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What the World Can Learn from China’s COVID-19 Rules at the Winter Olympics

China promised a “simple, safe, and splendid” Beijing Olympics. While the elaborate, anti-COVID measures at the 2022 Winter Games were far from simple, organizers managed to put on a show, even amid t..

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Eileen Gu Wins Gold in Halfpipe – and Makes Olympic History

Eileen Gu made winning her third medal of the 2022 Winter Games look easy on Friday morning, soaring so far ahead of the competition in the first run of the freeski halfpipe event that no one could ca..

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U.S. Women’s Hockey Team Settles for Silver After Losing to Canada 2-3

(BEIJING) — Canada’s Captain Clutch, Marie-Philip Poulin, delivered at the Olympics again.

Poulin scored twice, including her third gold-medal clinching goal, and Canada reclaimed its place atop the ..

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Mikaela Shiffrin Skis Out of Slalom in Alpine Combined – Her Last Individual Event at the Beijing Olympics

(BEIJING) — Mikaela Shiffrin skied out in the Alpine combined on Thursday and once again was unable to finish a race at the Beijing Olympics.

She will leave the 2022 Games without an individual medal..

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Eileen Gu Advances to Halfpipe Finals in First Place at Beijing Olympics

(BEIJING) — Eileen Gu recorded the top score not once but twice in a competitive ski halfpipe qualifier as she chases her third medal at the Beijing Games.

The standout American-born freestyle skier ..

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Mikaela Shiffrin Has Fastest Run in Alpine Combined Training Session

(BEIJING) — Mikaela Shiffrin geared up for the Olympic Alpine combined by setting the fastest time in a downhill training session on Wednesday.

The two-time Olympic champion so far has failed to win ..

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U.S. Men’s Hockey Team Eliminated by Slovakia in Quarterfinal of Beijing Olympics

(BEIJING) — The United States is out of the men’s hockey tournament at the Olympics in stunning fashion after blowing a late lead.

Marek Hrivik scored with 43.7 seconds left in regulation, Peter Cehl..

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Heart Experts Cast Doubt on Claims That Russian Skater’s Drug Test Was Contaminated by Her Grandfather’s Medicine

The latest revelations about Russian figure skater Kamila Valieva’s doping case raise more questions about the substances found in her sample—and the reasons why the 15-year-old might have failed the ..

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U.S. Wins Gold and Silver in Men’s Slopestyle at Beijing Olympics

Freestyler skier Alex Hall led a 1-2 American finish in the men’s Olympic slopestyle competition with a trick on his first run where he completely stopped his rotation mid-air and went the other direc..

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Russian Skater Valieva Blames Failed Drug Test on Grandfather’s Medication

(BEIJING) — Kamila Valieva’s lawyers say the Russian skater failed a doping test before the Olympics because of contamination from medication her grandfather was taking.

Denis Oswald says part of the..