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2014 Cross-Country Skiing World Cup: Davos: Randall falls in Semifinal

Kikkan Randall (USA), who was the first American woman to win a World Cup cross-country title in 2012, falls in the semifinal race and fails to qualify for the Women’s Sprint.

Team USA Earns Two Medals At 2014 Grand Prix Final

Madison Chock and Evan Bates (REUTERS/Gustau Nacarino) Click here for the full 2014-2015 figure skating viewing schedule. Competition concluded Saturday from the Grand Prix Final with Team USA winning a pair of medals. Madison Chock and Evan Bates took home silver, while Ashley Wagner moved up from sixth after the short to earn bronze. Chock and […]

2014 Rugby Sevens World Series: South Africa: Cup Final

In the Cup Final, the Springbok win their own tournament, beating New Zealand in a slug match, 26-17. It’s their second Cup win this season.

2014 Rugby Sevens World Series: South Africa: USA wins Plate Final

In the Plate Final, After 21 losses Team USA gets just their 5th win over Fiji 21-14, thanks to a great kick to by Hughes and run by Perry Baker. In eight finals this is USA’s 4th Plate win.

2014 Figure Skating Grand Prix: Final: Hanyu wins

Olympic Champ and last years winner Yuzuru Hanyu (JPN) wins his second straight Grand Prix Final with 288.16 points, beating Javier Fernandez (ESP) by 34.26 big points.

2014 Figure Skating Grand Prix: Final: Weaver and Poje win

After four appearances, and minus the dominiate teams of the past five years, Kaitlyn Weaver and Andrew Poje (CAN) are finally crowned Grand Pric Final winners, with a personal best of 181.14 points.

2014 Figure Skating Grand Prix: Final: Hanyu wins

Olympic Champ and last years winner Yuzuru Hanyu (JPN) wins his second straight Grand Prix Final with 288.16 points, beating Javier Fernandez (ESP) by 34.26 big points

2014 Figure Skating Grand Prix: Final: Weaver and Poje win

After four appearances, and minus the dominiate teams of the past five years, Kaitlyn Weaver and Andrew Poje (CAN) are finally crowned Grand Pric Final winners, with a personal best of 181.14 points.

2014 Figure Skating Grand Prix: Final: Tuktamysheva interview

Elizaveta Tuktamysheva (RUS) talks about finally winning a Grand Prix Final.

2014 Figure Skating Grand Prix: Final: Duhamel and Radford interview

Meagan Duhamel and Eric Radford (CAN) talk about winning their first Grand Prix Final.

2014 Figure Skating Grand Prix: Final: Tuktamysheva wins

In her third trip to a Grand Prix Final Elizaveta Tuktamysheva (RUS) gets the gold with a personal best of 203.58, defeating Elena Radionova (RUS) by 4.84 points.

2014 Figure Skating Grand Prix: Final: Duhamel and Radford win

Meagan Duhamel and Eric Radford (CAN) claim their first Grand Prix Final win, after four trips with a personal best of 220.72. Ksenia Stolbova and Fedor Klimov (RUS) finished 2nd, seven points back.

2014 Figure Skating Grand Prix: Final: Hanyu leads

After rough season with a 4th in Japan and a 2nd in China, Olympic Champ Yuzuru Hanyu (JPN) is back in form, leading by 6.26 points after the Men’s short program.

2014 Figure Skating Grand Prix: Final: Weaver and Poje lead

After the short Ice Dance, Kaitlyn Weaver and Andrew Poje (CAN) lead by 6.28 points over Madison Chock and Evans Bates (USA). Both teams are hoping to win their first Grand Prix Final or even medals.

2014 Figure Skating Grand Prix: Final: Tuktamysheva leads

After the Women’s short program, Elizaveta Tuktamysheva (RUS) leads Euro Champ Julia Lipnitskaia (RUS) by 1.28 points. Both women hope to win their first Grand Prix Final.

2014 Figure Skating Grand Prix: Final: Duhamel and Radford lead

After the Pair’s short program of the 2014 Figure Skating Grand Prix Final, Canadians Meagan Duhamel and Eric Radford took the lead by 2.17 points over Ksenia Stolbova and Fedor Klimov (RUS). Both Pairs are hoping to win their first Grand Prix Final.

