• Bjoergen wins record 15th world cross-country ski title
    The Associated Press3 hours ago

    Bjoergen wins record 15th world cross-country ski title

    Marit Bjoergen won a record 15th world championship gold medal in cross-country skiing on Saturday with victory in a 15-kilometer skiathlon. The 36-year-old Bjoergen has more gold medals than any other cross-country skier - male or female - in world championship history, having previously shared the

  • Mortensen-Terdiman get 3rd in final World Cup luge standings
    The Associated Press5 hours ago

    Mortensen-Terdiman get 3rd in final World Cup luge standings

    Matt Mortensen went into the final World Cup luge doubles race of the season thinking he and partner Jayson Terdiman had almost no chance of reaching the top three in the overall standings. Mortensen and Terdiman grabbed a silver medal in the season finale in Altenberg, Germany, on Saturday, giving

  • South Korean skater Choi wins gold at Asian Winter Games
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    South Korean skater Choi wins gold at Asian Winter Games

    Choi Da-bin of South Korea held her lead from the short program to win the gold medal in women's figure skating at the Asian Winter Games on Saturday. Skating to music from Doctor Zhivago, Choi landed all her jumps cleanly with the exception of a triple salchow she under-rotated. First after the

  • LA 2024 'disappointed' Budapest to withdraw Games bid
    Reuters

    LA 2024 'disappointed' Budapest to withdraw Games bid

    (Reuters) - LA 2024 officials were "disappointed" to learn this week that Budapest will pull out of the running for the 2024 summer Games and said on Friday the International Olympic Committee (IOC) must select a host city that redefines sustainability. Hungary's government said this week