olympic athletes from russia

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Beijing 2022 Ice Hockey: Team ROC Preview

January 28, 2022

Beijing 2022 Ice Hockey: Team ROC Preview by Melissa Burgess

Note: The Russian national teams were known as the "Olympic Athletes from Russia" in Pyeongchang in 2018 and have since been known as the Russian Olympic Committee team or Team ROC. Russia was banned for 4 years from "officially" sending athletes to the Olympics and

Women's Curling in Pyeongchang: After Five Games

February 19, 2018

Women's Curling in Pyeongchang: After Five Games by Andrew

The women's curling event at the Olympics is worth following for new and old fans alike. For those who have watched curling for years, names like Homan, Muirhead, and Hasselborg need no introduction and the team game is as familiar as shouts of "hard!" But

Mixed Doubles Curling in Pyeongchang: Wrap-Up and Medals

February 15, 2018

Mixed Doubles Curling in Pyeongchang: Wrap-Up and Medals by Andrew

The mixed-doubles curling playoff round [https://www.olympic.org/pyeongchang-2018/results/en/curling/team-stats-mixed-doubles.htm] provided ample tension and excitement. Canada took on Norway in the first semi-final. John Morris started strong against Norway, impressing with a surgical double to clear the rings of Norwegian