European speed skating

The Latest: Jackson clocks 39.20 in her 500-meter run.

PYEONGCHANG, South Korea/February 18, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) — The Latest on the Pyeongchang Olympics (all times local): 9:10 p.m. American speedskater Erin Jackson has clocked a time of 39.20 seconds in her 500-meter run. She was in the first pairing of the women’s competition. Jackson’s time was slower than her personal best of 39.04 that she … Continue reading The Latest: Jackson clocks 39.20 in her 500-meter run.

The Latest: Fourcade wins biathlon gold in a photo finish

PYEONGCHANG, South Korea/February 18, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) — The Latest on the Pyeongchang Olympics (all times local): 9:05 p.m. Martin Fourcade beat Germany’s Simon Schempp in a dramatic photo finish in the 15-kilometer mass start Sunday to win his second gold medal of the Pyeongchang Olympics. Schempp caught Fourcade over the frantic final 100 meters and … Continue reading The Latest: Fourcade wins biathlon gold in a photo finish

The Latest: S Korea tops qualifying for speed skating pursuit

PYEONGCHANG, South Korea/February 18, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) — The Latest on the Pyeongchang Olympics (all times local): 8:30 p.m. South Korea has topped qualifying for the speedskating team pursuit semifinals, beating the Dutch to set up a race against the surprisingly strong New Zealanders. The Dutch will meet Norway in a clash of European speed skating … Continue reading The Latest: S Korea tops qualifying for speed skating pursuit