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  • Olympics: Canadian weightlifter Girard gets gold medal at last

    It took more than six years hut Christine Girard was finally awarded her 2012 London Games weightlifting gold medal on Monday to become Canada's first Olympic champion in the sport.

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  • Philadelphia Marathon 2018: Men's and Women's Top Finishers and Results

    New York's Tadesse Yai Dabi and Albuquerque's Serkalem Abrha won the men's and women's races at the Philadelphia Marathon, respectively, on Sunday morning...

    Bleacher Report
  • Luka Modric 'honoured' after winning men's 2018 Ballon d'Or – video

    Real Madrid and Croatia midfielder Luka Modric said he was 'happy, proud and honoured' after being named winner of the 2018 men's Ballon d'Or on Monday. The 33-year-old broke Cristiano Ronaldo's and Lionel Messi's decade-long hold on the prestigious award, becoming the first winner other than Ronaldo or Messi since Brazil's Kaká in 2007. Modric helped Real Madrid win a third successive Champions League title in May and also captained Croatia to their first World Cup final, being named player of...

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