TOPICS

Watabe brothers ready for Sochi tilt

Nordic combined Jan 18, 2014

Watabe brothers ready for Sochi tilt

Akito Watabe will take his third crack at an Olympic medal when the Nordic combined competition begins at the Sochi Games on Feb. 12. Watabe, who competed for Japan at the 2006 Turin Games and again at Vancouver in 2010, is going in search of ...

Chappuis outlasts Spillane at line

Olympics / Winter Olympics / Nordic combined Feb 16, 2010

Chappuis outlasts Spillane at line

Japan's Norihito Kobayashi flirted with victory in the cross country race before eventually settling for seventh place in the Nordic combined individual normal hill-10-kilometer event at the Vancouver Olympics on Sunday. Kobayashi, who started the race with a 58-second deficit after placing 12th in the ...