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2014 FIVB Volleyball World Grand Prix: Samokov, Bulgaria: Croatia vs. Kazakhstan

Eight more teams were added to the roster of the best women’s teams in the world this year from the 20 teams in 2013, bracing for the biggest ever assembly of teams in the premier annual women’s tournament.

2014 FIVB Volleyball World Grand Prix: Samokov, Bulgaria: Bulgaria vs. Kazakhstan

Eight more teams were added to the roster of the best women’s teams in the world this year from the 20 teams in 2013, bracing for the biggest ever assembly of teams in the premier annual women’s tournament.

USA Women’s Eagles Win Big In World Cup Match Over Kazakhstan

USA Women’s Eagles (Michael Lee/USA Rugby) By Jonathan Swart PARIS, France – The Women’s Eagles had two goals against Kazakhstan – win and score four tries. With “Final in ‘14” on the line, they accomplished exactly what they needed to by defeating the Nomads, 47-7. “We talked about getting four tries and it was great […]

2014 Women’s Rugby world Cup: USA vs Kazakhstan: USA tries

Check out a eight tries, as Team USA defeats Kazakhstan 47-7, scoring a bouns point in the pool.

2014 Women’s Rugby world Cup: USA vs Kazakhstan

Pool Play, USA improves to second place in their pool, defeating Kazakhstan 47-7, gaining a bonus point to move ahead of Ireland. USA faces pool leaders New Zealand next.

2014 Women’s Rugby world Cup: USA vs Kazakhstan: Interview

USA Captain Kate Daley talks about the win and getting ready for New Zealand, in their final pool play match.

2014 IRB Women’s Rugby World Cup: Paris, France: USA vs. Kazakhstan

Women’s Rugby World Cup 2014 runs from August 1 – 17 in Paris. The pool stages will be played at Marcoussis with Stade Jean Bouin hosting the semi-finals and final.

2014 World Fencing Championships: Kazan, Russia: Male And Female Epee: Semifinals & Finals

One of the major sporting events of the year 2014 – World Fencing Championships – will be hosted in Kazan on July 15th through 23rd. Over 800 fencers from 100 countries and 170 teams are expected to come to the capital of Tatarstan.

2014 World Fencing Championships: Kazan, Russia: Male And Female Foil: Semifinals & Finals

One of the major sporting events of the year 2014 – World Fencing Championships – will be hosted in Kazan on July 15th through 23rd. Over 800 fencers from 100 countries and 170 teams are expected to come to the capital of Tatarstan.

2014 World Fencing Championships: Kazan, Russia: Male And Female Sabre: Semifinals & Finals

One of the major sporting events of the year 2014 – World Fencing Championships – will be hosted in Kazan on July 15th through 23rd. Over 800 fencers from 100 countries and 170 teams are expected to come to the capital of Tatarstan.

2014 World Fencing Championships: Kazan, Russia: Male And Female Epee: Semifinals & Finals

One of the major sporting events of the year 2014 – World Fencing Championships – will be hosted in Kazan on July 15th through 23rd. Over 800 fencers from 100 countries and 170 teams are expected to come to the capital of Tatarstan.

2014 World Fencing Championships: Kazan, Russia: Male And Female Fleuret: Semifinals & Finals

One of the major sporting events of the year 2014 – World Fencing Championships – will be hosted in Kazan on July 15th through 23rd. Over 800 fencers from 100 countries and 170 teams are expected to come to the capital of Tatarstan.

2014 World Fencing Championships: Kazan, Russia: Female Sabre And Men’s Sabre: Semifinals & Finals

One of the major sporting events of the year 2014 – World Fencing Championships – will be hosted in Kazan on July 15th through 23rd. Over 800 fencers from 100 countries and 170 teams are expected to come to the capital of Tatarstan.

2014 Women’s Club Volleyball Championship: Kazan wins Gold

Russia’s Dinamo Kazan defeat Brazil’s Molico/Osasco in straight sets, 25-11, 25-16, 27-25 to win the championship. They were the only undefeated team in the tournament as well.

2014 Badminton European: European Championships: Kazan, Russia: Finals – Singles, Doubles, Mixed

The European Championships is Badminton Europe’s most prestigious event and is played in week 17 in even years. The event officially crowns the best male and female players and pairs in Europe.

2013 FIVB World Indoor Volleyball Grand Prix: Kazakhstan vs. Brazil

In 2013, the FIVB World Grand Prix will return to Japan for the first time in four years, which should please Olympic champions Brazil, who have won the tournament the last three times (2005, 2008, 2009) it has been played there.

