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Japan women shatter Olympic record, conquer defending champion Netherlands in team pursuit final

Japan women shatter Olympic record, conquer defending champion Netherlands in team pursuit final

22/02/2018, Japan, Multi Sports, Japan Publications, Article # 25861437
Japan’s women captured the team pursuit gold medal at the Pyeongchang Olympics, beating the defending champion Netherlands on Wednesday.The world record-holding trio of sisters Miho ...

https://www.japantimes.co.jp/sports/2018/02/21/olympics/winter-olympics/olympics-speedskating/japan-women-shatter-olympic-record-conquer-defending-champion-netherlands-team-pursuit-final/
Nigeria savors its Olympic bobsled debut moment

Nigeria savors its Olympic bobsled debut moment

22/02/2018, Japan, Multi Sports, Japan Publications, Article # 25861253
Nigeria was winning the Olympic women’s bobsled race.Yes, really. That sentence is 100 percent accurate — albeit with some massive reservations. The Nigerians were the ...

https://www.japantimes.co.jp/sports/2018/02/21/olympics/winter-olympics/olympics-bobsled/nigeria-savors-olympic-bobsled-debut-moment/
Japan faces tough German test in Nordic combined team event

Japan faces tough German test in Nordic combined team event

21/02/2018, Japan, Multi Sports, Japan Publications, Article # 25861109
Japan will take the fight to Germany once again at the Pyeongchang Olympics on Thursday in the Nordic combined team event.Since Akito Watabe succumbed to ...

https://www.japantimes.co.jp/sports/2018/02/21/olympics/winter-olympics/olympics-nordic-combined/japan-faces-tough-german-test-nordic-combined-team-event/
Finland prevails over Olympic Athletes from Russia to claim women’s bronze medal

Finland prevails over Olympic Athletes from Russia to claim women’s bronze medal

21/02/2018, Japan, Multi Sports, Japan Publications, Article # 25860978
For the third time in six Olympic women’s hockey tournaments, Finland is the best of the rest.With the United States and Canada maintaining their stranglehold ...

https://www.japantimes.co.jp/sports/2018/02/21/olympics/winter-olympics/olympics-ice-hockey/finland-prevails-olympic-athletes-russia-claim-womens-bronze-medal/
Norway’s Marit Bjoergen earns 14th medal, becomes most successful Winter Olympian in history

Norway’s Marit Bjoergen earns 14th medal, becomes most successful Winter Olympian in history

21/02/2018, Japan, Multi Sports, Japan Publications, Article # 25860979
Marit Bjoergen made Olympic history and the United States women’s cross-country team won its first medal ever — and it was gold.Bjoergen won her 14th ...

https://www.japantimes.co.jp/sports/2018/02/21/olympics/winter-olympics/olympics-cross-country-skiing/norways-marit-bjoergen-earns-14th-medal-becomes-successful-winter-olympian-history/
Czech Republic prevails in shootout, eliminates United States in quarterfinals

Czech Republic prevails in shootout, eliminates United States in quarterfinals

21/02/2018, Japan, Multi Sports, Japan Publications, Article # 25859888
Pavel Francouz stopped all five shooters and Petr Koukal scored the shootout winner as the Czech Republic eliminated the United States from the Olympics with ...

https://www.japantimes.co.jp/sports/2018/02/21/olympics/winter-olympics/olympics-ice-hockey/czech-republic-prevails-shootout-eliminates-united-states-quarterfinals/
South Korea men end Japan’s hopes of reaching curling playoff stage

South Korea men end Japan’s hopes of reaching curling playoff stage

21/02/2018, Japan, Multi Sports, Japan Publications, Article # 25859889
The Japan men’s curling team lost 10-4 to South Korea in a preliminary round match on Wednesday, ending its chances of advancing to the playoff ...

https://www.japantimes.co.jp/sports/2018/02/21/olympics/winter-olympics/olympics-curling/south-korea-men-end-japans-hopes-reaching-curling-playoff-stage/
Brady Leman victorious in men’s ski cross

Brady Leman victorious in men’s ski cross

21/02/2018, Japan, Multi Sports, Japan Publications, Article # 25859695
Ski cross is built on one very simple tenant: to go as fast as you possibly dare for as long as you possibly dare and ...

https://www.japantimes.co.jp/sports/2018/02/21/olympics/winter-olympics/olympics-freestyle-skiing/brady-leman-victorious-mens-ski-cross/
Akito Watabe looks for answers after missing podium in Nordic combined

Akito Watabe looks for answers after missing podium in Nordic combined

21/02/2018, Japan, Multi Sports, Japan Publications, Article # 25859219
With the gold medal he has been waiting for his entire career at stake, Akito Watabe went all in to win the Nordic combined large ...

https://www.japantimes.co.jp/sports/2018/02/21/olympics/winter-olympics/olympics-nordic-combined/akito-watabe-looks-answers-missing-podium-nordic-combined/
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