Winter Olympics

Ellie Soutter: Team GB snowboarder dies on 18th birthday
Ellie Soutter
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Ellie Soutter: Team GB snowboarder dies on 18th birthday

Tributes pour in after rising star of British snowboarding dies suddenly near her home in France
27 Jul 2018
Team GB women’s coach branded a ‘traitor curler’
Team GB women curling Winter Olympics
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Team GB women’s coach branded a ‘traitor curler’

Women’s curling team reach the semi-finals after beating Canada - the home nation of coach Glenn Howard
21 Feb 2018
Nigerian women bobsled team make history in PyeongChang
Nigeria women's bobsleigh, PyeongChang
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Nigerian women bobsled team make history in PyeongChang

Seun Adigun and Akuoma Omeoga become first African athletes to compete in bobsleigh
21 Feb 2018
North Korea cancelled secret talks with Mike Pence
Mike Pence and Kim Yo Jong at the opening ceremony of the 2018 Winter Games
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North Korea cancelled secret talks with Mike Pence

White House says Pyongyang ‘dangled’ meeting to soften US message
21 Feb 2018
Winter Olympic dream is over for Team GB’s Elise Christie
Elise Christie Team GB short track speed skating Winter Olympics
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Winter Olympic dream is over for Team GB’s Elise Christie

Non-alcoholic beer fuels German success, while Japanese ski jumping legend Noriaki Kasai says he’ll return for Beijing 2022
20 Feb 2018
Russian medallist suspected of doping
Alexander Krushelnitsky has reportedly tested positive for meldonium
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Russian medallist suspected of doping

Reports suggest curling competitor has tested positive for meldonium
19 Feb 2018
Winter Olympics: weekend schedule and closing ceremony
Winter Olympics PyeongChang 2018
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Winter Olympics: weekend schedule and closing ceremony

What gold medals are still to be won at PyeongChang 2018?
18 Feb 2018

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Dom Parsons wins Team GB’s first medal at PyeongChang 2018
Dom Parsons bronze medal PyeongChang Medals Plaza
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Dom Parsons wins Team GB’s first medal at PyeongChang 2018

Briton takes the bronze in the men’s skeleton at the Winter Olympics
16 Feb 2018
Gallery: Dom Parsons wins bronze in the men’s skeleton
Dom Parsons bronze medal PyeongChang Medals Plaza
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Gallery: Dom Parsons wins bronze in the men’s skeleton

16 Feb 2018
Winter Olympics: Team GB skater Elise Christie has no fears
Elise Christie Team GB short-track speed skating Winter Olympics
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Winter Olympics: Team GB skater Elise Christie has no fears

Dom Parsons could win Britain’s first medal tomorrow in the men’s skeleton
15 Feb 2018
Kim Jong Un impersonator stuns North Korean cheerleaders
Kim Jong Un impersonator
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Kim Jong Un impersonator stuns North Korean cheerleaders

Lookalike ‘Howard’ gatecrashed stand hosting Pyongyang’s elite cheer squad
15 Feb 2018
Winter Olympics: are Team GB’s skeleton ‘skinsuits’ legal?
Team GB skeleton skinsuits Lizzy Yarnold
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Winter Olympics: are Team GB’s skeleton ‘skinsuits’ legal?

US snowboard icon Shaun White makes history with third Olympic halfpipe gold
14 Feb 2018
North Korea’s cheerleaders: who are Kim Jong Un’s red coats?
North Korea cheerleaders
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North Korea’s cheerleaders: who are Kim Jong Un’s red coats?

There’s more than meets the eye to the Winter Olympic’s best-drilled cheerleaders
14 Feb 2018
Team GB skater Elise Christie crashes out in 500m final
Elise Christie Team GB PyeongChang 2018 Winter Olympics
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Team GB skater Elise Christie crashes out in 500m final

Japan’s Kei Saito fails drugs test and is the first athlete to be sent home from PyeongChang 2018
13 Feb 2018
Pictures and reaction: 2018 Winter Olympics opening ceremony
South Korea North Korea Winter Olympics unified flag
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Pictures and reaction: 2018 Winter Olympics opening ceremony

South Korean and North Korean athletes march together to mark the start of PyeongChang 2018
9 Feb 2018
Gallery: PyeongChang 2018 Winter Olympics opening ceremony
South Korea North Korea Winter Olympics unified flag
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Gallery: PyeongChang 2018 Winter Olympics opening ceremony

