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Sochi recap: Freestyle skiing, women’s halfpipe

Surely, somewhere, Sarah Burke is proud. She didn’t live to see it, but her sport made its Olympic debut with aplomb. The USA’s Maddie Bowman may have been overlooked while all this happened because figure skating and women’s hockey...

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Sochi recap: Men’s freestyle skiing, halfpipe

As the snow piled on the halfpipe and messed with a number of freestyle skiers performances, 23-year-old David Wise for Team USA wiped out the competition for his first gold medal in the first historical Olympic event for men’s freestyle &helli...

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Sochi recap: Snowboarding, men’s halfpipe

Shaun White falls short of becoming first man to win three Olympic gold medals in a row. Swiss rider Iouri Podlatchikov takes gold. Date: 11-Feb Sport: Snowboarding Event: Men’s halfpipe Medalists: Iouri Podladtchikov (Switzerland), Ayumu Hiran...

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