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Domracheva wins biathlon World Cup pursuit race

March 18, 2018  |   News

OSLO — Anastasia Kuzmina of Slovakia closed in on the biathlon World Cup overall and pursuit trophies Sunday after finishing second behind Darya Domracheva in a 10-kilometre pursuit. Belarusian Domracheva overtook Kuzmina on the last lap to win by 9.2 seconds from the Slovakian. Kuzmina’s fast ski speed helped her ...
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Rebensburg wins GS title as winds cancel season-ending race

March 18, 2018  |   News

ARE, Sweden — Viktoria Rebensburg has won the World Cup giant slalom title for a third time Sunday after the season-ending race was cancelled due to strong winds. The German skier, who won three GS races this season, leads the standings by 92 points from world champion Tessa Worley of ...
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Klaebo nears x-country World Cup title, Bolshunov wins race

March 17, 2018  |   News

FALUN, Sweden — Johannes Hoesflot Klaebo of Norway narrowly missed out on securing his first World Cup cross-country skiing season title in a race won by Alexander Bolshunov of Russia on Saturday. Bolshunov, three times a silver medallist at the Pyeongchang Olympics, beat Calle Halfvarsson of Sweden by 1.3 seconds ...
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Gold from McKeever, Wilkie in Canada’s most successful Winter Paralympics ever

March 17, 2018  |   News

PYEONGCHANG, Korea, Republic Of — Hours before Brian McKeever completed his Pyeongchang hat trick, the veteran cross-country skier arrived at the Alpensia track before the sun was barely up. He and his guides Russell Kennedy and Graham Nishikawa were the first skiers to arrive Saturday morning, and spent the better part ...
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Olympic champion Hirscher leads 1st run of season-ending GS

March 17, 2018  |   News

ARE, Sweden — Olympic champion Marcel Hirscher led the last World Cup giant slalom of the season after the opening run on Saturday. The Austrian nearly skied out after catching a bump halfway down his run but still finished 0.50 seconds ahead of Victor Muffat-Jeandet of France. Henrik Kristoffersen of ...
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McKeever wins third gold in Canada’s most successful Winter Paralympics ever

March 16, 2018  |   News

PYEONGCHANG, Korea, Republic Of — Canadian cross-country skier Brian McKeever has captured his third gold medal of the Pyeonchang Paralympics. The 38-year-old from Canmore, Alta., with guide Graham Nishikawa, won the visually impaired 10 kilometres on Saturday.  McKeever has 13 golds over five Paralympics. Mark Arendz of Hartsville, P.E.I., added a ...
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Host Sweden wins Alpine team event at World Cup ski finals

March 16, 2018  |   News

ARE, Sweden — Olympic slalom champions Frida Hansdotter and Andre Myhrer powered host Sweden to victory in the team event at the World Cup finals on Friday. Anna Swenn Larsson, Hansdotter, and Myhrer earned the points as Sweden beat Germany 3-1 in the final. Myhrer clinched it when Julien Lizeroux ...
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