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Chinese, Finnish presidents meet winter sports athletes

Chinese President Xi Jinping and his Finnish counterpart Sauli Niinisto met skaters' representatives from the two countries here Wednesday evening, with both sides pledging to enhance cooperation in winter sports.
Soure:Xinhua: 2017/4/6 7:30:17

Russian men won’t medal at 2018 Games: Plushenko

Figure skating icon Yevgeny Plushenko has said Russian male skaters have no chance of stepping onto the podium at the 2018 Pyeongchang Olympic Games.
Soure:AFP: 2017/4/1 0:58:39

China wins pairs title at World Figure Skating Championships

The Chinese duo of Sui Wenjing and Han Cong took gold in the the pairs competitions on Thursday at the World Figure Skating Championships 2017 in Helsinki, Finland, with total score of 232.06 points.
Soure:Xinhua: 2017/3/31 9:17:43

Spain's Fernandez wins men's short program at figure skating worlds

Javier Fernandez of Spain won the men's short program on Thursday at the World Figure Skating Championships 2017 held in Helsinki, Finland, with 109.05 points.
Soure:Xinhua: 2017/3/30 23:55:34

Russian Medvedeva tops ladies shot program at Worlds

Evgenia Medvedeva from Russia won the ladies short program by 79.01 points on Wednesday at the World Figure Skating Championships 2017 held here.
Soure:Xinhua: 2017/3/30 7:53:34

Beijing gains experience needed for 2022 by hosting World Curling Championships

The World Women's Curling Championships 2017 (WWCC) dropped their curtains here on Sunday. As the first world championships of any winter sport held in Beijing after the city won its bid for 2022 Winter Olympics, the competition served as a good chance for Beijing 2022 organizers to accumulate the experience that will be crucially needed to host a successful 2022 Games. It also went a long way toward helping to popularize curling in China.
Soure:Xinhua: 2017/3/27 19:07:39

Canada trounce Russia to be crowned at World Women's Curling Championships

Canada, led by skip Rachel Homan, carried their dominance throughout the World Women's Curling Championships 2017 and breezed past Russia 8-3 here on Sunday to lift their 16th world title.
Soure:Xinhua: 2017/3/26 20:32:21

Chinese curling looks to make progress before Beijing 2022

2009 World Champions China didn't perform well at the 2017 Beijing World Women's Curling Championship, with the host team only getting two wins from the first 11 round-robin matches and losing the chance to directly enter the 2018 Pyeongchang Olympic Winter Games.
Soure:Xinhua: 2017/3/23 20:21:44

China lose to Sochi Olympic champs Canada at World Women's Curling Championships

The host team China suffered a poor start to the World Women's Curling Championships 2017, losing 9-3 to world No. 2 Canada at the Capital Stadium here on Saturday.
Soure:Xinhua: 2017/3/18 22:34:24

Chinese women’s team face tough curling challenge

Chinese women's curling team faces a big challenge on Saturday as they take on 2014 Sochi Winter Olympic champions Canada in their opening game at the World Women's Curling Championship held in Beijing.
Soure:Global Times: 2017/3/18 0:18:39

Winter sports being to enter their "spring" all across China

For 76-year-old Zhang Baohua, skiing has been a daily routine during the snowy season in China's Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region for six years.
Soure:Xinhua: 2017/3/13 13:38:05

China's Xu Mengtao takes bronze at Freestyle Ski World Championships

China's aerial skier Xu Mengtao claimed her fifth career world championships medal on Friday at the Sierra Nevada 2017 Freestyle Ski & Snowboard Worlds.
Soure:Xinhua: 2017/3/11 22:37:37

China's Xu Mengtao wins 4th career world championships medal

China's aerial skier Xu Mengtao claimed her fourth career world championships medal on Friday at the Sierra Nevada 2017 Freestyle Ski & Snowboard Worlds.
Soure:Xinhua: 2017/3/11 11:00:34

China eyes podiums in aerials world championships

Chinese aerials skiers won good rankings in the qualifications at the Sierra Nevada 2017 Freestyle Ski & Snowboard World Championships, and will compete for medals in the finals on Saturday morning.
Soure:Xinhua: 2017/3/10 15:00:42

Women hold up half of China's winter sports "sky"

Li Yan, head coach of the Chinese short track speed skating team, celebrated the International Women's Day by working. She was busy trying on new home-made skates for the team, as part of preparation for the 2018 Winter Olympics.
Soure:Xinhua: 2017/3/8 20:12:09

China's National Figure Skating championship kicks off in Qingdao

China's National Figure Skating Championship kicked off Saturday in Qingdao, Shandong province of east China.
Soure:Xinhua: 2017/3/4 22:37:50

China eyes curling, snowboard halfpipe golds in PyeongChang 2018

Although the third-place finish at the 8th Asian Winter Games was not satisfying for China, the titles in snowboarding halfpipe and curling were encouraging.
Soure:Xinhua: 2017/2/26 16:45:49

Japan's Uno wins men's figure skating at Asian Winter Games

Japan's rising star Shoma Uno won the men's competition in figure skating at the 8th Asian Winter Games on Sunday.
Soure:Xinhua: 2017/2/26 15:33:34