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Sports Winter Olympics 2018: Ester Ledecka wins gold in both skiing and snowboarding
Author: 0 Winter Olympics 2018: Ester Ledecka wins gold in both skiing and snowboarding

Switzerland's Nevin Galmarini has meanwhile held off the challenge of South Korea's Lee Sang-ho to win gold in the men's snowboard parallel giant slalom. "For somebody, anybody, to take ski racing to another level, it takes a ton of hard work, focus, determination, an incredible amount of athleticism, " said Mikaela Shiffrin, the US Alpine skier who won two medals at the Games.

Sports Suresh Raina: India will be aggressive
Author: 0 Suresh Raina: India will be aggressive

India's bowling , though, came under focus after the second T20I as the South Africa batsmen batted with great confidence. We have already seen how relentlessly Indian seamers in Jasprit Bumrah and Bhuvaneshwar Kumar have played in South Africa .

Author: 0 Hungary shock China, Canada in the 5000m relay final

But they slightly lagged behind the Norwegian team from the beginning and could not catch up with the gold medallist team until the final lap. But away from competition, Russia's Alexander Krushelnitsky was stripped of his mixed doubles curling bronze medal after testing positive for meldonium, an endurance booster.The 25-year-old was one of 168 Russian athletes who passed rigorous testing to compete as neutrals in Pyeongchang , after Russia were banned over a major doping scandal.

Sports Finalists in women's Curling at the Olympics
Author: 0 Finalists in women's Curling at the Olympics

It also etches a place in history for these women: Never before has South Korea medaled on the sheet - a feat they're now certain to achieve. "We took our chances and took our shots". Kyeong-ae goes by Steak (pretty straight forward), while Kim Cho-hi, the team's alternate, is nicknamed Chocho, after a brand of chocolate cookies. "Just be in the moment and just have a lot of fun".

Sports Trump calls out Parkland deputy, says he 'didn't have the
Author: 0 Trump calls out Parkland deputy, says he 'didn't have the

Israel said that Peterson was in an office dealing with a school-related issue when the first shots were fired on February 14 and that he got on his radio and then moved toward the outside of the building where the shooting was taking place.

Sports Russian Bobsledder Sergeeva Fails Doping Test at 2018 Olympics - Federation
Author: 0 Russian Bobsledder Sergeeva Fails Doping Test at 2018 Olympics - Federation

Athletes from Russian Federation in PyeongChang are competing under the Olympic flag after Russian Federation allegedly ran a state-sponsored doping program that was uncovered. The OAR team are the third biggest at the PyeongChang Games behind Canada and the United States. Now, the International Olympic Committee will rule on whether or not the athletes will be able to walk in the Closing Ceremony behind the Russian flag.

Sports Russell Wilson challenged Giancarlo Stanton and Aaron Judge before Spring Training
Author: 0 Russell Wilson challenged Giancarlo Stanton and Aaron Judge before Spring Training

Details emerged Thursday when Wilson announced on Twitter that he'd be showing up Monday in a selfie video that included a home run derby challenge to Yankees sluggers Aaron Judge and Giancarlo Stanton . Some background on this stunt: In 2007, out of high school, Wilson was drafted in the 41st round by the Baltimore Orioles. Wilson, a four-time Pro Bowler who played minor league ball with the Colorado Rockies in 2010-11, joined the Yankees organization on February 7 via a trade from ...

Sports Women's Olympic Hockey Team Brings Home the Gold
Author: 0 Women's Olympic Hockey Team Brings Home the Gold

Medals are supposed to be worn by players around their neck for respect during the closing ceremony and post-game activities. Homan's Ottawa foursome didn't make the playoffs with a 4-5 record. In 2014, Team USA was defeated by Canada 3-2 in overtime, just missing the gold medal. Things got more interesting in the second, with the teams leaving stones short of the house.

Sports Olympics: Canada's Toutant grabs big air gold at Pyeongchang Games
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Kyle Mack of US celebrates his silver medal during the Snowboard Mens Big Air Finals at Alpensia Ski Jumping Centre on February 24, 2018 in Pyeongchang-gun, South Korea. The gold will come as some welcome good news for Canadian sports fans, who are mourning a string of defeats in ice hockey and curling, sports they traditionally dominate at the Olympics.

