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Gymnastics 18 Jan 2019 | 1:56 AM

UCLA's perfect 10 gymnast targets domestic violence, body shaming

(Reuters) - The UCLA gymnast whose flawless floor routine became a viral video with more than 40 million views by Thursday said she wants to work with domestic violence victims and publish poetry she's written about body shaming and other issues she faced.

Other Sport 02 Jul 2019 | 2:21 AM

Ex-Redskins quarterback Mark Rypien arrested on domestic violence charge

(Reuters) - Former Washington Redskins quarterback Mark Rypien, who led his team to a 1992 Super Bowl victory and now faces mental health issues he says result from his years on the field, has been charged with domestic violence, police said on Monday.

Other Sport 13 Mar 2010 | 12:00 AM

Billionaire golfer Woods responders concerned about domestic violence

ORLANDO, Florida: The ambulance crew that responded after golfer Tiger Woods crashed his SUV would not allow his wife to ride with him to the hospital because they thought it was a case of domestic violence, documents released Friday by the Florida Highway Patrol show.

Other Sport 02 Jun 2012 | 12:00 AM

Boxer Mayweather enters jail for domestic violence term

LAS VEGAS (Reuters) - Boxing champion Floyd Mayweather Jr. was booked into a Las Vegas jail on Friday to serve a 90-day sentence for domestic violence against an ex-girlfriend, a term that was previously postponed so the welterweight fighter could compete in a bout.

Other Sport 02 Jun 2012 | 12:00 AM

Boxer Mayweather enters jail for domestic violence term

LAS VEGAS: Boxing champion Floyd Mayweather Jr. was booked into a Las Vegas jail on Friday to serve a 90-day sentence for domestic violence against an ex-girlfriend, a term that was previously postponed so the welterweight fighter could compete in a bout.

Other Sport 02 Jun 2012 | 12:00 AM

Boxer Mayweather enters jail for domestic violence term

LAS VEGAS (Reuters) - Boxing champion Floyd Mayweather Jr. was booked into a Las Vegas jail on Friday to serve a 90-day sentence for domestic violence against an ex-girlfriend, a term that was previously postponed so the welterweight fighter could compete in a bout.

Other Sport 27 Sep 2014 | 8:57 AM

Domestic violence, abuse top concerns facing USOC chief

CHICAGO (Reuters) - Of all the issues facing the United States Olympic Committee (USOC), the one that gives chief executive officer Scott Blackmun the greatest concern is making sure sport is free from domestic abuse and other violence.

Rugby 08 Mar 2019 | 8:26 AM

Rugby - Reece gets Crusaders start after domestic violence charge

WELLINGTON (Reuters) - Canterbury Crusaders winger Sevu Reece, who was fined last year by a New Zealand court for assaulting his girlfriend, is a "quality young man" who the Super Rugby champions are glad to help be his "best", coach Scott Robertson has said.

Football 29 Nov 2014 | 12:37 AM

Domestic abuse linked to football match days – Scottish study

LONDON (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Reports of domestic violence increase significantly on days of certain football matches, according to a Scottish study published on Friday.

Football 26 Sep 2014 | 8:57 AM

USOC and U.S. Football chiefs to discuss Solo

CHICAGO (Reuters) - The U.S. Olympic Committee's chief executive hopes to meet with U.S. Football this week to discuss why national goalkeeper Hope Solo continues to play although she has been charged with domestic violence.