Winter Olympics
  • Winter Olympics slideshow

  • Picture taken from a helicopter on May 18, 2012, shows a general view of the construction area of the Olympic Park in the Black Sea resort of Sochi. Sochi will host the 2014 Winter Olympics which will start on February 7, 2014. AFP PHOTO/MIKHAIL MORDASOVMIKHAIL MORDASOV/AFP/GettyImages

    Picture taken from a helicopter on May 18, 2012, shows a general view of the construction area of the Olympic Park in the Black Sea resort of Sochi. Sochi will host the 2014 Winter Olympics which will start on February 7, 2014. AFP PHOTO/MIKHAIL MORDASOVMIKHAIL MORDASOV/AFP/GettyImages

  • Doping scandals

    Sochi scandal: A New York Times report indicates that dozens of Russian Olympians at Sochi participated in a far-reaching, state-operated doping program, according to the then-director of Russia's anti-doping laboratory. Grigory Rodchenkov contends that he created a concoction of three drugs and liquor that he provided to at least 15 medal winners.

  • FIVB Sochi Open presented by VTB - Day 6

    SOCHI, RUSSIA - MAY 08: Bronze medal winner John Hyden and Tri Bourne of USA during day 6 of the FIVB Sochi Open presented by VTB on May 8, 2016 in Sochi, Russia. (Photo by Oleg Nikishin/Getty Images for FIVB)

  • FIVB Sochi Open presented by VTB - Day 6

    SOCHI, RUSSIA - MAY 08: (L to R) Silver medal winners Konstantin Semenov and Viacheslav Krasilnikov of Russia during day 6 of the FIVB Sochi Open presented by VTB on May 8, 2016 in Sochi, Russia. (Photo by Oleg Nikishin/Getty Images for FIVB)

  • FIVB Sochi Open presented by VTB - Day 6

    SOCHI, RUSSIA - MAY 08: Bronze medal winner John Hyden and Tri Bourne of USA during day 6 of the FIVB Sochi Open presented by VTB on May 8, 2016 in Sochi, Russia. (Photo by Oleg Nikishin/Getty Images for FIVB)

  • FIVB Sochi Open presented by VTB - Day 6

    SOCHI, RUSSIA - MAY 08: (L to R) Silver medal winners Konstantin Semenov and Viacheslav Krasilnikov of Russia, Gold medal winners Daniele Lupo and Paolo Nicolai of Italy and Bronze medal winner John Hyden and Tri Bourne of USA during day 6 of the FIVB Sochi Open presented by VTB on May 8, 2016 in Sochi, Russia. (Photo by Oleg Nikishin/Getty Images for FIVB)

  • FIVB Sochi Open presented by VTB - Day 6

    SOCHI, RUSSIA - MAY 08: (L to R) Konstantin Semenov of Russia and Daniele Lupo of Italy duel at the net during day 6 of the FIVB Sochi Open presented by VTB on May 8, 2016 in Sochi, Russia. (Photo by Oleg Nikishin/Getty Images for FIVB)

  • FIVB Sochi Open presented by VTB - Day 6

    SOCHI, RUSSIA - MAY 08: Nadine Zumkehr of Switzerland digging during day 6 of the FIVB Sochi Open presented by VTB on May 8, 2016 in Sochi, Russia. (Photo by Oleg Nikishin/Getty Images for FIVB)

  • FIVB Sochi Open presented by VTB - Day 6

    SOCHI, RUSSIA - MAY 08: Joana Heidrich of Switzerland receives a ball during day 6 of the FIVB Sochi Open presented by VTB on May 8, 2016 in Sochi, Russia. (Photo by Oleg Nikishin/Getty Images for FIVB)

  • FIVB Sochi Open presented by VTB - Day 6

    SOCHI, RUSSIA - MAY 08: John Hyden of USA digging during day 6 of the FIVB Sochi Open presented by VTB on May 8, 2016 in Sochi, Russia. (Photo by Oleg Nikishin/Getty Images for FIVB)

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