Figure skater Adelina Sotnikova dethroned Yuna Kim to win gold in her home country. The 17-year-old gold medalist is now at the center of an Olympic controversy with questions swirling about the judging in the free skate competition.
The Russian teenager isn’t shy about sharing her life on social media. Take a look at her personal photos and get a glimpse of who she is off the ice.
By Julien Pretot LES SABLES D'OLONNE, France (Reuters) - For Alex Thomson, sweeping up his crying two-year-old daughter Georgia in his arms soothed the disappointment of falling just short in the Vendee Globe after two-and-a-half months at sea. … More »Reuters - 7 minutes ago
(Reuters) - Scotland prop Willem Nel has been ruled out of this year's Six Nations Championship because of a neck injury, the Scottish Rugby Union (SRU) said on Friday. Nel, who picked up the injury playing for his club Edinburgh last weekend, had … More »Reuters - 8 minutes ago
By Nick Mulvenney MELBOURNE (Reuters) - Dan Evans continued his extraordinary run at the Australian Open with a thrilling 7-5 7-6(2) 7-6(3) victory over Bernard Tomic on Friday to give Britain two men in the fourth round at Melbourne Park for the … More »Reuters - 11 minutes ago
Corrado got the rarest of opportunities with Morgan Rielly sidelined on Thursday night, playing for just the second time all season in a 5-2 loss to the New York Rangers. "He just played a whole bunch of games and he should be feeling as good about … More »The Canadian Press - 11 minutes ago
* Briton Evans beats Tomic in three sets * Reaches last 16 of grand slam for first time * Next faces Jo-Wilfried Tsonga (Adds detail, quotes) By Nick Mulvenney MELBOURNE, Jan 20 (Reuters) - Dan Evans continued his extraordinary run at the … More »Reuters - 11 minutes ago