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January 21, 2018 - 3:04 pm
The supervisor is Jay Cohen, followed by Ben Nuckols at 5 p.m. and Jake Seiner at 1 a.m. The New York sports desk can be reached at 800-845-8450, ext. 1630. Sports Photos, ext. 1918; graphics, ext. 7636; agate, ext. 1635. For access to AP Newsroom and other technical issues, contact AP Customer...
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Daniel Andre Tande of Norway lands during his first competition jump during the team competition round at the Ski Flying World Championships in Oberstdorf, Germany, Sunday, Jan. 21, 2018. (AP Photo/Matthias Schrader)
January 21, 2018 - 12:45 pm
OBERSTDORF, Germany (AP) — Daniel Andre Tande followed up on his first big international title at the ski flying World Championships by helping Norway win the team competition on Sunday. The 23-year-old Tande, who claimed the individual title on Saturday, and teammates Robert Johansson, Andreas...
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Switzerland's Lara Gut sticks her tongue out as she gets to the finish area after completing an alpine ski, women's World Cup super-G, in Cortina D'Ampezzo, Italy, Sunday Jan. 21, 2018. (AP Photo/Alessandro Trovati)
January 21, 2018 - 10:51 am
CORTINA D'AMPEZZO, Italy (AP) — With Mikaela Shiffrin dominating the World Cup circuit this season, it can seem like a distant memory when the American was locked in a tight battle with Lara Gut for last year's title. That's because that contest ended prematurely when Gut ruptured her left ACL last...
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Norway's Henrik Kristoffersen celebrates after winning an alpine ski, men's World Cup slalom, in Kitzbuehel, Austria, Sunday, Jan. 21, 2018. (AP Photo/Giovanni Auletta)
January 21, 2018 - 9:57 am
KITZBUEHEL, Austria (AP) — Henrik Kristoffersen of Norway finally won his first World Cup slalom of the season Sunday, ending Marcel Hirscher's five-race winning streak. Carrying a 1.05-second lead over his Austrian rival from the opening run, Kristoffersen lost only 0.08 of his advantage in a wild...
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January 20, 2018 - 2:22 pm
The supervisor is Fred Lief followed by Ben Nuckols at 5 p.m. and Jake Seiner at 1 a.m. The New York sports desk can be reached at 800-845-8450, ext. 1630. Sports Photos, ext. 1918; graphics, ext. 7636; agate, ext. 1635. For access to AP Newsroom and other technical issues, contact AP Customer...
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Daniel Andre Tande of Norway soars through the air during his trial jump at the Ski Flying World Championships in Oberstdorf, Germany, Saturday, Jan. 20, 2018. (AP Photo/Matthias Schrader)
January 20, 2018 - 1:56 pm
OBERSTDORF, Germany (AP) — Daniel Andre Tande of Norway claimed his first big international title at the ski flying World Championships on Saturday. The 23-year-old Tande, who had already won the opening two rounds with jumps of 212 and 227 meters, did enough for overall victory with a jump of 200...
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International Olympic Committee, IOC, President Thomas Bach, center, from Germany shakes hands with North Korea's Olympic Committee President and sports minister Kim Il Guk, left, and South Korea's Sports Minister Do Jong-hwan, right, as they arrive for the North and South Korean Olympic Participation Meeting at the IOC headquarters in Pully near Lausanne, Saturday, Jan. 20, 2018. A decision with regard to the participation of athletes from the National Olympic Committee, NOC, of North Korea at the Olympic Winter Games Pyeongchang 2018 will be taken during this four-party meeting. (Laurent Gillieron/Keystone via AP)
January 20, 2018 - 1:43 pm
LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — A Korean unity deal for the Pyeongchang Olympics will bring 22 North Korean athletes across the border to South Korea, where they will march as one under a unification flag at the opening ceremony and compete together in one sport. In the most symbolic agreement...
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January 20, 2018 - 12:41 pm
IOC-UNITED KOREAS IOC says North Korea to have 22 athletes in 5 Olympic sports LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — The IOC says 22 North Korean athletes will compete in the Pyeongchang Olympics next month and both Korean teams will march together in the opening ceremony. IOC President Thomas Bach says the...
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FILE - In this Friday, Sept. 29, 2017, file photo, Ryom Tae Ok and Kim Ju Sik of North Korea compete during the pairs free program at the Figure Skating-ISU Challenger Series in Oberstdorf, Germany. The 22 North Korean athletes now invited to compete at the Olympics in February 2018 are not likely to bring home any medals across the border from South Korea. Of all the athletes given late entries in five sports, only the figure skating pair met the qualifying standard on merit. (AP Photo/Matthias Schrader, File)
January 20, 2018 - 12:05 pm
LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — The 22 North Korean athletes now invited to compete at the Winter Olympics next month are unlikely to bring home any medals across the border from South Korea. Of all the athletes given late entries in five sports, only the figure skating pair met the qualifying...
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