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Daily Archives: January 30, 2018

Olympics: Russian speed skater Graf refuses to compete at Pyeongchang

MOSCOW: Russian speed skater Olga Graf announced Tuesday (Jan 30) she is refusing to compete in the upcoming Pyeongchang Olympics, because a ban on her country meant there would not be enough athletes to form a team for the pursuit race. Following a ban over alleged state-sponsored doping in the 2014 Sochi Olympics, the International Olympic Committee (IOC) last week ...

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McIlroy falls short as Li takes Dubai Classic

Jan 28, 2018 Rory McIlroy squandered a two-shot lead with eight holes to play as China’s Li Haotong claimed the biggest win of his career in the Omega Dubai Desert Classic. McIlroy overturned a one-shot overnight deficit with the aid of three birdies in the first 10 holes at Emirates Golf Club, but bogeyed the 11th and 16th.

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Day outlasts Noren in playoff to win Farmers

3:48 PM ET Associated Press SAN DIEGO — Jason Day calmly sank an 18-inch birdie putt at 8:17 a.m. Monday in front of empty grandstands on No. 18 at Torrey Pines for his first PGA Tour victory in 20 months. There were no roars, just cheers from Day’s family and a handful of mates. In a rare Monday morning finish, ...

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Vasquez, Cox lead NSW AM

Danielle Vasquez in action during Rd one of the NSW Amateur at Royal Canberra GC Shellharbour’s Danielle Vasquez and Queensland’s Steven Cox lead the Women’s NSW Strokeplay Championship and NSW Medal after round one at Royal Canberra and Gungahlin Lakes Golf Clubs in the Australian Capital Territory. Cox sh… Golf Australia – News Headlines

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