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#2018 Winter Olympics

# 2018-winter-olympics - Tuesday 20 February, 2018

Ireland's Brendan Newby misses out on ski halfpipe final despite best score of the season

The Cork-born skier finished 22nd with just the top 12 going through.

# 2018-winter-olympics - Friday 16 February, 2018

The biggest favourite at the 2018 Winter Olympics failed to defend her title

In the end, Mikaela Shiffrin didn’t even win a medal.

# 2018-winter-olympics - Sunday 11 February, 2018

'I turned pro at 13, signed a contract with Nike and that was the moment I knew I could do this'

20-year-old snowboarder Seamus O’Connor has overcome a career-threatening injury to qualify for his second Winter Olympics.

# 2018-winter-olympics - Friday 9 February, 2018

Doping-implicated Russian athletes fail in last-minute Olympic bid

Cas rejected the case of 47 athletes this morning.

# 2018-winter-olympics - Thursday 25 January, 2018

12 North Korean hockey players arrive South to form unified Olympic team

Meanwhile, state media in North Korea has called on all Koreans to ‘remove mutual misunderstanding and distrust’.

# 2018-winter-olympics - Monday 1 January, 2018

Open thread: What are you most looking forward to in the 2018 sporting year?

There’s so much on the horizon including a Winter Olympics, a World Cup and a Ryder Cup.

# 2018-winter-olympics - Monday 25 December, 2017

South Korea has 85 robot volunteers for the Winter Olympics, including a robot torch bearer

Pyeonchang Games will also feature paint robots, delivery robots, and fishing robots.

# 2018-winter-olympics - Tuesday 5 December, 2017

IOC bans Russia from 2018 Winter Olympics over state-sponsored doping

But Russian athletes who can prove they are clean will be allowed to compete under a neutral flag.

# 2018-winter-olympics - Wednesday 6 July, 2011

Pyeongchang, South Korea to host 2018 Winter Olympics

Pyeongchang, Munich and Annecy made their final pitches earlier and it was the eastern bid that won out.