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Injury updates from Cortina and Wengen

In the challenging ladies’ super G race on Monday, 19 racers failed to cross the finish line. While most escaped unscathed, Italy’s Daniela Merighetti, Switzerland’s Dominique Gisin, and France’s Marion Rolland unfortunately suffered injuries in high speed crashes. Merighetti had high hopes in the super G after finishing third in the downhill on Sunday. She […]

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).

Podium360 Update: Wengen

Mikaela Shiffrin wins 3rd slalom this season. Ted Ligety wins first super combined at Wengen, Bodi Miller finishes 5th on the downhill event.

Podium360 Update: Figure Skating

With Mirai Nagasu getting snubbed after taking 3rd at the Nationals, here is your American Olympic Figure Skating Team.

Podium360 Update: Shiffrin wins

Mikaela Shiffrin wins her 7th World Cup Slalom race at 18 years old.

Podium360 Update: Lindsey Vonn out

American Alpine Skiing star Lindsey Vonn has announced that she will not be competiting in the Sochi Winter Olympics next month.

Universal Sports Update: Putin Vows Equal Conditions

Russian president Putin vows equal conditions for all athletes at 2014 SOchi Olympics

Universal Sports Update: Lindsey Vonn Skied Out

Lindsey Vonn skied out at Val d’isere downhill.

Universal Sports Update: Aksel Lund Svindal wins Men’s Super G

Aksel Lund Svindal wins Men’s Super G in Val Gardena, Italy.

Universal Sports Update: Misty May Treanor is expecting

3-Time Olympic gold metalist Misty May Treanor has announced she is having a baby.

Universal Sports Update: Nate Holland has collarbone surgery

Snowboarder Nate Holland had collarbone surgery and is currently on the mend, and hoping to qualify for Sochi.

Universal Sports Update: Bode Miller’s Son

Bode Miller will be allowed to take his infant son to the Sochi Games.

Universal Sports Update: Richardson Takes Berlin

Heather Richardson wins the 1000m long track speed skating event in Berlin.

Universal Sports Update: Lysecek Out Of Games

Evan Lysecek will miss the Sochi Games because of a hip injury.

Universal Sports Update: IOC says no to protests

The IOC is reminding athletes that protesting will not be allowed.

Universal Sports Update: Ligety & Miller Go 1, 2

Ted Ligety and Bode Miller finished 1st and 2nd at Beaver Creek.

Universal Sports Update: Vonn Finishes 5th in Lake Louise

Lindsey Vonn finished in 5th place in the Super G during the 2013 Alpine World Cup in Lake Louise.

Universal Sports Update: Russian Medal Bonuses

As they have since the early 1990’s, Russia plans to pay their athletes bonuses for each medal they win in the Olympic Sochi Winter Games.

Universal Sports Update: Vonn out again

Having injured herself again, American Alpine Skiing star Lindsey Vonn won’t be skiing Beaver Creek this weekend as planned.

Universal Sports Update: Bach vs. Armstrong

IOC President Thomas Bach is not in favor of reducing the ban Lance Armstrong.

Universal Sports Update: Sochi Dope Testing Trouble

The WADA is looking into problems reported at the Russian Anti-doping lab that will handling the testing for the Olympic games in Sochi.

Universal Sports Update: Armstrong Ban Remains

The IOC President says he will not reduce Lance Armstrong’s ban from cycling.

Universal Sports Update: Speed Skating begins

The ISU Speed Skating season kicks off as Team USA starts to shape up for the Sochi Winter Games.

Universal Sports Update: Armstrong may owe money

Texas court will consider SCA Promotions appeal to reclaim their bonus money from Lance Armstrong.

Universal Sports Update: Torch in Space

The Olympic Torch headed for Sochi, Russia will make a quick stop in outerspace.

Universal Sports Update: Lysacek’s Return

American figure skating star Evan Lysacek is still hoping to bonuce back from injury and compete in the Sochi Games.

Universal Sports Update: Steve Holcomb

Universal Sports’ Nick Gismondi discusses how Steve Holcomb will drive at the USA 1 sled next month as the Bobsled World Cup season begins.

Universal Sports Update: Ted Ligety in Soelden

Universal Sports’ Nick Gismondi talks about American Ted Ligety’s win at yesterday’s Giant Slalom in Soelden.

