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South Korea's major hospitals have launched task forces to care for injured athletes participating in the Winter Olympics and Paralympic Games in PyeongChang next month, sources said Wednesday.

Great Britain has been tasked with claiming its biggest medal haul in Winter Olympics history after UK Sport announced its targets for Pyeongchang 2018 on Tuesday.

While the top end of that range...

The White House said Wednesday that Pence will attend the opening ceremonies of the games, scheduled for February 9 in Pyeongchang, South Korea. As the Official Virtual Reality Experience Provider of the Olympic Games through 2024, the Intel True VR experience will be available in the USA via the forthcoming NBC* Sports VR app and globally through 10 global partner RHBs.

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However UK Sport's director of performance, Chelsea Warr, believes Britain could potentially win a maximum of 10 medals if everything goes to plan.

'The best way to describe this is "Theatre of Jeopardy".

'That's what makes it so exciting, but also very nerve-racking'.

Attitudes have changed, however, and the amount of National Lottery and government funding for the Olympics and Paralympics has risen to more than 32 million pounds ($43 million) across eight sports.

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Short-track speedskating star Elise Christie and her team-mates have been given a target of one-to-two medals.

However, if all Russian athletes were allowed to compete independently, it's predictsed they would amass 19 medals in total, including four golds, six silvers and nine bronzes, putting them in sixth place.

The medal target announcement was made at the Korean Cultural Centre UK in central London.

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