Žan Košir wins second medal for Slovenia

Snowboarder Žan Košir won bronze in the parallel giant slalom in PyeongChang, his third Olympic medal and the second for Slovenia at this year's Winter Olympics.

Photo: Nebojša Tejić/STA

In the race for third place narrowly defeated Sylvain Dufour. The 33 year old Košir has become the eight Slovenian athlete to boast three Olympic medals, having won silver and bronze in Sochi for yours ago.

Gold medallist Nevin Galmarini from Switzerland flanked by silver medallist Lee Sang-ho from South Korea and bronze medallist Zan Kosir from Slovenia. Photo: Stanko Gruden/STA

Text by Tanja Glogovčan
Source: STA