Pyeongchang 2018: Denmark is Scandinavia's odd-one-out

The Danes only medal from the Winter Olympic Games was a silver in curling and it was earned some 20 years in the past.

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    There are six days to go until the Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, and undoubtedly you'll expect to see Scandinavian countries perform well.

    But there's an "odd-one-out" and that's Denmark.

    Handicapped by their relatively flat landscape, they have just one Winter Games medal to their name.

    Al Jazeera's Paul Rhys reports from Copenhagen, Denmark.


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