SOCHI, Russia (AP) — Many Russians laughed when Sochi was selected to host the 2014 Winter Olympics. Not only was Sochi one of the warmest places in Russia, it also had no history of winter sports.
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KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Pole vault great Sergei Bubka has made it official: He’s running for president of the International Association of Athletics Federations.
MOSCOW (AP) — Russia Sports Minister Vitaly Mutko says UEFA may set up its own directly administered football league in the disputed region of Crimea.