The Sochi 2014 Winter Olympic Games – Day 12 – Highlights

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Hello everyone!!! Following the highlights of yesterday’s events, todays highlights have seen better results, as Team GB‘s men’s curlers qualified after beating Sweden 6-5 with the curling stone for the curling final which happens on Friday.

However, it wasn’t all that good for the women’s curlers event, as Team GB’s women’s curlers lost 6-4 to Canada, but, there is still a chance for the women’s curlers of Great Britain to get a bronze medal in the play-off tomorrow.

Here are todays highlights, rounding off the 12th day of the Winter Olympic Games in Sochi:

  • Team GB beat Sweden 6-5 with the final stone to qualify for the Curling final taking place on Friday.
  • GB’s women’s curlers lost 6-4 to Canada, but will go on to aim for a bronze tomorrow in the women’s play-off curling event.
  • GB’s Walker and Wilson finished 12th in the women’s bobsleigh.
  • Finland beat Russia with a score of 3-1 in the men’s Ice Hockey quarter-final.
  • Norway’s Ole Einar Bjoerndalen won the record 13th Winter Olympic Medal.
  • American Ted Ligety won Gold in the men’s giant slalom skiing.

Below are the updated medal results, rounding off today’s Winter Olympic Games:

Rank Country Gold Silver Bronze Total
1 Norway 9 4 7 20
2 Germany 8 3 4 15
3 United States 7 5 11 23
4 Russian Fed. 6 9 7 22
5 Netherlands 6 7 9 22
6 Switzerland 6 3 1 10
7 Canada 5 9 4 18
8 Belarus 5 0 1 6
9 Poland 4 0 0 4
10 France 3 2 6 11
11 China 3 2 1 6
12 Austria 2 6 1 9
13 Sweden 2 5 4 11
14 Czech Republic 2 4 2 8
15 Slovenia 2 1 4 7
16 Korea 2 1 1 4
17 Japan 1 4 2 7
18 Finland 1 3 0 4
19 Great Britain 1 0 1 2
20 Slovakia 1 0 0 1
21 Italy 0 2 5 7
22 Australia 0 2 1 3
23 Latvia 0 1 2 3
24 Croatia 0 1 0 1
=25 Kazakhstan 0 0 1 1
=25 Ukraine 0 0 1 1
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