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Thursday, January 08, 2009
Your Morning Link Dump
Tonight's BCS Championship game may hinge on Florida's speed, anchored by World Junior Record holder Jeff Demps.
Angelo Taylor is headlining a goodwill tour of US military bases in Kuwait and Iraq.
Liu Xiang will probably not be ready to run at this year's outdoor World Championships, while Dayron Robles is targeting the World Indoor Record.
SPIKES online mag interviews Chantal Peticlerc, the Canadian Paralympic star who just won the Lou Marsh trophy, beating out such better-known athletes as Steve Nash, Martin Brodeur, Priscilla Lopes-Schliep, Emilie Heymans, Simon Whitfield and Justin Morneau. Canada probably does more for their handicapped athletes than any other nation on earth.