Sports Ferrari shows off its new 2018 F1 vehicle
Author: 0 Ferrari shows off its new 2018 F1 vehicle

Ferrari and Mercedes were often split by small margins in 2017 but a clear pattern emerged in the relative performance of both cars. Technical director Mattia Binotto confirmed the new auto features a longer wheelbase than its predecessor as the team looks to extract more high-speed aero performance following a deficit to Mercedes' long-wheelbase W08 a year ago.

Sports Ivanka Trump confirmed as leading USA delegation at Pyeongchang 2018 Closing Ceremony
Author: 0 Ivanka Trump confirmed as leading USA delegation at Pyeongchang 2018 Closing Ceremony

He is believed to have once led the North's spying agency, the Reconnaissance General Bureau, and to have ordered a deadly torpedo attack on the South's corvette Cheonan in 2010 that left 46 sailors dead. That point is extremely sensitive and hard. Joining Trump in the United States delegation are White House press secretary Sarah Sanders; Idaho's GOP Sen.

Sports Arsenal handed tough Milan test in Europa League's round of 16
Author: 0 Arsenal handed tough Milan test in Europa League's round of 16

Arsenal have been handed a potentially hard task in the last-16 of the Europa League after being drawn to face seven-times European champions AC Milan . Whether it will go down like that is yet to be seen, but Milan club manager Christian Abbiati has explained just how great of a tie it could be. The north London club fell behind to two quick Ostersund goals in the first half before Sead Kolasinac reduced the deficit after half-time but Arsenal were unable to make a comeback.

Sports Sevilla coach Montella: Alexis? Maybe we could kill him?
Author: 0 Sevilla coach Montella: Alexis? Maybe we could kill him?

Montella's European experience includes his Fiorentina side being knocked out in the Europa League semi-finals by Sevilla in 2015, while his only Champions League journey was ended in the last 16 by Shakhtar Donetsk in 2011 while in charge of AS Roma.

Sports RB Leipzig completed a weird request for Napoli head coach Maurizio Sarri
Author: 0 RB Leipzig completed a weird request for Napoli head coach Maurizio Sarri

Igor Denisov's first-half goal gave Lokomotiv a 1-0 win over Nice , completing a 4-2 aggregate victory, while Zenit beat Celtic 3-0 to go through 3-1 with goals from Branislav Ivanovic, Daler Kuzyaev, and Aleksandr Kokorin. Although RB Leipzig secured passage into the last-16 of the Europa League for the first time in their history by overcoming arguable favourites and Serie A leaders Napoli , the Italy global frontman insisted if it had not been for their disappointing first-leg ...

Sports Federal Bureau of Investigation wiretaps caught Sean Miller discussing payments to Ayton
Author: 0 Federal Bureau of Investigation wiretaps caught Sean Miller discussing payments to Ayton

Arizona men's basketball coach Sean Miller talked to a sports agent runner about paying $100,000 to make sure that standout freshman Deandre Ayton signed to play for the Wildcats, according to a report Friday night from ESPN . "As the head basketball coach at the University of Arizona, I recognize my responsibility is not only to establish a culture of success on the basketball court and in the classroom, but as important, to promote and reinforce a culture of compliance".

Sports New York Jets
Author: 0 New York Jets "Willing To Pay Whatever It Takes" For Kirk Cousins

The other quarterbacks on the Jets' roster are Bryce Petty, Christian Hackenberg and Joel Stave. But Cousins has also indicated that he wants to find "the best possible position to win", meaning that perennial also-rans might have to sweeten the deal a bit in order to attract his services.

Sports Pens Acquire Brassard From Senators
Author: 0 Pens Acquire Brassard From Senators

Brassard was the Sens' fourth-highest scorer this season, tallying the second-highest goal total this season, 18, in addition to 20 assists. The Penguins are certainly familiar with Brassard from his four seasons with the Rangers; he has also faced them in the playoffs in each of the past four seasons, including last year's seven game Eastern Conference Finals.

Sports Hearing in Russia curler case cancelled, says CAS
Author: 0 Hearing in Russia curler case cancelled, says CAS

Krushelnitckii took home Russia's first medal in the sport, a bronze mixed-doubles with his wife, at the Pyeongchang Winter Games. It quoted the head of the Russian delegation at the Games, Stanislav Pozdnyakov, as saying that Alexander Krushelnitsky had withdrawn from the CAS hearing.