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.
Sochi, Feb 21 - The following are the Olympic women's curling results Thursday:
Final: Canada beat Sweden 6-3
Third-place playoff: Britain beat Switzerland 6-5. (IANS)
Sochi, Feb 21 - Canada won the women's curling gold at the Winter Games with a 6-3 win over Sweden here.
Victory Thursday made Jennifer Jones' Canadian team the first women's squad to win gold
Sochi, Feb 20 : The Chinese men's curling team lost to Canada 6-10 in the semifinal at the Winter Olympics here.
China, who finished third in round-robin with seven wins and two losses,
Sochi, Feb 19 : The International Olympic Committee Wednesday said the viewing figures for the ongoing Winter Olympic Games here are record breaking.
Sochi, Feb 18 : Frenchman Pierre Vaultier overcame bad weather to win the Winter Olympic men's snowboard cross race Tuesday.
The 26-year-old overcame local favourite Nikolay Olyunin for the gold, reports Xinhua.
Sochi, Feb 17 : Defending champion Canada edged China 9-8 to make it to the men's curling semifinals at the Winter Olympics here.
Sunday's victory gave Canada a 7-2 win-loss record in the
Sochi, Feb 17 : The following is the medals table of the Winter Olympics Sunday (tabulated under gold, silver, bronze and total medals):
Germany 7 3 2 12
Netherlands 5 5 7 17
Norway 5 3 6 14
Sochi, Feb 17 : The following are Sunday's results of the Olympic women's 1,500 metres speed skating final here:
1. Jorien ter Mors, Netherlands, 1:53.51
2. Irene Wust, Netherlands, 1:54.09
Sochi, Feb 15 : Defending Olympic champion Zhou Yang of China retained her women's 1000m short track title at the Sochi Winter Games here Saturday.
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