Olympic news: France’s Pierre Vaultier takes second Gold title
Pierre Vaultier of Team France retained his Gold medal in the Snowboard Cross in PyeongChang following a dramatic final at the Pheonix Snow Park. Vaultier beat Jarryd Hughes of Australia and Spain’s Regino Hernandez to take the title.
Earlier rounds saw spectacular crashes eliminating many of the favourites including Italy’s Omar Visintin who was DQ’d for a clash with Lucas Eguibar as well as Sochi Silver medalist Nikolay Olynunin who is reported to have suffered a broken leg in crash involving Vaultier and Austria’s Alessandro Haemmerle.
Big Final – Official
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