A shockwave sliced through the Ariake Gymnastics Centre early in the women's team competition at the Tokyo Olympics. Simone Biles, who was favored to equal or top the five gymnastics medals she won at the 2016 Rio Games, had barely stayed upright while landing a vault she should have done wi…
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The U.S. will not send any diplomatic representatives to the Winter Olympics in Beijing as a statement against Chinese human rights abuses.
Transgender women athletes shouldn’t be seen as having an unfair advantage, according to new guidelines released this week by the International Olympic Committee.
An official Beijing 2022 Winter Olympic venue held a test ice hockey match on Monday (November 8), with the Games just months away.
She was once the youngest, but at age 32, Hilary Knight, a veteran of three Olympic teams, is now the oldest player on the U.S. women’s ice hockey national team roster.
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All U.S. Olympians and Olympic hopefuls for the 2022 Winter Olympics in Beijing must be vaccinated against COVID-19, the U.S. Olympic and Paralympic Committee announced Wednesday.
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One AP photographer who lost his leg in Afghanistan crossed the U.S. to talk with five Paralympians about the capabilities they have come to possess despite their disabilities.
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The Paralympics began Tuesday with an opening ceremony in the same empty National Stadium that hosted ceremonies for the recently completed Tokyo Olympics.
More Paralympic athletes arrived at Tokyo on Monday (August 23), a day before the Paralympic Games are set to open.
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