Posts from the ‘Olympics’ Category

Meskerem Legesse, 26, (Olympic Runner) 8 Months Pregnant Suddenly Died

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Source:Yahoo News

Posted:Thursday July 18, 2013 @

 

 

A former Olympic runner, who was eight months pregnant, died suddenly Wednesday at a restaurant in Hamden, Conn. Emergency personnel were able to safely deliver her baby at a nearby hospital.

Meskerem Legesse, 26, was getting takeout food from a Chinese restaurant with her 2-year-old son when she suddenly collapsed and died, according to The Associated Press. Paramedics and emergency crews were able to perform CPR on Legesse until she was taken to the Yale-New Haven Hospital, where the baby was delivered.

 

Greg Louganis (Olympic Champ) To Marry Johnny Chaillot (Paralegal)

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Source:People

Posted: Monday June 17, 2013 @ 4:44 p.m PST

 

 
Olympic diving champion Greg Louganis is about to take the plunge – the marrying kind, that is. He and his partner, paralegal Johnny Chaillot, will walk down the aisle this fall, the diver tells PEOPLE exclusively.

“I finally met my soul mate – the more I fall in love with Johnny, the more I fall in love with myself. This is what the universe had in store for both of us,” Louganis, 53, says.

Bode Miller Got Sara McKenna Pregnant and Married Morgan Beck

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Source:TMZ

Posted: Friday May 31, 2013 @2:15 p.m PST

 

 

TMZ first reported, Miller filed a paternity lawsuit against Sara McKenna, seeking to establish custody rights — their son will be born next month.

McKenna tells us she plans to fight Bode’s request, claiming the ski champ previously wanted NOTHING to do with the baby. McKenna says Miller initially denied the baby was even his and has not bothered to contact her since she got knocked up.

Sara says she and Bode dated sporadically in Spring 2012 (right before he hit it off with his new wife, Morgan Beck) and the pregnancy was unplanned.

Read more: http://www.tmz.com/2013/01/21/bode-miller-baby-mama-custody-battle/#ixzz2UuFs1Xb8

 

 

 

Prince Harry Sings To Missy Franklin

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Source: dailymail

Posted: Sunday May 12, 2013 @ 3:00 p.m PST

 

 


Britain’s most eligible bachelor then joined the crowd in singing ‘Happy Birthday’ to the champion swimmer Missy Franklin, who turned 18.

Read more: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2322912/Prince-Harry-sings-Happy-Birthday-18-year-old-Olympic-swim-star-Missy-Franklin.html#ixzz2T7NMxzJ5
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Sergey Ovchinnikov Russian Volleyball Coach Commits Suicide At Age 43

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Source: Yahoo Sports

Posted: Thursday August 30, 2012 @2:07 p.m. PST

 

Russian volleyball coach Sergey Ovchinnikov (Sergei), 43, found dead in a hotel room, hanging.

It is being reporting that Ovchinnikov committed suicide; although, the cause of death isn’t confirmed.

According to Yahoo sports, he took the Olympics very personally,” Russian men’s volleyball coach Vladimir Alekno told RT.com. “I saw what he was going through and how upset he was after the defeat. He didn’t talk much. Even after victories he was always thinking about something and smoked a lot.”

TO READ MORE ON THIS STORY: Russian volleyball coach Sergey Ovchinnikov Found Dead In Hotel Room

Spice Girls To Perform At London’s Closing Games Ceremony

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Source: E! News Now

Posted: Friday August 10, 2012 @ 6:20 p.m PST

 

According to E! News Now,  all 5 original member of the “Girl Power” group Spice Girls are home in London getting ready to perform at the games closing ceremony.

 

SPICE GIRLS TO PERFORM AT THE LONDON GAMES

Nadja Drygalla Connected To Neo-Nazi Racist Group In Germany.

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Source:Yahoo Sports

Posted: Friday August 3, 2012 @ 10:05 a.m PST

 

 

According to, Yahoo Sports Nadja Drygalla decided to leave the games after her connection to a neo-Nazi group in Germany.

Drygalla’s boyfriend is reportedly a leader of the Rostock National Socialists, a group German intelligence describes as neo-Nazi and racist.

Nadja Drygalla Leaves Game Connected To Neo-Nazi In Germany

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