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Nathan Chen prepared to capture third national title
Nathan Chen attempts to win his third national title in Detroit next week.
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Katie Ledecky dominates 400m free at TYR Pro Swim Series
The five-time Olympic gold medalist won the 400m free by seven seconds.
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Sweden makes bid for 2026 Winter Olympics
Sweden’s Olympic Committee says it has filed a bid to host the 2026 Winter Olympics and Paralympics, with luge competitions to be held in Latvia.
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Fallout from Larry Nassar scandal continues with latest resignation
Here’s a look at some of the individuals and organizations that have been affected by the Larry Nassar scandal
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Reports: Denis Ten’s killers sentenced
Denis Ten died after being stabbed in his home city of Almaty over the summer.
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‘I go skiing’: Ledecka chooses Alpine over snowboard worlds
CORTINA D’AMPEZZO, Italy (AP) — After months of agonizing over a decision she would have preferred not to have to make, skier-snowboarder Ester Ledecka has finally chosen to compete in the Alpine skiing...
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Georgian wrestler stripped of 2012 Olympic silver for doping
LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — A freestyle wrestler from Georgia has been stripped of his 2012 London Olympics silver medal after testing positive for an anabolic steroid. Oral turinabol was found in Davit...
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Olympic, Paralympic champions on list of Laureus nominees
This year’s nominees for the Laureus World Sports Awards include a handful of Olympic gold medalists, including Simone Biles, Mikaela Shiffrin, Shaun White and Lindsey Vonn. Paralympic champions...
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3 questions with Bradie Tennell before the U.S. Championships
The 2018 Olympic team bronze medalist sets out to defend her national title in Detroit next week.
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Europeans unravel massive tennis match-fixing ring
The suspected ringleader of an organized gambling syndicate is alleged to have fixed hundreds of matches and paying off more than 100 players.
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Katelyn Ohashi’s path from injury to viral perfect 10
Before her floor routine went viral, Katelyn Ohashi was an injured gymnast who wondered if she would ever compete again.
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Zubkov among four Russian bobsledders banned for Olympic doping
Alexander Zubkov, already stripped of two Olympic gold medals, was among four Russian bobsledders banned until December 2020 for their part in organized doping at the 2014 Games.
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Goggia preparing for comeback following ankle injury
Olympic downhill champion, Sofia Goggia, is eyeing a return to compete on Jan. 26 and 27 following a broken bone in her right ankle.
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Three questions with Madison Hubbell, Zachary Donohue before U.S. Championships
The 2018 Worlds silver medalists set out to defend their national title in Detroit next week.
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Mikaela Shiffrin wins Kronplatz giant slalom for her 10th win of the season
Shiffrin entered Kronplatz ranked third in the World Cup giant slalom standings, but moves into first place with the win.
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Shiffrin cruises to GS win in Kronplatz
Mikaela Shiffrin look a big lead after her first run, but sealed the giant slalom victory in Kronplatz, Italy on her second run.
How to watch Lindsey Vonn in her season debut
Lindsey Vonn‘s return to the World Cup circuit headlines a busy week in winter sports.
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Andy Murray loses in first round of Australian Open
If this was it for Andy Murray, if this truly was it, he gave himself quite a gutsy goodbye.
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Michigan ends relationship with former USA gym exec Faehn
The University of Michigan ended its relationship with former USA gymnastics executive Rhonda Faehn on Sunday, three days after she agreed to work as a coaching consultant for the women's team.
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Marcel Hirscher owns Adelboden, wins snowy slalom
The slalom victory is a record-setting ninth win at Adelboden for Marcel Hirscher.
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Katie Ledecky is untouchable in 1500m freestyle in Knoxville
Katie Ledecky was a perfect 4-for-4 in Knoxville, winning every race she entered
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U.S. Freeski Slopestylers stomp onto World Cup podiums
This is the 11th and 12th podium finish for the U.S. in the 2018-19 World Cup season.
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U.S.’ Sophie Caldwell fifth in World Cup cross-country sprint final
Caldwell has seven top-three sprint finishes in her World Cup career.
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Marcel Hirscher secures GS win with second run magic
This is Hirscher's 66th career World Cup win.
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Katie Ledecky dominates field in 400m free
Katie Ledecky won the women’s 400m free by seven seconds on Friday evening at the TYR Pro Swim Series stop in Knoxville, Tenn.
Russian curler Krushelnitsky drops plans for doping appeal
The Russian Alexander Krushelnitsky, who was stripped of a bronze medal for doping at last year’s Winter Olympics, has dropped plans to appeal against his four-year ban.
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WADA starts work on copying doping data in Moscow lab
World Anti-Doping Agency experts have started the process of copying data from a Moscow laboratory that could implicate numerous Russian athletes in past drug cases.
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Five-time world champion figure skater to develop U.S. pairs training center
Robin Szolkowy won five world championship titles with Aliona Savchenko.
