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David Cronenberg and Claire Denis Will Compete at Cannes Movie Pageant

LONDON — Films by David Cronenberg, Claire Denis and Park Chan-wook will compete for the Palme d’Or at this yr’s Cannes Movie Pageant, the occasion’s organizers introduced on Thursday. Movies by earlier winners Ruben Ostlund, Hirokazu Kore-eda and Cristian Mungiu can even be among the many 18 titles within the working for the pageant’s high

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Tennis Suspends Russia and Belarus however Will Permit Their Gamers to Compete

The organizations that oversee skilled tennis will prohibit Russia and Belarus from competing in group occasions however will permit gamers from these nations to take part in tournaments with none nationwide identification. The announcement on Tuesday got here in the future after the International Olympic Committee recommended that sports activities organizations bar Russian and Belarusian

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Paralympics Will Permit Russian Athletes to Compete

BEIJING — Organizers of the Beijing Winter Paralympics will permit athletes from Russia and Belarus to compete when the Video games open this week, regardless of mounting strain to exclude Russia and its groups from international sports activities as punishment for the nation’s invasion of Ukraine. The chief board of the Worldwide Paralympic Committee, which

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IOC Says Athletes From Russia and Belarus Mustn’t Compete

The Worldwide Olympic Committee on Monday deepened Russia’s isolation by recommending that the nation’s athletes and groups needs to be banned from international sports activities competitions. Though the I.O.C. left exceptions for when modifications in occasions had been “not doable on brief discover for organizational or authorized causes,” the committee’s transfer represented an escalation in

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IOC Responds to Criticism After Panel Clears Russian Skater to Compete

The Worldwide Olympic Committee on Tuesday responded to criticism over its determination to withhold the awarding of medals in occasions gained by a Russian determine skater on the middle of doping questions. A Swiss courtroom has cleared the skater, Kamila Valieva, 15, to compete within the girls’s singles occasion on Tuesday evening, regardless of failing

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Kamila Valieva Can Proceed to Compete, Arbitrators Rule

The Russian determine skating star on the heart of doping questions on the Beijing Olympics shall be allowed to compete within the ladies’s singles occasion after a ruling by arbitrators on Monday. The panel, in a press release, mentioned it will be unfair and trigger “irreparable hurt” if she had been barred from the competitors,

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Mikaela Shiffrin Will Compete within the Tremendous-G

Mikaela Shiffrin will race within the super-G on Friday. The announcement got here sooner or later after Shiffrin was disqualified from her second consecutive race in Beijing after making it by way of only a handful of gates. The failures led Shiffrin, a two-time Olympic medalist, to query whether or not she ought to take

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Shaun White Will Compete in His Final Olympics

Shaun White has a behavior of stealing the highlight, thanks to a few Olympic gold medals and a disappointing fourth-place end in 2014. This Olympics, he is available in as a 35-year-old underdog, however one motivated by realizing that this shall be his final Olympics, and possibly his final competitors. Making the rostrum is a

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