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  • News | PyeongChang 2018

    France, Belarus and Sweden show collective prowess in biathlon relays

    The French quartet won the biathlon mixed relay at PyeongChang 2018 to hand Martin Fourcade his fifth Olympic gold (and his third of these Games). The relays also produced a golden landmark for Darya Domracheva who took her personal Olympic title haul to four as she helped Belarus win the women’s event to become the most decorated female biathlete in history. Meanwhile the Swedes produced a flawless performance to overcome the Norwegians and Germans in the men’s relay.
    22 Mar 2018 | Olympic News, PyeongChang 2018, Biathlon
  • News | PyeongChang 2018

    Fourcade shares biathlon limelight with Boe and Peiffer

    The favourite to win all four men’s individual biathlon events at PyeongChang 2018, France’s Martin Fourcade had to be content with a pair of golds. His main rival, Norway’s Johannes Thingnes Boe, also gave a mixed performance, the highlight of which was a stunning victory in the 20km individual, while Germany’s Arnd Peiffer topped the podium in the sprint.
    14 Mar 2018 | Olympic News, PyeongChang 2018, France, Biathlon
  • News | PyeongChang 2018

    Germany sweep the board in Nordic combined

    Germany’s flagbearer at the Opening Ceremony, Eric Frenzel set the tone for his country’s Nordic combined athletes as he won gold in the individual normal hill/10km. That was followed by a memorable clean sweep in the individual large hill/10km, as Johannes Rydzek, Fabian Riessle and Frenzel took gold, silver and bronze respectively. The three men then joined up with Vinzenz Geiger to produce a confident win in the team large hill/4x5km.
    01 Mar 2018 | Olympic News, PyeongChang 2018, Nordic Combined
  • News | PyeongChang 2018

    The heroes of PyeongChang 2018

    The XXIII Olympic Winter Games produced no shortage of sporting heroes, from seasoned athletes who wrote their names in Olympic history with amazing feats and multiple medals to newcomers who announced themselves to the world with their stunning performances.
    28 Feb 2018 | Olympic News, PyeongChang 2018
  • News | PyeongChang 2018

    Bjoergen becomes most medalled Winter Olympian of all time

    On 21 February 2018, Norway's Marit Bjoergen cemented her place in the Pantheon of the greatest Winter Olympians. Her bronze in the women’s cross-country team sprint took her medals total to 14 (seven of them gold), surpassing the previous benchmark set by her compatriot, biathlete Ole Einar Bjoerndalen. She still needs one win to match his tally of eight golds.
    21 Feb 2018 | Cross Country Skiing, PyeongChang 2018, BJOERGEN, Marit, Norway, Olympic News
  • News | PyeongChang 2018

    Today at PyeongChang 2018: Sunday 18 February

    Men's snow events dominate the programme today, with Alpine skiing's giant slalom, biathlon's 15km mass start, freestyle skiing’s slopestyle and aerials, and the cross-country skiing relay. The only women’s medal event is the high-octane 500m speed skating.
    18 Feb 2018 | Olympic News, PyeongChang 2018
  • News | PyeongChang 2018

    Bjoergen wins historic 13th medal as Norway win women’s 4x5km relay gold

    Marit Bjoergen skied a triumphant final leg to write her name into the Olympic Winter Games history books, delivering gold for Norway in the women's 4x5km cross country relay at the Alpensia Cross Country Centre on Saturday 17 February. In doing so, she joined countryman Ole Einar Bjoerndalen as the most successful winter Olympian of all time on 13 medals.
    17 Feb 2018 | Olympic News, PyeongChang 2018, Cross Country Skiing, Norway, BJOERGEN, Marit
  • News | PyeongChang 2018

    Flawless performance secures 15km individual gold for debutant Oeberg

    Sweden’s Hannah Oeberg produced a magnificent display of stamina on skis and accuracy at the range to beat the favourites and clinch gold in the women’s 15km individual biathlon at the Alpensia Biathlon Centre on Thursday 15 February.
    15 Feb 2018 | Olympic News, PyeongChang 2018, Biathlon, Sweden
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