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2018 Winter Olympics


The Asian American pipeline in figure skating

February 09, 2022 8:51 am

Chin won the national title in 1985. She was a happy-go-lucky teenager back then, but savvy enough to realize that the winners who had come before her had not looked like her, that few people in the rinks where she skated ever did.

No joint Koreas march at Paralympics is no setback, says IOC

March 09, 2018 3:13 pm

The two Koreas had marched together at the opening ceremony of last month's Winter Olympics but will enter the stadium separately for the Paralympics after failing to agree on which version of the unified flag to use.

Double Winter Olympic champion Yuzuru Hanyu to not defend figure skating world title

March 07, 2018 5:09 pm

Yuzuru Hanyu cast doubt on his participation in Milan after his Olympic triumph in Pyeongchang, saying repeatedly that healing the right ankle he injured in a training fall late last year was his priority.

South Korea to honour Thomas Bach for Pyeongchang contribution

March 06, 2018 2:55 pm

The ministry added that no date had been set yet for IOC President Thomas Bach to receive the Cheongryong Medal.

Winter Olympics 2018: The Simpsons predicted not one but two events at PyeongChang

February 26, 2018 4:06 pm

The Simpsons predicted two things that happened at PyeongChang 2018, first, a squirrel running onto the snowboarding slope and narrowly escaping death, and second, the US team winning gold in curling. We probably need to rewatch the show for more predictions.

South Korea's final Winter Olympic challenge: keep the lights on

February 26, 2018 2:42 pm

IOC delivered the message at its final meeting before the Olympic cauldron was extinguished on Sunday,

Winter Olympics 2018: South Korea brings curtain down on 'Peace Games'

February 25, 2018 7:30 pm

South Korea brought the curtain down on its "Peace Games" on Sunday, with winter sports athletes dancing and singing together at a vibrant closing ceremony, though there was little warmth between dignitaries from the United States and North Korea.

Winter Olympics 2018: Wonder Woman? Ester Ledecka not sure despite rare Olympic double

February 25, 2018 3:59 pm

Ester Ledecka arrived in South Korea a month ago as close to a star as a snowboarder who races instead of soars can get _ which is to say, not much of one at all.

Winter Olympics 2018: Russians sing banned national anthem after beating Germany to gold in men's ice hockey

February 25, 2018 3:42 pm

The Russians, competing as neutral athletes, came back from one-goal down with less than a minute left in regulation time to force overtime..

Protesters target North Korean VIPs heading for PyeongChang Games ceremony

February 25, 2018 3:15 pm

The North's decision to send a former military intelligence chief as delegation leader has enraged families of 46 sailors who died in a deadly 2010 attack.


Winter Olympics Closing Ceremony: Dancing lights, artists make for visual spectacle

February 25, 2018 8:26 pm

Lights danced and artists glided as they made for a visual spectacle at the closing ceremony of the PyeongChang Winter Games 2018.

Winter Olympics 2018: Mesmerising pictures from PyeongChang on Day 9

February 18, 2018 9:34 pm

Here are the key highlights and the best pictures from Day 9 of PyeongChang Games.

Winter Olympics 2018: Best photos of Day 7 in PyeongChang

February 16, 2018 10:07 pm

Jagdish Singh finishing 103rd in the men's 15-km free cross-country race is one of the key highlights from Day 7 of Winter Olympics 2018.

Winter Olympics 2018: Best photos of Day 6 in PyeonChang

February 15, 2018 11:30 pm

Winter Olympics 2018 Pics from PyeongChang

Winter Olympics 2018: Best moments of Day 5 from PyeongChang Games

February 14, 2018 10:08 pm

Shaun White winning halfpipe qualifying at the PyeongChang Olympic Games is the highlight of Day 5.

Winter Olympic Games 2018: Funniest facial expressions captured during figure skating

February 15, 2018 4:12 pm

As pictures from the ongoing Winter Olympic Games 2018 flood the Internet show the amazing synchronisation and swift movements of the participants in figure skating, the photographers have also, at the same time, frozen the hysterical expressions of the performers while they were captured in the middle of the act.

Winter Olympics 2018: Best moments of Day 4 from PyeongChang Games

February 13, 2018 11:53 pm

USA Chloe Kim's gold in Snowboarding Half pipe was the highlight of the day.