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2014 Sochi Olympics: So Far, Empty Seats Abound

Wall Street Journal - 06 Feb 2014
SOCHI, Russia—Inhospitable hotels were the big headache of the 2014 Sochi Olympics preshow. After the first day of full competition, it looks like empty seats could become the problem child of the Games themselves. A few events played to virtual ...

Sochi gold medalist Jame Anderson qualifies for PyeongChang

NBC Olympics - 16 Dec 2017
BRECKENRIDGE, Colo. — Jamie Anderson will be headed to the 2018 Olympics to defend her gold medal, and she's hoping to bring some big tricks with her. By finishing in second place, best among U.S. slopestyle riders, at Dew Tour Breckenridge, Anderson ...

22 Russian athletes take Sochi Olympic doping cases to CAS

USA TODAY - 06 Dec 2017
LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — The Court of Arbitration for Sport says it has registered appeals by 22 Russian athletes against their disqualifications from the 2014 Sochi Olympics for doping. CAS says the athletes have requested verdicts before the ...

Putin accuses US of foul play over Sochi

The Japan News - 15 Dec 2017
The Associated PressMOSCOW (AP) — Russian President Vladimir Putin accused U.S. agencies of manipulating evidence from the main whistleblower on doping at the 2014 Sochi Olympics. Putin said Thursday that former Moscow anti-doping laboratory director ...

Twenty-four Sochi Olympians to compete in Dew Tour in Breckenridge

Summit Daily News - 07 Dec 2017
Twenty-four medalists from the 2014 Sochi Olympics will take part in the Winter Dew Tour at Breckenridge Ski Resort from Dec. 14-17, which will also double as an 2018 Pyeongchang Winter Olympics qualifying event for the United States and Canada. The ...

SCO after Sochi

Pakistan Observer - 16 Dec 2017
Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO), since its inception in 2001, has transformed itself to become one of the most influential regional grouping that is reshaping the economic and security landscape for the entire member countries of the forum. The ...

Russian doping: GB bobsleigh team could earn Sochi bronze medal

BBC Sport - 29 Nov 2017
Discounting this possible bronze, British athletes had won a total of 26 medals across 22 previous Olympic Games with four at Sochi and four at the 1924 Chamonix Games. Data analysts have predicted Team GB will win five medals in Pyeongchang next year ...

Olympic panel details Sochi bobsled champion's doping case

News & Observer - 07 Dec 2017
An Olympic disciplinary panel says "powerful" evidence proved that two-time bobsled gold medalist Alexander Zubkov took part in the 2014 Sochi Games doping conspiracy. In its full decision published on Thursday of a Nov. 24 verdict, the IOC ...

Syrian President Bashar Assad meets with Russia's Putin in Sochi

ABC News - 21 Nov 2017
Syrian President Bashar Assad met with his Russian President Vladimir Putin in the southern Russian city of Sochi on Monday evening as a part of a "working visit," the Kremlin said in a statement. Interested in Syria? Add Syria as an interest to stay ...

24 Sochi Olympians to compete in Breckenridge Dew Tour

Summit Daily News - 06 Dec 2017
24 Sochi Olympians to compete in Breckenridge Dew Tour. Summit Daily staff report news@summitdaily.com. December 5, 2017. Share Tweet Comments (0). Summit Daily staff report news@summitdaily.com. December 5, 2017. Hugh Carey / hcarey@summitdaily.com ...

Space wanderer flies over Sochi (VIDEO)

vestnik kavkaza - 16 Dec 2017
Yesterday, the residents of Sochi witnessed a real space attack - a meteorite flew over the city, the local media reported. "The fireball flew along the shore, gradually leaving towards the sea, to the southeast,” the eyewitness said. Other witnesses ...

Putin Hosts Assad In Sochi

RadioFreeEurope/RadioLiberty - 21 Nov 2017
Russian President Vladimir Putin joined Syrian President Bashar al-Assad in praise of the efforts of Russian military forces in Syria. After meeting in the Russian Black Sea resort of Sochi on November 20, Putin spoke about the need to move from ...

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