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.

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.

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.

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