2014 Grand Prix Final Preview

Ashley Wagner (REUTERS/Ben Nelms) Click here for the full 2014-2015 figure skating viewing schedule.  Five U.S. athletes will compete at the 2014 Grand Prix Final. Competition will take place Friday, Saturday and Sunday at the Centre de Convencions Internacional de Barcelona. GRAND PRIX FINAL Ladies Ashley Wagner will compete in her third consecutive Grand Prix […]

2014 British Squash Grand Prix: Men’s Final: Top Scores

Check out the best scores including a great save and a not so great dive. As Nick Matthew (ENG) beats Mathieu Castagnet (FRA) 3-0.

2014 British Squash Grand Prix: Men’s Final: Matthew vs Castagnet

After some earlier pressure from 8th seed Mathieu Castagnet (FRA), three time world champ (3rd seed) Nick Matthew (ENG) 8th makes short work of him, 3-0.

2014 British Squash Grand Prix: Men’s Final: Interviews

Mathieu Castagnet (FRA) talks about the loss, and making it to the Final, as Nick Matthew (ENG) talks about the win and playing in Manchester.

Team USA Wins Medal Table at FINA Swimming World Championships (25m)

Men’s 4x200m Freestyle Final (Photo by Francois Nel/Getty Images) DOHA, Qatar – Backed by four medals on the final night of competition, Team USA topped the medal table with 17 at the FINA Swimming World Championships (25m) at the Hamad Aquatic Centre. The Americans also captured the team point total with 849 points, and led […]

21 World Records Fall at FINA Swimming World Championships (25M)

Katinka Hosszu (AP Photo/Osama Faisal) 21 world records were broken at the 2014 FINA Swimming World Championships (25m): Wednesday’s (Dec. 3) Day 1 World Records: 200m Fly W: (ESP) Mireia Belmonte sets new WR (1:59.61) 400m IM W: (ESP) Mireia Belmonte sets new WR (4:19.86) 4x200m Free W: Netherlands sets new WR (7:32.85)   Thursday’s (Dec. 4) Day 2 World […]

2014 PSA AJ Bell British Squash Grand Prix 2014 Final: Manchester, United Kingdom

In partnership with InternationalSPORTgroup™ and AJ Bell, this has become the UK’s largest standalone men’s ranking event, and promises to be one of the most eagerly contested championships on the PSA World Tour.

2014 FINA Swimming World Championships: Doha, Qatar: 25m Finals – Day 5: Evening Session

Organized in even years, the FINA World Swimming Championships (25m) gather the world’s fastest swimmers for a five-day, top-level showdown in 25-meter pool. This year, about 900 swimmers coming from all continents will compete in the 12th FINA World Swimming Championships (25m), held in Doha (QAT) from December 3-7, 2014.

2014 Rugby Sevens World Series: Dubai: Cup Final

After a tight first half, South Africa blows Australia away in the second half to win the second tournament of the season, 33-7.

2014 FINA Swimming World Championships: Doha, Qatar: 25m Finals – Day 4: Evening Session

Organized in even years, the FINA World Swimming Championships (25m) gather the world’s fastest swimmers for a five-day, top-level showdown in 25-meter pool. This year, about 900 swimmers coming from all continents will compete in the 12th FINA World Swimming Championships (25m), held in Doha (QAT) from December 3-7, 2014.

2014 FINA Swimming World Championships: Doha, Qatar: 25m Finals – Day 3: Evening Session

Organized in even years, the FINA World Swimming Championships (25m) gather the world’s fastest swimmers for a five-day, top-level showdown in 25-meter pool. This year, about 900 swimmers coming from all continents will compete in the 12th FINA World Swimming Championships (25m), held in Doha (QAT) from December 3-7, 2014.

2014 World Rugby Women’s Sevens World Series: Dubai, UAE: Cup FInal

Twelve teams will kick off the 2014-2015 Women’s Sevens World Series in Dubai on December 4 and 5, 2014. The women’s rugby 7s tournament will be played alongside the men’s HSBC series and will take place at the historic 7he Sevens Stadium. Reigning WSWS champions New Zealand are back in Pool A along with the USA, Russia and China. Pool B pits Australia, Spain, France and South Africa. Finally, Pool C is made up of Canada, England, Fiji and Olympic Games’ hosts Brazil.

