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John Carlos criticizes IOC for handling protests

54 years after the legendary fist-raised protest at the Mexico City Olympics, John Carlos has sharply criticized the IOC. “The…

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Jim Thorpe now sole Olympic decathlon champion

110 years after his triumph in Stockholm, Jim Thorpe (USA) has again been declared the sole Olympic champion in the…

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Joel Embiid takes first step to ‘threaten’ the United States at the 2024 Paris Olympics

The Cameroonian pivot of the Philadelphia 76ers received the definitive answer regarding his request for nationalization from France, which could…

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Olympia 2024 without Russians and Belarusians

Because of the ongoing war in Ukraine, IOC member Sir Craig Reedie considers it unlikely that Russian and Belarusian athletes…

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Tobogganing: Felix Loch calls for an Olympic revolution

The three-time Olympic toboggan champion Felix Loch spoke out in favor of a more sustainable allocation of major events. “Even…

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DOSB and DFB start with bus at Christopher Street Day

The German Olympic Sports Confederation (DOSB) and the German Football Association (DFB) set a common example for a free and…

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Javelin legend wants Olympics in Germany

Javelin throwing legend Klaus Wolfermann spoke out in favor of the Olympic Games in Germany. “You could now consider that…

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Bach assures Ukraine of further aid

The International Olympic Committee (IOC) has assured further help to the athletes from Ukraine. This was confirmed by IOC President…

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Bach feels “new fire” for the Olympics in Germany

In the German Olympic Sports Confederation (DOSB), Thomas Bach senses a “new fire and a new enthusiasm” for the Olympic…

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DOSB board: "Have to convince"

The top of the DOSB has unbroken sympathy for another Olympic application – but nothing should be rushed.

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Bayern Munich | Hoeneß: Olympia in Germany only with compromises

Bayern Munich’s Honorary President Uli Hoeneß has called for a willingness to compromise on hosting the Olympic Games in Germany.…

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Hartung and van Almsick for the Olympics in Germany

Former athlete spokesman Max Hartung still believes in the hosting of the Olympic Games in Germany. “We already have a…

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DSV boss confirms possible NoKo-Aus

Horst Hüttel, sports director at the German Ski Association, sees the Olympic future of Nordic combined in danger.

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Perplexity after the NoKo women’s Olympic exit

Official Horst Hüttel from the German Ski Association (DSV) was disappointed after the IOC cancellation for the women’s Nordic combined.…

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Nordic combined women not in the Olympic program

At the Olympics, Nordic combined remains a men’s affair. The executive of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) decided on Friday…

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Women’s toboggan doubles in the future at Olmypia

The International Olympic Committee (IOC) has included women’s doubles in luge in the program of the 2026 Winter Games. The…

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Compound is set to become Olympic in 2028

The World Archery Federation (WA) has submitted an application to the International Olympic Committee (IOC) to include the compound bow…

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Skateboard hope Tyler Edtmayer wants to go to the Olympics again

Skateboarder Tyler Edtmayer has his sights set on participating in the Olympics again in Paris in 2024. “That’s my big…

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Winter sports stars demand women’s combination at the Olympics

Prominent winter athletes such as Karl Geiger and Johannes Rydzek have called for the inclusion of Nordic combined in the…

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Tokyo games twice as expensive as planned

Last year’s Olympic Games in Tokyo were more than twice as expensive as originally planned. The organizing committee put the…

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Spain scraps candidacy plans for 2030 Winter Games

The Spanish Olympic Committee (COE) has finally shelved plans for the regions of Catalonia and Aragon to jointly bid for…

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Baude will remain skeleton head coach in the long term

The German bobsleigh and luge association BSD has extended the contract with skeleton head coach Christian Baude by a further…

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Special Olympics in Berlin “more than a dress rehearsal”

The organizers of the National Special Olympics in Berlin are looking forward to the start of the almost one-week sports…

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WADA receives EU grant worth millions

The World Anti-Doping Agency has received a grant worth millions from the European Union to expand its information and investigative…

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Gu Olympic Ambassador for Salt Lake

