He became the second-youngest gold medal victor in an individual men's event at the Winter Games, behind only Finn Toni Nieminen, who won the ski jumping aged 16 in 1992.
The win was a dramatic one. after falling on his first two runs and dropping to 11th place.
The 17-year-old from Silverthorne, Colorado defeated Canadians Max Parrot and Mark McMorris after putting up a score of 87.16 in his third run.
Gleirscher, who hadn't even won a World Cup event before the Games, claimed Austria's first luge gold in 50 years after Germany's Felix Loch, the defending champion, made a big mistake on his final run when he was leading the competition and ended up in fifth place. Whenever I am sad I always go make myself smile again.
Despite his rough start in the final, Gerard paused to pose for photos with fans after his first run, a sign that he was following the advice of his mother, Jen.
Tata Motors showcases its electric future
The event which will be open for public from February 9 to14 February is being held in Greater Noida. Thereafter the media contingent moved with clock-work precision and moved onto Honda Cars India.
Reg E Cathey Dead At The Age Of 59
Jackson (@SamuelLJackson) February 10, 2018 We lost a sweet, sweet man and a sweet, sweet, SWEET artist today. Brilliant actor, humorist & friend! - David Simon (@AoDespair) February 9, 2018 Reg Cathey was one of a kind.
It could have been Marcus Kleveland, the first man to land a quad cork, trying to become the first Norwegian to win an Olympic snowboarding title. "I don't know what's going to happen tomorrow", Gerard said.
Mark McMorris completed his remarkable comeback from injury and was in a gold medal position heading into the final run. "There are a lot of creative lines up there", said Gerard, who boasts a finish corral cheering section of 14-plus boisterous friends and family in South Korea, waving giant pictures of his face alongside American flags.
"You know, just landing a run in general and then being lucky enough to get on the podium and then to win is insane", Gerard explained. "I never realized how big this is".
Canada is on the board when it comes to medals at the Pyongchang Olympics. "I have the craziest clip recorded of us watching you, but there is no wifi and my data sucks here in Italy".
Kotsenburg retired at age 23, choosing the filming route over attempting to defend the first Olympic slopestyle title. "That is what I will take away from today, but of course I would have preferred a better result". I wanted him to land a run for himself, for his confidence and well-being, but for all of them too.
In the wake of the attack on the Army camp, Speaker of J&K Assembly Kavinder Gupta adjourned the session for 15 minutes. In view of the fidayeen attack, authorities have closed all schools within five kilometers radius of the army camp .
Darvish figures to replace fellow right-hander Jake Arrieta , who remains available on the free-agent market. The Cubs had been considered the clear favorite for Darvish , despite a late start on courting him.
Soon after his arrival, Modi visited the Mausoleum of in and laid a wreath at the grave of the iconic Palestinian leader. PM Modi spent around three hours on this visit that Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas, has described as "significant".
The former Manchester United goal poacher recently told ESPN Brasil: "I have played a lot more than I thought I would". West Ham lost 3-1 to Brighton last weekend, snapping a six-game points streak for David Moyes' team.
Nelson was a member of the 2009 Orlando Magic team with Dwight Howard that Stan Van Gundy coached to an NBA Finals appearance. Nelson has come off the bench for the New Orleans Pelicans and was traded to the Bulls before being moved to the Pistons.
The Kuiper belt object flyby is "not almost as flashy as Pluto", Porter said, but "it's a really unique observation". These pictures show two objects in the Kuiper Belt, the so-called twilight zone on the fringes of our solar system .
The detention of Kotey and Elsheikh will end a yearslong manhunt by British intelligence and security agencies, as well as a U.S. Kotey and Elsheikh were the two remaining members of the ISIS "Beatles" quartet who remained on the battlefield.
The operation to arrest the 13 was carried out by police in Australia, the UK, France, Italy, Kosovo and Serbia. Also Bondarenko remains at large, his Russian co-founder Sergey Medvedev has been arrested.
Sarah Dvojack was hooked on gymnastics as a year-old girl watching the 1996 Summer Olympics, and she's been in love ever since. He later apologized to the judge for his actions who released him - but he could still face charges from the prosecutor.
"He called me a few times, he asked, "Will you come or not?' I said , 'First you have to tell me if you sign or not". I can understand him from step one and hopefully for the next games we are going to achieve more .
When asked if he's met Kylie's daughter Stormi , Brody said: "I haven't yet no, ' adding that 'hopefully" he will see her soon. Jenner's other half-sister, Khloe Kardashian , is seven months pregnant with her basketball player boyfriend Tristan Thompson.
Eurostar to start direct train from London to Amsterdam
London-based Eurostar runs high speed trains carrying passengers through the Channel tunnel, which is operated by Eurotunnel. Eurostar has announced a new direct route from London to Amsterdam and Rotterdam, which will launch on 4 April.
Freezing rain expect Sunday, Environment Canada
Parts of Quebec, including Montreal, are in for several hours of freezing rain, making travel hard and unsafe . Hamilton just keeps getting battered by winter, with the city now under a freezing rain warning.
Met Office warns of ice and snow
There is a risk of spot flooding early morning and the warning remains in place until midnight Saturday. They added: "Long spells of sunshine will continue today, broken by showers of rain and sleet".
Toyota Tacoma TRD Pro Unveiled at the Chicago Auto Show
Toyota says that the design of the shocks allows for a plush ride on the roads but stiffens to prevent bottoming during hard use. Attached to the Tacoma's passenger side A-pillar in the shots shown here is what Toyota is calling the TRD Desert Air Intake.
Mary Lou McDonald Takes Over As Sinn Fein Leader Today
At that time he had also said Sinn Fein would be working towards a unity referendum to be held within the next five years. A special Ard Fheis at the RDS in Ballsbridge is also due ratify Michelle O'Neill as Deputy Leader of Sinn Fein.
HK double-decker topples over, killing 18
One passenger was sent to Prince of Wales Hospital in Sha Tin in a "half-conscious" state, according to the force. At least 18 people have been killed and dozens of others injured after a bus toppled over in Hong Kong .
Apple's iOS source code is out in the wild, now what?
In any case, Apple will have enough time to secure things up and might issue a patch to cover any risks posed by the leak. There are also concerns it could uncover new security vulnerabilities in iOS, which may be found by attackers.
Rob Porter's Second Wife: I Am Not Part of a Smear Campaign
At the court-martial, Kelly praised the colonel as a " superb Marine officer ", as The New York Times reported Thursday . McGahn made other officials aware of the accusations she communicated but took no concrete steps, the official said.
Suspect In NFL Player Death Charged In Crash
Orrego-Savala was taken to the Marion County Jail, accused of driving without a license and on suspicion of intoxicated driving. He tried to flee the scene but was arrested by a responding officer on a nearby exit ramp, according to Indiana State Police.
Rob Gronkowski's home was robbed while he was at the Super Bowl
Police were called to Gronkowski's home shortly after the team returned from Minneapolis on Monday evening, CBS Boston reported . A police dispatch broadcast said there is a possibility that multiple safes and guns were taken were taken from the home.