Come on!Snowboarding China’s “three golden flowers” advanced to the final
Chinese snowboarders CAI Xuetong, Liu Jiayu and Qiu Leng finished third, seventh and 12th respectively in the women’s halfpipe snowboard qualifier at Genting Ski Park in Zhangjiakou of Beijing Winter Olympic Games on Feb 9.Another Chinese athlete Wu Shaotong failed to skate twice and was out.Defending champion Chloe King of the United States ranked first in qualifying.Japan’s mitsuki Ono qualified second to advance.Liu jiayu, a four-time Winter Olympian and silver medalist in Pyeongchang, led off the qualifying round, but after a one-handed grip in the first round, she landed unsteadily and fell on the piste. She scored 15.25 points in the first round, 19th among all competitors.But after a quick readjustment, Liu executed her moves brilliantly in the second round, scoring 72.25 points to make it through.”At the beginning of the movement was very good, I was quite surprised, the coach was quite surprised.”CAI smiled and said, “But this is competitive sports.You can’t guarantee success 100 percent. I’m quite happy with myself because I was able to withstand pressure in the second jump. Advanced to the final.In addition, Liu said that she hopes to participate in the next Winter Olympics with young athletes, and she will show “big moves” in the final.”Genting is my blessed land.””I’m just happy and relaxed,” she said. “I’m so happy that so many people are watching this game and our sport. I’ll wait for tomorrow.”The women’s snowboard halfpipe final will be held on February 10 with three rounds, and the best results will be taken to determine the placement.Original title: Come on!Snowboarding China “three golden flowers” final) source: Beijing daily client | journalists Li Yuanfei 陈嘉堃 Deng Fangjia Pan Zhiwang process editor: u010 copyright statement: text copyright owned by Beijing news group, without permission, shall not be reproduced or adapted.