Cross-country skier Man Dandan grabbed China's first gold medal at the Asian Winter Games and Zang Ruxin added one from snowboard on Sunday.
Cross-country skier Man Dandan triumphed in the women's 1.4km individual sprint classical, winning China's first gold medal at the Asian Winter Games here on Monday.
Norway's cross-country ski star Therese Johaug was banned for 13 months for doping, newspaper Aftenposten reported Friday.
China on Friday announced a 236-strong delegation for the 8th Asian Winter Games in Sapporo, Japan, which will run from Feb. 19-26.
Ukrainian pair Alexandra Nazagova/Maksim Nikitin cruised to victory in the ice dance event at the 2017 Almaty Winter Universiade here on Saturday.
Yuliya Galysheva of Kazakhstan competes during the women's Moguls final of Freestyle Skiing at the 28th Winter Universiade in Almaty, Kazakhstan, Feb. 2, 2017. Yuliya Galysheva claimed the title of the event with 73.80 points.
China crushed Britain 12-0 to enter the women's ice hockey semis at the Almaty 2017 Winter Universiade, but China coach Luo Lei on Thursday called the 4-1 win over hosts Kazakhstan earlier "decisive" in allowing them to survive Group A which also included powerhouse Canada.
South Korea beat China 9-8 in the women's curling competition at the 2017 Almay Universiade on Wednesday.
US ski queen Lindsey Vonn announced her return to form on Saturday, after nearly a year out with injury, with victory in the downhill at Garmisch, her 77th World Cup win.
Ice hockey, already a popular sport worldwide, has recently shown off its ability to charm players and audiences in markets where it has not traditionally garnered attention. Recent top-level games hosted in China are evidence of this change, as is the top-level Kontinental Hockey League (KHL) club hosted in Beijing since 2016.
Sweden’s Kajsa Kling competes in the FIS Alpine World Cup Women Alpine Combined on Friday in Val d’Isere, French Alps.
Germany is against boycotting next year's bobsleigh and skeleton World Championships in Sochi in protest against Russian doping, but is ready to step in and host the event should it be moved.
Amid the buildup to the 2022 Beijing Olympics and China's concerted winter sports push, however, there is no shortage of NHL teams who would be interested in showcasing their roster of stars to a growing audience.
South Korea is to naturalize a German luge racer, officials said Friday, in a bid to pack its winter sports stable with more foreign talent ahead of the 2018 Olympic Games in Pyeongchang.
It is time to go skiing as authorities in Beijing aim to attract as many as 5 million residents to take up winter sports by 2020 as it prepares to host the upcoming winter Olympics.
Beijing started to collect emblem designs for both 2022 Winter Olympic and Paralympic games on Sunday.
China's promising teenager Jin Boyang took second in the Figure Skating Cup of China men's competition on Saturday, while his compatriots Yu Xiaoyu/Zhang Hao and Peng Cheng/Jin Yang earned one-two finish in pairs competition.
China's 19-year-old figure skater Jin Boyang, who has been famous for his most difficult jumps, is expected to make a breakthrough for his country at the Winter Olympic Games in 2018 and 2022.