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US nabs 1st gold, choice for torch lighting questioned

CBS News - 08 Feb 2014
The United States claimed the first gold in the slopestyle event held amidst the snow-capped peaks of the Caucasus Mountains, some 25 miles northeast of the Black Sea resort town of Sochi where the main Olympic park is located. ... Rodnina and ...
the sochi 2014 winter olympics united states

Issues galore, resources limited for typical US Olympic org

The News Tribune - 12 Nov 2018
FILE - In this Feb. 21, 2014 file photo women's slalom gold medal winner Mikaela Shiffrin of the United States poses for photographers with the U.S. flag at the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics in Krasnaya Polyana, Russia. The organizations in charge of ...
the sochi 2014 winter olympics united states

Red Notice

The Times - 19 Nov 2018
After widespread systemic doping at the Winter Olympics in Sochi in 2014, Russia went on to host this year's World Cup. Now, despite master- minding ...
the sochi 2014 winter olympics united states

US Winter Olympics 2018 medal winners

Fox News - 12 Feb 2018
Coming in second place, Chris Mazdzer, 29, brought home USA luge's first men's single medal in history. He's also the first non-European athlete to win an Olympic medal in the event. Mazdzer competed in both the 2010 and 2014 Winter Olympics, placing ...
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What to Know About Every Single Winter Olympic Sport in 2018

TIME - 20 Dec 2017
That will be a leap for the athlete, who earned Team USA's highest ever finish in the Winter Olympic sport with eighth place in the men's 20-kilometer during the Sochi Olympics in 2014. But in 2017, Bailey won the U.S.'s first world championship gold ...
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Russia Banned From Winter Olympics by IOC

New York Times - 06 Dec 2017
LAUSANNE, Switzerland — Russia's Olympic team has been barred from the 2018 Winter Games in Pyeongchang, South Korea. The country's government officials are forbidden to attend, its flag will not be displayed at the opening ceremony and its anthem ...
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Putin Has a Chance to Woo the World. Thank Soccer, and Trump.

New York Times - 15 Jun 2018
In that respect, the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi did not quite work as envisioned. Western leaders stayed away, and Russia's record medal haul was later diminished later by indications of a state-sponsored doping program. The World Cup offers another ...

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