Group USA brings home the gold!
The United States ladies’ ice hockey group beat Canada 3-2 in the 2018 Olympics title matchup in Pyeongchang, South Korea, on Wednesday. An objective by Jocelyne Lamoureux-Davidson in the 6th round of the sudden demise extra time shootout, which kept going 20 minutes, gave the U.S. its triumph.
This was the primary gold decoration for the U.S. since 1998, when the main ladies’ hockey competition in Olympic history was played in Nagano, Japan.
Similarly as cool? This win went ahead of the commemoration of the Miracle on Ice when the U.S. men’s hockey group beat the Soviet Union amid the 1980 Winter Olympics in Lake Placid, New York.
The United States and Canada have been amazingly overwhelming since ladies’ hockey turned out to be a piece of the Olympics. The two groups are the main ones to have earned gold decorations in the game, with Canada winning gold in the last four, while the Americans brought home silver in everything except the 2006 matchup.
Celebs like Olivia Munn, Elizabeth Banks, and Leslie Jones, and also a few of the U.S. group’s kindred Olympians like the Shibutani kin, were bounty eager to luxuriate in the win close by the elated U.S. competitors.
The decoration service had similarly the same number of individuals chatting on Twitter as the win itself did, as one Canadian player took her silver award off seconds after it was set around her neck.
Congrats to the U.S. ladies’ group on their huge win!
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