Aksel Lund Svindal withdraws
KRASNAYA POLYANA, Russia -- Aksel Lund Svindal is skipping his last race at the Olympics because of allergies he thinks are "from the concrete that's in the air."
After training Monday, the Norwegian decided not to enter Wednesday's giant slalom. He had not been planning to enter next Saturday night's slalom, the final Alpine race of the Sochi Games.
"There's a lot of athletes that have some kind of allergy against something here," Svindal told The Associated Press. "I think it's ...
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2014 SOCHI OLYMPICS: DAY 11
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