• Reuters34 minutes ago

    Hungary to withdraw 2024 summer Olympic bid: government spokesman

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  • American teen Bellis upsets Radwanska in Dubai
    The Associated Press1 hour ago

    American teen Bellis upsets Radwanska in Dubai

    American teen Catherine ''CiCi'' Bellis captured her first career Top 10 win on Wednesday when she upset sixth-ranked Agnieszka Radwanska 6-4, 2-6, 6-2 at the Dubai Tennis Championships. ''It's definitely, obviously, the biggest win of my career, and probably one of the best

  • South Korea dominates short track speedskating in Sapporo
    The Associated Press

    South Korea dominates short track speedskating in Sapporo

    SAPPORO, Japan (AP) -- South Korea won three gold medals in short track speedskating on Wednesday at the Asian Winter Games.

  • Raisman keeps eye on Tokyo during 'crazy' downtime
    Reuters

    Raisman keeps eye on Tokyo during 'crazy' downtime

    By Ian Ransom MELBOURNE (Reuters) - American gymnast Aly Raisman has been caught up in a whirlwind since helping the United States to its golden haul in Rio and the triple Olympic champion is waiting for her world to stop spinning before setting her sights on the 2020 Tokyo Games. Raisman, who captained