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Ahn skates to more glory for Russia

Olympics / Winter Olympics / Speedskating Feb 22, 2014

Ahn skates to more glory for Russia

Viktor Ahn was already a Russian citizen. At the Sochi Olympics, he was embraced as a Russian hero. Ahn clapped as he crossed the finish line after leading Russia to Olympic gold in the 5,000-meter relay. His countrymen applauded right back, cheering the speedy skater ...

Olympics / Speedskating Feb 21, 2014

Japan speedskaters eye team medal

Having won silver in the women's team pursuit four years ago, Japan's speedskaters will look to match or better that when the event kicks off on Friday. The Japan team of Maki Tabata, who was among the silver skaters in Vancouver, Nana Takagi, Ayaka Kikuchi ...

Dutch speedskaters display dominance

Olympics / Winter Olympics / Speedskating Feb 17, 2014

Dutch speedskaters display dominance

They stepped onto the podium, one after another, teammates and friends, all decked out in the same uniform. And if there had been room for one more, she would've been wearing orange, too. The Dutch, you see, are just racing against themselves at the Olympic speedskating ...