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Noe takes the fast track to futsal history

Noelia de las Heras scored first futsal goal in Olympic history At 16, she is the second-youngest player in the Spain squad “Our objective is to reach the final and win it” When Noelia de las Heras was asked to try her hand at track and field earlier in her young life, she showed she had a decent turn of ...

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Fast and (Fury)ous: Kaz Grala celebrates success with new team

Kaz Grala will be a part of history this weekend at Charlotte Motor Speedway when the Xfinity Series becomes the first to compete on the Roval course, which includes most of the oval track and an infield course. Grala started the 2018 season driving for JGL Racing before team owner James Whitener was forced to close the team after 10 ...

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Fast Thoughts for Sept. 27: Bell's celebration gesture at Richmond a winner; previewing the ValleyStar Credit Union 300 at Martinsville

1 Here’s hoping Christopher Bell’s gesture of giving away the checkered flag after his Xfinity win at Richmond Raceway becomes NASCAR’s newest postrace tradition. The fact that Bell won at Richmond was no surprise, as he completed a season sweep at the track and tied… Nascar Racing News, Photos, Stats, Scores, Schedule & Videos

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Schwarber homers off lefty as Cubs strike fast

CHICAGO — The Cubs apparently don’t want to waste any time securing the National League Central title. On Sunday, they took a quick 4-0 lead against the White Sox and Carlos Rodon, scoring three in the first inning on an RBI double by Anthony Rizzo, a run-scoring groundout by <span class="token token-playerCard" id="token-195793036C… MLB News Index

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Fast and (Fury)ous: Kaz Grala honors his family’s dream in NASCAR

Some second-generation drivers are labeled in today’s racing environment as rich kids getting opportunities due to having money, opportunities others may never have in life. For Grala, yes, he does have a father who was very successful on the track, but to say Darius and Kaz’s grandfather, Kazimierz, came from money would be the furthest thing from the truth. Before ...

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This is how the Braves got so good so fast

Teams with a strong farm system often surge at the big league level sooner than expected. The most famous recent examples are the Cubs and Astros, who suddenly reversed years of losing with postseason appearances in 2015, a prelude to winning World Series in the next two seasons. The Red Sox went from last place in the American League East ...

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Analysis: Can fast cars and great racing still co-exist in NASCAR?

NASCAR is facing a great contradiction but one it must resolve if it’s going to be a lasting and viable option in motorsports. The problem is finding a common ground that fans, participants, team owners and the sport’s owners can learn to live with. It won’t be easy, because the issue is a difficult one. It goes to the heart ...

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Korean unity at Vatican? Not so fast, but pope cheers anyway

VATICAN CITY (AP) South Korean taekwondo athletes have performed for Pope Francis, after a planned show of Korean unity at the Vatican fell apart when the North pulled out at the last minute. Pope Francis didn’t seem to notice or mind, thanking the athletes Wednesday for their exhibition ”which was a show of the will for peace, the two Koreas ...

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