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The best moments from figure skating at the 2018 PyeongChang Olympics

24 February 2018

Speaking of Russian Federation, the nation's athletes finally have their first gold of PyeongChang, as 15-year-old Alina Zagitova edged teammate Evgenia Medvedeva for first place in the women's figure skating event.

Last but not least, the American team of Carlijn Schoutens, Heather Bergsma, Brittany Bowe and Mia Manganello took the bronze in speed skating's women's team pursuit, as Team USA defeated Canada by four-tenths of a second to claim the medal.

After two weeks of fantastic sporting action, we now look forward to a glamorous closing ceremony.

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Both showings of the ceremony can also be streamed on the the NBC app and on fuboTV (7-day free trial ). In 1993, Boutiette moved to Milwaukee to try long track speedskating at the Pettit National Ice Center.

Bjoergen readily admitted that the thought of making history had crossed her mind ahead of the event. The streaming lift is now at an average 11 percent, though it's clear that more and more viewers have tuned in digitally towards the end of the Games.

Klaebo's win matched French biathlete Martin Fourcade for the most gold medals so far at the Pyeongchang Games.

Canadian freestyle skier Cassie Sharpe on sleeping next to her halfpipe gold medal: "I put it on my pillow next to me last night, it was like a tooth fairy sitting next to me, it was nice".

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"It was super unexpected", said Schulting, who crossed the line with her mouth wide open in amazement.

Team USA also took home golds in the Men's and Ladies' Snowboard Slopestyle thanks to Redmond Gerard and Jamie Anderson, while Mikaela Shiffrin added Team USA's fifth gold and her career second on Thursday in the Ladies' Giant Slalom, and Chris Mazdzer's won the Men's Olympic Luge silver a first in US history. Perhaps he has become a favorite because he was the first American gold medalist in Pyeongchang, due to the unlikelihood of his victory, or because of his aloof, youthful charm. In the relay, Hungary won the gold medal, China and Canada took the silver and bronze medals. "But I am here and still fighting for medals".

Here is the medal standings as of the morning of Friday, Feb. 23 in America.

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In other hockey news, Canadian defenceman Jocelyne Larocque apologized for taking off her silver medal nearly immediately after it was placed around her neck following the women's team's shootout loss to the United States. Eight different countries made it to the podium, but the United States wasn't one of them, marking the fourth day Team USA failed to earn a medal.