'Biggest fan' Mr. T backs US for curling gold

2018-02-24 08:41

The USA men's curling team go into their Olympic final in Pyeongchang with the encouragement of their biggest fan ringing in their ears - the curling-mad Mr. T.

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Winter Olympics 2018

SA's Wilson crashes out of Winter Olympics

2018-02-22 07:12

Connor Wilson, South Africa's lone participant at the Winter Olympics, has failed to finish his run in the men's slalom event.

 
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Russia pays $15 million Olympic doping fine - source

2018-02-21 16:37

Russia has paid the $15 million it was fined in December when it was suspended by the International Olympic Committee for mass doping.

 
 
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Russian Olympic curler pulls out of CAS doping hearing

2018-02-21 23:43

The Russian curler who failed a doping test at the Winter Olympics has pulled out of a hearing about his case at the Court of Arbitration for Sport.

 
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Norway's Bjoergen becomes most successful Winter Olympian

2018-02-21 15:59

Norway's Marit Bjoergen became the most successful athlete in Winter Olympic history in the cross-country skiing's women's team sprint free.

 
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Curler did not take meldonium 'intentionally'

2018-02-20 15:00

Curler Alexander Krushelnitsky who tested positive for doping could not have taken a banned drug "intentionally," the Russian sports minister Pavel Kolobkov has said.

 
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Cursed? Christie is 'Britain's unluckiest Olympian'

2018-02-21 18:35

In her last six Olympic races, speed skater Elise Christie has crashed out or been disqualified six times, no wonder she's been dubbed "cursed".

 
 
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Russian Olympic chiefs confirm curler tested positive

2018-02-20 14:46

Russian curler Alexander Krushelnitsky tested positive at the Pyeongchang Olympics, the Russian Olympic Committee has confirmed.

 
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'Stressed' Norway curler's fury over Russian dope fail

2018-02-20 14:40

A curler from Norway who finished fourth in the Olympic mixed doubles behind a Russian who then failed a drug test wants the situation resolved.

 
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Doping charge could hurt Russia's chance at reinstatement

2018-02-19 17:41

Doping charge against curling medallist could hurt Russia's chance at reinstatement before the end of the Winter Olympics.

 
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Unsentimental Vonn feeling like a 'million bucks'

2018-02-19 10:33

US speed queen Lindsey Vonn insisted she would not get sentimental about what will likely be her last Olympic downhill, saying instead she felt like "a million bucks".

 
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Beer company rides to rescue for Jamaican bobsleigh team

2018-02-16 22:51

A beer company has come to the rescue of Jamaica's troubled women's bobsleigh team by donating a sled on the eve of their Olympic debut.

 
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World's weirdest sport? Doubles luge no laughing matter

2018-02-15 16:24

It is a niche sport in which two men lie, one on top of the other, in skin-tight uniforms. No wonder it turned heads at the Pyeongchang Games.

 
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Kim Jong Un lookalike provokes North Koreans at Olympics

2018-02-14 19:06

A Kim Jong Un lookalike who has been making mischief at the Pyeongchang Olympics danced in front of North Korea's female cheerleading team.

 
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Gold-medallist White dismisses sex claims as 'gossip'

2018-02-14 11:26

US snowboarder Shaun White dismissed sexual harassment allegations as "gossip" in an awkward press conference, hours after he won his third Winter Olympic gold medal.

 
Winter Olympics 2018

3rd doping scandal hits Winter Olympics

2018-02-20 14:06

The Pyeongchang Winter Olympics was hit by a third doping scandal after a Slovenian ice hockey player Ziga Jeglic failed a drugs test.

 
Winter Olympics 2018

Ranting French skier sent home from Olympics

2018-02-19 13:04

French alpine skier Mathieu Faivre has been expelled from the Winter Olympics over angry comments made after a race at the weekend.

 
Winter Olympics 2018

It's a DNF for SA's Wilson at Winter Olympics

2018-02-19 10:30

There was frustration for Team South Africa’s Connor Wilson at the Winter Olympics in PyeongChang in the giant slalom.

 
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Svindal not impressed by sparse Olympic crowd

2018-02-15 18:10

Aksel Lund Svindal said a desire for gold inspired him to the Olympic downhill title although he described the sparse crowd as "a bit sad".

 
Winter Olympics 2018

Shiffrin wins Olympic giant slalom gold

2018-02-15 10:54

American Mikaela Shiffrin got off to a dream start in her quest to win multiple gold at the Pyeongchang Olympics by storming to victory in the giant slalom.

 
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Topless Tongan admits there'll be no Olympic medal

2018-02-14 18:06

Topless Tongan flag-bearer Pita Taufatofua makes his Winter Olympic debut in cross-country skiing, and it's fair to say that he's aiming low.

 
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'Flying Tomato' White wins halfpipe gold

2018-02-14 06:55

Snowboarding great Shaun White won America's 100th Winter Olympics gold medal by throwing down a spectacular final run in the men's halfpipe.

 
Winter Olympics 2018

I need medical miracles to extend career - Vonn

2018-02-20 08:35

American speed queen Lindsey Vonn says she would require "medical miracles" to extend her trophy-laden career after sustaining a string of devastating injuries.

 
Winter Olympics 2018

Olympics reels as 'clean' Russian curler hit by doping case

2018-02-19 12:31

A Russian curler who passed rigorous vetting to attend the Pyeongchang Olympics was hit by a drug case, raising questions over the testing programme.

 
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Learning to relax at 128km/h

2018-02-18 06:04

Nigeria’s Simidele Adeagbo is relishing competing in the women’s skeleton event of the Winter Olympics in South Korea.

 
Winter Olympics 2018

WATCH: Record-setting German skating pair win gold

2018-02-15 17:29

Aljona Savchenko promised Bruno Massot that they would win Olympic pairs figure skating gold and they did it in style with a record-breaking dance.

 
Winter Olympics 2018

Drama for Jamaica as coach quits bobsleigh team

2018-02-14 21:01

The fairytale journey of Jamaica's first female Winter Olympics team hit a major bump when its bobsleigh coach quit in Pyeongchang.

 
Winter Olympics 2018

Vonn puts out Twitter call for Valentine's date

2018-02-14 11:31

US ski star Lindsey Vonn had Twitter in a froth when she put the call out to her nearly one million followers for a Valentine's Day date.

 
 
 

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