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Other Sports 14 Jul 2021 | 8:16 AM

Lessons in Olympic spirit from 'Japan's' Korean gold medallist live on

YOKOHAMA, Japan (Reuters) - Long before American sprinters Tommie Smith and John Carlos made history with their Black Power salute at the 1968 Olympics, another poignant image of silent protest was etched into the conscience of Koreans – and largely forgotten everywhere else.

Tennis 04 Jun 2020 | 2:27 PM

On this day: Died June 5, 1953: Bill Tilden, American tennis player

(Reuters) - Bill Tilden's star shone brightly during the golden age of American sports in the 1920s but his legacy as the most dominant tennis player of his generation remains overshadowed by his off-court behaviour.

Cricket 05 Dec 2019 | 10:30 PM

Third sports book award for Hamilton for Cardus biography

LONDON (Reuters) - Duncan Hamilton became the first three-time winner of the William Hill Sports Book of the Year award on Thursday for his biography of cricket writer Neville Cardus.