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Lindsey Vonn, Roger Federer play tennis in the Alps (photos)

One had to wonder what Lindsey Vonn and Roger Federer were up to when they Skyped two weeks ago.

As it turns out, they were arranging a sponsor-related tennis exhibition in the Alps, about two miles above sea level in Jungfraujoch, Switzerland. 179 more words


Vanessa-Mae's Olympic skiing qualifying results rigged, official says

Violinist Vanessa-Mae‘s results to earn a berth at the Olympics were “fixed at the behest of Thai ski officials to meet her qualifying criteria for Sochi,” the president of the Slovenian Ski Association… 203 more words


Mikaela Shiffrin leads ESPY-nominated Olympians

Olympic Alpine skiing champion Mikaela Shiffrin was nominated for the Best Female Athlete ESPY to be handed out July 16, leading a bevy of Sochi stars on the award candidate lists. 227 more words