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Yu regains title in Japan

China’s Yu Jing, the 2012 champion, topped the two 500-meter races to regain the title in the world sprint speed skating championships in Nagano, Japan on Sunday, leading China’s one-two finish with Zhang Hong second.
Soure:Agencies-Global Times: 2014/4/23 18:33:36

Sotnikova wins women's figure skating gold

Adelina Sotnikova made history as she beat defending champion Kim Yuna and won Russia's first ever Olympic gold medal in the women's figure skating on Thursday.(Source: xinhuanet)
Soure:Xinhua: 2014/4/23 18:33:23

Russia lifts bronze in women's team pursuit speed skating

Russia beat Japan to win the bronze medal at the Olympic women's team pursuit speed skating on Saturday.
Soure:Xinhua: 2014/4/23 18:33:11

South Korea seeks inquiry into Kim's figure skating result

The South Korea Skating Union (KSU) has asked for an investigation into the judging that resulted in Vancouver champion Kim Yuna's being awarded silver behind Russia's Adelina Sotnikova in the ladies figure skating competition at the Sochi 2014 Olympic Games.
Soure:Xinhua: 2014/4/23 18:33:02

China wins first title at Junior Figure Skating Worlds

Chinese Yu Xiaoyu/Jin Yang on Thursday evening won the gold medal in junior pairs, the first title at the World Junior Figure Skating Championships in Sofia.
Soure:Xinhua: 2014/4/23 18:32:46

S.Korea to file judging complaint over Kim

South Korea's Olympic body said Friday it would file a complaint with the international governing body for figure skating over controversial judging, which saw Olympic defending champion Kim Yu-na relegated to silver at the Winter Games.
Soure:AFP: 2014/4/23 18:32:37

Japan's Hanyu wins ISU World Figure Skating Championships men's event

Japanese skater Yuzuru Hanyu won the men's event of the International Skating Union's (ISU) World Figure Skating Championships 2014 in Saitama on Friday.
Soure:Xinhua: 2014/4/23 18:32:09

NHL players to compete at Sochi 2014 Olympic Games

The world's best ice hockey players from the National Hockey League (NHL) will compete at the Winter Olympics for the fifth consecutive time after an agreement was reached on Friday.
Soure:Xinhua: 2014/4/23 18:31:44

NHL star Ovechkin selected as the first torch bearer for Sochi Winter Games

Russian ice hockey player Alex Ovechkin has been chosen as the first torchbearer for the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics.
Soure:Xinhua: 2014/4/23 18:31:31

Yang Yang (A): Winter Olympics bid to boost China's winter sports

Yang Yang (A), the current IOC member and China's former short track speed skating Olympic champion, said Tuesday that bidding for the 2022 Winter Olympics is a good chance for China to boost its winter sports.
Soure:Xinhua: 2014/4/23 18:31:12

Skate leap forward

Beijing hosted one of the most memorable Summer Olympics in modern history in 2008, but now the city’s attention is firmly focused on hosting an equally impressive Winter Olympics in 2022.
Soure:Global Times: 2014/4/23 18:30:46

Biggest ever Dutch Winter Olympic team to Sochi

The Dutch team for the Winter Olympics in Sochi was officially unveiled during a presentation ceremony in Papendal on Thursday.
Soure:Xinhua: 2014/4/23 18:29:52

Breakthrough a mission impossible for Chinese cross-country skiers in Sochi, says former national champ

Chinese cross-country skiers have little chance to make top-eight finish at the upcoming Winter Olympics in Sochi, according to one of the country's top skiers.
Soure:Xinhua: 2014/4/23 18:29:42

Teenager Yan sets China's best result in Olympic men's singles figure skating

Teenage sensation Yan Han was ranked seventh here on Friday to set a best result for China in men's singles figure skating at Winter Olympic Games.
Soure:Xinhua: 2014/4/15 15:23:39

Zhang's historic win brings Chinese speed skaters attention and confidence

Five journalists and one Olympic news service staff waited in the mixed zone for the Chinese speed skaters who were definitely outsiders in the women's 1,500m on Sunday in Sochi Olympic Winter Games.
Soure:Xinhua: 2014/4/15 15:23:13

US ice dances Davis/White beat Canadians for Olympic title

World No. 1 ice dancers Meryl Davis/Charlie White pulled out an Olympic gold medal performance for the United States, winning a duel against arch-rivals Tessa Virtue/Scott Moir on Monday.
Soure:Xinhua: 2014/4/15 15:22:39

Sister act makes Games family affair

The Winter Olympic Games may be a multi-billion­ dollar enterprise reaching every corner of the globe - but for many the Sochi Games are a strictly family affair.
Soure:AFP: 2014/4/15 15:21:48

Chinese Zhou Yang wins Olympic women's short track 1,500m gold

China's short track speed skater Zhou Yang successfully defended her 1500-meter Olympic title at the Sochi Winter Games on Saturday.
Soure:Xinhua: 2014/4/15 15:21:19