China beat Switzerland!Badexin: Ling Zhi is in good physical condition and was partnered with three months ago
The mixed doubles curling competition of the 2022 Beijing Winter Olympic Games kicked off at the National Aquatics Center ice Cube on Feb 2, Beijing time.China’s Fan Suyuan and Ling Zhi took on Switzerland’s Yanne Perrett and Martin Rios in the first round robin.This game is also the debut of the entire Chinese Winter Olympic delegation.Finally Ling Zhi, Fan Su yuan through the bureau 7-6 knockout opponents.Badxin, who teamed with Wang Rui to win the fourth place in the 2018 Pyeongchang Winter Olympics in mixed doubles, said that The Young Chinese athlete beat her rivals outright.”From four-a-side curling to two-a-side curling, athletes have to take on more responsibilities. Men have to clean and throw at the same time, which increases the pressure, while women have higher physical requirements,” Badxin said, noting that mixed doubles curling is more compact than four-a-side curling, which is a physical challenge for athletes.He revealed that today’s two Chinese athletes are very young, and only became partners in the trials three months ago, the cooperation time is relatively short.Before the competition, Badexin predicted that Ling Zhi and Fan Suyuan would give everyone a surprise. “I am very familiar with both athletes,” Badexin said. “Ling Zhi trains with me and is my junior teacher.He trains very hard and has good physical fitness. Fansu yuan is also improving very fast and throwing ability is good.After the match, Badxin said that he did not show any hurry in the face of the last Chinese silver medalist, which can be said to be a complete victory over the Swiss team. “I hope they can make persistent efforts to maintain this momentum and continue to impress us in the future matches,” Badxin finally said.