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Pyeongchang Winter Olympic venues gather dust as South Korea's national and state governments argue over maintenance bills
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Pyeongchang Winter Olympic venues gather dust as South Korea's national and state governments argue over maintenance bills

South Korea is feeling the after-effects of the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics, with many venues being unused owing to a lack of demand for winter sports in the country.

Suspect confesses to killing Olympic figure skater Denis Ten even as Kazakhstan authorities arrest second attacker
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Suspect confesses to killing Olympic figure skater Denis Ten even as Kazakhstan authorities arrest second attacker

One of two men detained in Kazakhstan on suspicion of killing Olympic figure skating medallist Denis Ten has confessed, authorities said on Friday.

On Day 15, the Google Doodle Snow Games continue with a figure skating octopus attempting a 'double-quad'
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On Day 15, the Google Doodle Snow Games continue with a figure skating octopus attempting a 'double-quad'

The Google Doodle Snow Games highlights the sport of figure skating, with 'Octopus' attempting to pull off a double quad, which is a rather difficult move in the graceful yet power-packed sport.

Winter Olympics 2018: Teen Alina Zagitova pips compatriot Evgenia Medvedeva to win 1st gold for OAR at Pyeongchang
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Winter Olympics 2018: Teen Alina Zagitova pips compatriot Evgenia Medvedeva to win 1st gold for OAR at Pyeongchang

Teenage figure skater Alina Zagitova prevailed in her duel with Evgenia Medvedeva to claim Russia's first gold medal at the Pyeongchang Olympics on Friday.

Winter Olympics 2018: 'We skated with our hearts', says Tessa Virtue after clinching ice dance gold with partner Scott Moir
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Winter Olympics 2018: 'We skated with our hearts', says Tessa Virtue after clinching ice dance gold with partner Scott Moir

Canada's Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir planned to guzzle some champagne to toast their sparkling, record-breaking ice dance triumph on Tuesday, which saw them become the most decorated Olympic skaters of all time.

Winter Olympics 2018: Canada's Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir clinch ice dance gold after record-breaking performance
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Winter Olympics 2018: Canada's Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir clinch ice dance gold after record-breaking performance

Virtue and Moir looked destined for silver after French rivals Gabriella Papadakis and Guillaume Cizeron appeared to have stolen the show, breaking their own free dance and combined score mark.

Winter Olympics 2018: Tessa Virtue, Scott Moir break short dance record; French pair waltzes through wardrobe malfunction
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Winter Olympics 2018: Tessa Virtue, Scott Moir break short dance record; French pair waltzes through wardrobe malfunction

Canada’s Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir smashed the short dance world record as French rival Gabriella Papadakis suffered her "worst nightmare" with a wardrobe malfunction at the Olympics on Monday.

Why Adam Rippon, Eric Radford's podium finish at Pyeongchang Winter Olympics 2018 is a win for LGBT community
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Why Adam Rippon, Eric Radford's podium finish at Pyeongchang Winter Olympics 2018 is a win for LGBT community

Thanks to Eric Radford and Adam Rippon, there has been a much-needed conversation around sexuality and the sport of figure skating.

Winter Olympics 2018: Women's ice hockey semis, Jan Smeekins quest for gold and other events on Day 10
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Winter Olympics 2018: Women's ice hockey semis, Jan Smeekins quest for gold and other events on Day 10

World champion Jan Smeekens leads a strong Dutch challenge and hopes to finally realise his lifetime ambition of winning an individual Olympic gold medal.

Michela Moioli, Frida Hansdotter among gold medallists on Day 7 of Winter Olympics
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Michela Moioli, Frida Hansdotter among gold medallists on Day 7 of Winter Olympics

Take a look at some of the best moments from Day 7 of the Winter Olympics at Pyeongchang.

Winter Olympics 2018: Yuzuru Hanyu defends figure skating gold; Nathan Chen makes history with six-quad routine
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Winter Olympics 2018: Yuzuru Hanyu defends figure skating gold; Nathan Chen makes history with six-quad routine

Japan's Yuzuru Hanyu clinched the first back-to-back men's Olympic figure skating title in more than six decades to cement his status as the "Ice Prince" of the modern era.

Winter Olympics 2018: Martin Fourcade eyeing 2nd biathlon gold and other things to watch out for on Day 6
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Winter Olympics 2018: Martin Fourcade eyeing 2nd biathlon gold and other things to watch out for on Day 6

The weather has played havoc with the Olympic skiing programme with three events rescheduled for Thursday, meaning nine golds will be on offer — equalling the single-day record set in Turin on 18 February 2006.

Google Doodles into the sixth day with figure skating grebes to mark Valentine's Day
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Google Doodles into the sixth day with figure skating grebes to mark Valentine's Day

The Google Doodles follows a storyline where the grebes are shown to be up from a slumber and ready to take over the ice ring

Winter Olympics 2018: Figure skating champion Yuzuru Hanyu promises 'dream performance' on comeback from injury
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Winter Olympics 2018: Figure skating champion Yuzuru Hanyu promises 'dream performance' on comeback from injury

Hanyu completed his first full practice session at the Gangneung Ice Arena as he begins his quest begins to become the first skater since American Dick Button in 1952 to win back-to-back titles.

Winter Olympics 2018: Four years after Sochi snub, USA's Mirai Nagasu creates history by landing triple Axel
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Winter Olympics 2018: Four years after Sochi snub, USA's Mirai Nagasu creates history by landing triple Axel

Four years ago, American figure skater Mirai Nagasu was heartbroken after being left out of the US team for the Sochi Olympics in favour of a woman who ranked lower than she had at a key qualifying event.

Winter Olympics 2018: American teen Nathan Chen, injuries stand in way of Yuzuru Hanyu's figure skating title defence
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Winter Olympics 2018: American teen Nathan Chen, injuries stand in way of Yuzuru Hanyu's figure skating title defence

Japan's "Ice Prince" Yuzuru Hanyu must recover from serious injury and see off the challenge of American quad sensation Nathan Chen if he is to claim the first back-to-back Olympic men's figure skating titles in nearly 70 years.

Winter Olympics 2018: From Cool Runnings to Eddie the Eagle, movies that showcase the glory of snow and ice sports
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Winter Olympics 2018: From Cool Runnings to Eddie the Eagle, movies that showcase the glory of snow and ice sports

With the Winter Olympics starting on 9 February, here's a list of movies that best epitomises and represents the feats performed by athletes of sports played on snow and ice.

Winter Olympics 2018: From Lindsey Vonn to Martin Fourcade, athletes to watch out for at Pyeongchang
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Winter Olympics 2018: From Lindsey Vonn to Martin Fourcade, athletes to watch out for at Pyeongchang

Around 3,000 competitors will take part in the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang. Take a look at some of the big names who are expected to shine.

Special Olympics: Indian athletes make the nation proud with 73 medals, including 37 golds, in Winter Games
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Special Olympics: Indian athletes make the nation proud with 73 medals, including 37 golds, in Winter Games

Competing against 2,600 athletes, the Indian contingent won 37 gold medals, 10 silvers and 26 bronze medals at the Special Olympics World Winter Games