Dreaming of gold: Vietnam to send 23 athletes to Rio 2016 Olympics

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Dreaming of gold: Vietnam to send 23 athletes to Rio 2016 Olympics

Swimmer Hoang Quy Phuoc has become the latest Vietnamese athlete qualified for the 2016 Summer Olympic Games in Brazil, officials announced Friday.

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23 Vietnamese athletes to compete at Rio Olympics

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23 Vietnamese athletes to compete at Rio Olympics

A total of 23 athletes will represent Vietnam at the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil this August, according to the General Department of Sports and Physical Training.

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Phelps qualifies for fifth consecutive Olympics

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Phelps qualifies for fifth consecutive Olympics

OMAHA, Nebraska, June 29 - Michael Phelps, who came out of retirement in 2014 and rededicated himself to the pool, punched his ticket to the Rio Games on Wednesday by winning the 200 metres butterfly at the U.S. Olympic trials.

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Serena Williams looking forward to the tradition of Wimbledon

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Serena Williams discusses Wimbledon dreams and Zika risk at the Olympics.

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Amid crises, Rio 2016 officials confident sales will grow

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Ticket kiosks open up in Rio de Janeiro just a month before the start of the Olympics, and the numbers aren't where they should be.

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Russia cries foul, rest of world welcomes IAAF's ban

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Russia cries foul, rest of world welcomes IAAF's ban

Russia claimed the IAAF’s decision to continue its ban of Russian athletics on Friday was unfair and threatened legal action, while the rest of the world welcomed the move and urged the IOC not to go against it.

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Putin says to seek IOC intervention over Rio ban

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Putin says to seek IOC intervention over Rio ban

ST PETERSBURG, June 17 -- Russian President Vladimir Putin said he would seek the intervention of the World Anti-Doping Agency and the International Olympic Committee over the decision to exclude Russian track and field athletes from the Rio Olympics.

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Vietnam surpasses target of berths at 2016 Olympics

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Vietnam surpasses target of berths at 2016 Olympics

Vietnam has exceeded its target of having at least 16 athletes competing at the Rio 2016 Olympics in Brazil this August, with 20 berths secured so far, the General Department of Sports and Physical Training has said.

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Vietnam wins 20 places in 2016 Olympics

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Vietnam wins 20 places in 2016 Olympics

Vietnamese sports has won 20 places in 10 sports to the 2016 Summer Olympics that will take place in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, from August 5-21, according to the General Department of Sports and Physical Training.

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Brazil sack coach Dunga after Copa exit

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Brazil sack coach Dunga after Copa exit

Brazil sacked national coach Dunga on Tuesday after their humiliating group-stage elimination from the Copa America Centenario.

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New research finds low risk of Zika virus at Olympics

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New research finds low risk of Zika virus at Olympics

New research attempting to calculate the risk of the Zika virus at the Olympics in Rio de Janeiro may reassure organizers and many of the more than 500,000 athletes and fans expected to travel to the epicenter of the epidemic.

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WHO to weigh Rio Olympics impact on Zika spread

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WHO to weigh Rio Olympics impact on Zika spread

The head of the World Health Organization has asked a panel of experts to consider whether the Rio Summer Olympics should be held as scheduled due to concerns it could spread the Zika virus.

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Kuwait ban unlikely to be lifted on time for Rio Olympics, IOC says

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Kuwait's chances of competing at the Rio Games were dealt a severe blow with the IOC saying a ban imposed last year was unlikely to be lifted in time.

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Judoka secures Vietnam’s 19th ticket to 2016 Olympics

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Judoka secures Vietnam’s 19th ticket to 2016 Olympics

The International Judo Federation has announced the list of competitors for the 2016 Olympics, including Vietnam’s Van Ngoc Tu, the country’s 19th athlete to qualify for Rio de Janeiro.

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Vietnam in desperate search of successor to three-time Olympic badminton player

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Vietnam in desperate search of successor to three-time Olympic badminton player

As Vietnam’s top badminton player heads for Rio 2016 for his third and possibly last Olympics, the local governing body of the sport admitted that finding his successor has been difficult.

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