Japan’s 19-year-old Yuzuru Hanyu became the second-youngest man to win an Olympic figure skating title, while Switzerland and Belarus each claimed two gold medals yesterday at the Sochi Games.
Federal Reserve Chairman Janet Yellen will give her first semi-annual report on U.S. monetary policy and the economy as head of the central bank in testimony before Congress.
Switzerland’s Lara Gut beat Lindsey Vonn of the U.S. by 0.53 seconds in today’s super-G race in Zauchensee, Austria to secure a first victory in more than two years.
American Ted Ligety won the men’s super combined for his second gold medal of the skiing world championships as two-time defending title holder Aksel Lund Svindal failed to complete the course.
Croatia’s Ivica Kostelic retained his World Cup super-combined title by winning the season’s final race in the discipline and extended his lead in the overall competition.
Felix Neureuther of Germany won the final men’s slalom as skiing’s World Cup season ended today, beating Austria’s Marcel Hirscher into second spot.
Austria’s skier Marcel Hirscher won today’s World Cup slalom event in front of a home crowd to strengthen his lead in the overall standings.
Marcel Hirscher of Austria clinched skiing’s World Cup slalom title with a second-place finish in the latest round at Kranjska Gora, Slovenia.
Skiing World Cup leader Lindsey Vonn won today’s women’s super-G in Cortina d’Ampezzo, Italy, for her first victory in more than a month. Ivica Kostelic took the men’s slalom in Wengen, Switzerland.
Sweden’s Andre Myhrer won the season-ending race to take the men’s World Cup slalom title, while Viktoria Rebensburg of Germany secured the women’s giant slalom competition.