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“I told my team: ‘I will complete 72 hours underwater… unless I die.’”
ISTANBUL – Anadolu Agency
Thousands of athletes from around the world competed July 26 in the 27th Samsung Bosphorus Cross-Continental Swimming Race, crossing between two continents on Istanbul’s Bosphorus
HUY, Belgium - Reuters
The third stage of the Tour de France was neutralised for about 10 minutes on July 6 when yellow jersey holder Fabian Cancellara was involved in a massive crash that took down a couple of dozen riders.
SYDNEY – Reuters
A visibly shaken Mick Fanning arrived home in Australia on July 21 saying he would not turn his back on surfing despite needing a “miracle” to survive a shark attack off the coast of South Africa at the weekend
Jockey Ahmet Çelik rode thoroughbred Renk to victory on June 28 at the Gazi Derby, Turkey’s most prestigious horse race
Over 2,000 wrestlers face each other at the 654th Kırkpınar Oil Wrestling Championship in Turkey’s Thracian province of Edirne on 24-26 July. Here are the 10 facts you should know about the historic competition.
BAKU - Associated Press
The inaugural European Games in Azerbaijan are breaking new ground for disabled athletes, including Turkish judoka Şerife Köseoğlu, who is blind.
Competitive ballroom dancing, which is known as DanceSport, has taken off in Turkey shortly after the country was accepted as a member of World DanceSport Federation.
Turkey’s most prestigious horse race, the Gazi Derby, will run for its 89th time on June 28 at the Veliefendi Hippodrome in Istanbul.
Caner Eler, well-known in Turkey as a presenter for Eurosport and a writer for the Radikal website and Socrates football magazine, was diagnosed with bone cancer 15 years ago
SANTA CLARA, United States – Agence France-Presse
Olympic superstar Michael Phelps, who admitted this week he’s fed up with losing in a comeback aimed at the 2016 Olympics, won the 200m butterfly on June 20 at the Santa Clara Pro Swim
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