Gao Tingyu helps China break 3-day gold medal drought!It has won four gold MEDALS since the start of the Winter Olympics

2022-05-08 0 By

Gao Tingyu of China won the gold medal in the men’s 500-meter speed skating race at the 2022 Beijing Winter Olympic Games on Sunday evening.This is also the first time that Chinese male speed skater won a gold medal in the Winter Olympics.And The Chinese delegation also finally after three days of silence without a gold medal, the harvest of this Winter Olympics fourth gold medal.That gave China four golds, three silvers and one bronze on the eighth day of the Games, its best start since its debut at the 1980 Lake Placid Games.The first time China won four or more gold MEDALS in a single Olympics was at the 2010 Vancouver Winter Olympics, when the Women’s short-track speed skating team, led by world-class stars Wang Meng and Zhou Yang, beat the south Korean women’s team.They won all four gold MEDALS in women’s short-track speed skating, but China didn’t win its fourth gold medal until the 12th day of competition, four days later than this Winter Olympics.That combined with the pairs gold MEDALS won by figure skaters Shen Xue and Zhao Hongbo, the Chinese delegation set a record for winning the most gold MEDALS at a single Olympics.The home team is expected to beat its best record at the Vancouver Games 12 years ago.After Gao tingyu’s fourth gold medal, China still has eight days left to challenge the record for most golds (vancouver five) and most MEDALS (Turin and Vancouver 11 each) at a single Winter Olympics.We also have gu Ailing in freestyle ski slopestyle and halfpipe, men’s 500-meter short track speed skating, men’s 5,000-meter relay, Sui Wenjing and Han Cong in figure skating.Indeed, we can expect more from China’s ice athletes in the coming days.