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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 ...
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Russia's Antidoping Agency Is Reinstated by WADA

New York Times - 20 Sep 2018
The executive board of the World Anti-Doping Agency made the move despite a series of independent investigations that found Russia had orchestrated a vast, state-sponsored doping scheme that tainted the Olympics and other major sports events. It comes ...
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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
Olympics officials said they might lift the ban on Russia in time for the closing ceremony, suggesting the nation's flag could make a symbolic appearance in the final hours of the Pyeongchang Games. ...

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