[서울=뉴스핌] Reporter Yong-seok Kim = In the ice hockey semi-final decision playoff held at the Beijing National Indoor Stadium on the 5th day of the 2022 Beijing Winter Paralympic Games, on the 9th, South Korea succeeded in advancing to the semi-finals by defeating Italy 4-0.
|Dongshin Jang (center) of the Paralympic ice hockey team rejoices after scoring the fourth goal in the play-off match between Italy and Italy at the 2022 Paralympic Winter Paralympic Winter Games held at the National Gymnasium in Beijing, China on the 9th. [사진= 대한장애인체육회]|
South Korea, which won the bronze medal at the 2018 Pyeongchang Games, is one step closer to winning the medal for the second time in a row. On the 11th, Korea and Canada will fight over a ticket to the final.
In wheelchair curling, the 7th and 8th preliminary rounds were held against Estonia and England. ‘Team Yoon-Jung Jang (Seung-Nam Ko, Hye-Jin Baek, Jeong-Hoon Jeong, Jae-Hyeok Jang, Eun-Goo Yoon)’ defeated Estonia, ranked 14th in the world, 5-2 in the 7th game and advanced to the semifinals. expressed the hope of In the 8th game that followed, they met the world ranking 6th England and won 8-6, finishing 6th out of 11 teams with 4 wins and 4 losses, one step closer to advancing to the semi-finals.
In the individual event, three athletes from the same team (Changsheng Construction) participated in the men’s cross-country ski sprint 1km (seated) qualifier held at the Zhangjiakou National Biathlon Center in China. In the sprint event, the top 12 players from the preliminaries advance into two groups of 6 players each in the semi-finals, and the top 6 players advance to the finals.
‘Pyeongchang Iron Man’ Eui-hyeon Shin, who started as the 8th out of 38 participants, finished 14th with a time of 2:28.60 and failed to advance to the finals. Yu-min Yu finished in 28th place (2:55.53) and Jae-suk Jeong 33rd (3:22.13).
On the 10th, Han Sang-min (seated) and Hwang Min-gyu (visual) will play in the men’s alpine skiing competition on the 10th, and in wheelchair curling, the 9/10 will be played against the United States and Sweden, the last match of the preliminaries.