Lake Louise (Canada) (AFP) - World Cup overall champion Lara Gut claimed the season opening women's super-G race at Lake Louise on Sunday, one day after finishing runner-up in the downhill.
Los Angeles (AFP) - Former World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) chief Dick Pound has called for a tough stance on Russia's doping violations as the sports world braces for the release of a new investigation into accusations of state-run cheating.
Paris (AFP) - The European Grand Prix in Baku will be staged a week earlier in 2017 to avoid clashing with the famed Le Mans 24 Hour Race, motor racing's governing body the FIA said on Wednesday.
A look at the confirmed calendar of races for the 2017 Formula One season, with the German Grand Prix a notable omission.
Moscow (AFP) - The wife of President Vladimir Putin's spokesman faced a storm of criticism on Monday for performing a Holocaust-themed ice-dancing routine with striped costumes based on concentration camp uniforms.
Norwegian anti-doping are recommending the Norwegian Olympic Committee suspend cross-country ski champion Therese Johaug for 14-months due to doping offences.
Australian gold medallist Lydia Lassila is aiming for a fifth Winter Olympics campaign at PyeongChang in 2018.
Tokyo (AFP) - Olympic silver medallists Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir won the NHK Trophy ice-dance title on Sunday, bagging a world record score with their dazzling performance.
Ange Postecoglou believes match-ups with Germany and Chile at the 2017 Confederations Cup gives his side a great chance to measure their progress.
Killington (United States) (AFP) - Lindsey Vonn has had one major injury after another but she says shattering her arm in a training crash earlier this month was the most excruciating pain she has felt in her ski racing career.
Killington (United States) (AFP) - France's Tessa Worley captured her first World Cup victory in three years on Saturday, by winning the women's giant slalom in Killington, Vermont.