Daniela Iraschko-Stolz

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 eyes history, course safety blasted

Japanese teenager Sara Takanashi was hoping to become the first Olympic Games women`s ski jumping champion on Tuesday as Sochi`s besieged snowboard and freestyle courses came under renewed fire.

Feb 11, 2014, 19:37 PM IST

Teen star Takanashi chases historic ski jump gold

Women ski jumpers will make Olympic history on Tuesday when they compete at a Winter Games for the first time after a gruelling decade-long battle for recognition

Feb 10, 2014, 20:09 PM IST