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2014-04-24 23:12:39

IndyCar Champ to Be Honored at Annual Sam Schmidt Paralysis Foundation Gala Indianapolis (PRWEB) April 24, 2014 The Sam Schmidt Paralysis Foundation

2014-02-20 23:01:33

As Bleacher Report Talks about Darkhorse Contenders in the 56th running of Daytona 500, DarrasLaw Founding Partner offers advice as to why everyone in racing should have rock-solid disability

2009-08-11 16:16:24

Scotsman Andy Murray had little trouble Tuesday dispatching Frenchman Jeremy Chardy to reach the third round of the Rogers Cup in Montreal. Murray, a U.S.

2009-06-14 11:15:32

Scotland's Andy Murray won the Aegon Tennis Championships in London Sunday with a 7-5 6-4 victory against American James Blake. The top-seeded Murray closed the first set by winning the last two games following a 30-0 advantage. Of the 60 points played in the opening set, Murray had a 32-28 advantage. In the second, he converted the lone break-point chance for either player to take a 4-3 lead and held serve from there to complete the match in 67 minutes, winning his second title this season...

2009-04-19 19:59:21

Dario Franchitti won Sunday's IndyCar Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach, leading 51 of the California auto race's 85 laps. The Target Chip Ganassi Racing driver and 2007 IndyCar champion was helped by the second of two key pit stops in his first victory since the Indy 300, the 2007 IRL season-finale at

2008-12-21 11:41:30

Olympic track cyclist Chris Hoy has been recommended by a sports advisory committee in Britain to be knighted for his sports successes, sources say. Unidentified sources said the proposed knighthood for the 32-year-old athlete, who has won four cycling gold medals during two Olympic Games, was rare as it comes during the height of his athletic career, The Sunday Times of London reported. Athletes typically knighted in Britain receive the honor after they retire.

2008-09-18 15:00:27

By MARIANNE TAYLOR SCOTLAND'S golden girl, paralympic heroine Aileen McGlynn, returns to the UK later today. Cyclist Aileen, from Glasgow, won double gold in the velodrome in Beijing, setting two world records in the process.

2006-09-01 16:19:35

By Simon Cambers NEW YORK (Reuters) - British teenager Andy Murray raced into the third round of the U.S. Open with a 6-0 6-1 6-1 hammering of Italian Alessio Di Mauro on Friday.

2006-09-01 14:36:42

NEW YORK (Reuters) - British teenager Andy Murray raced into the third round of the U.S. Open on Friday with a 6-0 6-1 6-1 hammering of Italian Alessio Di Mauro.


Word of the Day
dingle
  • A small wooded valley; a dell.
  • The protecting weather-shed built around the entrance to a house.
  • The roofed-over space between the kitchen and the sleeping-quarters in a logging-camp, commonly used as a storeroom.
The word 'dingle' comes from Middle English dell, hollow.
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