German coach kicked out of Olympic Games for PUNCHING horse that refused to jump during modern pentathlon

GERMANY coach Kim Raisner has been disqualified from the men's modern pentathlon after PUNCHING a horse. Raisner, 48, a retired modern pentathlete, was furious with horse Saint Boy after it refused to jump for athlete Annika Schleu in the women's event. And according to Reuters, the German took out her frustration on the horse by hitting it with a fist

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ICYMI: Kevin Durant and Team USA lose to France, Simone Biles is on to the finals and more updates from the Tokyo Olympics

Early Sunday at the Olympic Games, Simone Biles and the U.S. gymnastics team competed for the first time in a long evening of gymnastics qualifications, while swimmer Katie Ledecky got closer to defending her gold medal in the 400-meter freestyle event by finishing in the top spot following her heat. Then, Kevin Durant & Co.’s quest for a fourth consecutive

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Athletics: Sprinter Shanti Pereira bound for the Tokyo Olympics on wild card

SINGAPORE – Veronica Shanti Pereira will be the Republic’s sole representative in track and field at the July 23-Aug 8 Olympics, Singapore Athletics (SA) announced on Friday (July 2). Pereira, who holds the national records in the women’s 100m and 200m, is Tokyo-bound after the sport’s governing body, World Athletics (WA), rubber-stamped her universality place at the Games. WA’s Olympic

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Coronavirus in sport LIVE: Olympics called to be postponed, Premier League LATEST, and Khabib UFC fight to go ahead – The Sun

THE PREMIER LEAGUE has extended its suspension until April 30, but confirmed the season WILL finish in a boost to league leaders Liverpool. Elsewhere, Khabib Nurmagomedov's UFC fight against Tony Ferguson is still set to go ahead, as is WrestleMania 36. Follow all the latest news and updates as the sporting world deals with the threat of coronavirus… ARE EU

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