Not for the first time, the skates and competition clothing of top Swedish figure skater Alexander Majorov have mysteriously vanished on the way to a major Championship, reports Swedish Radio in Norrbotten.
- World figure Skating Championships.
- Banned for one game after Chelsea red.
Zlatan Ibrahimovic will miss the first leg of PSG's Champions League quarter-final after being banned for one match for his sending-off in the last round against Chelsea.
- Could face new league sanctions.
Swedish soccer star Zlatan Ibrahimovic has apologised over an outburst which has lead to National Front leader Marine Le Pen calling for him to leave France.
- Hopes to hear from players and gamblers.
In order to study how gamblers and players rig matches in organised sports the National Crime Prevention Council, Brå, is now opening an anonymous tip hotline, Swedish Radio News reports.
- New criteria may help.
After the Nordic World Ski Championships in Falun last month, there is now talk of Sweden applying for Winter Olympics in 2026. The head of the International Ski Federation is on board, encouraging Sweden to put itself forward.
- European Indoor Championships.
Angelica Bengtsson took the bronze medal in the pole vault finals - Sweden's third medal in the European Indoor Championships in Prague.
- Nine Norwegians finish in men's top eleven.
Sweden's male skiers experienced their worst ever performance in the history of the world famous endurance race, Vasaloppet. To add to the pain, Norway dominated the race.
- First gold medal.
Michel Tornéus of Sweden won gold in the men's long jump at the European Athletics Indoor championships with a world leading leap of 8.30 metres.
- 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.