At the Beijing Paralympic Games, the wheelchair curling team made a stir by beating Canada, which was the leader, and continued their hopes of advancing to the quarterfinals.
Reporter Lee Seong-hoon from Beijing.
national team, which was pushed to the brink with 1 win and 3 losses until the 4th game, made a big change against the leader Canada.
Instead of the previous captain Ko Seung-nam, the only female player and lead, Baek Hye-jin, took over the skip to plan the strategy,
[Baek Hye-jin / Wheelchair Curling National Team: Space is better here, but I can't see more of this?]
Jang Jae-hyeok, the third, came out as the last solution. This hit.
In the 2nd end, which was disadvantageous as a first move, Jang Jae-hyuk made the lead with a perfect hit and roll shot, and succeeded in stealing 3 consecutive shots with exquisite shots in the 3rd and 4th ends.
In the 6th end, which was chased 4-2, Jang Jae-hyuk led a large number of 4 goals with a perfect draw shot, putting the wedge in a 9-4 win.
[This is the best scene of the game.
It's an amazing performance.
Do you believe it?]
[Jang Jae-hyeok / National Wheelchair Curling Team: I don't know if I'll be able to come back to the Paralympic Games anyway, but let's do our best, and the result seems to be good.] The
national team played 7-2 in the afternoon against Slovakia. It was unable to continue the upward trend.
The national team with 2 wins and 4 losses will play the 7th game against Estonia and the 8th game against England today (the 9th).
This is the biggest watershed in saving hopes for the semi-finals.
The ice hockey team lost to Canada 6-0 and placed 3rd in Group B, and today will play in the quarterfinals against 3rd place Italy in Group B.Keywords: