Norway ski star admits drug problems after cocaine bust

Norway ski star admits drug problems after cocaine bust

Following a speeding offence which led to a house search that found cocaine, former Norwegian cross-country ski star Petter Northug, said on Friday he had a "serious problem" with alcohol and drugs.

Norway’s skiing edge risks others giving up

Norway’s skiing edge risks others giving up

Northug takes gold in stunning comeback

Northug takes gold in stunning comeback

Ski legend Northug fronts World Cup song

Ski legend Northug fronts World Cup song

Norway ski star lied to police after crash

Norway ski star lied to police after crash

Norway ski star trashes car after drink binge

Norway ski star trashes car after drink binge

Swedes mock Northug with ‘consolation medal’

Swedes mock Northug with ‘consolation medal’

Slate Magazine asks, ‘is Petter Northug a jerk?’

Slate Magazine asks, ‘is Petter Northug a jerk?’

Sweden hockey star calls Northug ‘bloody loser’

Sweden hockey star calls Northug ‘bloody loser’

FEATURE: Norway’s bitter rivalry with Sweden

FEATURE: Norway’s bitter rivalry with Sweden

GALLERY: Norway’s top ten Sochi medal fails

GALLERY: Norway’s top ten Sochi medal fails

‘Suppliers denied Norway ski wax to help rivals’

‘Suppliers denied Norway ski wax to help rivals’

Fallen star Northug drops out of 15km race

Fallen star Northug drops out of 15km race

New golds bring Norway Olympic record

New golds bring Norway Olympic record

Sweden mocks Norway after Northug defeat

Sweden mocks Norway after Northug defeat

Krogh ‘devastated’ as loses Olympic place

Krogh ‘devastated’ as loses Olympic place

GALLERY: Norway’s hottest athletes at Sochi

GALLERY: Norway’s hottest athletes at Sochi

Norway favourite to win most golds at Sochi

Norway favourite to win most golds at Sochi

Norway favourite for biathlon gold in Sochi

Norway favourite for biathlon gold in Sochi

Norway sweeps board at Italy’s Tour de Ski

Norway sweeps board at Italy’s Tour de Ski

Norway skier pledges to ‘destroy’ Russia at Sochi

Norway skier pledges to ‘destroy’ Russia at Sochi

Gallery: The top ten hottest Norwegian men

Gallery: The top ten hottest Norwegian men