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Image: David Buchan/Variety/REX/Shutterstock By Adam Rosenberg2018-04-21 19:55:02 UTC Colin Kaepernick may be the most criminally unemployed NFL player in the free agency pool today, but the actions that brought him to this point continue to pay off. Kaepernick was named Amnesty International’s “Ambassador of Conscience” for 2018 on Saturday. The…

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Curler Alexander Krushelnitsky faces allegations of doping.Image: Valery Sharifulin\TASS via Getty Images By Johnny Lieu2018-02-19 04:42:12 UTC It’s hardly the most physically demanding of sports, but a Russian curling athlete has left the Winter Olympics under suspicion of doping. Alexander Krushelnitsky, who won a bronze medal in the mixed doubles…

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Support for your countrymen comes automatically in sports, but perhaps not for American tennis player Tennys Sandgren.Image: Cameron Spencer/Getty Images By Johnny Lieu2018-01-24 05:52:08 UTC Everyone loves an underdog, but the fast-rising Tennys Sandgren is proving to be quite polarising. The once-unknown Tennessean is the first American male tennis player…

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Football fandom is a helluva thing. Philadelphia officials are so concerned over the possibility of rioting on Sunday night, after the city’s Eagles face off against the Minnesota Vikings in the NFC Championship Game, that they’re resorting to extreme measures: Crews are greasing up light poles to stop people from…

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