• Russian cross-country skiers denied entry into worlds

    LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — The Court of Arbitration for Sport has ruled against five Russian cross-country skiers who wanted their provisional suspensions lifted to allow them to compete at the world championships.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • 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.