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Andy Murray plans to retire this season
Andy Murray said he hopes to retire this season after Wimbledon, but acknowledged he might not make it to that point. Murray, 31, spoke through tears at a press conference in the lead-up to the...
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Katie Ledecky cruises to 400m IM victory
Katie Ledecky kicked off her 2019 with a dominating victory in the first TYR Pro Swim Series event of the season.
Olympic gymnast Aly Raisman breaks elbow in fall on stairs
BOSTON — Olympic gymnast Aly Raisman says she is recovering from a broken elbow suffered in a fall on the stairs. Raisman in a Twitter post says “I survived two Olympic Games and 19 years of...
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Olympic medalists headline TYR Pro Swim Series in Knoxville
The competition in Knoxville features a deep field, including five-time Olympic gold medalist Katie Ledecky and four-time Olympic medalist Simone Manuel.
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Boston Marathon elite field announced
Boylston Street will see a few familiar faces when the 123rd edition of the Boston Marathon takes place on April 15. The Boston Athletic Association and sponsor John Hancock announced the elite field on...
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Lindsey Vonn set to make season debut next Friday
Planning to make her competitive debut this weekend in St. Anton, Austria, Lindsey Vonn’s plans were pushed back due to weather-related cancellations.
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Russia says ‘understanding’ reached on doping data for WADA
MOSCOW (AP) — The Kremlin says there is “understanding” on how crucial data on drug use by Russian athletes will be handed over to the World Anti-Doping Agency, whose representatives arrived in Moscow on...
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Former national champion pairs skater under ‘interim restriction’ by SafeSport
The SafeSport website shows John Coughlin listed as "Interim Measure - Restriction."
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Gracie Gold withdraws from nationals
Gold told her followers that she's "trusted the process" since returning to competitive skating.
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Sochi Olympic team bronze medalist Marissa Castelli ‘moves on’ from figure skating
Marissa Castelli and Simon Shnapir won a bronze medal in the team event at the 2014 Sochi Olympics.
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Japanese wrestling legend Saori Yoshida announces retirement
The three-time Olympic gold medalist and 13-time world champion retires as one of the greatest wrestlers of all time.
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Taekwondo coach Jean Lopez’s ban lifted in misconduct case
DENVER (AP) — An arbitration panel has ruled in favor of taekwondo coach Jean Lopez, meaning his name has been removed from the U.S. Center for SafeSport’s sanctioned list and he is free to resume coaching...
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Shiffrin’s slalom streak is snapped at Flachau World Cup
After finishing second to Shiffrin in the first five World Cup slaloms of the season, Slovakia’s Petra Vlhova finally made her breakthrough.
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Osterman, Abbott headline 2019 USA Softball roster
Cat Osterman has two Olympic medals and one of the most impressive resumes in her sport. That didn’t stop her from crying when she learned she’d made the 2019 USA Softball roster. “I am...
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Mikaela Shiffrin's run at Flachau women's slalom
Mikaela Shiffrin makes her second run at the women's slalom in Flachau, Austria.
What to watch this week in winter sports
Two-time Olympic gold medalist Ted Ligety is expected to lead a deep U.S. contingent in giant slalom, airing live Saturday on Olympic Channel.
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WADA to return to Moscow lab in search of elusive data
MOSCOW — The World Anti-Doping Agency is returning to the Moscow anti-doping lab this week in hopes of obtaining data it did not receive before a Dec. 31 deadline. The Russians were supposed to turn over...
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USA Cycling hires New Balance boss DeMartini as its CEO
USA Cycling brings in Rob DeMartini with the hope that the former New Balance boss can lead the team to the 2020 Tokyo Olympics.
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Former NFLers take to curling, aim for Olympics
This edition of Power of Possible highlights a quartet of former NFL players forming a curling team, with dreams of participating in the 2022 Olympics.
Lindsey Vonn to make season debut this weekend
Lindsey Vonn delayed the start of her season after injuring her knee in a training crash on November 19.
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Slalom ‘King’ Marcel Hirscher gets World Cup win
Marcel Hirscher puts in "hard-working day" to get slalom win in Zagreb
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Norway’s Oestberg wins first Tour de Ski; U.S.’ Diggins finishes off podium
Jessie Diggins finished sixth in the Final Climb and sixth overall in the final Tour de Ski standings.
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Mirai Nagasu will skip nationals, reveals past surgery
Nagasu added that being left off the 2014 Olympic team, after finishing fourth in Vancouver, left her "devastated and heartbroken."
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Shiffrin gets 37th World Cup title with slalom win
Mikaela Shiffrin bounces back from a mistake early in the course to take another slalom World Cup title in Zagreb, Croatia.
Shiffrin crowned ‘Snow Queen’ with World Cup slalom win
Mikaela Shiffrin has now won 12 out of the last 13 slalom races in the World Cup.
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