Breakthrough!China’s golden boy won the seventh place, rewriting the history of Chinese men’s speed skating, has become a record crusher

2022-05-12 0 By

Ning Zhongyan, nicknamed “China’s golden boy”, won the men’s 1500m speed skating gold medal at the National Speed Skating Hall ice Ribbon.Despite his failure to win a medal, Ning achieved the best performance by a Chinese man in this event at the Winter Olympics.Before the Games, China had won 13 gold MEDALS at the Winter Olympics.The speed skating team was dwarfed by the short track speed skating team, which won only one gold medal.After the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics, Ning Zhongyan became the biggest discovery of The Chinese speed skating team.In the 2019-20 season, Ning finished second in the 1,000m in Belarus, the first leg of the World Cup, breaking China’s medal drought in the event.Later, Ning zhongyan won the gold medal in the 1,500 meters in Kazakhstan and broke the course record.This is the first time Ning Zhongyan won the World Cup gold medal, but also the first time Chinese athletes won the World Cup gold medal in this event.What is more important is that Ning chung-am won the gold medal after beating Dutch Olympic champion Neuss, who started in the same group.At the World Championships in February 2020, Ning and his teammates won the silver medal in the men’s short distance team sprint, the only medal for China at the world Championships.Ning zhongyan was fourth in the 1,500m, but he set a new national record and personal best with a time of 1:42.333.Ning has done even better this season, winning three gold MEDALS and two silver MEDALS in four Speed skating World Cups and three gold MEDALS in the men’s 1,500m, men’s 1,000m and men’s team pursuit.Ning chung-am has won one gold and two silvers in his three 1,500-meter appearances, followed by Kim Min-seok in Poland and Mandia in Salt Lake City.The 1,500-meter race was hotly contested at the Winter Olympics. In group 10, Krull of the Netherlands set a new Olympic record with a time of 1:43.55.The Dutch skater followed with a time of 1 minute 43.21 seconds, breaking another Olympic record.Ning Zhongyan entered the 14th group and finished in 1:45.28, ranking seventh.Its best Olympic finish before the Games was Critchley Liu’s 18th place finish in 1992.Despite missing the podium, Ning zhongyan still managed to make a breakthrough and set the best time ever for a Chinese athlete in the event.Ning zhongyan will also compete in the men’s 1,000m, group start and men’s team chase, which is expected to bring more surprises.