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Olympic Roundup: Dutch add to huge figure skating haul

Olympic Roundup: Dutch add to huge figure skating haul

SOCHI, Russia, Feb. 16 (UPI) -- The Dutch reduced their speed skating rivals to complete frustration and Bode Miller was reduced to tears Sunday to start the second half of the Olympics.
Russell Westbrook makes sandwiches at Subway after signing deal with company

Russell Westbrook makes sandwiches at Subway after signing deal with company

WESTWOOD, Calif., Feb. 13 (UPI) -- Oklahoma City Thunder guard Russell Westbrook celebrates Subway deal by heading to a California shop and making sandwiches.
Evan Bleier
Sochi 2014: U.S. Olympic slalom skier has chance to become superstar

Sochi 2014: U.S. Olympic slalom skier has chance to become superstar

In the midst of all the skiing and skating and sledding that takes place during the Winter Olympics, an athlete occasionally transcends the competition.
MIKE RABUN, United Press International

The almanac

UPI Almanac for Wednesday, May 22, 2013.
By United Press International

The almanac

UPI Almanac for Tuesday, May 22, 2012.
By United Press International

Canada wins two golds in short track

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Feb. 26 (UPI) -- Charles Hamelin brought Canada two Olympic gold medals Friday in the final burst of activity in the always hectic sport of short-track skating.

Olympic Medal: M 500m Short Track

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Feb. 26 (UPI) -- Charles Hamelin of Canada won the Olympic gold medal Friday in the 500-meter short-track speed-skating race.
Olympic Roundup: Ohno gets his record

Olympic Roundup: Ohno gets his record

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Feb. 21 (UPI) -- South Korea came out on top Saturday in the newest rivalry in the Winter Olympics, South Korean vs. the United States in short-track speed skating.
Olympic Roundup: Experience comes through

Olympic Roundup: Experience comes through

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Feb. 14 (UPI) -- Americans Apolo Anton Ohno and Hannah Kearney led a crowd of Olympic veterans to performances that were generally unsurprising Saturday at the Vancouver Games.
South Koreans collide, Ohno benefits

South Koreans collide, Ohno benefits

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Feb. 13 (UPI) -- Apolo Anton Ohno tied the record for most Winter Olympic medals won by an American Saturday thanks to a late-race collision involving two South Koreans.

Ohno gets the best of South Korean rival

TURIN, Italy, Feb. 25 (UPI) -- American Apolo Anton Ohno bested his South Korean rival in a final individual Olympic showdown Saturday night by winning the short-track 500-meter sprint.

Olympic Medal: Men's Short-Track 500

TURIN, Italy, Feb. 25 (UPI) -- Apolo Anton Ohno of the United States won the Olympic gold medal Saturday night in the men's 500-meter short-track skating race.

South Koreans win two short-track golds

TURIN, Italy, Feb. 18 (UPI) -- South Koreans dominated the two Olympic short-track finals Saturday night and Hyun-Soon Ahn gained some more revenge on American Apolo Anton Ohno.

Olympic Medal: Men's 1000m Short-Track

TURIN, Italy, Feb. 18 (UPI) -- Hyun-Soo Ahn of South Korea won the Olympic gold medal Saturday night in the men's 1,000-meter short-track skating race.

Ohno stumbles in short-track semifinals

TURIN, Italy, Feb. 12 (UPI) -- South Korea and China dominated the first short-track skating event of the Olympics Sunday night while U.S. star Apolo Anton Ohno race did not make the finals.
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Apolo Anton Ohno of the United States reacts after being disqualified from in the men's 500 meter short track speed skating for a foul in the final at the 2010 Winter Olympics in Vancouver, Canada on February 26, 2010. UPI/Brian Kersey
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Apolo Anton Ohno at the Men's 500 meters medal ceremony at the 2006 Winter Olympics in Torino

Apolo Anton Ohno (pronounced /əˈpɒloʊ ˈæntɒn ˈoʊnoʊ/; born May 22, 1982) is an American short track speed skating competitor and an eight-time medalist (two gold, two silver, four bronze) in the Winter Olympics. He is the most decorated American Winter Olympic athlete of all time.

Ohno is one of only four Americans who have won three medals in a single Winter Olympic games. He has been the reigning United States champion since 2001 and has won the men's national title a total of 12 times. In December 1999, he became the youngest skater to win a World Cup event title, and became the first American to win a World Cup overall title in 2001. In 2008, Ohno won his first overall World Championship title.

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