Winter Olympics 2018 are coming to an end. Only few events are left along with closing ceremony, however, the sports fans are still facing streaming issues, mainly due to channel inaccessibility, buffering, lagging and ISP speed throttling.
Final Day Events
Bobsleigh — Four-man heat races
Men’s Hockey — OAR vs GER – Gold medal match
Cross-Country Skiing — Women’s 30km mass start
Figure Skating — Exhibition gala
Curling — Women’s gold medal match
List of Channels Broadcasting Winter Olympics 2018 Online
Here is a list of all the popular channels broadcasting every event of the Winter Olympics 2018. The Winter Games streaming is available in selected regions, therefore you can access it only from designated locations. However, you may use a VPN to access these websites from anywhere.
|Broadcasting Channel||Streaming Available In||Access From Anywhere|
|NBC Sports||USA||Access NBC Outside USA >>|
|BBC | Eurosport||United Kingdom||Access BBC or Eurosport Outside UK >>|
|CBC | Sportsnet||Canada||Access CBC or Sportsnet Outside Canada >>|
|Channel 7||Australia||Access Channel 7 Outside Australia >>|
|ARD | ZDF||Germany||Access ARD or ZDF Outside Germany >>|
|DR TV||Denmark||Access DR TV Outside Denmark >>|
|C1R||Russia||Access C1R Outside Russia >>|
|TV 2||Norway||Access TV2 Outside Norway >>|
|France TV||France||Access FranceTV Outside France >>|
|Rai TV||Italy||Access Rai TV Outside Italy >>|
|ORF||Austria||Access ORF Outside Austria >>|
|CT||Czech Republic||Access CT Outside Czech Republic >>|
|Kanal 5||Sweden||Access Kanal 5 Outside Sweden >>|
|Sky Sports||New Zealand||Access Sky Outside NZ >>|
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Beginning on February 8, 2018, the Winter Olympics will continue on for almost 3 weeks and come to a conclusion with its last match slated to take place on February 25, 2018.
Medal Table of Winter Olympics 2018
As the Winter Olympics 2018 reach the finish line, see which countries standing in the leaderboard by following the updated medal count.
|7||Olympic Athletes from Russia||1||6||9||16|
Related Read: Top 10 Winter Olympics Facts You Must Know!
Most Followed Winter Olympics Sports Events
Winter Olympics consists of 15 sports events that are played on either snowy mountains or flat ice surface. Out of these 15 events, some are more popular and widely followed by fans around the world such as Ski Jumping, Snowboarding, Speed Skating, Ice Hockey, and Skiing. If you are wondering how to get to the Winter Olympics in PyeongChang for cheap, follow this helpful guide for air travelers.
Winter Olympics Sports Events
Bobsleigh or bobsled is team sport of 2 or 4 players that runs down narrow, twisting, banked, iced tracks in a gravity-powered sled. Timings of each run are calculated for final scoring. If you are a Bobsleigh fan, here are the dates to remember. This time Nigeria will be the first African team to participate in Winter Olympics Bobsled event.
|Bobsleigh — Four-man heat races||25-Feb|
Luge is a winter sport in which an athlete rides a flat sled, face up and feet first. There is a specially designed ice track that helps increase the sled’s speed. Just like any other race, the fastest competitor becomes the winner.
It is contact team sports that is played on ice floor, in which teams of skaters use their hockey (stick) to shoot the puck (vulcanized rubber) in the opponent team`s net to get a point. This sport is known to be physical and fast-paced. Teams consist of six players, one goaltender and five players who are trying to score a goal against the other team.
|Men’s Hockey — Gold medal match||25-Feb|
Alpine Skiing is also known as downhill skiing, this sport is about sliding down snow-covered hills on fixed heel binding skis. Alpine skiing has been an event at the Winter Olympic Games since 1936 (except for the 1940 games).
Cross-country skiing is a form of skiing where skiers rely on their own motion to move across the snow-covered terrain, rather than using ski lifts or other forms of assistance. Cross-country skiing is widely practiced as a sport and spare time activity; however, some still use it as a means of transportation.
|Cross-Country Skiing — Women’s 30km mass start||25-Feb|
Freestyle skiing encompasses aerials, moguls, cross, half-pipe and slope style demonstrations as part of Winter Olympics. The sport revolves around a skier undergoing aerial flips and spins. It has been given several names around the globe such as skiing, jibbing and etc.
Snowboarding is a recreational activity that became an Olympic sport since 1998. It is done by descending a snow-covered slope while standing on a snowboard that is attached to the snowboarder’s feet. Below are dates for different snowboarding category events.
It is a sport of individuals, pairs who perform different figures or acrobatic moves on the ice wearing bladed skates. Figure skating was the first winter sports included in the Olympics, in 1908. Below is event wise schedule for figure skating.
|Figure Skating — Exhibition gala||25-Feb|
Speed Skating is a competitive form of ice skating. It is basically a skating race. There are different types of speed skating; long track speed skating, short track speed skating, and marathon speed skating.
Biathlon is a sport which combines two very different events with each other; cross-country skiing and rifle shooting. Participants ski for a certain distance with guns strapped to their backs and then stop to shoot at a designated target. There are two types of the shooting positions one is lying face down and second is while standing up. The results depend on the skiing time and the shooting accuracy.
Ski jumping is a form of sport where the skiers go down a ramp at 90km/h to jump and fly as far as possible from their starting point to make a stable landing in the landing area. It is also known as the flower of the ski sports as many consider the sight of participants soaring through the air quite beautiful.
Curling is a team sport where each team takes a turn in throwing the curling stone. When the stone is thrown, athletes follow its movement of the stone and use a ‘broom’ to ‘sweep’ the ice surface to control the direction and speed of the stone.
|Curling — Women’s gold medal match||25-Feb|
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