Salt Lake City tabbed for possible Winter Olympics bid

2018-12-15 11:01

Salt Lake City has been selected by the United States Olympic Committee for a potential bid to host the 2030 Winter Games.

Winter Olympian Wilson will be back for more

2018-02-28 15:09

A whirlwind Winter Olympics under his belt, South Africa's Connor Wilson is back at his United States base and already looking ahead.

SA's Wilson crashes out of Winter Olympics

2018-02-22 07:12

Connor Wilson, South Africa's lone participant at the Winter Olympics, has failed to finish his run in the men's slalom event.

SA's Wilson ready for 'stronger' Olympic event

2018-02-21 18:40

Team South Africa’s single competitor at the 2018 Winter Olympics, Connor Wilson gets his second chance in PyeongChang.

Russia pays $15 million Olympic doping fine - source

2018-02-21 16:37

Russia has paid the $15 million it was fined in December when it was suspended by the International Olympic Committee for mass doping.

WATCH: Canada's Virtue, Moir win stunning ice dance gold

2018-02-20 17:39

Canada's Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir conjured up a magical record breaking performance to win Olympic ice dance gold.

'Stressed' Norway curler's fury over Russian dope fail

2018-02-20 14:40

A curler from Norway who finished fourth in the Olympic mixed doubles behind a Russian who then failed a drug test wants the situation resolved.

I need medical miracles to extend career - Vonn

2018-02-20 08:35

American speed queen Lindsey Vonn says she would require "medical miracles" to extend her trophy-laden career after sustaining a string of devastating injuries.

Ranting French skier sent home from Olympics

2018-02-19 13:04

French alpine skier Mathieu Faivre has been expelled from the Winter Olympics over angry comments made after a race at the weekend.

Unsentimental Vonn feeling like a 'million bucks'

2018-02-19 10:33

US speed queen Lindsey Vonn insisted she would not get sentimental about what will likely be her last Olympic downhill, saying instead she felt like "a million bucks".


7 candidates eye 2026 Winter Olympics

2018-04-03 17:35

Seven candidates have expressed interest in staging the 2026 Winter Olympics, the International Olympic Committee announced.

'Biggest fan' Mr. T backs US for curling gold

2018-02-24 08:41

The USA men's curling team go into their Olympic final in Pyeongchang with the encouragement of their biggest fan ringing in their ears - the curling-mad Mr. T.

Russian Olympic curler pulls out of CAS doping hearing

2018-02-21 23:43

The Russian curler who failed a doping test at the Winter Olympics has pulled out of a hearing about his case at the Court of Arbitration for Sport.

Cursed? Christie is 'Britain's unluckiest Olympian'

2018-02-21 18:35

In her last six Olympic races, speed skater Elise Christie has crashed out or been disqualified six times, no wonder she's been dubbed "cursed".

Norway's Bjoergen becomes most successful Winter Olympian

2018-02-21 15:59

Norway's Marit Bjoergen became the most successful athlete in Winter Olympic history in the cross-country skiing's women's team sprint free.

Russian Olympic chiefs confirm curler tested positive

2018-02-20 14:46

Russian curler Alexander Krushelnitsky tested positive at the Pyeongchang Olympics, the Russian Olympic Committee has confirmed.

3rd doping scandal hits Winter Olympics

2018-02-20 14:06

The Pyeongchang Winter Olympics was hit by a third doping scandal after a Slovenian ice hockey player Ziga Jeglic failed a drugs test.

Doping charge could hurt Russia's chance at reinstatement

2018-02-19 17:41

Doping charge against curling medallist could hurt Russia's chance at reinstatement before the end of the Winter Olympics.

Olympics reels as 'clean' Russian curler hit by doping case

2018-02-19 12:31

A Russian curler who passed rigorous vetting to attend the Pyeongchang Olympics was hit by a drug case, raising questions over the testing programme.

It's a DNF for SA's Wilson at Winter Olympics

2018-02-19 10:30

There was frustration for Team South Africa’s Connor Wilson at the Winter Olympics in PyeongChang in the giant slalom.

Traffic Alerts
There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.


Create Profile

Creating your profile will enable you to submit photos and stories to get published on News24.

Please provide a username for your profile page:

This username must be unique, cannot be edited and will be used in the URL to your profile page across the entire network.