Italy beats Sweden to host 2026 Winter Olympics

Italy beats Sweden to host 2026 Winter Olympics

Milan-Cortina d'Ampezzo has been chosen to host the 2026 Winter Olympic Games, beating Stockholm-Åre's bid.

Sweden ‘totally ready’ to host the 2026 Winter Olympics

Sweden ‘totally ready’ to host the 2026 Winter Olympics

IOC seeks financial guarantees over Swedish Olympic bid

IOC seeks financial guarantees over Swedish Olympic bid

The year Sweden organized the Olympics and defied expectations
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The year Sweden organized the Olympics and defied expectations

Polls show Italians much more enthusiastic about 2026 Winter Games bid than Swedes

Polls show Italians much more enthusiastic about 2026 Winter Games bid than Swedes

H&M competitor to sponsor Sweden’s Olympic team

H&M competitor to sponsor Sweden’s Olympic team

Sweden’s Olympic bid hampered by political vacuum

Sweden’s Olympic bid hampered by political vacuum

Sweden’s Frida Hansdotter skis to Olympic gold

Sweden’s Frida Hansdotter skis to Olympic gold

Sweden crushes unified Korean team’s Olympic hopes in historic game

Sweden crushes unified Korean team’s Olympic hopes in historic game

Nordic skiing: WADA advises caution over pre-Olympics doping claims

Nordic skiing: WADA advises caution over pre-Olympics doping claims

Stockholm pulls out of Winter Olympics bid… again

Stockholm pulls out of Winter Olympics bid… again

US keeper kicked off team for calling Swedes cowards

US keeper kicked off team for calling Swedes cowards

The ten best pictures of Sweden’s Olympic stars

The ten best pictures of Sweden’s Olympic stars

Sweden’s women pipped by Germany in Olympic final

Sweden’s women pipped by Germany in Olympic final

Six times coach Pia Sundhage proved she’s just the coolest

Six times coach Pia Sundhage proved she’s just the coolest

Sundhage: The times they are a changin’ for Sweden

Sundhage: The times they are a changin’ for Sweden

Swedish wrestler wins historic Olympic bronze

Swedish wrestler wins historic Olympic bronze

Sweden shock Brazil in penalty shootout

Sweden shock Brazil in penalty shootout

Burned-out Sweden keeper blazes a Rio trail

Burned-out Sweden keeper blazes a Rio trail

Swedish ‘cowards’ beat USA to reach semi-final

Swedish ‘cowards’ beat USA to reach semi-final

Zlatan who? Sjöström gives Sweden a new hero

Zlatan who? Sjöström gives Sweden a new hero

Swede breaks world record to claim Olympic swimming gold

Swede breaks world record to claim Olympic swimming gold

Swedish women’s football team thrashed by Brazil

Swedish women’s football team thrashed by Brazil

Sweden legend Larsson’s son joins Olympics football squad

Sweden legend Larsson’s son joins Olympics football squad

Swede keeps Olympic medal after drug scare

Swede keeps Olympic medal after drug scare

Plot for shared Scandi Winter Olympic bid

Plot for shared Scandi Winter Olympic bid

Swedish Olympic torch fetches fortune

Swedish Olympic torch fetches fortune

Sweden’s men reach ice hockey final in Sochi

Sweden’s men reach ice hockey final in Sochi

Sweden win silver in women’s curling final

Sweden win silver in women’s curling final

Sweden win ‘Bradbury bronze’ after sprint chaos

Sweden win ‘Bradbury bronze’ after sprint chaos

Sweden struggle to climb women’s hockey ladder

Sweden struggle to climb women’s hockey ladder

US women crush Sweden in Olympic hockey rout

US women crush Sweden in Olympic hockey rout

Swedish ski wax sparks bitter feud with Norway

Swedish ski wax sparks bitter feud with Norway

Swedes take home silver and bronze in 15km ski

Swedes take home silver and bronze in 15km ski

Sochi Olympics over for Sweden’s Zetterberg

Sochi Olympics over for Sweden’s Zetterberg

Sweden’s Charlotte Kalla takes second Sochi silver

Sweden’s Charlotte Kalla takes second Sochi silver

Sweden down Czechs in Olympic hockey opener

Sweden down Czechs in Olympic hockey opener

Crash sees Swedes win sprint silver and bronze

Crash sees Swedes win sprint silver and bronze

Swedes, Canadians vie for curling gold hat-trick

Swedes, Canadians vie for curling gold hat-trick

Kalla claims first Swedish Olympic silver

Kalla claims first Swedish Olympic silver

Danish TV: During Sochi ‘we’re all Swedish’

