Beijing Winter Olympic 2022 — approximately a through the closing ceremony, here are the highlights through the Winter Olympic Games Saturday, Feb. 12 week.
US mixed snowboard cross for gold Medal
Topping headlines Saturday, Team USA added a medal that is historic its count instantly in China with a blended team snowboard cross victory for Nick Baumgartner and Lindsey Jacobellis.
Baumgartner could be the competitor that is oldest for Team USA at 40 years old, Jacobellis is 36. The medal is Jacobellis’ 2nd gold medal of the games.
US snowboard team in warm water
Meanwhile, the US snowboard team will be examined after a competitor that is previous misconduct.
Callan Chythlook-Sifsof, who had been on the group from 2005 to 2014, posted on Instagram advisor that is alleging Foley took nude pictures of females for longer than ten years. Foley denied those allegations.
Russian skater’s case that is doping review
Russian figure skater Kamila Valieva will find out Monday if she can compete inside her event after testing positive for a heart medication that is fixed. This woman is the favorite to win the gold medal.
Her instance is particularly complicated because of Valieva’s age — 15.
Young US hockey team sets status
The hockey group that is youngest at the Olympic Games proved it couldn’t be ignored. The United States men’s hockey team shut out Canada overnight.
“We didn’t back from their play that is physical, stated captain Andy Miele. “I love the way in which our team responded. I’m so proud of the group. A beating had been taken by us. They kept on going forward, we maintained coming back that people deserved. at them and got the end result”