COPPER MOUNTAIN, Colo. (AP) — One in every of Shaun White’s biggest fears is discovering himself the other way up above a halfpipe with no concept the place he’s going to land.

Repeatedly over 20 years, he has determined the chance is price it.

As he embarked this month on the hunt to make his fifth Olympics, the world’s most well-known halfpipe rider says residing a life filled with calculated dangers continues to be a part of his DNA — a mindset that, lately, is much less taken without any consideration in all-or-nothing sports activities equivalent to his than it

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The U.S. has dominated the world in women’s basketball at the Olympics over the last quarter-century, winning every game by double digits since 2004.

Diana Taurasi and Sue Bird will try to become the first players ever to win five Olympic gold medals in basketball when the United States women’s team begins play at the Tokyo Games.

The pair has been an integral part of the U.S. run of six consecutive golds at the Olympics.

“As far as being named to a fifth Olympics, especially with Sue, you know, it’s just a great honor. It just makes you really appreciate

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