Posts Tagged Germany

Poland’s Stoch gets 2nd ski jump World Cup win of season

WILLINGEN, Germany (AP) — Kamil Stoch of Poland won a ski jump World Cup event Friday for his second victory of the season.

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German Olympic committee wants to reopen Pechstein case

FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — The German Olympic Committee is seeking to reopen the doping case of five-time Olympic speedskating champion Claudia Pechstein, saying she was wrongly banned.

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The distinctive international flavor of Super Bowl Media Day

Seattle Seahawks' Jon Ryan is interviewed during media day for NFL Super Bowl XLIX football game Tuesday, Jan. 27, 2015, in Phoenix. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)

PHOENIX (AP) — New England Patriots offensive lineman Sebastian Vollmer spent a good portion of his hour-long media session answering questions in German.

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Iraschko-Stolz wins 2nd straight women’s ski jump World Cup

OBERSTDORF, Germany (AP) — Austria’s Daniela Iraschko-Stolz defeated Olympic champion Carina Vogt of Germany in a ski jump World Cup for the second straight day to take the standings’ lead on Sunday.

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Norway wins 2nd straight men’s biathlon World Cup relay

ANTERSELVA, Italy (AP) — Norway won a second successive men’s biathlon World Cup relay on Sunday, while Germany triumphed in the women’s event in tough conditions.

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