Sixth of the Sprint on Saturday, Martin Fourcade has realized a strong Pursuit race. For the first time, the French biathlete has won an Olympic gold medal, his goal since four years. His teammate Jean-Guillaume Béatrix has taken the bronze. He had signed his first World Cup few weeks ago.
*The quote of the champion
“This gold medal, it’s the last thing I missed. I wanted it during my career and it was not possible to stop without this medal. Even if I still have some pages to write, I write a nice story yesterday.”
*The number: 1
Martin Fourcade is the first Pyrenean to win an Olympic title in the history of the Games.
Martin Fourcade’s Olympic Games in video (RMC SPORT)
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