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Olympic champion Weertman wins 10k gold at Budapest worlds

Olympic champion Weertman wins 10k gold at Budapest worlds

BUDAPEST, Jul 18 (REUTERS) Olympic champion Ferry Weertman added a world championship 10km gold to his Rio 2016 open-water title at Hungary's Lake Balaton today. American Jordan Wilimovsky, world gold medallist in Kazan in 2015 but only fifth in Rio, took silver and France's Marc-Antoine Olivier the bronze. Olympic bronze medallist Olivier had won 5km gold on Saturday at the venue, some 130km south of Budapest. Dutchman Weertman touched out after one hour 51 minutes and 58.5 seconds in the water, making the most of his longer reach to beat Wilimovsky by a mere tenth of a second in a three-man dash for the finish. The gold was a first for the Netherlands in the event since it first featured at a world championships in 2001. Britain's Jack Burnell, disqualified in Rio, finished fourth and 1.5 seconds behind Olivier after being second at the halfway stage. The top six swimmers all finished within four seconds of each other. The women's 5km event is tomorrow with the main swimming programme in the Budapest pool starting on Sunday. REUTERS SDR 1744

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Federer eases past Fucsovics into Melbourne quarter-finals

22 Jan 2018 | 12:32 PM

MELBOURNE, Jan 22 (Reuters) - Roger Federer reached the Australian Open quarter-finals for the 14th time on Monday but the defending champion did not have everything his own way against 80th-ranked Hungarian Marton Fucsovics.

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S.Korea's Moon says Olympics should lead to nuclear talks with U.S.

22 Jan 2018 | 12:25 PM

SEOUL, Jan 22 (Reuters) - South Korean President Moon Jae-in said on Monday more efforts should be made to ensure that inter-Korean discussions for next month's Winter Olympics lead to talks between North Korea and the United States over the North's weapons programmes.

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22 Jan 2018 | 11:33 AM

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MELBOURNE - Defending champion Roger Federer faces Marton Fucsovics of Hungary for the first time in his career in the fourth round of the Australian Open, while six-times winner Novak Djokovic takes on reigning Next Gen ATP champion Chung Hyeon.

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Berdych sweeps past Fognini into quarter-finals

22 Jan 2018 | 11:29 AM

MELBOURNE, Jan 22 (Reuters) Thomas Berdych belied his lowest seeding at a grand slam since 2010 by sweeping into his seventh Australian Open quarter-final with a convincing 6-1 6-4 6-4 victory over Fabio Fognini on Monday.

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Pacers make themselves at home in San Antonio

Pacers make themselves at home in San Antonio

22 Jan 2018 | 10:30 AM

Undated, Jan 22(UNI)Victor Oladipo scored 19 points and Darren Collison added 15 as the Indiana Pacers roared into San Antonio and beat the Spurs, the NBA's best home team, 94-86 on Sunday at the AT&T Center in San Antonio.

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