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No. 2 Hyden/Scott upset in second round

April 30th, 2010

It was a surprise when No. 2 men’s seed John Hyden and Sean Scott lost a fourth-round matchup at the AVP Fort Lauderdale Open two weeks ago. It was a bigger shock when the duo dropped its second-round match Friday at the AVP Santa Barbara Open.

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Ex-VP says sport not doing enough for athletes

April 30th, 2010

As a USA Swimming prepares to discuss a new plan to deal with a rash of sexual abuse cases, a former vice president said Friday the governing body has dragged its feet for years and still isn’t doing enough to prevent coaches from having improper contact with athletes.

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U.S. announces hockey worlds roster

April 30th, 2010

2010 Worlds: Team USA roster

April 30th, 2010

American Donewald to coach China’s basketball team

April 30th, 2010

Bob Donewald, a former NBA assistant with the New Orleans Hornets and Cleveland Cavaliers, was hired Friday as coach of a Chinese national basketball team weakened by the injury to Yao Ming.

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Eriksson’s experience to help Ivory Coast

April 30th, 2010

Sven-Goran Eriksson believes the experience of two World Cups with England will help him turn Ivory Coast’s talented individuals into a team capable of making an impact at this year’s tournament in South Africa.

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Armstrong to be a father, again

April 30th, 2010

At this rate, Lance Armstrong may someday be able to field a full
cycling team of his own.

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Cavendish apologizes for two-finger salute

April 30th, 2010

Briton Mark Cavendish has apologised for celebrating his victory in the Tour of Romandie second stage in Fribourg with a two-finger salute at his critics.

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UltraSwim field is ultra-strong

April 30th, 2010

USA Swimming announced this week which Americans will compete at the
Charlotte UltraSwim in mid-May, and the field is the strongest we’ve
seen since the big meets last summer.

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Waterblogged

April 30th, 2010

The source for news, views and notes from the swimming world.

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