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Russian curling bronze medalist faces doping charge

PYEONGCHANG, South Korea /February 18, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) —  Russia could lose its chance to be reinstated before the end of the Winter Olympics because of a doping charge against curling bronze medalist Alexander Krushelnitsky. The Court of Arbitration for Sport said in a statement Monday that it has “initiated a procedure involving” Krushelnitsky, who finished … Continue reading Russian curling bronze medalist faces doping charge

The Latest: Hearing on Russian Olympic appeals concludes

PYEONGCHANG, South Korea /February 7, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) — The Latest from the Pyeongchang Olympics (all times local): 2:55 p.m. A lawyer for 45 Russian athletes and two coaches says hearings have concluded in their last-ditch attempt to compete at the Pyeongchang Olympics, but there is no ruling yet. Philippe Baertsch, representing the 47 Russians, says … Continue reading The Latest: Hearing on Russian Olympic appeals concludes