Monday, February 17, 2014
Norwegian Kjetil Jansrud caused a sensational upset in the demanding men's super-G on Sunday, pipping Olympic favorites including U.S. ski star Bode Miller for the gold.
One of the closest races in Olympic speedskating history came down to a final lunge of the skate — then a few more agonizing seconds to figure out who won.
Russia blasted American referee Brad Meier Saturday for disallowing a goal that would have given them a lead late in their Olympic Games hockey clash they eventually lost to the U.S. in a shootout.
U.S. newcomer Polina Edmunds has warned that, competing in her first Olympics at the age of just 15, she can match the likes of Russia's teenage star Julia Lipnitskaia.
Kamil Stoch considers himself fortunate to have won his second gold medal of the Sochi Olympics, overcoming what he called a “tragic” final jump Saturday to claim a narrow victory over Japanese veteran Noriaki Kasai.
Sweden on Sunday took gold with a dominant performance in the men's 4x10 kilometers cross-country relay, completing a famous double for the Nordic nation after also winning the women's event.
Eva Samkova of the Czech Republic hailed the moustache she paints on her face as a lucky charm after she stormed to Olympic snowboard cross gold on Sunday.
Sunday, February 16, 2014
Yuzuru Hanyu and Brian Orser were walking together along the Black Sea just over a year ago, a skater and a coach still getting to know each other.
Lydia Lassila already has a gold medal sitting back home in Australia. At these Olympics, she was looking for something better.