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Australian Olympian Jessica Fox fixes kayak with a condom before winning gold at Tokyo 2020

Metro UK 31 Jul 2021
The inventive fix did the job, with Fox – who has dominated her sport – winning her third and fourth Olympic medals and, nine years after her first appearance at a Games, finally got the gold she has craved for so long ... For more stories like this, check our sport page. Follow Metro Sport across our social channels, on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.

Opinion: ‘Simone Biles doesn’t owe us a darn thing’: Readers on athletes as commodities

The Los Angeles Times 31 Jul 2021
The Times’ editorial board weighed in on Biles, arguably the greatest American gymnast ever, praising her for highlighting the mental health struggles of athletes when she announced her decision to withdraw from the team competition and individual all-around final this week; so have sports pundits, some less charitably than others.
Edit fuses sports and esports to turn Tron into a reality

Digital Trends 31 Jul 2021
The 1982 film Tron, for instance, presented us with a neon-tinted vision of the future where players could compete in full-on digital sports ... According to Olimpo, Arcadia is the “missing link between esports and traditional sports” that aims to fix a huge problem with the impending metaverse ... The future of sports.

Could Erriyon Knighton be the next Usain Bolt?

Yahoo Daily News 31 Jul 2021
Knighton cemented himself as one of the rising stars in his sport last month by running the 200 meters in times that not even Usain Bolt matched at the same age ... “Not only was he fast, he was also physical,” Garcia told Yahoo Sports ... (Kirby Lee-USA TODAY Sports) ... In this current landscape of sports, they’ll have to fix that.” ... More from Yahoo Sports..

A proposal to fix Olympic baseball: make it a home run derby

Yahoo Daily News 31 Jul 2021
Yahoo Sports. A proposal to fix Olympic baseball ... So a tournament that goes a maximum of six and looks like an old timer’s day crossed with the futures game, plus the best beer league players you’ve seen and some guys you didn’t realize were still playing overseas hardly feels like the pinnacle of sport ... More from Yahoo Sports..

Forza Horizon 4: Great But Cheap Cars | Game Rant

Game Rant 31 Jul 2021
Note ... But this retro sports car has an impressive index, as well as an extreme launch speed that could fix all neck problems (or break it) ... There are the sports car lovers, and then there are the muscle lovers ... RELATED ... Still,�the�1973 AMC Gremlin X makes for a neat collector's item, being the first American-built import, and sporting a unique design.

Playing with data to win Running track with numbers - using data to win

TechRadar 30 Jul 2021
Last year at this time, nearly all sports events were cancelled due to the peaking coronavirus case numbers ... After a year of sport lovers getting their fix online, a huge amount of work is being done to improve one of the most important aspects of all sports – the fan experience ... Sports as a career arguably wouldn’t exist without its fans.

Weight Lifting, an Original Olympic Sport, May Be Dropped

Slashdot 29 Jul 2021
... International Olympic Committee finally took action last year by threatening to drop the sport from the Games in the coming months if the International Weightlifting Federation does not introduce a host of fixes, including rigorous drug testing measures and governance reforms.

FROM THE PUBLISHER | College football, exposed as a puppet show

The Mercury 29 Jul 2021
The pandemic made crystal clear that college sports is ultimately just a television show ... Is this what we want? Is this what Americans want from college sports? ... But I don’t know who is in position to fix it ... in competition for championships at the highest levels of college sports.

Chloe Ferry flashes underboob and displays her washboard abs in TINY crop top as she ...

The Daily Mail 29 Jul 2021
Chloe let her brunette locks fall loose down her shoulders while she also sported a pair of gold patterned tracksuit bottoms. Fixing the camera with a sultry stare, Chloe added to her look with a light pallet of makeup ... Chloe let her brunette locks fall loose down her shoulders while she also sported a pair of gold patterned tracksuit bottoms.

Simone Biles and Co. deserve immense credit for making Tokyo 2020 the Mental Health Olympics

Metro UK 29 Jul 2021
Except, Dumoulin did come back, with a genuine smile, a renewed passion for the sport and now with an Olympic medal that seemed impossible to even consider six months ago ... For more stories like this, check our sport page. Follow Metro Sport across our social channels, on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram How to get your Metro newspaper fix.

Jamie Lee Curtis' pride in transgender child

Caledonian Record 29 Jul 2021
Jamie Lee Curtis' child is transgender ... She said ... However, she told AARP - The Magazine ... The 'Halloween' star admitted Ruby's experiences have made her reconsider her "old ideas" that gender is a fixed concept and her own life is now a "constant metamorphosis" ... +10. Sport is back! Did you know these facts about the Tokyo 2020 Summer Olympics? ... She said.

Roadshow: The 2022 Acura MDX has more of what matters

Hastings Tribune 29 Jul 2021
The new MDX is bigger than its predecessor in nearly every dimension ... The fixed dampers don't quite match the rest of the sophisticated suspension, however. Driving in Sport mode on my favorite canyon road, the MDX is like two cars at once ... Switching between the Snow, Comfort, Normal and Sport driving modes only varies the SH-AWD torque distribution ... .

Olympics-based TV shows worth streaming on Netflix, Disney+ and more

Metro UK 28 Jul 2021
Watch the stories behind your favourite sports (Picture ... Is watching the Tokyo Olympic Games making you hungry for more sporting telly? ... André Holland plays hot shot sports agent Ray Burke (Picture ... It’s soapy, sports fun ... Sports Psychology ... Who is Sam Quek? Age, husband, sports career of BBC Olympics presenter How to get your Metro newspaper fix.