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Colorado Springs

  • Leif Nordgren, men’s biathlon, born in Colorado Springs
  • Curt Tomasevicz, men’s bobsled, lives in Colorado Springs
  • Steve Holcomb, men’s bobsled, lives in Colorado Springs

The rest of the state

  • Lanny Barnes, women’s biathlon, Durango
  • Jeremy Abbott, men’s figure skating, Aspen, formerly lived in Colorado Springs
  • Paul Stastny, men’s ice hockey, Denver
  • Noah Hoffman, men’s cross country skiing, born in Denver and lives in Aspen
  • Simi Hamilton, men’s cross country skiing, Aspen
  • Arielle Gold, women’s snowboarding, Steamboat Springs
  • Jordan Malone, men’s short track speedskating, born in Aurora
  • Mikaela Shiffrin, women’s Alpine skiing, Vail
  • Jason Brown, men’s figure skating, Monument

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    PLA D'ADET, France (AP) — Poland's Rafal Majka led a late breakaway on the last of four tough climbs in the Pyrenees to win the 17th stage of the Tour de France on Wednesday, as Vincenzo Nibali took another step toward overall victory. Nibali, who has earned the yellow jersey in every stage but two this year, made his latest case to take it...

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    Your Top Plays for Today: AP's Sports Guide ___ BRAZIL TURNS BACK TO DUNGA AFTER WORLD CUP DRUBBING Brazil has reappointed Dunga as coach of the national team on heels of humiliating exit from World Cup. http://bigstory.ap.org/article/dunga-hired-again-brazil-soccer-coach ___ PYEONGCHANG 2018 OLYMPICS COMMITTEE UNDER INVESTIGATION The...

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    Your Top Plays for Today: AP's Sports Guide ___ BRAZIL TURNS BACK TO DUNGA AFTER WORLD CUP DRUBBING Brazil has reappointed Dunga as coach of the national team on heels of humiliating exit from World Cup. http://bigstory.ap.org/article/dunga-hired-again-brazil-soccer-coach ___ PYEONGCHANG 2018 OLYMPICS COMMITTEE UNDER INVESTIGATION The...

  • BC-COM--Glasgow-Malaysia,1st Ld-Writethru

    GLASGOW, Scotland (AP) — Malaysian athletes and officials at the Commonwealth Games held a minute's silence at their flag-raising on Tuesday and plan to wear black armbands at the opening ceremony in memory of the victims of the Malaysia Airlines crash. The crash over Ukraine killed 298 people, including 44 Malaysians. Team spokesman Mohd...