What you missed while you were sleeping: Elise Christie tumbles again, Japanese skier defies time, thank goodness for the X Games

How could this happen again? Of all the improbable Olympic stories, there may be none with worse odds than the breathtaking bad luck of Great Britain short track speed skater Elise Christie. It is one thing to fall or be disqualified once. Another for it ...

Elise Christie suffers another Winter Olympics disaster after fall and disqualification in 1000m heats

As has become customary after one of her numerous expulsions from an Olympic race, Elise Christie paused mid sentence, struggling to speak. Only this time emotion was not to blame. “I’m not crying, I’m just coughing,” she explained. Her eyes were ...

Winter Olympics 2018: Elise Christie disqualified as her disastrous Olympics comes to an end in worst possible way

The British speed skater Elise Christie may have entered Pyeongchang as a hot favourite for multiple gold medals but she will leave empty-handed, battered and bruised after another fall and then a disqualification saw her eliminated from the 1000m short ...