Winter Olympics: South Korea’s Yun Sung-bin wins gold in men’s skeleton in Pyeongchang
|XXIII Olympic Winter Games|
|Venue: Pyeongchang, South Korea Dates: 9-25 February|
|Coverage: Watch live on BBC TV, Red Button, Connected TVs, BBC Sport website and mobile app. Full coverage times|
South Korea’s Yun Sung-bin claimed the home nation’s second gold medal of the Pyeongchang Games with victory in the men’s skeleton.
Yun, 23, won by a massive 1.63 seconds ahead of Nikita Tregubov, an Olympic Athlete from Russia, and Great Britain’s Dom Parsons who won bronze.
He becomes the first athlete from outside Europe and North America to win an Olympic sliding medal.
Yun was fastest in all four runs and set a track record on his final run.
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