The ultimate day of the Winter Olympics on Sunday can have an abbreviated schedule, with solely 5 medal occasions, all happening in the course of the night hours on Saturday in the USA.
Mikaela Shiffrin has a final probability for a medal within the Alpine snowboarding staff occasion, which was delayed a day due to excessive winds. However the coed U.S. staff faces robust competitors from the deep squads of Austria, Switzerland and Norway.
The men’s hockey final matches the defending champion, Russia, a pre-Video games favourite in a event with out N.H.L. gamers, towards Finland, which has been surprisingly stable all through the event and is in search of its first gold medal within the sport.
There’s additionally a last in ladies’s curling, because the veteran Scottish skip Eve Muirhead goes for her first gold medal. Britain’s opponent, Japan, has already assured itself of its first curling silver medal. It’s going to attempt to go one higher and switch that into its first gold.