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Takanashi seeks `revenge` after Sochi flop

Japanese ski-jumping prodigy Sara Takanashi promised to seek "revenge" Friday as she returned home after shocking Japan by failing to lift any medal despite her hot favourite status.

Feb 14, 2014, 22:40 PM IST

Ski jumping-Vogt wins first-ever women`s gold

Carina Vogt of Germany made history on Tuesday when she won the women`s first ever Olympic ski jumping competition, marking the triumphant end of a 13-year fight by female athletes to take part in the Games.

Feb 12, 2014, 18:57 PM IST

Takanashi lifts 15th World Cup

Japanese teenage ski jumper Sara Takanashi soared to a record-stretching 15th World Cup victory Sunday, her second win in two days, stepping up her bid for gold at the Sochi Olympics.

Jan 12, 2014, 13:31 PM IST