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Hackl fails in bid to win fourth straight gold in men's luge

PARK CITY, Utah -- Georg Hackl of Germany failed in his bid to become the first Winter Olympian...Jacques Rogge looking on. "I had heard there was a possibility of Georg Hackl making history, and I wanted to be a part of it," Rogge said...

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German Felix Loch locks up second luge title

...careers, Loch lacks a luging contemporary to challenge him and keep him on top of his game.That job will fall to Georg Hackl, the gold-medal winner in 1992, 1994 and 1998.Four years ago, Loch was the rising star, the one to watch.Now...

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Turin notebook

...I think he's got more left in the tank. Maybe Georg (Hackl) will crawl back up for the bronze." ---- TOO...champion Armin Zoeggeler of Italy and five-time medalist Georg Hackl of Germany took the start in sleek, gleaming models...

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Turin notebook

...can be stronger than them," she said. "If it happens, it will be a miracle." --- HACKL'S NEXT RIDE: German Georg Hackl is replacing his luge with a wok. The five-time Olympic medalist, who finished seventh Sunday in his final run...

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Saturday's Olympic capsules

...seconds behind Zoeggeler and poised to become the first U.S. singles luger to win an Olympic medal. Germany's Georg Hackl - perhaps the greatest luger ever - needs to rally a bit if he's to win a sixth Olympic medal before retiring. He...

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Grief gives way to gold for German luge champ

...20-year-old returned Germany to luge's summit by dethroning Zoeggeler, who was attempting to match German luging legend Georg Hackl's record of winning gold in three consecutive Olympic games.It's a mark that Loch, the new German wunderkind...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2010-02-15/grief-gives-way-gold-ger
Olympics | Sports
Nagano notebook: American skater well off pace

...medal in the men's single competition. He is in sixth place after two runs, with two more runs today. Germany's Georg Hackl is in great position as he seeks an unprecedented third consecutive gold medal. He is solidly in first place, with...

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Turin notebook

...popular than skeleton in Germany's Bavaria region - home to five-time Olympic luge medalist and three-time champion Georg Hackl. Added to that, Huber was the only one to crash in skeleton training Wednesday on the ultra-fast Cesana track...

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Notes from Turin

...doing it." Abernathy said her e-mail inbox has been flooded by goodwill messages - and even one-time antagonist Georg Hackl of Germany has come around to her side. When Hackl, a five-time Olympic luge medalist and three-time gold medal-winner...

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U.S. sliders have big Olympic medal hopes

...field including defending Olympic champion Armin Zoeggler - who'll slide on his home track - and the great German Georg Hackl, a three-time gold medalist who's presumably in his final Olympics. "I'm just having a lot of fun sliding and...

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