9 Feb 2018
Team GB at the Winter Olympics: athletes and medal hopes
Elise Christie Team GB medal hopes PyeongChang 2018 Winter Olympics
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Team GB at the Winter Olympics: athletes and medal hopes

Britain select a record number for the PyeongChang 2018 games in South Korea
8 Feb 2018
Winter Olympics: Lizzy Yarnold to carry the flag for Team GB
Lizzy Yarnold Team GB flag opening ceremony
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Winter Olympics: Lizzy Yarnold to carry the flag for Team GB

British snowboard star Katie Ormerod ruled through injury
8 Feb 2018
Norway Olympians given 15,000 eggs due to translation error
boiled egg
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Norway Olympians given 15,000 eggs due to translation error

Chefs used Google Translate to place order with South Korean suppliers at Winter Olympics
8 Feb 2018
Olympic Games: the painful legacy of politics vs. sport
Black September
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Olympic Games: the painful legacy of politics vs. sport

In Depth: history of the event is marred by political tensions that have sometimes led to violence
8 Feb 2018
North Korea stages military parade on eve of Olympics
The Korean People’s Army military parade in Pyongyang, April 2017
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North Korea stages military parade on eve of Olympics

Kim Jong Un's regime ‘has no plans’ for talks with US officials in PyeongChang
8 Feb 2018
Soldiers deployed after norovirus hits the Winter Olympics
PyeongChang 2018 Winter Olympics norovirus outbreak
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Soldiers deployed after norovirus hits the Winter Olympics

PyeongChang 2018 organisers are ready despite quarantine of 1,200 staff and an expected cold snap
6 Feb 2018
Russian Olympic doping ban overturned
Doping tests have come under scrutiny in recent years
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Russian Olympic doping ban overturned

Reversal undermines case brought against Russia for state-sponsored drugging of athletes
2 Feb 2018
North and South Korea to march under one flag at Olympics
Korean unification flag
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North and South Korea to march under one flag at Olympics

PyeongChang games will also see the first ever joint Korean team compete in women’s ice hockey
17 Jan 2018
Winter Olympics 2018: more politics than sports?
north_korea_olympic_athletes.jpg
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Winter Olympics 2018: more politics than sports?

From North Korea to Russia, this year’s Games looks set to have wide-ranging repercussions
8 Jan 2018
Winter Olympics: will US athletes travel to South Korea?
Russia 2018 Winter Olympic Games
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Winter Olympics: will US athletes travel to South Korea?

America’s UN ambassador says participation is an ‘open question’ because of tensions with North Korea
7 Dec 2017
Russia banned from 2018 Winter Olympics
IOC chief Thomas Bach announces a ban on Russia competing in Pyeongchang
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Russia banned from 2018 Winter Olympics

Some Russian athletes may compete without national flag or anthem
6 Dec 2017
British bobsledders crowdfund their Winter Olympic dreams
GB women bobsleigh
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British bobsledders crowdfund their Winter Olympic dreams

British Bobsleigh & Skeleton Association has withdrawn funding of the women’s team
26 Sep 2017
Olympic chiefs dismiss Pyeongchang 2018 fears
IOC president Thomas Bach
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Olympic chiefs dismiss Pyeongchang 2018 fears

IOC president Thomas Bach says Winter Olympics will go ahead as planned
12 Sep 2017
2014: the sporting year in pictures
Robin van Persie, World Cup
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2014: the sporting year in pictures

From Robin van Persie to Mo Farah, a collection of the best images from the year in sport
30 Dec 2014
SOCHI: Do four medals amount to a Team GB triumph?
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SOCHI: Do four medals amount to a Team GB triumph?

More money for winter sports, but what's the point of in funding events only a few can take part in?
24 Feb 2014
Russian skating gold sparks petition from Yuna Kim fans
Yuna Kim
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Russian skating gold sparks petition from Yuna Kim fans

Furious South Korean fans call for inquiry after Sotkinova pulls off Olympic shock
21 Feb 2014
Lipnitskaia fall breaks Russian hearts after ice hockey exit
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Lipnitskaia fall breaks Russian hearts after ice hockey exit

Gravity and Finland get the better of Russian medal hopefuls as Putin's dreams go up in smoke
20 Feb 2014
Who is Julia Lipnitskaia, and can she dethrone Yuna Kim?
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Who is Julia Lipnitskaia, and can she dethrone Yuna Kim?

Figure skating duel between Russia's darling and queen Yuna will be Sochi's defining moment
19 Feb 2014
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