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Day 11: February 16, 1998

Grishuk & Platov

Russian Repeat Raises a Stink
Grishuk & Platov repeat in ice dancing but raise concerns about how the event is judged.
(Joel Richardson/The Washington Post)

Figure Skating Section | Story


The Day's Headlines
Japanese Rally, Win Team Jumping
Sweet redemption for Masahiko Harada.

Nordic Skiing Section
Story


Dutch Win; U.S. Medals in 1,500
World record for Timmer; bronze for Witty.

Speedskating Section
Story


Seizinger Leads Sweep in Combined
German wins her second gold in two days.

Alpine Skiing Section
Story


Letting Loose in Nagano
The Olympics: one of the world's great parties.

Nagano Section
Story


Columns
Reality Check for the U.S.
Michael Wilbon: Canada's hockey team is better, and nothing's going to change that.

Column

Notebook
A Good Spot for Bobek
Skaters, especially Bobek, have a good draw.

Notebook

Medalists
Figure Skating
Ice Dancing
Gold: Yevgeny Platov & Pasha Grishuk, Russia
Silver: Anjelika Krylova & Oleg Ovsyannikov, Russia
Bronze: Marina Anissina & Gwendal Peizerat, France
 Story
 Results

Speedskating
Women's 1,500M
Gold: Marianne Timmer, Netherlands
Silver: Gunda Niemann-Stirnemann, Germany
Bronze: Chris Witty, U.S.
 Story
 Results

Ski Jumping
Team
Gold: Japan
Silver: Germany
Bronze: Austria
 Story
 Results

Alpine Skiing
Women's Combined
Gold: Katja Seizinger, Germany
Silver: Martina Ertl, Germany
Bronze: Hilde Gerg, Germany
 Story
 Results


Quote of the Day
"I really think it's sad that we have to be the only spokespersons for this. There are tons of other skaters that the same thing is happening to. ... They're just too chicken to speak up."

Canada's Victor Kraatz, who, along with partner Shae-Lynn Bourne, is pushing for reforms in the judging of ice dancing. They finished fourth.

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