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U.S. Olympic Trials Marathon contender: Ryan Vail

Ryan Vail made his marathon debut at the 2012 Olympic trials and he's back this year after battling injuries, hoping experience will carry the day.

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Ennis-Hill coach wants GB Olympics camp moved

Jessica Ennis-Hill's coach Toni Minichiello has called for the British Olympic Association to move the preparation camp for the Rio Olympics to a zika-free zone.

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Kenya raises Zika fears over Olympics

Kenya has reportedly threatened to pull its athletes out of this summer's Olympic Games in Rio if the Zika virus in Brazil reach "epidemic levels".

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Shiffrin to return from knee injury next week

Mikaela Shiffrin says she will return to World Cup ski racing next week in Switzerland after missing two months with a torn ligament in her right knee.

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IAAF investigating claims of doping in China

The IAAF is investigating the authenticity of a letter published in Chinese media that suggests state-sanctioned doping in the 1990s and casts doubt on world records set by Wang Junxia.

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Rio athletes dodge Zika with repellent, shelter

Concern over Brazil's outbreak of Zika virus has spread to many athletes who have traveled to Rio de Janeiro to train for the Olympics. Many are staying inside and using repellent to avoid Zika.

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Cyclist caught using motor at cyclocross worlds

Italian manufacturer Wilier Triestina says it will sue the Belgian cyclist who used a motor on her bike at the cyclocross world championships in the latest scandal to rock the sport.

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IOC sends countries medical advice on Zika virus

The IOC advised national Olympic committees to follow the World Health Organization's guidance on dealing with the Zika virus ahead of the Olympics, asserting that the Games will be safe.

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Norway's Kilde gets first Cup victory in downhill

Aleksander Aamodt Kilde of Norway won his first career men's World Cup downhill as a late starter, beating Bostjan Kline by .22 seconds for his first career victory.

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Rupp to step up distance, try for Rio marathon

Galen Rupp, the Olympic silver medalist in the 10,000 meters, will step up in distance and try to qualify for the Rio Games in the marathon next month.

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Bach: IOC plans to honor refugees at Rio Games

A group of refugee athletes will march together in the opening ceremony of the Rio Games in a symbol of hope for the world's migrants, IOC president Thomas Bach said.

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Greeny on Rio: Athletes shouldn't jeopardize health for Olympic dreams (2:20)
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Pregnant Aussie Olympians warned of Zika virus

Australia's Olympic Committee warned pregnant team members to carefully consider whether they will attend the Rio Games after an outbreak of the Zika virus, which can cause birth abnormalities.

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U.S. women's star Leroux pregnant, to miss Rio

Sydney Leroux announced Monday night that she is pregnant. The U.S. women's soccer star is due in September, meaning she will miss the Olympics in Rio, which are scheduled for Aug. 5-21.

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Fitzgerald Mosley leaving USOC for Laureus

Olympic gold medalist Benita Fitzgerald Mosley is leaving her post at the U.S. Olympic Committee to take a CEO position at Laureus USA.

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IAAF's lucrative adidas deal in doubt

Athletics' doping scandal may be about to land another blow on the IAAF with doubts raised about the governing body's sponsorship by adidas.

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Rippon wins first U.S. figure skating crown

Adam Rippon interrupted Nathan Chen to marvel at the idea of doing four quadruple jumps in one practice session, let alone the free skate at the U.S. Championships.

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