A Question to Ponder: Just Who Are These Americans?
With the Games set to open Friday, the U.S. team is made up of standout athletes who have yet to be discovered by the American public. Speedskaters Kirstin Holum (left) and Derek Parra (right) aren't household names, but very well could become the next athletic sensations during the next two weeks.
MICHAEL WILBON: These Games Hold Winter Wonders
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IOC Puts Sumo Wresting, Body Building on Deck
IOC Says All New Sports Must Include Women
The future of the Olympic Games? Think about sumo wrestling, body building, speedboat
racing and motorcycle racing. Those sports were given provisional recognition by the International Olympic Committee on Friday, the first step toward
acceptance as Olympic sports.
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