Gracie Gold Withdraws from Grand Prix Finals

Gracie Gold (Mike DiNovo-USA TODAY Sports) Click here for the full 2014-2015 figure skating viewing schedule. Dec 4 (Reuters) – Gracie Gold, the 2014 U.S. champion and Olympic team event bronze medallist, withdrew from the Grand Prix of Figure Skating finals in Barcelona on Thursday due to a stress fracture in her left foot. The […]

2014 FINA Swimming World Championships: Doha, Qatar: 25m Finals – Day 2: Evening Session

Organized in even years, the FINA World Swimming Championships (25m) gather the world’s fastest swimmers for a five-day, top-level showdown in 25-meter pool. This year, about 900 swimmers coming from all continents will compete in the 12th FINA World Swimming Championships (25m), held in Doha (QAT) from December 3-7, 2014.

Hangzhou Awarded 2018 FINA Swimming World Championships (25m)

Michael Phelps (Jayne Kamin-Oncea-USA TODAY Sports) Click here for more about the 2014 FINA Swimming World Championships (25m). Dec 3 (Reuters) – The Chinese city of Hangzhou has been selected to host the 2018 short-course world swimming championships. Swimming’s world governing body FINA voted for Hangzhou ahead of rival bids from Peru and the United […]

2014 FINA Swimming World Championships: Doha, Qatar: 25m Finals – Day 1: Evening Session

Organized in even years, the FINA World Swimming Championships (25m) gather the world’s fastest swimmers for a five-day, top-level showdown in 25-meter pool. This year, about 900 swimmers coming from all continents will compete in the 12th FINA World Swimming Championships (25m), held in Doha (QAT) from December 3-7, 2014

Team USA Prepares for FINA Swimming World Championships (25m)

Ryan Lochte (Bob Donnan-USA TODAY Sports) Paced by individual Olympic gold medalists Tyler Clary, Natalie Coughlin, Matt Grevers and Ryan Lochte (Daytona Beach, Fla.), Team USA will be represented by 36 top swimmers at this week’s 2014 FINA Swimming World Championships (25m), which runs Wednesday through Sunday in Doha, Qatar. In the U.S., Universal Sports Network […]

FINA Names 2014 Athletes of the Year

Chad le Clos, left, and Michael Phelps (Rob Schumacher-USA TODAY Sports) The FINA Athletes of the Year 2014 were unveiled on December 1, 2014 in Doha (QAT) in a memorable Gala “Soirée des Etoiles” (Evening of the Stars), held after a successful two-day FINA World Aquatics Convention and FINA Swimming Coaches Golden Clinic. Less than two […]

Australia Opposed to Late-night Swimming Finals in Rio

(Reuters) – Australian Olympic officials say they will oppose plans to stage the 2016 Rio Olympics swimming finals late at night. Although the final schedule for the Rio Games has not been completed, reports that the swimming finals could start at 10 p.m. local time to fit in with American television have been criticized in […]

Rio 2016 Olympics Will Feature Morning Track & Field Finals

Team USA (Christian Petersen/Getty Images for IAAF) For the first time at an Olympic Games since 1988, the Rio 2016 Olympic Games will feature finals during the morning sessions of the athletics programme, the IAAF announced on Wednesday (November 19). The full detailed competition programme will be released shortly but the IAAF Council approved the decision […]

2014 FEI Nations Cup Jumping Final: Netherlands wins

Riding Vdl Bubalu during the 2014 FEI Nations Cup, Jur Vrieling claimed team Netherlands’ third consecutive clear, paving the way for Netherlands to win the 2014 Nations Cup, and besting Canada by one fall.

2014 FEI Nations Cup Jumping Final: Canada 2nd

Eric Lamaze riding Zigali P S, gives Team Canada a clear in run and helps them secure their Silver Medal, to end the season. Just four points behind the winners the Netherlands.