2013 Speed Skating Short Track World Championships: Men’s 500m: Sakazume falls twice in the same race

Sakazume Ryosuke (JPN) fell once after Jean Olivier pushed him and fell a second time after the race was restarted without Olivier.

2012 Cross Country Skiing World Cup: KAZ wins in photo finish

Denis Volotka and Nikolay Chebotka (KAZ) were nowhere to be found for the first ten minutes of the race, miraculously appearing during the final lap, where they caught Russia 1 at the finish line.

2014 Youth Olympics: USA Wrestling Update

In both the Men’s 46k and 54k Freestyle, Team USA took Silver, as Cade Olivas (USA) lost to Ismail Gadzhiev (RUS), and Daton Fix (USA) lost to Mukhambet Kuatbek (KAZ).

USA Rugby Misses Out on Semifinals at Women’s Rugby World Cup

Click here for the schedule of IRB Women’s Rugby World Cup matches on Universal Sports. PARIS, France – Two tries by the Women’s Eagles may have been the difference in Saturday’s match at IRB Women’s Rugby World Cup 2014 that saw New Zealand win, 34-3. Two tries were taken away from the Eagles – tries […]

Phelps makes U.S. squad as Olympic hopes gather steam

Photo Credit: Kirby Lee-USA TODAY Sports (Reuters) – Michael Phelps overcame the first hurdle to a potential return to Olympic competition in 2016 when he was named along with exciting teenagers Katie Ledecky and Missy Franklin on the U.S. team for the Pan Pacific Championships on Sunday. Phelps’ qualification for the Aug. 21-24 championships on Australia’s […]

Meya Bizer: The Human Sledgehammer

Click here for the schedule of IRB Women’s Rugby World Cup matches on Universal Sports. By Seth Rubinroit There is no mystery why Meya Bizer is nicknamed “The Human Sledgehammer.” Bizer has earned a reputation for delivering bone-crushing hits, despite being far from one of USA Rugby’s biggest players at 5-foot-8, 158 pounds. Watch some of her hardest […]

Mariel Zagunis and Kendal Williams Earn USOC’s Athlete of the Month Honors

Trayvon Bromell and Kendal Williams (Christian Petersen/Getty Images) COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – Top performances throughout July earned Mariel Zagunis (Beaverton, Oregon) and Kendal Williams (Jacksonville, Florida) Athlete of the Month recognition, while the U.S. Women’s National Goalball Team received Team of the Month honors, the United States Olympic Committee announced today. Zagunis captured the silver […]

U.S. Swimming Stars Set to Compete at Phillips 66 Nationals

Michael Phelps (Mike Lewis/OlaVistaPhotography.com) COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – Nearly 1,000 swimmers, including Olympic gold medalists and world-record holders Michael Phelps (Baltimore, Md.), Missy Franklin (Centennial, Colo.), Ryan Lochte (Daytona Beach, Fla.) and Katie Ledecky (Bethesda, Md.), are expected to complete at next week’s USA Swimming’s Phillips 66 National Championships in Irvine, California. The five-day meet […]

Australians head home to face U.S. challenge at PanPacs

 PHOTO CREDIT: REUTERS/JIM YOUNG (Reuters) – Two years on from a disappointing Olympic campaign, Australia’s swim team head into next month’s showdown with the United States at the Pan Pacific Championships with confidence following a record medal haul at the Glasgow Commonwealth Games. The Australians, who won just one gold medal at the 2012 Olympics, earned […]

Kristoff Too Strong For Sagan On Tour Stage 12; Nibali Retains Yellow Jersey

(Reuters) – Norway’s Alexander Kristoff claimed his maiden Tour de France victory when he beat Peter Sagan in a sprint to prevail in dominant fashion on the 12th stage, a 185.5-km ride from Bourg en Bresse on Thursday. Katusha rider Kristoff timed his effort perfectly to win with a comfortable margin to leave Slovakian Sagan, […]

USA Fencing Team Travels to Senior Worlds

Miles Chamley-Watson (Nicole Jomantas/USA Fencing) (Colorado Springs, Colo.) – The USA Fencing Team had one of its most successful Senior World Championships in 2013 and Team USA’s medalists will be back for more in Kazan, Russia from July 15-23. Individual preliminary rounds will take place from July 15-17 for athletes ranked outside the top 16 […]

