Olympic-sport Reports & Results

ALPINE SKIING: Norway’s Jansrud and Svindal exchange places in men’s Downhill

At the 2018 Olympic Winter Games in PyeongChang (KOR), the men’s Downhill saw Norway’s Aksel Lund Svindal and Kjetil Jansrud claim the gold and...

FREESTYLE & SNOWBOARD: Kingsbury retains his crown as Moguls King

When the subject is Freestyle Moguls, the first question to ask is always about Canada’s Mikael Kingsbury. The best Moguls skier of all time, Kingsbury...

CURLING Preview: 18 teams meet in U.S. Curling Nationals in Kalamazoo

The gold medal in the 2018 Olympic Winter Games was great But 2019 is a new year, and the USA Curling National Championships start...

SNOWBOARD: Scotty James wins third World Halfpipe title and Chloe Kim gets her first

The Snowboard Halfpipe events were among the best at the 2018 Olympic Winter Games, with brilliant victories from Shaun White and Chloe Kim of...

ALPINE SKIING: Consistent Holdener wins women’s Alpine Combined

The Alpine Combined is the least-appreciated and least-held event on the Alpine World Cup calendar, but it is still part of the Alpine World...

SHORT TRACK Preview: World Cup Final – and seasonal titles – beckons in Turin

The final stop on the 2018-19 World Cup tour is in Turin (ITA), with the seasonal titles (and prize money) on the line. The...

NORDIC COMBINED Preview: With Riiber the champ, the fight is for second in Lahti

The 2018-19 Nordic Combined World Cup champion has been decided: Norway’s Jarl Magnus Riiber. With four events left, including the Gundersen 130 m hill...

LUGE Preview: Two seasonal titles could be clinched this week in Oberhof

The eighth of nine stops on the FIL World Tour comes this weekend in Oberhof (GER), with competitions will be held in the standard...

JUDO Preview: Six no. 1-ranked judoka in the 2019 Paris Grand Slam

A huge field of 609 judoka from 98 nations will gather at the AccorHotels Arena of Bercy for the annual Paris Grand Slam, the...

FREESTYLE & SNOWBOARD: Consistent Swiss win inaugural Mixed Team Aerials

Following the desire of the International Olympic Committee for mixed-gender events, the first Mixed Team Aerials event was held at the Freestyle Worlds in...

ARCHERY Preview: Vegas Shoot hosts Indoor World Series Final

The enormous Vegas Shoot – the world’s largest indoor archery tournament – takes place this weekend and includes within in the final stage of...

CROSS COUNTRY SKIING Preview: Klaebo and Nilsson defend seasonal Sprint leads in Lahti

The next-to-last stop prior to the World Nordic Championships in Seefeld (AUT) is a Sprint festival in Lahti (FIN), with an Freestyle individual event...

SKI JUMPING Preview: Kobayashi looks for 11th win this season; Lundby trying for six...

With two weeks to go to the World Nordic Championships, there are two more stops on the FIS Ski Jumping World Cup tour, starting...

FREESTYLE & SNOWBOARD: Veteran Woods wins Slopestyle as Goepper claims bronze

The Freestyle Slopestyle at Park City was initially postponed for the women due to more rough weather, but the men’s event was completed, albeit...

FENCING Preview: First Grand Prix in Foil ready in Turin

The first of three Grand Prix events in the Foil discipline will begin on Friday in Turin (ITA), for the Trofeo Inalpi, at the...

ALPINE SKIING: Italy’s Paris wins Worlds Super-G; Shiffrin to try for 3 golds, not...

Italy’s Dominik Paris was clearly one of the medal contenders in the men’s Super-G, but having drawn the third position, he had very little...

GLOBETROTTING by Phil Hersh: In men’s skating, Nathan Chen now a real challenger to...

All you Hanyu bots can start getting your fingers near the send button. Because no figure skating fans get more dyspeptic than many of Yuzuru...

FREESTYLE & SNOWBOARD: Loginov doubles in Parallel Slalom, but weather knocks out Snowboard Big...

The inevitable reality of winter sports is that the weather dictates the schedule, not vice versa. So it was on Tuesday that one set...

SPEED SKATING: Bowe vs. Kodaira in World Single Distance Champs in Germany

The ISU World Single Distance Championships will be held for the third time in Inzell (GER) this weekend, with some tantalizing showdowns scheduled on...

FIGURE SKATING Preview: Americans Hubbell & Donohue look for second Four Continents golds

The 21st edition of the ISU Four Continents Championship will be held this week at the Honda Center in Anaheim, California (USA), the fifth...
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