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How women's hockey is harnessing the energy of an Olympic Gold
11 Mar 2018
The U.S. women's hockey gold medal at the Olympics in South Korea is shining a light on the sport and inspiring the next generation of female athletes.
North Korean delegation arrive in South Korea for closing ceremony of the Olympics
25 Feb 2018
North Korean delegation led by a sanctioned North Korean official arrived in South Korea on Sunday (February 25) to attend the closing ceremony of the Pyeongchang Games and meet South Korean president.
Tommie Smith's silent protest resonates 50 years on
21 Feb 2018
After winning the 200 meter race at the 1968 Olympics, Tommie Smith and teammate John Carlos, who won bronze, raised their fists in a Black Power salute. Their iconic gesture of defiance emboldened others.
Nigerian bobsledders race to the Olympic dream
11 Feb 2018
Three Nigerian women become the first African bobsled team to qualify for Winter Olympics 2018 to be held in Pyeongchang, South Korea.
IOC board members gather ahead of Russia decision
11 Feb 2018
International Olympic Committee board members gather for a meeting over the involvement of Russia in the 2018 Winter Olympics.
Africans in the winter Olympics
9 Feb 2018
Most people already know Seun Adigun, Ngozi Onwuere, Akumo Omega and Simidele Adeagbo, but who else among the thirteen Africans competing at the Pyeongchang 2018 winter Olympics game do you know?
South Korea welcomes visit by North Korean leader's sister for Winter Olympics
8 Feb 2018
South Korea welcomed an upcoming visit by North Korean leader Kim Jong Un's younger sister, Kim Yo Jong, for the Winter Olympics, Seoul's presidential Blue House said on Wednesday.
China bans speedskater for positive drug test
7 Jan 2018
China removes speedskater Xiaoxuan Shi from their Olympics team after she fails a drug test.
2018 Winter Olympics to be coldest in over 20 years
7 Dec 2017
South Korea’s Winter Olympics organizer has worries other than low advance ticket sales, a ban on Russia competing, and tensions over North Korea: it may be too cold.
Olympics, Rugby, Golf: Has France become champion of hosting bids?
17 Nov 2017
Olympics, Rugby, Golf: Has France become a champion of hosting bids?
Tepco's $6.8B Olympian challenge
3 Apr 2017
Tepco has been assigned with removing hundreds of thousands of utility poles across Tokyo so visitors to the 2020 Olympics can enjoy uninterrupted views of its famous cherry blossoms.
Usain Bolt says he has already returned 2008 relay gold medal
28 Jan 2017
Olympic champion Usain Bolt says "it's rough" to hand back 2008 Olympic gold medal.