Olympic Winter Games Newswire (Page 7)

Olympic Winter Games Newswire (Page 7)

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  1. Osmond leads after short program at France grand prixRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Reuters

    Canada's Kaetlyn Osmond took the lead in the France grand prix with a crowd-pleasing but flawed short program on Friday. Figure Ice Skating - ISU Grand Prix of Figure Skating Internationaux de France - Pole Sud Ice Rink, Grenoble, France - November 17, 2017 Kaetlyn Osmond of Canada performs during the Ladies Short Program REUTERS/Robert Pratta Skating to Edith Piaf's "Sous le ciel de Paris" and "Milord" at the Internationaux de France in Grenoble, Osmond had the crowd clapping along despite landing awkwardly on her double toeloop and putting her hand on the ice to regain balance after her triple lutz.

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  2. US star Erin Hamlin nears the end of her long luge journeyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Powhatan Today

    Erin Hamlin is looking forward to normalcy. She is getting married next summer in her hometown.

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  3. Former U of H track star qualifies for Olympic bobsleddingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | KXAN-TV Austin

    ... to bobsled in the Olympic games. She competed in the 2008 and 2012 summer games as well as the 2014 Olympic winter games. KXAN.com provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you ...

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  4. Russian TV Will 'Not Show Winter Olympics' If Team BannedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | News Max

    Russian state television said Friday it would not broadcast the Winter Olympics from South Korea next year if the Russian team is banned from the games over doping. The International Olympic Committee's executive board is due to meet next month to consider whether Russia can compete in Pyeongchang in February, after evidence of widespread cheating emerged in 2015.

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  5. History! Nigeria's Bobsled Team Is Headed To The Winter OlympicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Essence Magazine

    the bobsled team qualified in Canada after completing the fifth of the required five races. The team is the first African team to qualify in the bobsled category.

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  6. Nigerian Bobsled Team Heading to the OlympicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Neatorama

    The Nigerian women's bobsled team has qualified to compete at the Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea, this coming February. The team is the first from Nigeria to ever compete in the Winter Games.

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  7. IOC to decide Dec. 5 if Russia goes to 2018 Winter OlympicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | KFMB-TV San Diego

    World Anti-Doping ... . Russian National Anti-doping Agency RUSADA head Yuri Ganus speaks during a news conference in Moscow, Russia, Thursday, Nov. 16, 2017, saying his agency has reformed to WADA standards to be "completely independent".

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  8. Olympic leaders will decide next month on Russian ban at 2018 Winter GamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Los Angeles Times

    The Russian flag flies next to the Olympic flag during the closing ceremony of the Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia, on Feb. 23, 2014. The Russian flag flies next to the Olympic flag during the closing ceremony of the Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia, on Feb. 23, 2014.

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  9. Nigeria Women's Bobsled Team Qualifying For Winter Olympics Is MagicRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | NewsOne

    The team qualified for the bobsled category at the upcoming Winter Olympics in PyeongChang after they finished strong at the last of five qualifying races in Calgary, Alberta on Wednesday. This victory means the group will be the first African team to participate in that category in the games next year.

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  10. David Chang Is Going to Be Reporting on Food at the 2018 Winter OlympicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | She Knows

    Justina Huddleston is an editor and the head writer for TD monthly Magazine . She has been a freelance writer for several years, though her real passion is cooking.

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  11. Women become first Nigerian qualifiers, African bobsledders at Winter GamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | CBS Sports

    Three Nigerian women will represent their country at the 2018 Winter Olympics, and they'll make history when they do it. Seun Adigun, Ngozi Onwumere and Akuoma Omeoga finished the fifth of five qualifying bobsled races this week to ensure a trip to the PyeongChang Winter Games, as ESPN reported , and in doing so, they became both the first Nigerians set to partake in the Winter Olympics and the first Africans -- men or women -- to qualify for bobsledding.

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  12. Nigerian women's bobsled team qualified to compete in OlympicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | New York Daily News

    After forming in 2016, the three-member Nigerian bobsled team qualified to become the first to represent Nigeria in the upcoming 2018 Olympics. They'll be the first African team, men or women, to qualify in the Bobsled category.

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  13. Brett CyrgalisCarey Price mystery exposes NHL's injury problemRead the original story

    Friday | New York Post

    Normally this conversation waits until the playoffs. But the always-interesting Canadiens decided to bring it to the forefront early.

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  14. IOC to decide on December 5 if Russia can compete at 2018 Winter OlympicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Stuff.co.nz

    ... Friday (Saturday NZ Time) that a "decision with regard to the participation of Russian athletes in the Olympic Winter Games PyeongChang 2018 will be taken" by its executive board on the opening day of a December 5-6 meeting in its home city of ...

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  15. Visa Introduces New Payment Wearables for Fans Attending the Olympic Winter Games PyeongChang 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Newkerala.com

    SAN FRANCISCO: Visa , the exclusive payment technology partner at the Olympic and Paralympic Games, today introduced three commercially available wearable payment devices. In the spirit of the Olympic Winter Games, Visa created NFC-enabled payment gloves, commemorative stickers and Olympic pins that allow fans and athletes to complete seamless and secure payments with a simple tap at any contactless-enabled terminal.

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  16. Figure skater Gracie Gold withdraws from US championshipsRead the original story

    Thursday Nov 16 | KCTV5

    Two-time U.S. women's figure skating champion Gracie Gold has withdrawn from the national championships while she continues to seek treatment for depression, anxiety and an eating disorder. Gold announced last month that she was withdrawing from her Grand Prix assignments, and her decision to skip nationals in January ends any chance of her competing at next year's Winter Olympics.

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  17. Team Jacobs announces partnership with athletic clothing...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 15 | SooToday

    The 2014 Olympic men's curling champions head into their 2017-2018 season donning the Vancouver-born brand as they compete as one of the top ranked rinks in the world. Sponsors like Lululemon are a game changer for the sport of curling, recognizing and supporting Team Jacobs as elite level athletes.

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  18. NBC doubles down on Olympics live streamsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Silicon Alley Insider

    Digiday . The 1,800 hours of live streamed coverage is up from the 1,000 hours NBC broadcast in 2014.

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  19. Rugby: NZR lose key man to Major LeagueRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The New Zealand Herald

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  20. Kremlin Backs Media Opt-Out From Broadcasting Winter Games If Olympians Are BarredRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The St. Petersburg Times

    The Kremlin has says it would understand if Russia's state-run television opted out of broadcasting the Winter Olympics next February. Russia faces an all-out ban from the 2018 Games in PyeongChang, South Korea, with the International International Olympic Committee set to rule on Russia's participation in early December.

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