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Overtime

...changes because of golf's return to the Olympics next August in Rio de Janeiro...have as many as four players at the Olympics, provided they are among the top...playoffs will start the week after the Olympics. NBAHawks forward Scott is arrestedHawks...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2015-07-30/overtime
Olympics are returning to Beijing in 2022 - this time in winter

...opportunity to prove that smaller, advancing nations can successfully host the Winter Games."Friday's results mean the Olympics will be held three times in a row in east Asia: the 2018 Winter Games in Pyeongchang, South Korea, the 2020 Olympics...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2015-07-31/olympics-are-returning-b
IOC President Bach: Boston failed to deliver on 'promises' to USOC during failed 2024 bid

...the world's top 50, you should be able to play in the Olympics ... There's some countries where (players) ranked...disappointing" that all the best players won't be at the Olympics. AUCTION: The American flag that goalie Jim Craig...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2015-07-29/ioc-president-bach-bosto
Team golf event could work in Olympics

...next year when golf returns to the Olympics for the first time since 1904...UNIVERSAL TESTING: As the Olympics get closer, there are more calls...changes for the 13 weeks leading into the Olympics, when players are subjected to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2015-07-21/team-golf-event-could-work-o
Organizers believe 2016 Olympics will show better side of Brazil

Rio de Janeiro conjures clear images of sun, samba and soccer. Organizers of the Olympics that start a year from now hope that's what people remember after the games ? not images of polluted water, inefficient transportation...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2015-07-28/organizers-believe-2016-
California surfer wins 10K open water world title at Kazan

...for my country."The top 10 finishers qualified for the Olympics, including fourth-place Sean Ryan of Chattanooga...as hard as I can,'" he said.The chance to make the Olympics directly from Kazan drew a record 72 swimmers to the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2015-07-27/california-surfer-wins-10k-open-w
Boston drops bid for 2024 Olympics

...that."I will not sign a document that puts one dollar of taxpayers' money on the line for one penny of overruns on the Olympics," he said.Poll numbers that were in the 30s moved into the 40s, but didn't show many signs of improving anytime...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2015-07-27/boston-drops-bid-2024-ol
Baseball, softball up for consideration for 2020 Tokyo Games

...remain on course to get back into the Olympics. Squash, karate, surfing and...August 2016, when it meets ahead of the Olympics in Rio de Janeiro.The sports...alter its schedule to accommodate the Olympics.Japan sent many of its top professional...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2015-06-22/baseball-softball-consid
Poll shows Americans support having Olympics in US

...Bostonians are hesitant to play host to the Olympics, Americans across the country...people are asked if they would want the Olympics in their area. It dips even further...percent ? support a bid to hold the Olympics in the U.S. Yet just 61 percent...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2015-06-28/poll-shows-americans-sup
Rugby sevens still a mystery to many

...next year in Rio de Janeiro, where rugby returns to the Olympics after a 92-year absence. Sevens will be in the Games...matches.The United States has already qualified for the Olympics, and Isles figures Brazilian fans will enjoy watching...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2015-07-11/rugby-sevens-still-myste