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Who Decides What a Champion Should Wear?

Who Decides What a Champion Should Wear?

Who Decides What a Champion Should Wear? Who Decides What a Champion Should Wear? In the end, the mid-sleeved, long-legged unitard didn’t make it to the gymnastics team final at the Olympics. The German women who wore it to combat the “sexualization” of their sport were eliminated during the qualifying rounds. Instead, the usual crystal-strewn leotards cut high on the …

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The N.B.A. Champion May Literally Be the Last Team Standing

The N.B.A. Champion May Literally Be the Last Team Standing

The N.B.A. Champion May Literally Be the Last Team Standing The N.B.A. Champion May Literally Be the Last Team Standing The Milwaukee Bucks were in the midst of a comeback on Tuesday against the Atlanta Hawks, who were without their best player, Trae Young. With the Bucks up two games to one in the best-of-seven Eastern Conference finals series, a …

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Why Asia, the Pandemic Champion, Remains Miles Away From the Finish Line

Why Asia, the Pandemic Champion, Remains Miles Away From the Finish Line

Why Asia, the Pandemic Champion, Remains Miles Away From the Finish Line Why Asia, the Pandemic Champion, Remains Miles Away From the Finish Line SYDNEY, Australia — All across the Asia-Pacific region, the countries that led the world in containing the coronavirus are now languishing in the race to put it behind them. While the United States, which has suffered …

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Bafta TV Awards champion diversity as Michaela Coel triumphs for I May Destroy You

Bafta TV Awards champion diversity as Michaela Coel triumphs for I May Destroy You

Bafta TV Awards champion diversity as Michaela Coel triumphs for I May Destroy You Bafta TV Awards champion diversity as Michaela Coel triumphs for I May Destroy You After a lukewarm start, the Bafta TV Awards managed to liven up in time to see stars including Michaela Coel and Paul Mescal win some of the top prizes. In a night …

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Reading Dan Frank, Book Editor and ‘Champion of the Unexampled’

Reading Dan Frank, Book Editor and ‘Champion of the Unexampled’

Reading Dan Frank, Book Editor and ‘Champion of the Unexampled’ Reading Dan Frank, Book Editor and ‘Champion of the Unexampled’ I met him through Alan Lightman, who had emailed me to say he was coming to New York to give a talk, and did I want to have dinner with him and two guests — his daughter and a man …

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Pamela Kraft, 77, Dies; Arts Magnet and Champion of Indigenous Rights

Pamela Kraft, 77, Dies; Arts Magnet and Champion of Indigenous Rights

Pamela Kraft, 77, Dies; Arts Magnet and Champion of Indigenous Rights Pamela Kraft, 77, Dies; Arts Magnet and Champion of Indigenous Rights In 2012, the NGO Committee on Spirituality, Values and Global Concerns recognized her efforts, awarding her its “Spirit of the U.N.” award. Influenced by the shamanic teachings of Carlos Castaneda and others, her activism could veer toward the …

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Rick Scott says he gave Trump a ‘Champion of Freedom Award’ because he ‘worked hard’

Rick Scott says he gave Trump a ‘Champion of Freedom Award’ because he ‘worked hard’

Rick Scott says he gave Trump a ‘Champion of Freedom Award’ because he ‘worked hard’ Rick Scott says he gave Trump a ‘Champion of Freedom Award’ because he ‘worked hard’ Rick Scott says he gave Donald Trump a “Champion of Freedom Award” because he “worked hard.” The Florida senator presented Mr Trump the award at his Mar-a-Lago estate earlier this …

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Who Is Zhang Weili, the Chinese U.F.C. Champion Fighting on Saturday?

Who Is Zhang Weili, the Chinese U.F.C. Champion Fighting on Saturday?

Who Is Zhang Weili, the Chinese U.F.C. Champion Fighting on Saturday? Who Is Zhang Weili, the Chinese U.F.C. Champion Fighting on Saturday? Days before the bout to defend her championship title, Zhang Weili, China’s most famous mixed martial arts fighter, sensed her opponent was trying to get under her skin. The opponent, the Lithuanian-American fighter Rose Namajunas, had framed their …

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Bibian Mentel, Champion Paralympic Snowboarder, Dies at 48

Bibian Mentel, Champion Paralympic Snowboarder, Dies at 48

Bibian Mentel, Champion Paralympic Snowboarder, Dies at 48 Bibian Mentel, Champion Paralympic Snowboarder, Dies at 48 Bibian Mentel, a champion Dutch snowboarder who lost her lower right leg to cancer, then returned to the sport a few months later and dominated it for the next 16 years, died on Monday at her home in Loosdrecht, the Netherlands. She was 48. …

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Richard H. Driehaus, Champion of Classic Architecture, Dies at 78

Richard H. Driehaus, Champion of Classic Architecture, Dies at 78

Richard H. Driehaus, Champion of Classic Architecture, Dies at 78 Richard H. Driehaus, Champion of Classic Architecture, Dies at 78 Richard H. Driehaus, an avid investor who grew his grade-school coin collection into a fortune that he wielded to champion historic preservation and classical architecture, died on March 9 in a Chicago hospital. He was 78. The cause was a …

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