Sui Wenjing/Han Cong win!China won the 9th gold medal with 239.88 points, beating 3 Russian pairs

2022-05-08 0 By

On the evening of February 19, the pairs free skating competition of the Beijing Winter Olympic Games will decide the champion today.In yesterday’s short program, Sui Wenjing/Han Cong of China ranked first with 84.41 points, breaking the new record they set 14 days ago, while Peng Cheng/Jin Yang also performed very well in fifth place.The two Chinese teams went for MEDALS together.Peng Cheng/Jin Yang competed in the last place of the third group. The music was selected from three pieces of music from “The Banquet” – sword dance, Snow Escape, I repay love with all I have.The whole process was free and easy, and the movements were very skillful, continuing the good form in the short program, and finally got a good score of 138.74, ranking the first among the competitors who have finished.The fourth group entered the final competition, sui Wenjing/Han Cong competed with several powerful Russian players.Second from the bottom was Karazova/Morozov, the oldest pair on the Russian team, who put in their best performance of the season as a whole.After some mistakes in the previous races, the pair adjusted to their best performance in the Olympics, scoring 155 points for a total of 239.25 points, ranking first.Pressure to SuiWenJing/Han Cong side, two people from revealed in the eyes after a firm, after the match began, SuiWenJing/Han Cong begin took out all the hardest twisting is carried around, done very well, is to pick up some ice three weeks after two weeks of the jump, jump three weeks of a throw, SuiWenJing appear some defects, then quadruple Philip three weeks do very perfect,The van’t Hoff triple jump went equally well.At the end of the game, the two embraced in tears.After a difficult wait, Sui wenjing and Han Cong got 155.47 points and a total of 239.88 points, beating three Russian pairs to win the gold medal. This is the ninth gold medal for The Chinese delegation.Sui wenjing/Han Cong have been on the team together since they were teenagers, through many difficulties, from beginning to end, after finishing second in The Pyeongchang Olympics, after four years of waiting, finally standing on our home court to reach the pinnacle of glory.After 12 years of waiting, Sui Wenjing and Han Cong took over the mantle of Shen Xue and Zhao Hongbo, who won the first gold medal in pairs skating for China at the 2010 Vancouver Winter Olympics.Another pair of Peng Cheng and Jin Yang, who placed 17th in Pyeongchang, finished fifth, their best result as a team, marking the new rise of Chinese pairs skating.