Elephants can fly!Ren Ziwei won the 1000m short track speed skating title

2022-07-07 0 By

Ren Zi Wei celebrates after the match.The third gold medal was awarded in short track speed skating at the 2022 Beijing Winter Olympics on Feb 7.In the men’s 1,000m group A final, Ren Ziwei clocked 1 minute 26.768 seconds to win the second gold medal for China at this Winter Olympics.The five men’s 1,000m finalists — Ren Ziwei, Wu Dajing, Li Wenlong, Liu Shaolin and Liu Shaoang — all spoke the Northeast Dialect, making the final the “Northeast Derby”.Like all derbies, the men’s 1,000-meter short-track race at the Winter Olympics was full of surprises.1/4 final, Wu Dajing in the first group to fight, in the process of the game, The Italian player And the South Korean player had a collision, interfering with wu Dajing’s marching line, after the referee watched the replay ruled that Wu Dajing directly through to the semifinals.Ren held on to the top position throughout the quarter-final, until the final corner when Hungary’s Kruger collided with the Australian and brought down Ren, who was awarded a straight place in the semi-finals.Li Wenlong competed with Liu Shaolin.Li was in second place at the final corner after Liu crashed out of the race, but third-placed Dutchman Knaegt forced his way past li.After the match, the referee reviewed the replay and finally decided that Liu shaolin and Li Wenlong qualified for the final.In the semifinals, Ren Ziwei, Lee Wenlong and Hwang Dae-heon of South Korea were drawn in a group.From the start, Yim and Lee occupied the top two, while Hwang found an opportunity to overtake them.In the end, Hwang dae-heon and Yam Tzu-wei won one or two places respectively.But Huang Daxian was disqualified in the next foul, Li Wenlong and Ren Ziwei hand in hand.In the other semi-final, Hungary’s Liu Shaolin and South Korea’s Lee Jun-soo were the first two to cross the line, with Wu Dajing in third place.But the referee finally sentenced Li Junrui foul invalid qualification, Wu Dajing, Liu Shaolin, Liu Shaoang qualified for the final.So the final between Chinese players Wu Dajing, Ren Ziwei, Li Wenlong and Hungarian Chinese players Liu Shaolin, Liu Shaoang five people launched, become a true “Northeast Derby”.Ren Ziwei (right) crosses the line with Liu Shaolin of Hungary.The surprises continued after the finals began.Shortly after the first run, the referee recalled the runners because the ice broke, and the race was replayed after repairing the ice.The five started again after a brief adjustment.Ren Ziwei occupied the first, Wu Dajing in the second for Ren Ziwei protect slippery.Liu shaolin and Liu Shaoang passed wu Dajing at the same time, Liu Shaolin successfully rose to second, and then overtook Ren Ziwei to first.Ren ziwei failed in his last attempt to overtake Liu, who fell but narrowly crossed the line.Liu was disqualified for foul play after judges watched a video replay. Ren ziwei won the gold medal, while Li Wenlong took silver and Hungary’s Liu Shaoang bronze.As long as you work hard, elephants can fly after the 2014 Olympic winter games in sochi, let all to enter the Chinese short track speed skating team, although pyeongchang winter Olympics in 2018, the first time he and his teammates to get the men’s 5000 m relay runner-up, but pyeongchang flash for Wu Dajing focus, as all was just one of the team in cultivating young players,It is this upright big boy who has become the biggest surprise of the Chinese team in Beijing.Ren Zi Wei celebrates after the match.Elephant is ren Ziwei’s nickname, which was given to him by his coach Li Yan when he just entered the national team.”Maybe because I was bigger when I first came to the national team, I skated harder and slower.”Ren ziwei told reporters that the nickname made him motivated and he wanted to let everyone know that elephants can fly.In fact, Ren Ziwei has always been a diligent person. Since he entered the professional team in 2004, he is the one who works hardest in the eyes of the coach.”I was always the last one to practice from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. every day.Even with the pain of my knee injury, I kept on playing and training.Ren Ziwei doesn’t think he has much talent, so he works hard.Efforts will be rewarded. As the Beijing cycle began, Ren Ziwei started “airplane mode”.In 2018 and 2019, he stood on the podium of the men’s 500m at the world Championships. Although he was still one step or two short of the champion, he made a breakthrough. In the 2019 and 2020 World Cup in Germany, He won the 1500m title, breaking the long-standing monopoly of the South Korean team in this event.In 2021, Ren Ziwei won the gold medal of men’s 1,000m in the National Short track speed skating Championship, and won the gold medal of men’s 1,500m in the meet Me in Beijing winter Sports test series by breaking the world record. The 2021-2022 World Cup will start in October.Ren Ziwei also showed very strong competitiveness.Japan won the gold medal of 1000 meters and the silver medal of 500 meters, Hungary won the gold medal of 1500 meters and the bronze medal of 500 meters, and Holland won the podium of 1500 meters champion. This season, 3 gold MEDALS, 1 silver and 1 bronze MEDALS make him the absolute core of Chinese men’s short track speed skating in the middle and long distance.Ren Ziwei has already won two gold MEDALS at the Beijing Winter Olympics, and this is far from the end.Yangtse Evening News/Purple Cow News reporter Huang Qiyuan Beijing report proofread Wang Fei