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Canadian skating icon Patrick Chan hangs up skates

Figure Skating Apr 17, 2018

Canadian skating icon Patrick Chan hangs up skates

Canada's greatest figure skater Patrick Chan announced his retirement on Monday with the 27-year-old hailed as "a champion on and off the ice." Chan hangs up his skates two months after winning team gold at the Pyeongchang Olympics to add to his double silver at ...

IOC's decision on Russia a disgrace

General | SPORTS SCOPE Jul 30, 2016

IOC's decision on Russia a disgrace

by Ed Odeven

The IOC has exposed itself as a toothless tiger. The Olympics' global governing body showed it lacked the moral fortitude and backbone to take a necessary stand against Russia. By leaving it up to international sports federations to determine if Russian athletes who compete for ...

Olympics May 7, 2016

'60 Minutes' to air expose on doping

Four Russian gold-medal winners at the Sochi Olympics used performance-enhancing drugs, the whistleblowers who exposed systemic cheating in that country's track program tell "60 Minutes" in an interview to air Sunday. In the interview, an excerpt of which appears on CBS Evening News on Friday, ...

Nagasu added to U.S. team for worlds

Figure Skating Mar 25, 2016

Nagasu added to U.S. team for worlds

by Jack Gallagher

Mirai Nagasu will represent the United States in the upcoming world championships in Boston, U.S. Figure Skating announced on Wednesday. Nagasu, the 2008 U.S. champion, will replace the injured Polina Edmunds. Nagasu, who finished fourth at the 2010 Vancouver Olympics, was an alternate for the ...

Figure Skating Apr 19, 2015

Ice dancer Cathy Reed announces retirement

Ice dancer Cathy Reed, who skated for Japan at both the 2010 Vancouver Olympics and the 2014 Sochi Games, said on Sunday she will retire from competition. The 27-year-old said she had made up her mind to call it quits after the World Figure Skating ...

World Jul 9, 2014

Russia to allow gambling in Sochi

Russia will allow gambling in Sochi in a bid to make continued use of the facilities that were built in the Black Sea resort for the 2014 Winter Olympics. Russia spent $51 billion on the games, leaving many companies that invested in the city wondering ...