• Sundby, Bjoergen win at cross-country ski World Cup

    OTEPAA, Estonia (AP) — Norway’s Martin Johnsrud Sundby and Marit Bjoergen won the men’s and women’s classic races in the cross-country ski World Cup on Sunday, underlining their status as gold medal contenders for the upcoming world championships.

  • Hirscher leads an Austrian 1-2-3 in 1st slalom run at worlds

    ST. MORITZ, Switzerland (AP) — Marcel Hirscher regained his slalom world title on Sunday and confirmed his status as the standout skier of the world championships.

  • Nilsson, Klaebo win cross-country ski World Cup sprints

    OTEPAA, Estonia (AP) — Stina Nilsson laid down a marker for the world championships with victory in a cross-country ski World Cup freestyle sprint on Saturday.

  • Hirscher wins giant slalom world title after plane incident

    ST. MORITZ, Switzerland (AP) — After an incident involving a military airplane delayed the race, Marcel Hirscher won the giant slalom title Friday at the world ski championships.

  • Asian Winter Games offer athletes ideal prep for Olympics

    SAPPORO, Japan (AP) — With the Winter Olympics just a year and a short distance away, the Asian Winter Games will be the ideal stage for the continent’s leading winter athletes to fine tune for Pyeongchang 2018.

  • Japan’s Sara Takanashi clinches World Cup ski jumping title

    PYEONGCHANG, South Korea (AP) — A day after clinching her fourth World Cup overall title with a second-place finish, Sara Takanashi won a ski jumping event Thursday at the site of the 2018 Winter Olympics.