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Ice Hockey: Russians shut out U.S. men, claim group lead2/17/2018 4:15:39 PMGANGNEUNG, South Korea - Ilya Kovalchuk and Nikolai Prokhorkin each scored twice earning the Olympic Athletes from Russia a bruising 4-0 win over the U.S. men's ice hockey team on Saturday, to claim the top spot in their preliminary round group.Chen leaps from disaster to Olympic history2/17/2018 10:00:51 AMGANGNEUNG, South Korea - American jumping ace Nathan Chen lived up to his reputation on Saturday, redeeming himself with quadruple jumps after a pair of disastrous skates in Pyeongchang and making Olympic history into the bargain with a brilliant free skate.Federer downs Seppi to reach Rotterdam final2/17/2018 8:27:23 PM - New world number one Roger Federer delivered another polished performance to beat Andreas Seppi 6-3 7-6(3) in the semi-final of the ABN AMRO World Tournament in Rotterdam on Saturday.Hanyu defends Olympic title, Uno takes silver2/17/2018 1:27:14 PMGANGNEUNG, South Korea - Japan's Yuzuru Hanyu took gold in the men's singles competition on Saturday despite several mistakes in an otherwise mesmerizing programme, becoming the first man in 66 years to defend his Olympic title and giving Japan its first Pyeongchang gold.Kvitova knocks out Wozniacki to set up Qatar final with Muguruza2/17/2018 8:04:56 PM - Petra Kvitova made a shaky start but found her attacking verve midway through the match to beat world number one Caroline Wozniacki 3-6 7-6(3) 7-5 in the Qatar Open on Saturday and set up a final with Spain's Garbine Muguruza.Wind, snow and frozen phones: How to survive the coldest Olympics2/17/2018 4:53:09 AMPYEONGCHANG, South Korea - Before the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics began on Feb 9, Magnus Strom and his Reuters colleague Sylvain Marchandise, both experienced skiers, spent five days on a frigid mountain, skiing to locations on the alpine skiing course. They laid hundreds of meters of cable a day so Reuters journalists can send pictures and text stories down from the slopes to editors in the media center.Neuville on course for victory in Rally Sweden2/17/2018 8:18:42 PM - Hyundai's Thierry Neuville was on course to win Rally Sweden after leading Citroen's Craig Breen by 22.7 seconds with only three short stages remaining on Sunday.Czechs deal Canada first ice hockey loss since Vancouver in shootout2/17/2018 7:46:32 PMGANGNEUNG, South Korea - Petr Koukal and Jan Kovar scored in the shootout to give the Czech Republic a 3-2 win on Saturday and hand two-time defending gold medal winner Canada their first Olympic men's ice hockey loss since the Vancouver Games in 2010.After Olympic finale, Chan looks forward to time at home2/17/2018 8:35:46 AMGANGNEUNG, South Korea - Canada's Patrick Chan walked away from his final Olympic Games on Saturday with a gold medal in the team event and ninth place in the men's competition. Now, he just wants to spend time at home.Suarez and Alba strikes help Barca to another record2/17/2018 7:48:41 PMEIBAR - Barcelona got back to winning ways on Saturday after two consecutive draws, earning a 2-0 victory at Eibar thanks to goals from Luis Suarez and Jordi Alba to move 10 points clear at the top of the Liga standings.