...

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South Aiken's track team is magnet for top athletes

...field was a busy place Tuesday afternoon. Pole vaulters, sprinters and high jumpers were stretching, practicing and talking...department manager at Home Depot and takes his lunch break to coach sprinters and jumpers. "It's good and rewarding working with the...

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