Universal Sports Update: Shiffrin Adds Giant Slalom

Teenage American slalom skiing star Mikaela Shiffrin is adding Giant Slalom to her arsenal, as she has been beating the men in training.

Universal Sports Update: Phelps back in pool

With no plans announced, American swimming star Michael Phelps is back in the pool training with his coach Bob Bowman.

Universal Sports Update: Vonn holds off

American Alpine skiing star Lindsey Vonn has decided not to ski at the start of the 2013-2014 World Cup season, as she is still recovering from injury.

Universal Sports Update: Sportswoman Franklin

American swimming star Missy Franklin has been named the 2013 Sportswoman of the Year.

Universal Sports Update: Alpine Skiing season to start

The snow report for Soelden, Austria has been given as green light for the FIS Alpine World Cup Skiing season to start October 26th.

Universal Sports Update: Jamaican Doping

The World Anti-Doping Authority is unhappy with how the Jamaican Anti-Doping Authority has been doing it’s job in the passed year.

Universal Sports Update: Vonn Rehab

American alpine skiing star Lindsey Vonn plans to end rehab early.

Universal Sports Update: Lysacek Injury

American skating star Evan Lysacek will miss Skate America due to injury.

Universal Sports Update: Kim Yu-Na drops out

Due to a foot injury, Figure Skating star Yu-na Kim (KOR) will not be competiting in the Grand Prix season this year.

Universal Sports Update: Lance USPS battle

The United States Postal Service is looking to get back the 40 million they gave to Lance Armstrong.

Universal Sports Update: Bolt Extends Retirement Date

Two-time Olympic champ, Usain Bolt (JAM), says he may hold off any retirement plans until after the World Championships in 2017.

Universal Sports Update: Horner Doping Mix Up

Spain’s Anti-Doping Agencey was looking to test newly crowned Vuelta a Espana winner Chirs Horner (USA), but they went to the wrong address – luckily things were straighten out.

Universal Sports Update: Lance Armstrong’s Testimony

A Texas judge is pushing to get Lance Armstrong to give a sworn testimony about his drug use.

Universal Sports Update: Bigger Boston Marathon

In order to allow runners who were unable to finish the race last year race again and let more people honor last years bombing victums, the Boston Marathon will allow 9,000 more people race this year.

Universal Sports Update: Merritt wins

Newly crowned (for a second time) 400 meter champ Lashawn Merritt (USA) wins 400m in Stockholm Diamon League.

Universal Sports Update: Sochi bans rallies

President Putin bans all rallies before Olympic games, sighting security concerns, as others suspect it’s for fear of pro-homosexuality protests.

Universal Sports Update: Merritt 400m champ again

Lashawn Merritt (USA), 2009 400m World Champ, is now the 2013 400m World Champ as well.

Universal Sports Update: Indictment for Pistorius

Double amputee runner Oscar Pistorius (RSA) has been served with a indictment to appear in court over the shooting death of his girlfriend.

Universal Sports Update: Moser out of Champs

National 1500m champ Treniere Moser drops out of the World Championships this month because of injury.

Universal Sports Update: Moser Out Of Worlds

Another injury has claimed a big name athlete from competing at the IAAF World Championships. Treniere Moser suffered a hamstring injury and will no longer be participating in the competition.

Universal Sports Update: Coach banned for life

FINA has banned the Estonian swim coach Nikolai Borzov for life.

Universal Sports Update: Equal Treatment for LGBT in Winter Games

President Obama said on Tuesday night that he expects Russia to be welcoming to gay and lesbian athletes at the 2014 Sochi Winter Games.

Universal Sports Update: Franklin helps USA win 4×200 Free

Swimming star Missy Franklin helps Team USA take the gold in the Women’s 4x200m Freestyle Relay during the 2013 FINA Aquatic World Championships.

Universal Sports Update: Franklin in 4th Place

Swimming star Missy Franklin (USA) settles for 4th in the Women’s 100m Freestyle.

Universal Sports Update: Ennis-Hill Out Of Worlds

Olympic Heptathlon champion, Jessica Ennis-Hill of Great Britain, is the latest notable athlete to pull the shoot on the upcoming Track & Field World Championships.


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