6 February. Daily results
The official awarding ceremony of the eighth competition day of the 28th World Winter Universiade took place at the Medal Plaza. Kazakhstan took the next medals, Bnews.kz correspondent reports.
This evening the set of medals was awarded for winners of cross-country skiing competitions in team relay 3×5 km among women. The day was successful for Russia whose athletes won the first place, Kazakhstan was on the second place, the honourable third place on pedestal was taken by sportswomen from France.
The leaders of the men’s cross-country skiing in 4х7,5km relay were Russian and Kazakhstani athletes.The team of the Czech Republic finished the top-leaders.
According to the results in men’s 500m short track speed skating: Kim Do Kyoum from Korea finished first. He was followed by Abzal Azhgaliyev. Denis Nikisha, his teammate, came the third.
Also women competed for the Universiade medals in 500m short track speed skating. Following the results of competitions. Yize Zang became the winner of the Universiade. She outran her compatriot Aili Xu. The third was South Korean athlete Jun Yejin.
The strongest athletes in alpine skiing slalom were determined today Maria Shkanova from Belarus won the gold.
Shkanova was quicker than Monica Huebner from Germany and overtook Louise Jansson from Sweden. Huebner and Jansson took the second and the third place respectively. Kazakhstan team is on the second place in the medal standing (10 gold, 6 silver and 11 bronze medals).