Pyeongchang 2018

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No 'meaningful' link between therapeutic use exemptions and winning Olympic medals, reveals WADA study
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No 'meaningful' link between therapeutic use exemptions and winning Olympic medals, reveals WADA study

WADA said on Thursday a study it conducted showed there is no meaningful association between an athlete having a therapeutic use exemption and winning an Olympic medal.

Vibrant closing ceremony marks end of Pyeongchang 2018 Winter Olympics
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Vibrant closing ceremony marks end of Pyeongchang 2018 Winter Olympics

Take a look at some of the best images from the closing ceremony of Pyeongchang 2018 Winter Olympics.

Winter Olympics 2018: Russia's 2014 Sochi Games success was 'an absolute disgrace', says Australia's chef de mission
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Winter Olympics 2018: Russia's 2014 Sochi Games success was 'an absolute disgrace', says Australia's chef de mission

The doping plot which allowed Russia to cheat its way to Olympic gold in 2014 was "an absolute disgrace", Australia's chef de mission said Sunday, warning that "we should not forget".

Winter Olympics 2018: Ester Ledecka makes waves with snowboard, skiing double; Norway breaks record for medal count
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Winter Olympics 2018: Ester Ledecka makes waves with snowboard, skiing double; Norway breaks record for medal count

Ester Ledecka made history with an unprecedented snowboard and skiing double on Saturday, while Norway's all-conquering team set a new record for medals at a Winter Olympics.

Winter Olympics 2018: Russia's Nadezhda Sergeyeva banned from Pyeongchang Games by CAS after failing doping test
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Winter Olympics 2018: Russia's Nadezhda Sergeyeva banned from Pyeongchang Games by CAS after failing doping test

Russian bobsledder Nadezhda Sergeyeva has been banned from the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics after failing a doping test, the Court of Arbitration for Sport said Saturday.

Winter Olympics 2018: Ester Ledecka wins historic skiing-snowboard double at Pyeongchang with parallel giant slalom gold
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Winter Olympics 2018: Ester Ledecka wins historic skiing-snowboard double at Pyeongchang with parallel giant slalom gold

Ester Ledecka completed a historic Olympic double on Saturday when the Czech star romped to snowboarding parallel giant slalom gold to add to her shock super-G title in alpine skiing.

Winter Olympics 2018: Canada's Sebastien Toutant wins inaugural big air gold in style; USA's Kyle Mack claims silver
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Winter Olympics 2018: Canada's Sebastien Toutant wins inaugural big air gold in style; USA's Kyle Mack claims silver

Canada's Sebastien Toutant bounced back from last place in the slopestyle to win the first ever snowboard big air Olympic title on Saturday in Pyeongchang, in front of the watching Ivanka Trump.

Winter Olympics 2018: Former KGB agent Darya Domracheva wins biathlon gold medal for Belarus
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Winter Olympics 2018: Former KGB agent Darya Domracheva wins biathlon gold medal for Belarus

Darya Domracheva, a former KGB agent, scripted history at the Winter Olympics at Pyeongchang by becoming the first female biathlete to win four Olympic gold medals.

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.

Pyeongchang 2018: USA's Kikkan Randall, Jessica Diggins win gold; Marit Bjoergen becomes most successful Winter Olympian
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Pyeongchang 2018: USA's Kikkan Randall, Jessica Diggins win gold; Marit Bjoergen becomes most successful Winter Olympian

Kikkan Randall and Jessica Diggins delivered the first Olympic cross-country medal for the United States since 1976 after a thrilling finish to the women’s team sprint relay.

Google Doodle focuses on speed skating on day twelve of the 2018 Winter Olympics
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Google Doodle focuses on speed skating on day twelve of the 2018 Winter Olympics

Google doodle takes us through to the event arena ahead of time today, as Millipede gears up to take gold at the speed skating event.

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: Unified Korean team bows out of women's ice hockey amidst tears and standing ovation
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Winter Olympics 2018: Unified Korean team bows out of women's ice hockey amidst tears and standing ovation

The joint Korean women's ice hockey team ended their historic Olympic run Tuesday with a crushing 6-1 defeat to Sweden but still received an emotional standing ovation from the crowd.

Winter Olympics 2018: Canada, Germany share gold after 'crazy' climax in two-man bobsleigh
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Winter Olympics 2018: Canada, Germany share gold after 'crazy' climax in two-man bobsleigh

Canada and Germany shared gold in a "crazy" climax to the two-man bobsleigh on Monday at the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics after they finished in a remarkable dead heat.

Winter Olympics 2018: Canada thrash Olympic Athletes from Russia in women's ice hockey, face US in gold medal showdown
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Winter Olympics 2018: Canada thrash Olympic Athletes from Russia in women's ice hockey, face US in gold medal showdown

Four-time defending champions Canada and reigning world champions United States advanced to the Pyeongchang Olympic women's hockey final with clinical shutout triumphs on Monday, setting up another showdown for gold between the arch-rivals.

Winter Olympics 2018: Gay skier Gus Kenworthy's televised kiss with partner hailed as landmark moment
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Winter Olympics 2018: Gay skier Gus Kenworthy's televised kiss with partner hailed as landmark moment

Gay freestyle skier Gus Kenworthy said it was a moment that he "never dreamed" possible as a child after he was filmed kissing his partner on live television at the Olympics.

Winter Olympics 2018: US ice hockey player James Wisniewski's father quarantined after contracting norovirus
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Winter Olympics 2018: US ice hockey player James Wisniewski's father quarantined after contracting norovirus

US hockey player James Wisniewski's father Jim won't be coming out to see him play Tuesday at the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics after contracting norovirus.

Winter Olympics 2018: Dominant US blank Finland 5-0 to enter women's ice hockey final
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Winter Olympics 2018: Dominant US blank Finland 5-0 to enter women's ice hockey final

Reigning world champion US blanked Finland 5-0 on Monday to reach the Pyeongchang Olympic women's hockey final, where long-time nemesis and four-time defending champion Canada could await.

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.

Winter Olympics 2018: Defending champions Canada enter last-8 of men's ice hockey alongside unbeaten Sweden, Czech Republic
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Winter Olympics 2018: Defending champions Canada enter last-8 of men's ice hockey alongside unbeaten Sweden, Czech Republic

Two-time defending champion Canada as well as unbeaten sides Sweden and Czech Republic advanced to the Olympic men's ice hockey quarter-finals with impressive victories on Sunday.