Danish TV: During Sochi ‘we’re all Swedish’

A guide to watching the Sochi Games in Sweden

A guide to watching the Sochi Games in Sweden

Injury sidelines Henrik Sedin from Olympics

Injury sidelines Henrik Sedin from Olympics

Sweden’s ten greatest winter Olympic heroes

Sweden’s ten greatest winter Olympic heroes

Stockholm drops bid for 2022 Winter Olympics

Stockholm drops bid for 2022 Winter Olympics

Sweden makes bid for 2022 Winter Olympics

Sweden makes bid for 2022 Winter Olympics

Sweden considers Winter Olympics 2022 bid

Sweden considers Winter Olympics 2022 bid

SVT and TV4 blocked from Olympic broadcasts

SVT and TV4 blocked from Olympic broadcasts

Stockholm sings in support of Russian gays

Stockholm sings in support of Russian gays

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Olympics Special

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Olympics: Sweden doesn’t do too badly after all

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Falun gears up for World Cup cycling

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Double gold for Sweden

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Injured Forsberg heads for Turin

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Downhill bronze for Pärson

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Swedes hammer Kazakhstan in men’s ice hockey

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Swedish silver in women’s biathlon sprint

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Pärson slams Olympic security

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Swedish men win cross country relay bronze

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Sweden beats US without Forsberg

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Swedes satisfied with hockey silver

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Swedish gold and bronze in nordic sprint

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Gold for Pärson in slalom

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Swedish media hails golden Anja

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Final stone seals Swedish curling gold

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Giant slalom bronze for Sweden – but not for Anja

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Magnificent seven as Swedes reach hockey final

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Biathlon gold for Olofsson

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Sweden win hockey gold

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Swedish players hail Lidström’s stunning strike

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Stockholm Syndrome: Sporting loyalty

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Swedish hockey heroes “could lose Olympic gold”

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Pizza baker escapes Olympic penalty

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Olympic official resigns in protest

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Sweden ‘should bid for Winter Olympics’

Former Swedish minister calls for Olympic boycott

Former Swedish minister calls for Olympic boycott

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Widespread support for Olympic boycott

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Support for Sweden Olympic boycott weakens

‘That’s not me, a floozie with big boobs’

‘That’s not me, a floozie with big boobs’

Klüft: ‘Ban dopers from Olympics for life’

Klüft: ‘Ban dopers from Olympics for life’

Holm warms up for Olympics with world best

Holm warms up for Olympics with world best

Swedish composer chosen for Olympic TV theme

Swedish composer chosen for Olympic TV theme

Christian Olsson injury mars DN Gala track meet

Christian Olsson injury mars DN Gala track meet

Klüft: ‘I am finished with the heptathlon’

Klüft: ‘I am finished with the heptathlon’

Amnesty rights report won’t stop minister’s Olympic travel

Amnesty rights report won’t stop minister’s Olympic travel

Sveriges Television in Olympic broadcast controversy

Sveriges Television in Olympic broadcast controversy

Ljungberg injury a blow to Sweden’s Olympic football hopes

Ljungberg injury a blow to Sweden’s Olympic football hopes

Björkman looking to bow out with gold

Björkman looking to bow out with gold

Lindberg becomes first woman to chair IOC session

Lindberg becomes first woman to chair IOC session

The Local’s guide to Sweden’s Olympic favourites

The Local’s guide to Sweden’s Olympic favourites

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China defeat Sweden in Olympic opener

