Archive for the ‘Sports/Olympics/Winter Sports/Luge’ Category

Germany’s Loch on verge of securing men’s overall World Cup luge title

Saturday, January 16th, 2021
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Two-time Olympic champion Felix Loch from Germany is now virtually assured of claiming the season-long men's overall luge title for the seventh time after dominating yet another race Saturday in Oberhof, Germany.

Felix Loch extends World Cup luge lead with victory in Königssee

Saturday, January 2nd, 2021
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Felix Loch extended his World Cup luge men's singles points lead Saturday in the first major race where U.S. sliders took part since before the pandemic began.

Watch World Cup luge from Germany

Friday, January 1st, 2021
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Watch live action from the luge World Cup event in Königssee, Germany.

Pandemic keeps Canadian luge team at home to start season

Thursday, October 8th, 2020
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The Canadian luge team will stay home and skip the first portion of the World Cup season because of the COVID-19 pandemic. World Cup races open Nov. 24 in Austria, but Canada will not compete in the first four events of 2020-21.

Watch World Cup luge from Germany

Wednesday, February 26th, 2020
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Watch live action from the luge World Cup event in Königssee, Germany.

Watch World Cup luge from Germany

Thursday, February 20th, 2020
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Watch live action from the luge World Cup event in Winterberg, Germany.

Italy’s Dominik Fischnaller wins World Cup luge gold, European title in Lillehammer

Sunday, January 19th, 2020
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Italy's Dominik Fischnaller won a World Cup men's luge race and the European championship on Sunday, adding to his run of success on the 1994 Olympic track.

Russia’s Ivanova claims gold in World Cup luge

Saturday, January 18th, 2020
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Russia's Tatyana Ivanova raced to gold in women's luge at the World Cup event in Lillehammer, Norway, on Saturday. Russia also finished atop the podium in doubles with Aleksandr Denisev and Vladislav Antonov securing the win.

Watch World Cup luge from Norway

Wednesday, January 15th, 2020
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Watch action from the World Cup luge event in Lillehammer, Norway.

David Gleirscher’s first World Cup luge win highlights Austria’s gold sweep

Saturday, January 11th, 2020
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Olympic champion David Gleirscher finally got his first World Cup luge victory, leading Austria's sweep of gold Saturday in Altenberg, Germany.