A PLUCKY North Korean skier earned the biggest cheer of the day at the women's giant slalom on Thursday after a display that brought back fond memories of glorious Olympic no-hopers...

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THE cheerleaders were immediately ushered onto a convoy of buses and taken to their hotel in Inje county, a sparsely-populated rural town located 120km from the Games venue in Pyeongchang.