IOC Has to Explain Merits of Games Better, says Bach

PHOTO CREDIT: REUTERS/DENIS BALIBOUSE (Reuters) – The International Olympic Committee (IOC) must do a better job of explaining the merits of hosting the Games to cities considering an application, IOC President Thomas Bach said on Wednesday. Only three cities – Oslo, Almaty in Kazakhstan and Beijing – were confirmed as official candidates to host the […]

USA Women’s Eagles Announce Roster For Rugby World Cup

The USA Women’s National Rugby Team (Twitter: @USARugby) BOULDER, Colo. — The Women’s Eagles have been selected for the IRB Women’s Rugby World Cup 2014. In total, 26 players will have the chance to represent the U.S.A. in Paris for the prestigious tournament. Additionally, four players will accompany the team to Paris as reserves. “It […]

Oslo, Almaty, Beijing named as 2022 Winter Games candidates

(Reuters) – Oslo, Almaty and Beijing were confirmed as the official candidates to host the 2022 Winter Olympic Games on Monday even though an International Olympic Committee (IOC) report found several weaknesses in the Kazakh city’s bid. Stockholm, Krakow and Lviv had also submitted bids to the IOC but all three later withdrew. “The IOC Executive board […]

2014 Beach Volleyball World Tour: Stavanger: Face Smash

Alexandr Dyachenko (KAZ), on his way to victory buries the ball in Philip Gabathuler (SUI) face, but it may have been the kick Switzerland need, as they came back to win 2-1.

2014 Beach Volleyball World Tour: Stavanger: Men’s Bronze

29th seed Philip Gabathuler and Mirco Gerson (SUI) defeat 26th seed Alexey Sidorenko and Alexandr Dyachenko (KAZ) after losing the marathon first set 28-30, coming back 21-19, 15-9.

Team USA Assignments For 2014 ISU Grand Prix of Figure Skating

Gracie Gold (U.S. Figure Skating) COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (June 27, 2014) – The International Skating Union (ISU) announced today athlete selections for the 2014 ISU Grand Prix of Figure Skating Series, which will begin Oct. 24-26 with 2014 Hilton HHonors Skate America in Chicago. The field at Skate America will feature several members of the […]

2014 Women’s Club Volleyball Championship: Larson interview

Jordan Larson-Burbach, the lone American on the team from Russia, Dinamo Kazan, talks about the team’s championship win.

2014 Badminton European Champs: Men’s Singles

2014, Kazan, Russia, BWF Badminton European Championship, After two bronze and one silver, Jan O Jorgensen (DEN) finally becomes the Men’s European Champ, defeating Rajiv Ouseph (ENG) 21-18, 21-10 in a commanding match. (Call your TV provider to watc

Kimetto takes Tokyo record as Kenyans sweep podium

(Photo by The Asahi Shimbun via Getty Images) (Reuters) – Dennis Kimetto claimed his first marathon victory in only his second race over the distance when the Kenyan won the Tokyo Marathon in a race record time on Sunday. The 29-year-old finished in a time of two hours, six minutes and 50 seconds to smash […]

2014 ISU World Sprint Speed Skating Championships: Kuzin beats Davis

Paired up against Shani Davis, Denis Kuzin (KAZ) won with a time of 1:09.37. Kuzin now sits in 5th place in the overall standings.

Before Olympics, Russians urged to help prevent attacks

CREDIT: REUTERS/VASILY FEDOSENKO (Reuters) – Less than a month before the Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russian investigators appealed to civilians on Tuesday to be more vigilant and help avert the threat of “terrorist” attacks. Insurgents who want to create an Islamist state in the North Caucasus mountains have threatened to attack the Games and suicide bombers killed at least […]

Russian Cossacks patrol Sochi Olympics

CREDIT: REUTERS/VASILY FEDOSENKO (Reuters) – Cossacks in their traditional lambswool hats and coats with epaulettes will be patrolling the Russian resort of Sochi for next month’s Winter Olympics. Russia has imposed a security clampdown in Sochi to try to ensure the safety of the Games which are a sworn target of Moscow’s most wanted man, […]

2014 Cross-Country Skiing World Cup: Tour de Ski: Poltoranin wins stage 4

Alexey Poltoranin (KAZ) won the men’s 15km Classic 34.28.1. Poltoranin made his move with about 3km left to go, passing up skiers Hannes Dotzler (GER) and Stanislav Volzhentsev to take the lead.

2013 Cross-Country Skiing World Cup: Asiago: Norway Team Interview

Norway’s Eldar Roenning and Ola Vigen Hattestad talks about their photo finish win over the Kazakhstan team in the Men’s Team Sprint event.

