How dominant is Russia’s pairs skating?Unbeaten in 46 years at the Winter Olympics, zero errors in 21 moves

2022-05-24 0 By

Tonight 19 o ‘clock, the Beijing Winter Olympic Games figure skating pairs of free skating, will officially start, in yesterday’s short program, China’s Sui Wenjing Han Cong faced Russia 3 pairs of players, finally completed a very perfect movement, got the highest score of 84.41 points, temporarily ranked the first,And tonight they’re going for their first Olympic gold medal.Sui Wenjing and Han Cong broke their own scoring records for the second time in a week, but they still can not relax, because the Russian players, there is still a chance to turn the game around.In yesterday’s match, Russia’s 3 pairs of players are playing well, they were ranked in the second, third and fourth position, distance from Sui Wenjing and Han Cong points gap is not big, the least only 0.16 points gap, so tonight’s match to see who play more stable, no flaw.In fact, in pairs figure skating, where Russia dominates, Sui and Han will be under pressure to repeat their magic, even though Germany’s Safshenko and Marsot won gold in Pyeongchang last year.Twelve years ago, in the Year of the Tiger, shen Xue and Zhao Hongbo, also from China, won their only Gold medal at the Vancouver Winter Olympics, breaking Russia’s 46-year monopoly in this event, which shows how strong Russia’s dominance in this event is.Started from the 1964 Olympic winter games in innsbruck, the former Soviet union and Russia, there is no used to get the gold medal award, rhode Nina even realize three successive championships, the gold medal of this project, also by Russia, although the winter Olympics in Salt Lake City in 2002, Russian contestant ever Shared the gold medal, and CanadaBut they can’t shake the advantage position in the project, the 2010 vancouver winter Olympics, shen xue and zhao hongbo with perfect play, defeated the Russian player, won the Olympic gold medal for the first time, and the next day they will be announced retirement, at that time, zhao was 37 years old, they for the gold medal, waited for 18 years!Now zhao disciple SuiWenJing and Han Cong, copying this myth is expected to be at home, of course they have to face is the Russian 3 competition for athletes, this 4 player yesterday, in the short program 28 no 1 turnovers, SuiWenJing Han Cong performance perfect, Russia is zero error, so the free game they don’t have any delay,If they make a mistake, they may not even win a medal. We also expect them to make a miracle!For more highlights, follow the sports show