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Reira Iwabuchi crashes during final run, finishes fourth in Big Air

Wed, 02/21/2018 - 22:00
Teenager Reira Iwabuchi missed out on becoming the youngest ever female Japanese medalist at the Winter Olympics as she finished fourth in the snowboarding women’s ...

Pyeongchang 2018 Olympics Day 13: Let’s hear it for the girls

Wed, 02/21/2018 - 21:22
Japan’s Akito Watabe misses the podium in Nordic combined, while the curling team lost to South Korea. But there was still hope to be found ...

Miho Takagi overjoyed after claiming coveted gold medal in team pursuit

Wed, 02/21/2018 - 20:00
After winning an individual silver in the women’s 1,500 meters and then a bronze in the 1,000, Miho Takagi finally got the medal she coveted ...

Who to watch for Day 14 (Thursday, Feb. 22)

Wed, 02/21/2018 - 17:13
9:30 a.m. Snowboard, women’s big air final: Originally scheduled for Friday, the final has been moved ahead to Thursday because strong winds are in the ...

Who to watch for Day 15 (Friday, Feb. 23)

Wed, 02/21/2018 - 17:06
10 a.m., Figure skating, women’s singles, free skating: Four-time national champion Satoko Miyahara and 2017 runner-up Kaori Sakamoto ranked fourth and fifth, respectively, after Wednesday’s ...

Japan women shatter Olympic record, conquer defending champion Netherlands in team pursuit final

Wed, 02/21/2018 - 06:43
Japan’s women captured the team pursuit gold medal at the Pyeongchang Olympics, beating the defending champion Netherlands on Wednesday.The world record-holding trio of sisters Miho ...

Nigeria savors its Olympic bobsled debut moment

Wed, 02/21/2018 - 06:10
Nigeria was winning the Olympic women’s bobsled race.Yes, really. That sentence is 100 percent accurate — albeit with some massive reservations. The Nigerians were the ...

Japan faces tough German test in Nordic combined team event

Wed, 02/21/2018 - 05:31
Japan will take the fight to Germany once again at the Pyeongchang Olympics on Thursday in the Nordic combined team event.Since Akito Watabe succumbed to ...

Finland prevails over Olympic Athletes from Russia to claim women’s bronze medal

Wed, 02/21/2018 - 05:21
For the third time in six Olympic women’s hockey tournaments, Finland is the best of the rest.With the United States and Canada maintaining their stranglehold ...

Norway’s Marit Bjoergen earns 14th medal, becomes most successful Winter Olympian in history

Wed, 02/21/2018 - 04:37
Marit Bjoergen made Olympic history and the United States women’s cross-country team won its first medal ever — and it was gold.Bjoergen won her 14th ...

Czech Republic prevails in shootout, eliminates United States in quarterfinals

Wed, 02/21/2018 - 02:18
Pavel Francouz stopped all five shooters and Petr Koukal scored the shootout winner as the Czech Republic eliminated the United States from the Olympics with ...

South Korea men end Japan’s hopes of reaching curling playoff stage

Wed, 02/21/2018 - 02:15
The Japan men’s curling team lost 10-4 to South Korea in a preliminary round match on Wednesday, ending its chances of advancing to the playoff ...

Brady Leman victorious in men’s ski cross

Wed, 02/21/2018 - 01:43
Ski cross is built on one very simple tenant: to go as fast as you possibly dare for as long as you possibly dare and ...

Alina Zagitova leads Evgenia Medvedeva after record-breaking short program

Wed, 02/21/2018 - 01:14
Alina Zagitova of the Olympic Athletes from Russia smashed the world record to take the lead after the women’s short program at Gangneung Ice Arena ...

Akito Watabe looks for answers after missing podium in Nordic combined

Wed, 02/21/2018 - 00:21
With the gold medal he has been waiting for his entire career at stake, Akito Watabe went all in to win the Nordic combined large ...

‘No regrets’ as Ange Postecoglou swaps World Cup for J. League challenge with Marinos

Tue, 02/20/2018 - 22:52
New Yokohama F. Marinos manager Ange Postecoglou has “no regrets” about quitting Australia’s national team just months before the World Cup and is looking forward ...

Pyeongchang 2018 Olympics Day 12: More pots of gold

Tue, 02/20/2018 - 22:08
France’s Martin Fourcade made history when he won his third gold medal at the Pyeongchang Olympics, and South Korea added another gold to its total after the short-track ...

Sofia Goggia takes downhill gold; Lindsey Vonn earns bronze

Tue, 02/20/2018 - 22:00
Lindsey Vonn cast a quick glance toward the sky after finishing what was likely her final Olympic downhill run, shrugged her shoulders after seeing her ...

Teens Hiroaki Kunitake, Yuri Okubo miss out on Big Air final

Tue, 02/20/2018 - 22:00
Teenagers Hiroaki Kunitake and Yuri Okubo failed to qualify Wednesday for the inaugural snowboarding men’s Big Air final of the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics.Kunitake, 16, fell ...

Yuzuru Hanyu can nail quadruple axel, says coach Brian Orser

Tue, 02/20/2018 - 19:00
Repeat men’s figure skating Olympic champion Yuzuru Hanyu is “from another planet” and can succeed in his next mission of becoming the first man ever ...

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