Thursday, February 13, 2014
If Lee Sang-hwa was feeling any pressure about defending her Olympic title, she didn't show it.
Maybe it was all too much. Or maybe just one of those bad nights. That debate will last a long time.
Finally, Olympic gold for Germany's Natalie Geisenberger.
Dominique Gisin and Tina Maze finished in a thrilling dead heat as an Alpine skiing gold medal was shared for the first time in Winter Olympics history on Wednesday in a dramatic women's downhill.
Wednesday, February 12, 2014
Dara Howell continued Canada's dominance at Rosa Khutor Extreme Park, soaring to Olympic gold in women's slopestyle skiing on Tuesday.
Martin Fourcade won gold and Jean Guillaume Beatrix earned bronze in Monday's 12.5-kilometer pursuit, putting France onto the medals table at the Sochi Olympics.
Alex Bilodeau carried the Canadian flag along with the prodigy who pushed him to history. Moments later, the greatest moguls skier of his time bearhugged his inspiration, pulling him over the fence in the process.
Michel Mulder led another Dutch sweep at the Olympic speedskating oval Monday, edging teammate Jan Smeekens by 12-thousandths of a second, while Mulder's identical twin brother Ronald got the bronze.
Tuesday, February 11, 2014
Germany's Maria Hoefl-Riesch defended her Olympic super-combined gold in superb fashion on Monday, proving she was the woman to beat in the discipline.
National idol Yevgeny Plushenko and rising star Julia Lipnitskaia got host Russia off the mark on Sunday, sealing gold in the inaugural team figure skating event at the Sochi Olympics.