Winter Olympics: Ones to Watch

By Daily Mirror | Stars to watch out for at the 2018 Winter Olympic Games in PyeongChang, brought to you by the Daily Mirror.

Pavel Datsyuk: Former NHL All-Star to captain Russia's ice hockey team as they seek gold at Winter Olympics in PyeongChang

In January 2017, Pavel Datsyuk was named among the '100 Greatest NHL Players' in history in recognition of his exploits with the Detroit Red Wings.<p>A …

Mikaela Shiffrin: 'World's best alpine skier' tipped to make medal-winning history at Winter Olympics 2018 in PyeongChang

For any athlete going for gold in the women's alpine skiing at the Winter Olympics in PyeongChang, there'll be one major obstacle standing in their …

Martin Fourcade: Biathlon superstar on his way to legend status heading into Winter Olympics in PyeongChang

Marin Fourcade is the Lionel Messi of the biathlon.<p>In other words, he's the best, hands down.<p>An 11-time World Champion and six-time overall World Cup …

Elise Christie: Short track speed skater looking to bury her Sochi nightmare by taking gold in PyeongChang

Tears of frustration and disappointment streaming down her face, images of Elise Christie at one of her lowest ebbs were beamed to millions across …

Lindsey Vonn: Seasoned campaigner aiming to mark final Winter Olympics hurrah with a gold medal in alpine skiing

You might know her as Tiger Woods' ex-girlfriend, but Lindsey Vonn is a sporting superstar in her own right.<p>A seasoned campaigner in the alpine …

Eve Muirhead: Super skip leading Team GB's women's curling team into Winter Olympics in PyeongChang

For Eve Muirhead, curling is a family affair (no, they're not hairdressers).<p>Her dad, Gordon, competed in the 1992 Winter Olympics in Albertville, …

Chloe Kim: Teenage snowboarding sensation aiming for heaven on a halfpipe at the Winter Olympics in PyeongChang

If it wasn't for the minor detail of her age, snowboarding sensation Chloe Kim would've competed at the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi.<p>Then 13, she …

Laura Dahlmeier: The 'Queen of the Biathlon' tipped to add to her growing medals haul at Winter Olympics in PyeongChang

She's yet to turn 25, but Laura Dahlmeier is already Winter Olympics royalty - dubbed the Queen of the Biathlon.<p>The German, 24, was largely …

Evgenia Medvedeva: Russian figure skating champ aiming to extend two-year unbeaten run at Winter Olympics in PyeongChang

Figure skater Evgenia Medvedeva has achieved a lot in her 18 years.<p>She's a two-time World Champion, a two-time European Champion, a two-time Grand …

Anthony Watson: Jamaica's first ever skeleton slider who ditched the bobsled to make Winter Olympics history in PyeongChang

Jamaica's first ever bobsled team famously inspired Disney's 1993 movie Cool Runnings.<p>The family favourite starring John Candy was loosely based on …