Olsson to carry Swedish flag

Olsson to carry Swedish flag

Cyclist Johansson claims first Swedish medal in Beijing

Cyclist Johansson claims first Swedish medal in Beijing

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Sweden beat Canada to advance to Olympic quarters

Olympic silver for Swedish cyclist

Olympic silver for Swedish cyclist

Abrahamian wrestles with IOC over medal tantrum

Abrahamian wrestles with IOC over medal tantrum

Klüft falls short in triple jump qualifying

Klüft falls short in triple jump qualifying

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Sweden suffers extra time agony

Abrahamian stripped of bronze medal

Abrahamian stripped of bronze medal

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Klüft prepares for long jump podium bid

Silver for Sweden in tennis doubles

Silver for Sweden in tennis doubles

Kallur falls at first hurdle

Kallur falls at first hurdle

Holm’s Olympic hopes dashed

Holm’s Olympic hopes dashed

Wrestler Abrahamian files official complaint

Wrestler Abrahamian files official complaint

Swedish yachting team in bronze ‘blunder’

Swedish yachting team in bronze ‘blunder’

Swedish table tennis veteran reaches semis

Swedish table tennis veteran reaches semis

Klüft suffers early long jump exit

Klüft suffers early long jump exit

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Klüft: Blonska deserves life ban

Table tennis veteran in semi-final loss

Table tennis veteran in semi-final loss

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Persson defeated as China sweeps table tennis medals

Court: Abrahamian was right

Court: Abrahamian was right

Swedish taekwondo ref kicked in the head

Swedish taekwondo ref kicked in the head

Swedish footballer rejects Ronaldinho proposal

Swedish footballer rejects Ronaldinho proposal

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Castro in show of solidarity with disgraced taekwando star

Swedish wrestler appeals Olympic ban

Swedish wrestler appeals Olympic ban

Alshammar sets new swimming world record

Alshammar sets new swimming world record

Sweden’s Sundhage to continue as US women’s football coach

Sweden’s Sundhage to continue as US women’s football coach

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Swedish wrestler loses bid to have Olympic bronze reinstated

Court revokes ban on Swedish wrestler

Court revokes ban on Swedish wrestler

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Group rules against Swedish swimmer on ‘sexist’ swimsuit ban

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Sweden names Olympic men’s ice hockey troupe

Swedes set sights on ten Vancouver medals

Swedes set sights on ten Vancouver medals

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Forsberg defies age and injury to lead Sweden

Sweden defends curling gold

Sweden defends curling gold

Olympic champions line up for King’s medals

Olympic champions line up for King’s medals

London 2012: 500 days to go

London 2012: 500 days to go

Klüft to retire following 2012 London Olympics

Klüft to retire following 2012 London Olympics

Sweden’s Alshammar swims home new gold

Sweden’s Alshammar swims home new gold

Swedish triple jumper Olsson quits ahead of London Olympics

Swedish triple jumper Olsson quits ahead of London Olympics

Söderling says no to London Olympics

Söderling says no to London Olympics

‘English key to China changing the world’: Swedish table tennis star

‘English key to China changing the world’: Swedish table tennis star

Swedish women crush South Africa 4-1

Swedish women crush South Africa 4-1

Persson bidding for table tennis medal

Persson bidding for table tennis medal

Algotsson Ostholt claims Sweden’s first medal

Algotsson Ostholt claims Sweden’s first medal

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Swedish Olympian slammed for ‘cruelty’

Nordén beaten by Spirig in dramatic photo finish

Nordén beaten by Spirig in dramatic photo finish

Swede wins sailing bronze despite protest

Swede wins sailing bronze despite protest

Swede takes home Olympic wrestling bronze

Swede takes home Olympic wrestling bronze

‘This bronze is like ten golds for me’: Swede

‘This bronze is like ten golds for me’: Swede

Nordén made to settle for Olympic silver

Nordén made to settle for Olympic silver

H&M set to dress Sweden’s Olympians

H&M set to dress Sweden’s Olympians

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Pizza baker in Olympic row