Hockey star’s doping ban ‘was political’: GM

Hockey star’s doping ban ‘was political’: GM

The general manager of the Swedish men's ice hockey team accused the International Olympic Committee on Sunday of "sabotaging" the team's chances of gold after they banned a key player right before the final began.

Swedes wilt in Olympic hockey final loss

Swedes wilt in Olympic hockey final loss

The Tre Kronor's hopes of signing off the Olympic Games with a gold medal were left in tatters as a rampant Canada ran out 3-0 winners to retain their title.

Sweden handed Russian test in Euro 2016 draw

Sweden handed Russian test in Euro 2016 draw

Sweden will have to contend with Russia and Austria if they are reach the Euro 2016 tournament after the draw for the qualifying rounds for the finals was made on Sunday.

Appeal made after boy found seriously hurt

Appeal made after boy found seriously hurt

Police in northern Sweden have launched an appeal for witnesses after a nine-year-old boy was found seriously hurt in a carpark in a suspected hit and run which has left him fighting for his life.

Sweden’s Nordqvist claims Thai golf win

Sweden’s Nordqvist claims Thai golf win

Anna Nordqvist completed a two shot pillar-to-post win at the $1.5 million Honda LPGA Thailand tournament, holding off a dramatic late challenge from world number one Park In-Bee.

VIDEO: Cat rescued from underneath ferry

VIDEO: Cat rescued from underneath ferry

Crew on a Swedish ferry got a surprise call out after a cat managed to trap itself underneath the boat, prompting a crew member to jump into the water and rescue the animal.

Scania owners reject Volkswagen takeover bid

Scania owners reject Volkswagen takeover bid

The proposed sale of Swedish truck giant Scania to Volkswagen is hanging in the balance after two of the company's owners said they were unwilling to sell their shares to the German manufacturer.