Olympics

Leman fourth in ski cross as Frenchmen sweep medals

{eot}
The Canadian Press
2/20/2014 6:15:46 AM
Decrease Text SizeIncrease Text Size
Text Size

SOCHI, Russia -- French freestyle skiers swept the podium Thursday in the men's skicross competition at Sochi Winter Games while Brady Leman of Calgary was fourth.

Jean Frederic Chapuis won the gold medal, Arnaud Bovolenta captured the silver medal and Jonathan Midol took the bronze.

Leman crashed in the final as he tried gain ground on the three Frenchman late in the race.

Chris Del Bosco of Montreal, who was fourth in skicross at the Vancouver Winter Games in 2010, was eliminated in the opening round and finished 17th overall.

Dave Duncan of London, Ont., who is second in the World Cup standings with a pair of victories this season, was also eliminated in the opening round and wound up in 26th place.

Brady Leman (Photo: The Canadian Press)

zoom

(Photo: The Canadian Press)
Share This

Share This

Add to FacebookAdd to DiggAdd to FarkAdd to TwitterAdd to Stumble UponAdd to Reddit
Print this Story


© 2014
All rights reserved.
Bell Media Television