• Cycling: Dutchwoman Van Vleuten wins world road time trial
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    Cycling: Dutchwoman Van Vleuten wins world road time trial

    Annemiek van Vleuten claimed an emotional world road title in the women's individual time trial on Tuesday, beating fellow Dutch rider Anna van der Breggen to the gold medal. Little more than a year after a horrific accident in the Rio Olympics road race left her with three spinal fractures, the

  • No room for Australia, New Zealand in Asian Games: OCA chief
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    No room for Australia, New Zealand in Asian Games: OCA chief

    The influential head of the Olympic Council of Asia has dashed hopes that athletes from Oceania nations, including Australia and New Zealand, might be able to compete in the Asian Games from 2022. Athletes from the two countries took part in the Asian Winter Games as "guests" in Sapporo earlier

  • Hubbell, Donohue win ice dance title at US International
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    Hubbell, Donohue win ice dance title at US International

    Americans Madison Hubbell and Zachary Donohue won the ice dance competition at the U.S. International Figure Skating Classic on Saturday at the Salt Lake City Sports Complex, posting a score of 108.65 in Saturday's free dance to go with the 71.15 they earned in Friday's short dance. Kaitlyn

  • Olympic leader confident Games will go on in South Korea
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    Olympic leader confident Games will go on in South Korea

    The president of the International Olympic Committee said Friday he remains confident the Winter Games will go on as scheduled in South Korea despite growing tensions on the peninsula, including North Korea's ballistic missile test this week. At the close of this week's IOC meetings, Thomas