Italy’s Armin Zöggeler has become the latest member of luge's Hall of Fame after being inducted on the opening day of the International Luge Federation (FIL) Congress in Slovenia’s capital Ljubljana.
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Okamoto among five Japanese skateboarders through to women's park final as action begins at Dew Tour Long Beach event
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