2014 FEI Nations Cup Final: Team USA 9th

Team USA, one of the favorites, failed to make the final rounds, and had to battle Team Australia for the 9th place Challenge Cup in a jump off. There Anchor woman Elizabeth Madden riding Cortes C jumped clear to win.

2014 FEI Nations Cup Jumping Final: Sweden 3rd

Henrik Von Eckermann, riding Cantinero, Sweden’s final rider pulls off a clear round and Team Sweden grabs the Bronze medal for the season over Belgium by just one time penalty point.

2014 Squash US Open: Men’s Final Interview

Mohamed Elshorbagy (EGY) talks about getting the win and becoming the top ranked male player.

2014 Squash US Open: Women’s Final Interview

Champ Nicol David (MAS) talks about winning her 3rd US Open.

2014 Squash US Open: Finals Top Scores

Check out the best scores of the finals as Mohamed Elshorbagy (EGY) and Nicol David (MAS) get the wins.

2014 Squash US Open: Women’s Final: Daivd vs Sharbini

7 time world champ Nicol David (MAS) wins her third straight US Open, beating 18 year old Junior champ, Nour El Sherbini (EGY) 11-5, 12-10, 12-10.

2014 Squash US Open: Men’s Final: Shabana vs Elshorbagy

3rd seed Mohamed Elshorbagy (EGY) gets win over 4th seed Amr Shabana (EGY), who just impolded. Elshorbagy is now first ranked in the world.

2014 US Open Squash Championships: Philadelphia, PA: PSA & WSA Finals

The U.S. Open (squash) is the most prestigious squash tournament in the United States, and one of the most significant in the world. It is a major international display of supreme talent in the sport, and showcases the top players from around the world.

Justin Gatlin Not a Finalist for World Athlete of the Year

Justin Gatlin (REUTERS/Eric Vidal) LONDON, Oct 17 (Reuters) – Controversial United States sprinter Justin Gatlin is out of contention to win the IAAF’s athlete of the year award after failing to make the final three-man shortlist, the sport’s governing body announced on Friday. As widely expected, double-doper Gatlin was among those cut from the final […]

2014 Women’s Volleyball World Champs: Final: Interviews

Head Coach Karch Kiraly talks about finally getting the big win for the American Women. As the team gets their medals.

2014 Women’s Volleyball World Champs: Final: USA wins Gold

Slugging it out with China in the 4th set, Team USA wins their first major title 27-25, 25-20, 16-25, 26-24. After two Bronzes, two Silvers and 4th last year, finally Gold.

2014 FIVB Women’s Indoor World Championships: Milan, Italy: Final: USA vs. China

There were 127 teams that played in the Women’s World Championship qualification process for the 2014 edition. The world’s best 24 teams will compete in the FIVB Volleyball Women’s World Championship Italy 2014, which will take place from September 23 to October 12.

2014 Rugby Sevens World Series: Australia: Cup Final

Fiji crushed England to advance to the Cup Final, then survived a second half blitz by Samoa to win the first Cup of the new season, 31-24.

2014 FIG Artistic Gymnastics World Championship: Nanning, China: Individual Apparatus Finals Day 2 & Awards

The coverage of the 45th FIG World Gynmastics Championships in Nanning, China, will start on Tuesday, 7 October and conclude on Sunday, 12 October. The competition is the fourth time a World Artistic Gymnastics Championships has been held in Asia.

2014 Women’s Volleyball World Champs: Semi-Final: USA vs Brazil

Team USA stuns last years Silver medalist Brazil 3-0 to advance to the Gold medal game. Brazil, meanwhile heads to the Bronze Medal game.

2014 FIVB Women’s Indoor World Championships: Milan, Italy: Semifinal #2 Italy vs. China

There were 127 teams that played in the Women’s World Championship qualification process for the 2014 edition. The world’s best 24 teams will compete in the FIVB Volleyball Women’s World Championship Italy 2014, which will take place from September 23 to October 12.

2014 FIVB Women’s Indoor World Championships: Milan, Italy: Semifinal #1 Brazil vs. USA

There were 127 teams that played in the Women’s World Championship qualification process for the 2014 edition. The world’s best 24 teams will compete in the FIVB Volleyball Women’s World Championship Italy 2014, which will take place from September 23 to October 12.

 
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