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MORGAN UCENY RUMORS & GOSSIP

Uceny doesn't finish Olympic 1,500 after falling

Another major meet, another tumble to the track for American runner Morgan Uceny. Uceny was tripped from behind on the last lap in the Olympic 1,500-meter final Friday night, landing hard on her right knee and hip. She smacked her palms against the surface before erupting into tears. She was in a position to challenge for a medal, but her performance will go down as ''DNF...
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August 10, 2012  |  Discuss

Alptekin leads gold-silver finish

Alsi Cakir Alptekin led Gamze Bulut in a 1-2 finish for Turkey in the Olympic women's 1,500-meters Friday night. European champion Alptekin, who served a two-year suspension for doping after the 2004 world junior championships, won the gold medal in 4 minutes, 10.23 seconds, and Bulut took silver in 4:10.40. Two-time world champion Maryam Jamal of Bahrain won the bronze medal...
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August 10, 2012  |  Discuss

Alptekin leads gold-silver finish for Turkey

Alsi Cakir Alptekin led Gamze Bulut in a 1-2 finish for Turkey in the Olympic women's 1,500-meters Friday night. European champion Alptekin, who served a two-year suspension for doping after the 2004 world junior championships, won the gold medal in 4 minutes, 10.23 seconds, and Bulut took silver in 4:10.40. Two-time world champion Maryam Jamal of Bahrain won the bronze medal...
Via AP on Fox
August 10, 2012  |  Discuss
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