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Track and Field Jones admits doping before 2000 Games Marion Jones admitted using steroids before the 2000 Olympics in a recent letter to close family and friends, The Washington Post reported Thursday. Jones, who won five medals in Sydney...
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Don't look for Devers to bow out

...who turns 31 in November, has her sights set on the 2000 Olympics in Sydney, Australia. "I want to be the first woman...back-to-back-to-back gold medals," she said. "The 2000 Olympics will probably be my last." She has excelled in a...
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Fast start propels US women past Finland in opener of Olympic women's hockey tournament

...goals, while playing in all five Winter Games since the sport was added to the program in 1998. She also went to the 2000 Olympics as a member of the Canadian softball team.

...she is under investigation for possible doping violations. Jones, who won an unprecedented five track medals at the 2000 Olympics, is under investigation by the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency, with the Athens Games to open in six weeks. The agency...
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Surinam runner fails drug test, loses gold medal

...her gold Sunday after testing positive for excessive caffeine. Vriesde, the defending champion who also ran at the 2000 Olympics, was her country's first Pan Ams champion when she won at Winnipeg. She's also won silver and bronze medals...
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Australia, Greece resolve dispute Olympic torch relay security

...told Greek organizers that it is illegal for foreigners to work here as security guards.\r\rSydney, site of the 2000 Olympics, is scheduled to be the first city outside Greece to receive the torch.\r\r"Sydney can now look forward to...
America's shooting high

...looked worthy of them. But perhaps it's best to show caution. Even while going without a major gold medal since the 2000 Olympics, the Americans have had games where they looked like they used to. Those stretches haven't lasted. The Americans...
There's nothing left to hide for gay boxer

...does.Cruz is a fighter, and a pretty good one at that. He won 179 amateur bouts and represented Puerto Rico in the 2000 Olympics. By the time this year is over, he hopes to hold a piece of the world title at 126 pounds.But his legacy won't...
Most networks looking forward to life after the Olympics

...Tuesday. An average of 24.6 million people watched the games in each evening. That was a 14 percent increase over the 2000 Olympics in Sydney. Viewers showed a few signs of boredom last week, as the final five Olympic telecasts failed to beat...
Olympic flame leaves Athens on 35-day around-the-world trip

...burned outside Athens' century-old Panathenean Stadium for the past two months, flew first to Sydney - host of the 2000 Olympics - and will stop in Los Angeles, St. Louis, Atlanta and New York on June 16-19. The torch, driven to the airport...