Sochi, Feb 22 : Short track speed skater Liu Qiuhong will be the Chinese flag bearer at the Winter Olympic closing ceremony, announced Xiao Tian, deputy chef de mission Saturday.
Sochi (Russia), Feb 22 - Following is the list of countries' standing as per medals won till Friday at the ongoing Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics in Russia.
The medal table (tabulated under gold, silver, bronze and total medals):
Sochi (Russia), Feb 22 - Following are the Olympic men's ice hockey results Friday:
Semifinals' results, according to Xinhua.
Sweden 2 Finland 1
Canada 1 United States 0 (IANS)
Sochi (Russia), Feb 22 - Ukraine Friday won its first ever Olympic women's biathlon relay gold medal at the Sochi 2014 Winter Games.
Sochi (Russia), Feb 22 - The list of medal winners Friday at the ongoing Sochi Winter Olympics in Russia, according to Xinhua.
Sochi (Russia), Feb 22 - Canada swept both the men's and women's curling finals at the Sochi Winter Olympic Games, while China made a breakthrough by finishing fourth in the men's tournament.
Sochi (Russia), Feb 22 - Russia won the Olympic men's 5,000m relay short track speed skating final as Victor An won his sixth Olympic gold medal Friday.
The Russian team, spearheaded by An, timed 6:42.100 for the crown as the United States took silver in 6:42.371.
China got bronze in 6:48.341. (IANS)
Rosa Khutor (Russia), Feb 22 - World champion Mikaela Shiffrin of the US claimed the women's slalom title at the Sochi Olympics Friday.
Sochi (Russia), Feb 22 - Victor An, a former South Korean who represents Russia in the Sochi Olympics, won the men's 500m short track at the Iceberg Skating Palace on Friday to bring his tally to a record five golds in this sport.
Sochi, Feb 21 - The International Skating Union (ISU) are scratching their heads as a rising number of countries have been losing interest in speed skating, the oldest Winter Olympic sport which was dominated by the Dutch here.
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