Articles by George Vecsey

Redemption and Revenge

  • 10 June 02
  • The New York Times
He ran directly to the Argentine stands, containing all those celestial blue and white jerseys, and he tilted back his head and he roared.

At the 5-Ring Olympic Circus

In this fabulous Olympic hockey tournament, there have been six or seven countries that swore, absolutely swore, they invented this sport, or at least purchased it, in the case of the United States.

Uproar a Waste of Breath or Not? II

Figure skating is in terrible, terrible trouble. The admission by a French Olympic official that a French judge had been swayed in her voting constitutes one of the great scandals in Olympic history.