Two-time freestyle Olympic champion Eileen Gu continues to wander between worlds. After winning two gold medals for her Chinese mother’s…

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Paralympic champion Durst ends his career

Two-time Paralympic champion Hans-Peter Durst has ended his successful career after 15 years. “I’ll be happy to pass on my…

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After the Valieva scandal at the Olympic Games: “Historical decision” made

The times of child stars are over: after the scandal surrounding the Russian Kamila Valieva in Beijing, the world association…

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After the Olympic drama about 15-year-old Kamila Valieva: the minimum age is raised

The world association ISU has raised the minimum age for figure skaters at top level to 17 years. This was…

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Olympic worries from Parisian fan chaos

New allegations, opaque explanations: after the terrible incidents at the Champions League final, concerns about security at the 2024 Olympic…

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2030 Winter Games in Sapporo?

A delegation from the International Olympic Committee (IOC) will be examining Sapporo as a possible venue for the 2030 Winter…

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Steinmeier honors Olympic and Paralympic athletes

Federal President Frank-Walter Steinmeier honored the German medal winners at the Olympic Winter Games and Paralympic Winter Games in Beijing.…

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Olympics end for Nordic combined? IOC before explosive decision

Nordic Combined is one of only six disciplines that have always been part of the Winter Olympics. But will it…

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German trio struggling for EM bronze

The German wrestlers can hope for the first medal at the European Championships in Budapest. .

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NRW Prime Minister Wüst honors Olympic participants

NRW Prime Minister Hendrik Wüst paid tribute to all 15 Beijing Olympic participants in his state on Friday. At a…

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French basketball revolution successful

The French revolution was successful: At the Olympic Games in Paris 2024, the basketball preliminary round will not be held…

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Rio de Janeiro is remodeling Olympic facilities

More than five years after the Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, the city government has started the transformation of…

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Cross-country skiing: national coach calls for drastic “changes”

The sensational gold of Victoria Carl and Katharina Hennig at the Olympic Winter Games gave German cross-country skiers an enormous…

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DOSB calls for support of refugees

The German Olympic Sports Confederation has again called for support for people who fled the Ukraine war. “We want to…

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LeBron James and his insult to Kobe Bryant: Revelation of the United States coach in Beijing 2008

After the humiliation lived in the Olympic Games of Athens 2004, thanks to the Argentina of Manu Ginobili and company,…

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Women’s ice hockey: Switzerland has to admit defeat to Finland

The dream of the Swiss ice hockey women of the second Olympic precious metal has burst. In the match for…

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Live ticker Slovakia – Germany (Olympic Games 2022 Beijing, quarterfinal qualification)

36 06:26 Germany is finally developing a bit of a goal threat again. Two players curve around in front of…

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Live ticker Slovakia – Germany (Olympic Games 2022 Beijing, quarterfinal qualification)

15 05:36 The DEB selection is still struggling, especially in terms of play. Little goes together in the offensive area,…

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Live ticker Slovakia – Germany (Olympic Games 2022 Beijing, quarterfinal qualification)

05:07 Mathias Niederberger starts again today in the German goal. Marco Nowak is in the German squad for the first…

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Canada and USA for the sixth time in the ice hockey final

North American rivals Canada and the USA will meet for the sixth time in seven of the women’s Olympic ice…

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Live ticker USA – Germany (Olympic Games 2022 Beijing, Group A)

18 14:43 Good opportunity for the USA! After a German loss on his own blue, Nate Smith emerges from the…

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Live ticker USA – Germany (Olympic Games 2022 Beijing, Group A)

7 14:22 Double minor penalty (2+2 minutes) for Kenny Agostino (USA) 7 14:21 Minor penalty (2 minutes) for Marcel Brandt…

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Olympia 2022: After Corona chaos: Russia’s ice hockey women out

The corona-stricken women’s ice hockey team of Russia missed the semifinals at the Olympic Winter Games in Beijing. The Russians,…

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Live ticker Germany – China (Olympic Games 2022 Beijing, Group A)

30 10:47 China somehow wants to start a comeback again, but is currently making no progress against the attentive German…

