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04 / 16 / 14

Argentine first division side Arsenal de Sarandí coach GUSTAVO ALFARO resigned after a "decision made by the club's executive board on Monday night." The club "quickly announced" that it hired MARTÍN PALERMO as Alfaro's replacement ( LA NACION, 4/15 ). Do you have an executive...

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08/15/13
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Liga MX side Puebla has announced that coach MANUEL LAPUENTE will be replaced by RUBÉN OMAR ROMANO . Romano: "I respect and admire Manuel's work, but football is like this. I am thankful to the people of Puebla and we are going to give it everything we have. I am excited and it motivates ...

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08/15/13
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South Korean golfer PARK IN-BEE "has been shortlisted for an annual award for female athletes presented by a U.S.-based charity organization." Park "is among the eight finalists for the Sportswoman of the Year honors in the individual sport category," awarded by the Women's Sports Foundation. Amon ...

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08/15/13
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Payne Sports Media Strategies CEO & Chair MICHAEL PAYNE : "CNN now dubbling #Sochi2014 as battleground for gay rights - going to be a real roller coaster for IOC clean venue policy & ambush marketing" London Guardian's RICHARD WILLIAMS : "Reaction of Rickie Lambert's England te ...

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08/14/13
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Six weeks after his introduction as managing director of Handball Bundesliga (HBL) club HSV Hamburg, FRANK ROST "was fired by the club." Following several disputes with the former football Bundesliga goaltender, HSV Hamburg President MATTHIAS RUDOLPH made it clear that "a further continuation of ...

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08/14/13
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A South African police spokesperson said Paralympian OSCAR PISTORIUS "will be served with an indictment now that police have completed an investigation into the shooting death of his girlfriend." A police spokesperson said that the investigation team "is convinced Pistorius has a charge to answer" ...

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08/14/13
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Bloomberg's TARIQ PANJA : "Bizarre product promotion: Rio-based flip-flop brand says 'buy one pair and we'll give you another sandal for just your left foot free.'" The Australian's PATRICK SMITH : "Nothing Dank says is of any importance or credibility until he tells ASADA. He believes he i ...

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08/13/13
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Liga MX side Pumas UNAM Athletic Dir ROBERTO MEDINA and Athletic VP ALBERTO GARCÍA ASPE "have been removed from their positions." Their replacements "have not yet been named" ( LA AFICION, 8/11 ). ... German football coach CHRISTOPH DAUM "will become the new head coach of Turkish side ...

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08/13/13
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British jockey MARTIN DWYER "has been banned for eight months by stewards in India after losing the latest stage of a fight against suspension." Dwyer originally had a 55-day suspension imposed for allegedly preventing his mount Ice Age from running on its merits. The ban "was extended after an ap ...

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08/13/13
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London Guardian's OWEN GIBSON : "Ohuruogu won by four thousandths of a second. A popular victory for the GB captain if Tweets of her teammates anything to go by." Pitch PR Associate Dir DREW BARRAND : "Just flicked onto World Champs. Shocking lack of fans in Moscow stadium. Very embarrass ...

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08/12/13
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Spanish basketball club Joventut has announced that it has extended coach SALVA MALDONADO 's contract for another year. Maldonado has been in the position since '11 ( EL PERIODICO, 8/9 ). ... Sixth-tier English football club Oxford City announced that it has hired  DIANA LOVERA as COO ( ...

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