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Japan women make winning start in curling

Wed, 02/14/2018 - 02:14
Japan jumped out to an early lead with a two-point steal in the first end and never looked back, winning its women’s curling preliminary match ...

Oompah band Kleintje Pils enjoys Olympic spotlight

Wed, 02/14/2018 - 01:07
Next stop is Tokyo in 2020 for the oompah band Kleintje Pils, aka “the Dutch giants on clogs” at the Pyeongchang Games.It will be full ...

Wind plays havoc with Mikaela Shiffrin’s bid for glory

Wed, 02/14/2018 - 00:49
The start of Mikaela Shiffrin’s bid for multiple medals at the 2018 Olympics was delayed yet again when the women’s slalom was postponed from Wednesday ...

Yuzuru Hanyu participates in 40-minute practice

Wed, 02/14/2018 - 00:43
Yuzuru Hanyu on Wednesday went through his third official practice since arriving for the Pyeongchang Games.The superstar took the ice in the practice rink underneath ...

Sui, Han lead pairs short program

Tue, 02/13/2018 - 23:00
China’s Sui Wenjing and Han Cong took the lead after the pairs short program on Wednesday at Gangneung Ice Arena.The Chinese pair, the defending world ...

Snowboarder Ayumu Hirano takes silver in men’s halfpipe behind Shaun White

Tue, 02/13/2018 - 20:26
Snowboarder Ayumu Hirano took silver in the men’s halfpipe at the Pyeongchang Olympic Games on Wednesday. Hirano had 95.25 points, 2.50 behind gold medalist Shaun ...

Frontale, Reysol lose Asian Champions League openers

Tue, 02/13/2018 - 19:00
Japan’s clubs had a poor opening to the 2018 Asian Champions League on Tuesday, when Kawasaki Frontale and Kashiwa Reysol both tasted defeat in their ...

Yu Darvish finalizes $126 million, six-year deal with Cubs

Tue, 02/13/2018 - 18:00
When Yu Darvish met with Theo Epstein and other Chicago Cubs’ officials last December in the Dallas area, the pitcher liked what he heard.“The Cubs ...

Shohei Ohtani reports to Angels

Tue, 02/13/2018 - 18:00
Shohei Ohtani came onto the field with a bat in his hand after taking some swings in the cage, on his way to throw some ...

Pyeongchang 2018 Olympics Day 5: Surprises and stiff competition

Tue, 02/13/2018 - 08:07
Team Japan’s speedskaters suffered another unexpected blow Tuesday after it was announced that Kei Saito had withdrawn from competition after testing positive for a banned ...

Natalie Geisenberger retains Olympic luge title

Tue, 02/13/2018 - 07:13
Natalie Geisenberger refuses to call herself the best women’s luge athlete ever.The history books may do it for her. Germany has yet another Olympic gold ...

Norway’s Johannes Hoesfolt Klaebo triumphs in men’s sprint classic

Tue, 02/13/2018 - 06:57
Johannes Hoesfolt Klaebo powered to a stunning victory in the men’s sprint classic on Tuesday to claim another cross-country gold medal for Norway with a ...

Dutch dominance continues on speedskating oval

Tue, 02/13/2018 - 06:38
Four races, four gold medals for the Dutch speedskaters at the Olympic Oval.Kjeld Nuis earned the latest on Tuesday, setting off at a blistering pace ...

Canadian curlers overpower Switzerland to capture first mixed doubles crown

Tue, 02/13/2018 - 06:07
Canada was crowned the first Olympics mixed-doubles curling champion on Tuesday claiming gold with a 10-3 blowout win over world champion Switzerland.The victory placed John ...

Nao Kodaira honed skills, developed mean streak while living in Netherlands

Tue, 02/13/2018 - 05:09
Nicknamed the “Angry Cat” for her posture and a mean streak developed during two seasons honing her skills in the Netherlands, Nao Kodaira has sharpened ...

OAR tops Norway for mixed doubles curling bronze

Tue, 02/13/2018 - 04:58
Despite a highly unusual tumble on the ice, a team of Russian athletes roared back to win the bronze medal in mixed doubles curling by ...

Canada trounces Finland, remains unbeaten

Tue, 02/13/2018 - 04:46
The Canadians are playing on their favorite stage at the Olympics, and their top line of captain Marie-Philip Poulin, Megan Agosta and Melodie Daoust is ...

Japan Skating Federation doing an inadequate job of finding, developing pairs and ice dance prospects

Tue, 02/13/2018 - 04:19
The more things change, the more they stay the same.Or so it seems. Japan finished a distant fifth, again, in the team skating event on ...

Who to watch on Wednesday, Day 6 of the 2018 Pyeongchang Olympics

Tue, 02/13/2018 - 04:15
10 a.m. Figure skating, pairs short program: The pair of Miu Suzaki and Ryuichi Kihara will compete. Kihara competed at the 2014 Sochi Olympics, pairing ...

Mirai Nagasu’s story won’t end with triple axel

Tue, 02/13/2018 - 03:48
The wonderful thing about the inspiring — shall we call it Olympian? — story of Mirai Nagasu is that it’s not over.Not even close. Nagasu ...

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