- Heavy snow in Falun made for tough race.
In an exciting finish, Swede Johan Olsson won a bronze medal in the 50 km cross country race at the Nordic World Ski Championships in Falun Sunday.
- An heroic effort.
Swedish cross-country skier Charlotte Kalla started to fall behind in the women's 30 km race, but fought back and won a bronze at the Nordic World Ski Championships in Falun Saturday afternoon.
- Second place by less than a second.
The Swedish men's relay team took the silver Friday afternoon at the Nordic World Ski Championships in Falun, coming second to Norway's gold medal performance.
- On home snow.
Swedish Cross-country skiier Johan Olsson won a gold medal in today's 15 kilometer freestyle event at the Nordic World Ski Championships in Falun.
- To compete in Men's 15 km freestyle.
Cross-country skiier Marcus Hellner said he expects to earn a medal in today's 15 kilometer freestyle event at the Nordic World Ski Championships in Falun.
- Integrating through winter sports.
A group of young women from countries like Syria, Eritrea and Sierra Leone have formed a cross-country skiing team with the aim of taking part in the Nordic World Ski Championships in Falun, central Sweden.
- World Nordic Skiing Championships.
Favourite Charlotte Kalla won Sweden's first gold in the ongoing World Nordic Skiing Championships in Falun, Dalarna Tuesday.
- Final spurt carried them to World Championship silver.
At the Nordic World Skiing Championships in Falun here in Sweden, Ida Ingemarsdotter and Stina Nilsson have taken the silver medal in the women’s cross country sprint relay.
- Nordic Ski World Championships in Falun.
Sweden’s Charlotte Kalla has won the bronze medal in the 15 kilometer women's cross country Skiathlon at the Nordic Skiing World Championships, held in Falun, here in Sweden.
- Norway takes gold.
Stina Nilsson took Sweden's first medal of the FIS Nordic World Ski Championships in Falun, claiming silver in the women's classical cross-country sprint.
- "Not enough to ski with one-and-a-half legs."
A teary-eyed Emil Jönsson, one of Sweden's star cross country sprinters, announced at a press conference Wednesday that he will not be competing at the Nordic World Ski Championships this week, because of an injury he sustained last week in practice.
- May not compete in World Ski Championships.
Three of Sweden's medal hopes in this week's World Ski Championships in Falun, have been placed on home isolation with mild respiratory infections, and may not compete, Swedish Radio News reports.
- Wanted to bring attention to famine.
Zlatan Ibrahimovic has been told to keep his shirt on in Paris Saint-Germain's Champions League clash with Chelsea on Tuesday.
- Just beaten by American rival.
Swedish alpine skier Frida Hansdotter won a silver in the women's slalom in the alpine skiing world championships in the USA Saturday night.