Sweden and Russia have both qualified for the play-offs after the latest day of round-robin action at the Women's World Curling Championship in Danish town Silkeborg.
Ryoyu Kobayashi was in predictably good form as he topped qualification at the final Ski Jumping World Cup leg of the season in Planica.
Recently-crowned world champion Anastasiya Kuzmina of Slovakia secured the sprint crystal globe and moved into fourth in the race for the overall title with victory on the opening day of the International Biathlon Union World Cup season finale in Oslo.
Overall titles will be at stake when the International Ski Federation Cross-Country World Cup season concludes in Québec this weekend.
Chinese duo win pairs gold as World Figure Skating Championships marred by claim Korean was deliberately injured
China's Wenjing Sui and Cong Han won pairs gold at the World Figure Skating Championships but the event was overshadowed by a claim that South Korean Lim Eun-soo was deliberately injured by American Mariah Bell.
The International Skating Union (ISU) has awarded the 2020 European Short Track Championships to Hungary.
Immediate legacy for Winter Universiade as Krasnoyarsk awarded 2020 World Junior Curling Championships
This month's Winter Universiade has been given an immediate legacy after the 2020 World Junior Curling Championships were awarded to Krasnoyarsk.
Sweden recorded two victories to move clear at the top of the standings at the Women's World Curling Championships in the Danish town of Silkeborg.
Olympic champion Alina Zagitova grabbed the halfway lead in the women's competition as the World Figure Skating Championships began today in Saitama.
Norway's Trym Nygaard Loeken won gold on home snow as the International Ski Federation Telemark World Championships began in Rjukan.
Planica in Slovenia and Chaikovsky in Russia are this weekend set to stage the final International Ski Jumping Federation (FIS) Ski Jumping World Cup events of the season.
A group of seven athletes could still mathematically win the women’s overall title going into the last International Biathlon Union (IBU) World Cup of the season in Holmenkollen in Oslo.
A group of 21 athletes from eight countries and five sports are suspected of blood doping following the raid at the World Nordic Skiing Championships in Austria, prosecutors in Germany have revealed.
Russian Bobsleigh Federation (RBF) vice-president and interim head Elena Anikina was elected President of the organisation at an Extraordinary Meeting in Sochi today.
China and Russia are joint first in the standings following the fourth day of round-robin action at the Women's World Curling Championships in Danish town Silkeborg.