2013 Cross-Country Skiing World Cup: Asiago: Norway wins

Norway won the Men’s Team Sprint with a time of 24:47.40, just narrowly edging out the Kazakhstan team at the finish. Team Norway has finished inside the top 3 in all the races so far this season.

2013 Cross-Country Skiing World Cup: Lillehammer: Golberg wins

Paal Goldberg (NOR) hasn’t seen a podium in over two years and today he gets his first ever win, beating Alexey Poltoranin (KAZ) by 14.2 seconds.

2013-2014 Rugby Viewing Schedule

Date Event TV Time (ET) Live Online (ET) 11/30 Rugby Sevens World Series: Dubai 7:00 PM 12/8 Rugby Sevens World Series: South Africa 7:00 PM 1/24 Rugby Sevens World Series: Las Vegas 8:00 PM 1/26 Rugby Sevens World Series: Las Vegas 12:30 PM 2/10 Rugby Sevens World Series: New Zealand 8:00 PM 2/11 Rugby Sevens World Series: […]

Alex Dowsett wins Giro stage eight, Nibali leads

(Reuters) – New Giro d’Italia race leader Vincenzo Nibali took an important step towards possible victory on Saturday by limiting his losses to favourite Bradley Wiggins in a time trial won by Wiggins’s British compatriot Alex Dowsett. Movistar rider Dowsett had a three-hour wait before all the favourites had finished and he could be sure […]

2013 Vuelta a España: Teams invited by the Organization

The organization of the race announce the teams that have been selected to participate in the 2013 Vuelta a España that will take place from August 24th to September 15th and will begin in Vilanova de Arousa, Pontevedra (Rias Baixas) 2013 UCI ProTeams. AG2R La Mondiale (Fra) Astana Pro Team (Kaz) Blanco Pro Cycling (Ned) […]

2013 Speed Skating World Single Distance Championship: Men’s 1000m: Denis Kuzin wins title

Denis Kuzin (KAZ) surprised everyone by finishing with a winning time of 1:09.14. Although Kuzin is ranked 9th in the world, a win here gives him his first international podium.

2013 FIS Freestyle Skiing World Cup: Are: Women’s Dual Moguls: American Hannah Kearney wins

Hannah Kearney (USA) won the final heat with a score of 23 points over Yulia Galysheva (KAZ) who had 12 points. Kearney leads the overall standing with 1 race to go.

2013 ISU Figure Skating World Championship: Men’s Free Skate: Chan wins again

Despite some mistakes, Patrick Chan (CAN) successfully defends his world title, scoring five points lower than Denis Ten (KAZ) in the Free, but winning overall by 1.3 points.

Chan channels home support for record score

By Steve Keating LONDON, Ontario, March 13 (Reuters) – Canada’s Patrick Chan took full advantage of home ice to deliver a record-smashing short program and stake his claim for a third straight figure skating world championship crown on Wednesday. Chan had not performed like a world champion this season but looked every inch a gold […]

Kimetto takes Tokyo record as Kenyans sweep podium

Feb 24 (Reuters) – Dennis Kimetto claimed his first marathon victory in only his second race over the distance when the Kenyan won the Tokyo Marathon in a race record time on Sunday. The 29-year-old finished in a time of two hours, six minutes and 50 seconds to smash Swiss Viktor Rothlin’s 2008 record by […]

2013 FIS Cross Country World Cup: Davos: Men’s Sprints: Poltoranin Interview

Alexey Poltoranin (KAZ) talks about how excited he is to get his first win of the season

2013 FIS Cross Country World Cup: Davos: Mens’ Sprints: Poltoranin gets 1st win of the season

Alexey Poltoranin (KAZ) was the fastest man out of the gate and the first to finish. His final time was 3:25.66. Poltoranin was 28th in his previous sprint at Sochi.

FIS Nordic Combined World Cup: Almaty: HS140 & 10km Individual Gundersen (Day 2)

Located in a mountainous area of southern Kazakhstan close to the border to Kyryzstan, this former capital is one of the most important cities of the country.

Lochte and Franklin win again as Arena Austin Grand Prix concludes

Courtesy of usaswimming.org AUSTIN, Texas – Ryan Lochte (Daytona Beach, Fla.) and Missy Franklin (Centennial, Colo.) finished the Arena Austin Grand Prix by adding another win to their collection over the three-day meet in Austin, Texas and the Joe and Jamail Texas Swimming Center. Lochte won the 200m medley in 2:00.98 beating out Tyler Clary […]

 
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