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Dec 16

Cross Country World Cup: Britain’s Andrew Musgrave wins bronze in Italy

Britain’s Andrew Musgrave wins bronze in the men’s 15km freestyle at the cross-country skiing World Cup in Italy.

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Dec 16

Wallace makes aerials World Cup return after coma

British aerial skier Lloyd Wallace finishes in 19th place in his first World Cup event since a training accident left him in an induced coma.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/winter-sports/42377327

Dec 15

Banned Russian athlete wins Skeleton World Cup

Russia’s Elena Nikitina, who has been banned from the Olympics, wins the Skeleton World Cup in Innsbruck, Austria.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/winter-sports/42371444

Dec 13

Maisie Potter: Snowboard cross athlete set to miss Pyeongchang 2018 with broken heel

Snowboard cross athlete Maisie Potter’s hopes of competing at the 2018 Winter Olympics look to be over after breaking her heel.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/winter-sports/42345794

Dec 12

Ski Sunday: How does Paralympian Millie Knight ski with only peripheral vision?

Ski Sunday’s Graham Bell attempts to ski a giant slalom course using goggles which only give him peripheral vision – the same conditions Paralympic skier Millie Knight has to deal with.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/winter-sports/42332205

Dec 12

Russian doping: Six more athletes get lifetime Olympic bans over Sochi 2014

Six more Russians are banned for life from the Olympics in the latest punishment over doping in the country.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/winter-olympics/42321024

Dec 12

Russia backs neutral athletes for Winter Olympics

Russian athletes wishing to compete as neutrals at the Winter Olympics receive the backing of the country’s Olympic Committee.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/winter-olympics/42321016

Dec 12

Christie along five GB speed skaters selected for Pyeongchang

Elise Christie is part of a team of five short track speed skaters for Great Britain at the 2018 Winter Olympics.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/winter-sports/42322566

Dec 11

Winter Olympics 2018: Vonn injury scare, gold for Russian teenager

Our weekly round-up of the latest headlines in the build-up to February’s Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/winter-sports/42282974

Dec 11

Ski Sunday’s Ed Leigh goes off-piste in Val d’Isere

Ski Sunday’s Ed Leigh goes off-piste in Val d’Isere, France, after a huge overnight snow dump left 1.5 metres of powder on the Alps.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/winter-sports/42316049

Dec 10

Lindsey Vonn: American withdraws from World Cup with back injury

American Lindsey Vonn withdraws from the World Cup in St Moritz with a back injury, just two months before the start of the 2018 Winter Olympics.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/winter-sports/42298396

Dec 09

‘Insanely wild’ run costs German team bobsleigh gold

Germany’s Mariama Jamanka and Annika Drazek miss out on gold after crashing near the line in their second heat in the women’s bobsleigh World Cup event in Winterberg.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/winter-olympics/42293696

Dec 08

Lizzy Yarnold continues poor run with 13th place finish

Olympic champion Lizzy Yarnold continues her poor run of form with a 13th place finish at the Skeleton World Cup race in Winterberg

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/winter-sports/42276938

Dec 07

Nigeria on verge of historic Winter Olympic spot

Nigeria’s women’s bobsleigh team are on the verge of securing a historic place at next year’s Winter Olympics.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/winter-olympics/42274188

Dec 07

Max Burkhart: Teenage German skier dies after race crash

17-year-old German skier Max Burkhart dies after sustaining injuries in a crash during a race in Canada on Tuesday.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/winter-sports/42269678

Dec 06

Russian doping: Athletes yet to decide on 2018 Winter Olympics boycott

Russian athletes and sports federations will decide next week whether to compete under a neutral flag at the 2018 Winter Olympics.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/winter-sports/42259848