Kim Hyunyung won South Korea’s second speed skating gold medal of the 2017 Winter Universiade here today as she triumphed in the women’s 500 metres race.
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Galina Vishnevskaya delighted the home crowd here at the 2017 Winter Universiade today after winning the women’s 7.5 kilometres biathlon sprint event.
By Daniel Etchells at the Main Press Centre in Almaty and Max Winters at the Almaty Arena
Japan's Haruka Iwasa and Naoki Nakamura won gold medals in the respective men’s and women’s normal hill individual ski jumping competitions here at the 2017 Winter Universiade today.
Russia's Viacheslav Barkov won the Nordic combined men's individual Gundersen normal hill and 10 kilometres cross-country event at the 2017 Winter Universiade here in Almaty today.
Baurzhan Rafikov, a 2017 Winter Universiade staff member, tragically died at the Sunkar International Ski Jumping Complex last night.
Two-time Olympian Kristaps Zvejnieks of Latvia won Winter Universiade gold here today after triumphing in the men’s Alpine combined event at the Shymbulak Ski Resort.
Maryna Zuyeva of Belarus won the women’s 3,000 metres speed skating title today at the 2017 Winter Universiade in sublime fashion, blitzing the rest of the field at the Medeu High-mountain Ice Rink in Almaty.
By Daniel Etchells at the Sunkar International Ski Jumping Complex and Max Winters at the Main Press Centre in Almaty
Russia’s Dmitriy Rostovtsev beat compatriot Valeriy Gontar to the men’s cross-country skiing 10 kilometres pursuit free title at the 2017 Winter Universiade here today in a reverse of the men’s 10km individual classic result from 24 hours earlier.
Russia's Bogdan Bogdanov won his second gold medal in as many days here at the 2017 Winter Universiade after he claimed the men’s snowboard parallel slalom title at the Shymbulak Ski Resort.
Russia's Aleksandra Kachurkina and Davide Ghiotto of Italy won the first speed skating gold medals of the 2017 Winter Universiade.
Alina Raikova retained her women’s 15 kilometres individual biathlon title here at the 2017 Winter Universiade today to secure host nation Kazakhstan’s first gold medal of this year's edition.
Zhanbota Aldabergenova and Baglan Inkarbek of Kazakhstan have claimed the freestyle skiing mixed team aerials gold medal here at the 2017 Winter Universiade on home snow this afternoon.
By Daniel Etchells and Max Winters at the Main Press Centre in Almaty