Canada's Leman takes gold in men's skicross

From ESPN - February 20, 2018

PYEONGCHANG, South Korea -- Brady Leman earned Olympic gold for Canada in men's skicross on Wednesday, beating Marc Bischofberger of Switzerland in a wild final at Phoenix Snow Park.

Leman took the lead early during the last round and then held off Bischofberger in a two-man duel, after Canada's Kevin Drury and Russian athlete Sergey Ridzik collided early on.

Ridzik picked himself up and raced down for bronze well behind the leaders. Russian athletes are still without a gold medal as the Pyeongchang Games enter their final days.


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