1. Hungarian Olympic Committee Backs Study of Possible 2024 Bid

    BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — Hungary's Olympic committee proposed Friday that Budapest consider bidding for the 2024 Summer Games...

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  2. Surfing Battles Wushu for 2020 Tokyo Olympics Inclusion

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  3. Michael Phelps Planning Return to Competitive Swimming at Arena Pro Swim Series

    United States Olympic champion swimmer Michael Phelps will return to the pool in a competitive race this April at the Arena Pro Swim Series in Mesa, Arizona...

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  4. Phelps Targets Return to Pool in Mid-April

    Michael Phelps plans to return to competitive swimming in mid-April, shortly after completing a six-month suspension for a DUI arrest...

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  5. Maze Prevails, Vonn Takes 5th at Worlds Downhill

    BEAVER CREEK, Colo. -- Despite having skied with confidence during a record-setting season, Lindsey Vonn did not medal Friday in the women's downhill at the world championships...

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  6. 81-Year-Old Sets Half Marathon American Record

    At Sunday's Surf City USA Half Marathon in Huntington Beach, California, Anne Garrett set a pending American record of 2:13:23 in the 80–84 age group. Garrett was 80 years old at the time of her performance, but turned 81 four days later...

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  7. Could Miller's Career Be over After Latest Crash?

    BEAVER CREEK, Colo. (AP) -- Bode Miller's world championships are now over. His career? On hold for the moment...

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  8. Klitschko Wants to Fight in Olympics Despite Being a Pro

    NEW YORK — World heavyweight boxing champion Wladimir Klitschko still hopes to compete in the Rio Olympics, but that does not appear possible...

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  9. Coach: Miller Had a 'Really Nasty Crash'

    BEAVER CREEK — Attacking with the all-out style that epitomized his career and created fans even outside of ski racing, Bode Miller crashed while leading the super-G at the world ...

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  10. Suspended Phelps to Return at Pro Swim Series

    Once again, Mesa, Arizona will be overrun with swim fans in 2015, as for the second-straight year, Michael Phelps will make his comeback to competitive swimming at the Arena Pro Swim Series – Mesa (formerly the Mesa Grand Prix) meet in April...

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  11. Big Crowd for 1st Boston Olympics Meeting

    "It gives us the opportunity, whether or not we get the bid, for the next two years to go around the world and market our city to 110 different countries," Walsh told an overflow crowd at the first of nine public meetings he has scheduled...

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  12. Vonn Retakes World's Spotlight for Downhill

    After winning bronze in the championship-opening Super-G on Tuesday, Vonn has quickly reset her sights on downhill gold and will push out of the start hut onto the challenging Raptor layout as the heavy favorite...

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  13. Bobsledder Meyers Taylor Nabs Fifth WC Title

    American Elana Meyers Taylor won her fifth bobsled World Cup of the season on Friday to extend her lead in the standings...

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  14. Bolt to Open 2015 Season on Valentine's Day

    Kingston (Jamaica) (AFP) - Six time Olympic champion Usain Bolt is to open his 2015 World Championships season on Valentine's Day at the Camperdown Classic, where he's expected to run the 400m...

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  15. Bruce Jenner's Courage

    When I was a growing up, yearning with my pals to be a track star, one of our heroes was Bruce Jenner. He won a gold medal at the 1976 Olympics in the decathlon, and he adorned our Wheaties boxes...

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  16. Dramatic Crash Spoils Miller's Comeback

    VAIL, Colo. -- Hannes Reichelt of Austria became the oldest world champion in alpine ski racing history Thursday, winning the super-G on a mountain that has brought him more success than any other during his 13-year career...

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  17. Video: Miller Crashes at Worlds Super-G Event

    Bode Miller suffered a nasty cut on his right leg but walked off on his own power after crashing in the World Championships super-G in Beaver Creek, Colo., on Thursday...

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  18. NY Times: Unmistakable Sound of Going Fast

    BEAVER CREEK, Colo. — In an Alpine downhill race, there is no more lonely and solitary place than standing over a pair of skis hurtling down the mountain at 80 miles an hour...

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  19. Audio: What Going 80 MPH Downhill Sounds Like

    Start-house beeps, chattering skis, wind in their ears and the eerie silence of a fall: Some of the top ski racers in the world describe the sounds of a World Cup downhill...

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  20. Tribute Planned for Skiers Killed in Avalanche

    BEAVER CREEK, Colo. -- Two U.S. Ski Team prospects killed in an avalanche last month will be honored Thursday at the world championships...

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  21. Why You Should Watch FIS Alpine Skiing Worlds

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  22. Bach: IOC Ready to Act in Russian Doping Case

    BEAVER CREEK, Colo. (AP) -- IOC President Thomas Bach says the Olympic body will look into Yulia Zaripova's doping case to determine whether to strip the Russian athlete of her gold medal in the 3,000-meter steeplechase from the 2012 London Games...

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  23. Shiffrin Now the 'Hunted' at World Championships

    BEAVER CREEK, Colorado, Feb 2 (Reuters) – American darling Mikaela Shiffrin said on Monday that she will embrace the weight of expectation when she defends her alpine ski world ...

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  24. Golf and Olympics: A Bad Fit

    Dan Jansen is more likely to be in golf spikes than speed skates these days, but his experience as an Olympic champion is never far from his mind...

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  25. Two-Time Olympian Chloe Sutton Announces Retirement

    CARY – Chloe Sutton, the only American to compete in the Olympic Games in both the pool and open water, announced her retirement from competitive swimming today...

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