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March 13, 2009

One in five of China's athletes lie about their age

Is anyone shocked by this news? An x-ray analysis of the bones of competitors in the Youth Games in the southern Chinese province of Guangdong discovered that 3,000 of the 15,000 athletes, or 20 per cent, had misrepresented their age. Two thousand of them were too old to be eligible... [Full Story]

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November 17, 2008

16-year-old girl taken in amateur baseball draft

Not in the United States, but Japan. OSAKA (Kyodo) High school student Eri Yoshida was drafted by an independent league team Sunday, opening the way for her to become the first woman to play professional baseball alongside male players in Japan. The 16-year-old Yoshida, who attends Kawasaki Kita High School... [Full Story]

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