The Newest on the Pyeongchang Olympics (all occasions native):
10:fifty five a.m.
Mikaela Shiffrin is in prime place heading into the ultimate run of the Olympic big slalom, trailing Manuela Moelgg of Italy by zero.20 seconds.
The American standout attacked the tight course on a quick first run to provide herself an opportunity at a gold medal as she kicks off her Pyeongchang Video games. Solely a handful of decrease-ranked skiers stay on the course.
The highest 30 finishers from the primary run go in reverse order for the ultimate run, with their occasions mixed to find out the winner. Shiffrin will go second-to-final Thursday afternoon South Korea time.
The 22-yr-previous completed fifth within the big slalom on the 2014 Sochi Video games. She’s the defending Olympic slalom champion.
10:forty five a.m.
There have been two crashes to date within the first run of the Olympic…