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Sports News Roundup: Olympics-Horse riding to be dropped from modern pentathlon – report; Golf-Nothing Goofy about possible PGA return to Disney and more

[ad_1] Following is a summary of current sports news briefs. Olympics-Horse riding to be dropped from modern pentathlon – report Modern pentathlon’s governing body has voted to remove horse riding from in its programme at the Olympics after the Paris 2024 Games, British media reported. The Guardian said the decision …

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Cameron Smith doesn’t understand player complaints

[ad_1] Cameron Smith can’t understand player reservations about competing at this year’s Tokyo Olympics, saying he’s itching for the chance to represent his country. The Summer Games are struggling to attract a star-studded field for the men’s 72-hole event, with many big names — including Australia’s Adam Scott and world …

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Golf-Japan hails ‘bright news’ of Matsuyama’s Masters win

[ad_1] Japan sucked in its breath as Hideki Matsuyama almost blew his chance to win the Masters but the golfer’s one-shot victory at Augusta National sparked a joyous reaction back home as the country celebrated another sporting triumph in testing times.Matsuyama, 29, became the first man from Japan to win …

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