MotoGP riders pay tribute to ‘Michael Jordan of bikes’ Valentino Rossi — PNN – Paper News Network

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[ad_1] On Thursday, nine-time grand prix world champion Rossi announced he will retire from MotoGP at the end of the 2021 campaign after 26 seasons in the world championship. Much of the current grid grew up watching Rossi race and have regularly cited him as their idol and reference in MotoGP. Ahead of this weekend’s […]

MotoGP riders pay tribute to ‘Michael Jordan of bikes’ Valentino Rossi — PNN – Paper News Network
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The ‘Team NBA’ beats Australia and awaits rival in the Olympic final — World Today News

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First modification: 05/08/2021 – 10:58Last modification: 05/08/2021 – 10:56 Saitama (Japan) (AFP) The United States will fight for its fourth consecutive Olympic gold in men’s basketball by qualifying for the final after beating Australia (97-78), this Thursday in Saitama, and will play on Saturday for the gold with the winner of France-Slovenia. Australia, who reached…

The ‘Team NBA’ beats Australia and awaits rival in the Olympic final — World Today News

Olympic hero Tom Daley shows off incredible Team GB-inspired cardigan knitted while watching diving leaving fans stunned — The Sun

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Tom Daley works on his latest knitted design inside the Aquatics Centre

TOM DALEY has displayed his new Tokyo 2020 themed knitted cardigan on his knitting Instagram page. The diver, 27, won his first Olympic gold medal early last week and has spent much of his time since knitting. View this post on Instagram A post shared by Tom Daley (@madewithlovebytomdaley) He was spotted knitting in the…

Olympic hero Tom Daley shows off incredible Team GB-inspired cardigan knitted while watching diving leaving fans stunned — The Sun

When is the Tokyo Olympics’ Closing Ceremony? — For The Win

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The Closing Ceremony at the Tokyo Olympics will take place on Sunday, August 8 at 7 a.m. ET and 8 p.m. Tokyo time. NBC will broadcast the events live at 7 a.m. ET, and the network will also re-air the Closing Ceremony in primetime at 7:30 p.m. ET on Sunday. The ceremony will also stream…

When is the Tokyo Olympics’ Closing Ceremony? — For The Win

Andy Murray gets wild card into a Masters tournament he’s won twice before — WhatsNew2Day

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Andy Murray is wildcarded for the prestigious Western & Southern Open in Cincinnati… with the Scot having twice been successful in the tournament at the expense of Novak Djokovic The event is the ideal build-up for the start of the US Open on August 30 Andy Murray withdrew from Olympic men’s singles with a calf…

Andy Murray gets wild card into a Masters tournament he’s won twice before — WhatsNew2Day

WWE Possibly Returning To The ThunderDome Due To COVID-19, News On Contingency Plans — Wrestling News Blog

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A new report indicates that WWE officials expect to return to the ThunderDome in the next few weeks as COVID-19 cases begin to rise in the United States. It was noted by Cassidy Haynes of Bodyslam that internally, WWE expects that they will have to return to the Performance Center, or another venue for the ThunderDome, within […]

WWE Possibly Returning To The ThunderDome Due To COVID-19, News On Contingency Plans — Wrestling News Blog

Does weight lifting help you burn fat? — World Today News

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However, we remain unclear about how weight training modifies body fat. Part of the effect is because muscle is metabolically active and burns calories, so adding muscle mass through weight lifting should increase energy expenditure and metabolic rates at rest. After six months of lifting weights, for example, your muscles will burn more calories just…

Does weight lifting help you burn fat? — World Today News

Risk vs. Reward — Bike Snob NYC

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This morning, as I trundled along on my Eye Of The Tiger Bike: I noticed that a flower had lodged itself in my spokes: Its magenta hue perfectly matched the bike’s dated decals: I took this as a sign of good fortune…though I still don’t know how to interpret the fact that my Trigger Bell […]

Risk vs. Reward — Bike Snob NYC

Britain Olympian Katarina Johnson-Thompson suffers injury during heptathlon, waves off assistance to finish — The California Sun

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Katarina Johnson-Thompson, a world champion heptathlete, fell during the Tokyo Olympics event on Wednesday, refused the wheelchair to help her off the track and managed to finish the race. Johnson-Thompson injured her right calf muscle and fell during the 200-meter segment of the seven-event competition. Medical personnel tried to help her into a wheelchair but…

Britain Olympian Katarina Johnson-Thompson suffers injury during heptathlon, waves off assistance to finish — The California Sun

Tokyo 2020 hero Keely Hodgkinson’s old PE teacher knew Olympic silver medallist was going to be a star aged just 11 — The US Sun

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TEENAGE sensation Keely Hodgkinson was an Olympic star in the making at the age of just 11. The 19-year-old 800 metre silver medallist smashed Kelly Holmes’ British record of 1.55:88 on her way to second place in the final on Monday. Keely Hodgkinson (left) at a school sports day with fellow Fred Longworth High School…

Tokyo 2020 hero Keely Hodgkinson’s old PE teacher knew Olympic silver medallist was going to be a star aged just 11 — The US Sun