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B. 2016-08-06 Gymnast Samir Ait Said breaks leg during Olympic vault Rio de Janeiro
C. 2016-03-01 French prosecutors to investigate 2016 and 2020 bids Paris
3. 2014-02-20 Chapuis leads French skicross medal sweep KRASNAYA POLYANA, Sochi
4. 2014-02-18 Pierre Vaultier wins gold in the men's snowboard cross KRASNAYA POLYANA, Sochi
5. 2014-02-13 France's Fourcade wins 2nd biathlon gold KRASNAYA POLYANA, Sochi
6. 2014-02-10 Martin Fourcade win's biathlon gold Sochi
H. 2012-07-31 Tsonga makes Olympic history London
2012-07-30 Agnel wins second gold London

Chapuis leads French skicross medal sweep   Sochi: Frederic Chapuis and Arnaud Bovolenta grabbed gold and silver in the Olympic final Pierre Vaultier wins gold in the men's snowboard cross   Sochi: Pierre Vaultier of France held off hard-charging Nikolay Olyunin of Russia to win gold in men's Olympic snowboardcross France's Fourcade wins 2nd biathlon gold   Sochi: Martin Fourcade is overcoming one penalty minute to win the men's 20-kilometer individual race Martin Fourcade win's biathlon gold   Sochi:   Tsonga makes Olympic history   London: World No. 6 Jo-Wilfried Tsonga entered the record books on Tuesday by winning the longest tennis match in Olympic history   Agnel wins second gold
  Gymnast Samir Ait Said breaks leg during Olympic vault  Rio de Janeiro: French gymnast Samir Ait Said suffered a horrific leg break while performing in the vault at the Rio Olympics French prosecutors to investigate 2016 and 2020 bids  Paris: Prosecutors have widened their investigation into corruption in athletics to include the bidding and voting processes for the hosting of theOlympics French Olympic medalists filming reality show among 10 dead Map of Villa Castelli La Rioja Argentina

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   Argentina: Two Olympic athletes who competed and won medals for France were among ten people killed Monday when two helicopters crashed in a remote area
 8 of the victims were French citizens, including swimmer Camille Muffat and boxer Alexis Vastine

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  London: French swimmer Yannick Agnel won his second gold of a triumphant Olympics with a dominant performance in 200 meters freestyle final

  London: Two world records tumbled while France claimed two golds including a stunning upset in the men's 4x100m freestyle relay

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Feb.14 Olympics: Double gold for France   Vancouver: Vincent Jay caused a massive upset by winning the men's sprint biathlon. Jason Lamy Chappuis prevailed in a thrilling cross country section

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Jul.8   French head will attend Olympics
  Paris: French President Sarkozy has confirmed that he will attend the opening ceremony of the Beijing Olympics on 8 August
Apr.7 Olympic torch extinguished
  Paris: The relay was disrupted by protesters demonstrating against the Chinese government, causing authorities to extinguish the flame 3 times
 Officials extinguished and put the torch on a bus for safety reasons, in the face of protests
Apr.5   Sarkozy terms for Olympic attendance
  Paris: French President will not attend the opening ceremony of this summer's Games in Beijing unless China opens a dialogue with the Dalai Lama Sarkozy aide 'misquoted' on Games  Paris: human rights minister Rama Yade has denied setting conditions for President's attendance at the Beijing Olympics opening ceremony

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Feb.12 Deneriaz flies to downhill victory
  Italy: Frenchman took the gold in the men's downhill at the Winter Olympics with a heroic challenge in Sestriere

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Jul.5 Cities make final Olympic pleas
   Singapore: Paris, which remains the favourite, has put forward its final presentation Jul.3   Paris rule out London complaint  The bid leaders have ruled out making a complaint despite criticism made at a London 2012 news conference Jun.6 Paris, London Olympic bids praised
  The International Olympic Committee appears to give Paris and London an edge in the race to host the 2012 Games

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May.18 5 cities in race for 2012 Games   Switzerland: The International Olympic Committee has named London, Madrid, Moscow, New York and Paris as possible hosts Jan.15 9 cities meet Olympic deadline  Paris, London, Madrid, New York, Rio de Janiero, Moscow, Leipzig, Istanbul, Havana are hoping to stage the 2012 games

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May.20   Paris to launch Olympic bid  France will launch its bid for the 2012 games. 5 years ago it hosted a successful World Cup

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Feb.13 French official says judge was pressured  Utah: French figure skating judge was pressured to 'act in a certain way' before she voted to give the gold to the Russians in pairs

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