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Russia could march under its flag in Olympic Closing Ceremony

Yahoo Sports - 15 Dec 2017
Russia's flag won't be permitted at the Games, and Russia's anthem won't be played should any of the Russian athletes — who will compete under the banner “OAR” (Olympic Athletes of Russia) — win a medal. The removal of national regalia was a ...
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Like Election Rigging, Olympic Rigging Blows up in Russia's Face

Creators Syndicate - 12 Dec 2017
Both ended in humiliating public disclosures but bolstered Putin's claims that Russia gets no respect. Russian athletes can compete in the winter games scheduled for February in Pyeongchang, South Korea, but as independent actors. They won't march into ...
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Russia's 'Team OAR' eyes Olympic hockey gold medal

Toronto Star - 14 Dec 2017
OAR is the moniker imposed by the International Olympic Committee as part of Russia's punishment across all sports for doping at the 2014 Olympics in Sochi. That's likely to mean neutral-colored jerseys — though Team Russia executives are battling to ...
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Courtney's Spencer O'Brien wins slopestyle gold medal

Times Colonist - 17 Dec 2017
A bit of improvisation didn't hurt the Islander, a five-time X Games medallist, who made her Olympic debut at Sochi in 2014. “I'm pretty speechless,” O'Brien said in a statement after shunting Jamie Anderson of the U.S. to the silver medal and Enni ...
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Russians Can Compete in 2018 Winter Olympics Without Flag, Anthem

Financial Tribune - 07 Dec 2017
R ussian athletes will be invited to compete at the 2018 Winter Olympics, but their anthem will not play, their flag will not fly and any medals they win will not accrue toward the country medal count, the International Olympic Committee announced ...
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Russia Booted Out of the 2018 Winter Olympics Due to Doping Scandal

Transworld Snowboarding - 05 Dec 2017
Olympic officials rule Russia is not allowed to participate, as a country, in the 2018 Winter Games. In an unprecedented move by the International Olympic Committee (IOC), the entire country of Russia has been banned from competing in the 2018 Winter ...
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Catching US, Canada requires cash, people and 1 great game

Newsday - 09 Dec 2017
Sweden broke up the North American hold with silver in 2006 and won bronze in 2002 at Salt Lake City. Switzerland earned its first medal with bronze in 2014, while Finland finished with bronze in 1998 and 2010. Finland and Sweden both count on strong ...
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How Canadian lugers became winners

Toronto Star - 16 Dec 2017
Top women Alex Gough and Kimberley McRae, male slider Sam Edney and the doubles team of Tristan Walker and Justin Snith combined to produce, heartbreakingly, three fourths and a fifth-place finish at the 2014 Sochi Games. And six months before the ...
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Vote for the RTÉ Sport Awards Team of the Year

RTE.ie - 10 Dec 2017
All-Ireland winning teams including the Galway hurlers and Dublin footballers are among the nominees for the RTÉ Sport Awards 2017 Team of the Year. The Cork camogie team and the Dublin Ladies, who also won All-Ireland titles, are the other GAA ...
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A Kind Of Chaos: The Science And Sport Of Bobsledding

NPR - 14 Dec 2017
Bobsled is one of the thrilling — and punishing — sports in the Winter Olympics. The U.S. hopes to repeat its recent medal-winning performances at the 2018 Olympics next February in Pyeongchang, South Korea. Meantime, they're competing on the World ...

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