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Live ticker Germany – China (Olympic Games 2022 Beijing, Group A)

20 10:15 Shortly before the first third break, the Chinese are now only in their own zone. Maybe even the…

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Live ticker Germany – China (Olympic Games 2022 Beijing, Group A)

10 09:57 Goal for Germany? Pietta might give the DEB the lead! Moritz Müller first initiates and pulls the disc…

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Live ticker Germany – China (Olympic Games 2022 Beijing, Group A)

09:27 The positive: In Pyeongchang four years ago, Germany initially started with a clear defeat (2:5 against Finland) and later…

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Swiss ice hockey women reach for a medal

The Swiss ice hockey women have reached the semi-finals at the Olympics for the second time. The 2014 bronze medalists…

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Live commentary Canada – USA (Olympic Games 2022 Beijing, Group A)

40 06:36 third conclusion: It remains exciting, everything is still in there. Team USA is still leading – after two…

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Live commentary Canada – USA (Olympic Games 2022 Beijing, Group A)

20 05:46 third conclusion: After 20 minutes, Canada are 2-1 down against the USA. This is certainly not completely undeserved,…

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Live commentary Canada – USA (Olympic Games 2022 Beijing, Group A)

04:55 Currently, the Canadians are mainly in Europe and in the KHL in wages and bread. The latter league is…

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Olympics: double digits! Canada’s runner cracks outclass Sweden – USA celebrate difficult semi-finals

The record Olympic champions from Canada reached the semi-finals of the ice hockey tournament at the Winter Games in Beijing…

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Live commentary Canada – Germany (Olympic Games 2022 Beijing, Group A)

37 3:30 p.m Nice pass to Frederik Tiffels on the left, but it’s delivered again straight away. 35 15:27 The…

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Live commentary Canada – Germany (Olympic Games 2022 Beijing, Group A)

20 14:47 third conclusion:Germany experienced an opening third to forget, was inferior to Canada in all respects and could not…

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Live commentary Canada – Germany (Olympic Games 2022 Beijing, Group A)

20 14:44 Minor penalty (2 minutes) for Josh Ho-Sang (Canada) game lag. After the first third break, Germany is allowed…

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Live commentary Canada – Germany (Olympic Games 2022 Beijing, Group A)

11 14:27 Goal for Canada, 3-0 by Daniel Winnik 10 14:26 Goal for Canada, 2-0 by Ben Street That is…

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Live commentary Canada – Germany (Olympic Games 2022 Beijing, Group A)

7 14:20 On the other side, Mathias Niederberger is able to defuse a shot by Jordan Weal from the inside…

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Live commentary Canada – Germany (Olympic Games 2022 Beijing, Group A)

13:53 the Starting Six: Canada starts with Eddie Pasquale in goal, Mat Robinson, Owen Power, Josh Ho-Sang, Eric Staal and…

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Olympics 2022| Corona chaos in the Russian ice hockey team never ends

The corona vortex around Russia’s ice hockey women at the Olympic Games in Beijing never ends. According to the world…

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Ice hockey at the Olympics: Canada underlines its gold ambitions

The record Olympic champions from Canada have impressively underlined their claims to their fifth ice hockey gold. In the last…

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Strange mask duel in Beijing

The record Olympic champions from Canada started their ice hockey preliminary round game against Russia at the Olympic Games in…

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Japan despite defeat in ice hockey quarterfinals

The Japanese ice hockey players have reached the quarterfinals at the Olympic Games in Beijing despite a defeat in a…

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Canada celebrates next runaway victory

Record-breaking Olympic champions Canada continue to crush the competition at the women’s Olympic ice hockey tournament. .

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Finnish ice hockey women have to do without coaches

From now on, Finland’s ice hockey women will have to do without their coach Pasi Mustonen at the Olympic Winter…

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Olympia: Curious scene in ice hockey

The women’s ice hockey tournament brought a curious scene to the Winter Olympics on the first day of the preliminary…

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Ice hockey: Canada dismantles Switzerland

Record Olympic champion Canada started the women’s ice hockey tournament at the Winter Games in Beijing with a resounding victory.…

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