1. Vonn Named Pyeongchang's 1st Foreign Ambassador

    SEOUL, South Korea -- South Korean Olympic organizers have appointed U.S. skier Lindsey Vonn as an honorary ambassador for the 2018 Winter Olympic Games in Pyeongchang.....

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  2. Michael Phelps, Ryan Lochte to Compete in Charlotte

    Gold medalists Nathan Adrian (Bremerton, Wash.), Natalie Coughlin (Vallejo, Calif.), Ryan Lochte (Daytona Beach, Fla.) and Michael Phelps (Baltimore, Md...

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  3. Liukin to Serve as Indy 500 Grand Marshal

    INDIANAPOLIS, Monday, May 4, 2015 – Nastia Liukin, the individual all-around gold medalist at the 2008 Olympic Games in Beijing and one of the most successful gymnasts in U.S...

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  4. Video: Team USA Wins Golden Baton at World Relays

    Team USA successfully defended the Golden Baton at the IAAF World Relays. Americans won seven gold medals and set two world records in the Bahamas...

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  5. Report: Jenner Sued over Fatal Car Accident

    (CNN)The adult stepchildren of a woman killed in February in a four-car crash that also included Bruce Jenner have filed a civil lawsuit against the former Olympian and reality TV star...

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  6. Jamaica Exacts Revenge on U.S. at World Relays, Without UsainBolt

    Jamaica beat the U.S. in sprints on the final night of the IAAF World Relays, without Usain Bolt and Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce in Nassau, Bahamas, on Sunday night...

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  7. BBC Wins Rights to America's Cup

    The BBC has secured the rights to show highlights of the 35th America's Cup, as Britain's Sir Ben Ainslie attempts to win the prestigious race again...

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  8. Video: Team USA Upsets Bolt, Jamaica at World Relays

    4X100 METRES RELAY MEN 1 USA UNITED STATES USA USA 37.38 CR 8 0.159 2 JAM JAMAICA JAM JAM 37.68 SB 7 0.162 3 JPN JAPAN JPN JPN 38.20 SB 6 0.184 4 BRA BRAZIL BRA BRA 38.63 SB 5 0.418 5 FRA FRANCE FRA FRA 38...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 4 days ago 32 reads 0 comments

  9. An Unexpected Health Benefit of the Beijing Olympics

    It turns out the Beijing Olympics were about more than just spectacle. A new analysis that examined the lower levels of air pollution leading up to the weeks-long event suggests that ...

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  10. Kim Rhode Still No. 1 After Difficult Pregnancy, Gun Change on Road to History

    Kim Rhode laid out her five Olympic medals — one each from 1996, 2000, 2004, 2008 and 2012 — and tweeted the day after the London Olympic Closing Ceremony...

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  11. Usain Bolt: I Have No Issues with Justin Gatlin

    Usain Bolt said he has no issues with top rival Justin Gatlin on Friday, ahead of potential Jamaica-U.S. duels at the IAAF World Relays in The Bahamas (Universal Sports, UniversalSports...

    Drew Morita Written by Drew Morita about 5 days ago 27 reads 0 comments

  12. US Pairs Skater Denney out After Knee Surgery

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  13. Olympic Weightlifter Militosyan Dies at 64

    YEREVAN, Armenia (AP) — Vardan Militosyan, an Olympic silver medalist and two-time European champion weightlifter for the Soviet Union, has died. He was 64...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 7 days ago 24 reads 0 comments

  14. Bolt's Road to Rio, Retirement to Turn into Doc

    Usain Bolt will be followed by cameras, reportedly starting in May, to film a feature-length documentary for theatrical release about his preparations for the Rio 2016 Olympics and his planned 2017 retirement...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 8 days ago 35 reads 0 comments

  15. Olympic Boss Talks Up Potential Australia 2028 Bid

    Australia would have a good chance of success if it bid to host the 2028 Olympic Games in Queensland state, International Olympic Committee President Thomas Bach said on Wednesday (Thursday NZT)...

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  16. Bolt Plans to Run at Golden Spike in May

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  17. Volleyball, Soccer Top List of Olympic Tickets

    RIO DE JANEIRO -- Rio's Olympic committee says volleyball and soccer are the most popular sports for fans seeking tickets for the 2016 Games...

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  18. Ukrainian Biathlete Sergei Sednev Gets 2-Year Doping Ban

    The International Biathlon Union says Sergei Sednev of Ukraine, who retired in December, has been banned for two years for doping...

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  19. Japan Ski Jumper Noriaki Kasai Wants to Compete Past Age 50

    Seven-time Olympic ski jumper Noriaki Kasai isn't ruling out trying to reach 10 Olympics before he retires, eyeing the 2026 Winter Games if they are awarded to his native Sapporo, should the Japanese city bid...

    Drew Morita Written by Drew Morita about 9 days ago 7 reads 0 comments

  20. Missy Franklin on Her Dream Relay, Unusual Autographs, 'The Worm'

    Five-time Olympic swimming medalist Missy Franklin took time last week to answer questions from OlympicTalk as she announced a new role as a Laureus Ambassador...

    Drew Morita Written by Drew Morita about 9 days ago 18 reads 0 comments

  21. Ski Jump Legend Kasai Eyes 2026 Games

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  22. Badminton Star Lee Chong Wei Receives Backdated Dopingban

    Malaysian star Lee Chong Wei can return to badminton competition Friday after receiving a backdated eight-month ban for failing a drug test Aug. 30...

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  23. IOC President Thomas Bach Promises Help for Nepal After Earthquake

    NEW DELHI -- IOC president Thomas Bach says the Olympic body will do everything possible to help sports in Nepal recover from the devastating earthquake in the Himalayan kingdom...

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  24. Bomber's Attorneys Arguing Against Execution

    BOSTON (AP) — Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev's life is on the line as his lawyers return to federal court to make their case that he should be spared the death penalty...

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  25. WADA Seeks Whistleblowers' Input on Russian Doping

    MONTREAL (AP) — The World Anti-Doping Agency has set up an online site for whistleblowers to report information about doping in Russia...

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