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  1. Women's World Cup -- Talent not enough for Brazil to win -- Roger...

    Roger Bennett

    Marta is the best Brazilian women's player of all time, but if the country is to contend at the World Cup, she'll need her teammates to step up, writes Roger Bennett.

    Story | Conversation | June 27, 2011
  2. Bulgaria gives up 139 shots on goal in 82-0 women's hockey loss

    There's the "agony of defeat." And then there's this women's ice hockey score from the European Olympic pre-qualifying tournament: Slovakia 82, Bulgaria 0.

    Story | Conversation | September 09, 2008
  3. Don't think the Olympics can be cruel? Just ask Richards, Jones

    Pat Forde

    Dreams come true for some at the Olympics. We see their joy often -- at the finish line and on the podium. But for others, like Lolo Jones and Sanya Richards, the dreams shatter in a matter of seconds.

    Story | Conversation | August 19, 2008
  4. Impressions of Sochi so far staff

    The Sochi Olympics have offered great venues, fine accommodations and cheap alcohol. They have also shown us the thrill of victory, agony of defeat and reminded us why we love the Games.

    Story | Conversation | February 17, 2014