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N.J. wrestler pressured into cutting dreadlocks returns to competition
Athletics

N.J. wrestler pressured into cutting dreadlocks returns to competition

Wrestling (Getty Images) For the first time since he was pressured by a white referee to cut his dreadlocks before a New Jersey dual meet, high school wrestler Andrew Johnson, who is black, returned to the mat Saturday. NJ.com reported Johnson did not wear a hair cover for his now-short dreadlocks during Saturday’s loss to Clayton/Glassboro state qualifier Jaden Hinton. Video
Mikaela Shiffrin makes World Cup history with 15th win of 2018
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Mikaela Shiffrin makes World Cup history with 15th win of 2018

US skier Mikaela Shiffrin. (Getty Images) Mikaela Shiffrin has become the first skier, male or female, to win 15 World Cup races in a calendar year after her slalom victory in Semmering, Austria, on Saturday. Shiffrin, 23, previously shared the record with Marcel Hirscher, who also achieved his marker this year, but Shiffrin’s win in Austria
Who is Lauren Steadman? Strictly Come Dancing 2018 contestant and Team GB Paralympic athlete
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Who is Lauren Steadman? Strictly Come Dancing 2018 contestant and Team GB Paralympic athlete

LAUREN Steadman is used to a hard training workout, but usually  for Paralympic events rather than Strictly dance-offs. Here's what you need to know about the British Paralympian… Getty Images – Getty 3 She is a six-time European Champion and Olympic silver medallist Who is Lauren Steadman? Lauren Steadman was born December 18, 1992, in Peterborough, England