Russian figure skater shows positive on drug test to force delay in Olympic team medal award ceremony


Associated Press

Column: Shiffrin’s disappointment stirs lessons from Biles

When Mikaela Shiffrin left the course, another expected gold medal slipped off before she almost started, the NBC announcer gave her it. “One of the biggest shockers in the history of Olympic alpine skiing,” yelled commentator Dan Hicks. The camera focused on Shiffrin. Shiffrin bowed her head and placed her arms bent on her knees as she tried to handle her other unimaginable consequences in the first run of her slalom, artificial snow. I got off.

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