LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — The IOC is finalizing a letter to Olympic athletes reminding them to refrain from demonstrations or political gestures during the Winter Games in Sochi, including any protests against Russia’s law banning gay “propaganda.”
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LONDON (AP) — Three people have been arrested after a second investigation into soccer match-fixing following reports that a player agreed to rig a Championship game in return for cash.
LILLEHAMMER, Norway (AP) — Germany’s Severin Freund beat Norway’s Anders Bardal to win a ski jump World Cup event on Sunday.
MONTAFON, Austria (AP) — Germany won the first men’s snowboard World Cup cross team event of the season on Sunday, while Italy edged the United States for victory in the women’s competition.