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Winter Olympics: Mixed fortunes for Great Britain curlers in Pyeongchang

Great Britain’s men’s curling team beat Switzerland but lose to Canada, while the women beat Olympic Athletes from Russia.

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Winter Olympics: Team GB women ease to seven-point victory over OAR

Team GB’s women’s quartet complete an emphatic 10-3 win against Olympic Athletes of Russia to open their account in Pyeongchang.

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Winter Olympics: Switzerland women’s ice hockey team earn narrow win over Sweden

Watch highlights as Switzerland women edge out Sweden 2-1 to top Group B, having won all three of their games so far in Pyeongchang.

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Winter Olympics: Fans and celebrities congratulate Shaun White

American Shaun White’s show-stopping halfpipe display leaves viewers and celebrities stunned as he clinches his country’s 100th Winter Olympic gold.

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Winter Olympics: ‘Taking a moment of history in their stride’ – North Korean duo shine in figure skating pairs

North Korea’s only two athletes to have qualified for this year’s games on merit have progressed through to Thursday’s long pairs figure skating program.

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Winter Olympics: Shaun White wins third gold to make halfpipe history

Shaun White creates snowboard history by winning a third Olympic halfpipe gold with the final run of the competition in Pyeongchang.

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Winter Olympics 2018: Chris Knierim and Alexa Scimeca Knierim compete on Valentine’s Day

United States figure skaters Chris Knierim and Alexa Scimeca Knierim enjoy a romantic moment at the end of their pairs short routine at the Winter Olympics.

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Winter Olympics: GB curlers win tense opener against Switzerland

Watch highlights as Great Britain’s men edge out Switzerland to make a winning start to their curling campaign at the Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang.

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Shaun White wins Winter Olympics halfpipe gold in Pyeongchang

American great Shaun White sensationally snatches halfpipe gold to become the first snowboarder to win three Olympic titles.

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Winter Olympics: Shaun White claims gold in thrilling halfpipe contest

American snowboarder Shaun White becomes halfpipe Olympic champion for the third time with a score of 95.75 in his final run, narrowly beating Japan’s Ayumu Hirano.

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Winter Olympics 2018: Elise Christie fall – does this angle explain her crash?

Former Olympic short track speed skater Sarah Lindsay analyses footage that could further explain why Elise Christie crashed out of the 500m final in Pyeongchang.

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Winter Olympics: United States women’s ice hockey team win 5-0 against OAR

The United States women’s ice hockey team win 5-0 against the Olympic athletes from Russia at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang.

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Winter Olympics 2018: Christie’s tears & hangry halfpipe

Watch the best moments from day four of Pyeongchang 2018, including heartbreak for Elise Christie, the ‘hangry’ halfpipe gold medallist and the day’s best stacks.

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Winter Olympics: Netherlands’ world champion Kjeld Nuis wins men’s 1500m speed-skating final

Netherlands’ world champion Kjeld Nuis powers to gold in the men’s 1500m speed skating final ahead of compatriot Patrick Roest at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang.

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Winter Olympics: Sweden’s Stina Nilsson claims gold in the women’s cross-country sprint final

Stina Nilsson wins the women’s sprint final to secure Sweden’s second cross-country gold medal at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang.

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Winter Olympics: Johannes Hoesfolt Klaebo wins cross-country sprint gold medal for Norway

Johannes Hoesfolt Klaebo claims a stunning victory in the men’s sprint to win another cross-country gold medal for Norway at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang.

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