Yun Sung-bin Wins Gold in Men's Skeleton

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    February 16, 2018 12:33

    Yun Sung-bin won the gold medal in the men's skeleton competition at the Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang on Friday, becoming the first Korean to win an Olympic sliding medal.

    Yun finished with a cumulative time of 3:20.55 after four runs on Thursday and Friday.

    Yun Sung-bin celebrates after winning a gold medal in men's skeleton competition at the Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang on Friday. /Yonhap

    Russia's Nikita Tregubov was second at 3:22.18, followed by Britain's Dom Parsons at 3:22.20. Another Korean skeleton racer Kim Ji-soo was sixth at 3:22.98.

    This was Korea's second gold medal at the Olympics.

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