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Olympics 2018: the American victory in hockey and freestyle

Олимпиада-2018: американские победы в хоккее и фристайлеIn Pyeongchang continued the 23rd Olympic winter games.

American freestyle skier David wise defended the title of Olympic champion in ski half-pipe. In qualifying, Weiss was ranked only eighth place, but in the final after two failed attempts at the decisive moment came and snatched the gold from the hands of stable compatriot Alex Ferreira.

The results of the final:

1. David Weiss (USA) – 97,20
2. Alex Ferreira (USA) is of 96.40
3. Nico Porteous (New Zealand) – 94,80

Austrian snowboarder Anna Gasser became the first Olympic champion in big air. Gasser won the qualification, and in the final confirmed his excellent form.

The results of the final:

1. Anna Gasser (Austria) – Of 185.00
2. Jamie Anderson (USA) – 177,25
3. Zoe Sadowsky (New Zealand) Is 157,50

Olympic champion in ski slalom was Andre Mirer – the Swede after the first attempt took second place, but Norwegian Henrik Kristoffersen made a mistake in the second attempt and missed his first victory at the Olympics.

The results of the final:

1. Andre Mirer (Sweden) – 1.38,99
2. Ramon Zenhausern (Switzerland) Is 1.39,33
3. Michael Mathis (Austria) Is 1.39,66

Ivan Kowbasiuk (Ukraine) – not finished

In the Alpine combination in women was the strongest Michelle GISIN. Skier from Switzerland after the first attempt was the third, and the path to the gold she opened Lindsey Vonn who failed to finish after a great first attempt.

The results of the final:

1. Michelle GISIN (Switzerland) – 2.20,90
2. Michaela Shiffrin (USA) – 2.21,87
3. Wendy Holdener (Switzerland) – 2.22,34

American hockey players was interrupted by a prolonged hegemony of Canada and for the first time since 1998, won gold at the Olympic games. The main time of the final ended in a draw (1:1), 20-minute overtime also ended without goals and in the penalty shootout of team USA’s victory brought Jocelyn Lamoureux-Davidson.

In the fight for the bronze, Finland with the score 3:2 defeated the team of Olympic athletes from Russia.

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