• Mi Jung Hur eagles 2 of last 3, tied with Brooke Henderson
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    Mi Jung Hur eagles 2 of last 3, tied with Brooke Henderson

    ''Last hole, I had a 230 yards to the flag and I just hit a 3-wood,'' Hur said. Henderson shot her second straight 66 , saving par on 18 with a 6-footer to match Hur at 14-under 132 in the Asian Swing opener. ''My first time to China, and it's really cool,'' Henderson

  • Boxing federation to develop Olympic anti-betting program
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    Boxing federation to develop Olympic anti-betting program

    LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) -- The international boxing association says it is developing a new anti-betting education program after three boxers were sanctioned by the IOC for gambling on fights at the Rio de Janeiro Olympics.

  • A look at rising costs for the Tokyo 2020 Olympics
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    A look at rising costs for the Tokyo 2020 Olympics

    An expert panel set up by Tokyo's newly elected governor says the price tag of the 2020 Tokyo Olympics could exceed $30 billion unless drastic cost-cutting measures are taken. Original bid estimates have been included when available. Located on reclaimed land in Tokyo Bay, the panel estimates the

  • Japan approves $1.5b deal for new Tokyo Olympic stadium
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    Japan approves $1.5b deal for new Tokyo Olympic stadium

    The Japanese government approved a 150 billion yen ($1.5 billion) contract Friday to build a new main stadium for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics, a project that has been delayed by more than a year. Officials said the stadium construction would begin in December after an earlier plan was scrapped because of