Austria’s Michaela Dorfmeister has taken double gold at Torino 2006, backing up after her victory in the downhill to win the women’s super-G at San Sicario Fraiteve.
Finland continued to be the surprise team in ice hockey, as it won for the fourth time in four games, shutting out Canada 2-0.
Switzerland though they had pulled off its biggest win in ice hockey in beating the Czech Republic. It took them only 48 hours to top that. The Swiss blanked reigning champions Canada 2-0 to add to their incredible run in Torino.
Croatia’s Janica Kostelic skied an outstanding run in the downhill component to win gold in the ladies’ combined downhill at San Sicario Fraiteve.
American speed skater Shani Davis has captured his first gold medal, winning the 1000m speed skating at Oval Lingotto.
Teenage short track speed skater Emily Rosemond found her Olympic debut overwhelming and failed to advance past the heats of the 1500m at Palavela.
Thomas Morgenstern of Austria has taken gold in a thrilling large hill ski jumping competition, winning Olympic gold by a mere 0.1 of a point...
Australia's strongest ever aerial team heads into the elimination round on 19 February (Day 9) with all four capable of reaching the 12-woman.
Brisbane teenager Emily Rosemond admitted to being overwhelmed by her first Olympic experience on the Palavela ice on 18 February (Day 8).
Australia's aerials squad, Alisa Camplin, Jaqui Cooper, Lydia lerodiaconou and Liz Gardner contest qualifying and our two-man bobsleigh team are back in action on Day 9.