China wins first Gold medal of Winter Olympics South Korea still wins: A South Korean-coached team wins gold

2022-07-26 0 By

China won the gold medal in the men’s and women’s 2,000m mixed relay at the 2018 Winter Olympics on Feb 5, Beijing time.China’s biggest rival, South Korea, was in fact disqualified from medal contention in the quarter-finals after one of its own players fell.Yonhap news agency in the final after the news, the headline was – “South Korean coach coached Chinese short track team won the mixed relay gold medal.”So when we win the gold medal, Korea still wins.The head coach of China’s short track speed skating team, Jin Shantai, and technical coach Ahn Hyun-soo, are Korean, but ahn is Korean to be precise, as he was forced to change nationality after being pushed out by his Korean counterparts, and won three gold MEDALS and one bronze for Russia at the 2014 Sochi Olympics.But in the face of this crucial moment of “national justice” tonight, The Korean media naturally recognized Ahn as one of their own.Yonhap news Agency reported — China’s short track team, which named Coach Kim Shandai and technical coach An Xianzhu (Known as Viktor An in Russia), won its first gold medal at the 2022 Beijing Winter Olympics in the 2,000-meter mixed relay.China narrowly beat Italy (2:37.39) in the final of the short track 2000-meter mixed relay at the Beijing Olympic Games held at the Capital Stadium in Beijing on Sunday.China allowed Italy to catch up at the end of the race, but Wu crossed the finish line narrowly first.The mixed relay, introduced for the first time at the Olympics, was on the verge of elimination after finishing third in the semifinals, but after a video review by judges, China beat the Second-placed United States to advance to the final.The American team was sent out for blocking the Chinese players.Italy won silver and Hungary bronze.The South Korean national team failed to advance to the semifinals after losing the preliminary round.Of course, the Korean media emphasized that China coach from South Korea, it seems that there is nothing wrong.This Winter Olympics gold medal, also did have the Korean coach our contribution in it.