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Gymnastics 02 May 2020 | 2:57 PM

On this day: Born May 3, 1942: Vera Caslavska, Czech gymnast

(Reuters) - When Vera Caslavska bowed her head and turned away in protest at the Soviet anthem during the 1968 Olympics, the Czech gymnast cemented her place as not only one of the country's greatest athletes but also as a powerful voice against Communist rule.

Other Sports 14 Dec 2019 | 6:38 AM

Original Olympic manifesto set to fetch as much as $1 million at auction

NEW YORK (Reuters) - As athletes around the globe prepare to go for gold in Tokyo next year, a 127-year-old artefact that outlines the very foundation of the modern Olympic Games is set to claim a hefty purse.

Hockey 07 Nov 2019 | 7:00 AM

Angry backers may take MHC polls to cops and Sports Commissioner

KUALA LUMPUR: Fuming supporters are threatening police reports and complaints to the Sports Commissioner after the Malaysian Hockey Confederation (MHC) elections turned ugly with the challenger for the presidency being disqualified.

Rugby 29 May 2019 | 12:18 PM

Walker to make silent protest during national anthem

MELBOURNE (Reuters) - Aboriginal Australian rugby league player Cody Walker has said he will not sing the national anthem before the State of Origin opener in Brisbane next week but does not intend for his silent protest to spark a wider movement.