Medal Tally Olympics 2014: Updated Results for Each Event from Day 7

Use your ← → (arrow) keys to browse more stories
Medal Tally Olympics 2014: Updated Results for Each Event from Day 7
Alexis Boichard/Agence Zoom/Getty Images

The Winter Olympics continued to roll on this Friday, with several athletes acquiring a new loved one in a precious medal on Valentine's Day.

Six medal events occurred on Day 7, capping off an intense week of Olympic action in Sochi. Norway and the United States enter the weekend holding a slight lead in the overall medal count, but Germany leads the way with seven first-place finishes.

None of the top nations experienced particularly fruitful days. Instead, Switzerland got in the game by capturing two gold medals and one silver.

Dario Cologna's victory in the cross-country skiing 15-kilometer was not much of a stunner. The three-time medalist won the 15-kilometer freestyle in 2010. Afterwards, the 27-year-old embodied the Olympic spirit by waiting 28 minutes to welcome last-place finisher Roberto Carcelen. From Business Insider's Cork Gaines:

Carcelen (bib no. 92), who finished 87th, crossed the finish line and was first greeted by Dachhiri Sherpa of Nepal (bib no. 91), who finished 86th in the event. And then, to the likely surprise of everybody, Cologna appeared, still carrying his skis, to greet both competitors with a handshake. What a great moment and what the Olympics should be all about.

In a surprise outcome, Sandro Viletta became the first Swiss competitor to win an alpine skiing event. The 28-year-old beat out many stars expected to thrive, including France's Alexis Pinturault and the United States' Bode Miller and Ted Ligety.

Failing to medal in the event, Miller was the U.S.' highest finisher at sixth place.

Belarus' Darya Domracheva won her second medal of the week, this time taking gold in the biathlon's 15-kilometer individual. She finished 1 minute and 15.7 seconds ahead of silver-medal winner Selina Gasparin.

After setting a world record in the figure skating short program, Japan's Yuzuru Hanyu finished the job by earning the highest score in the free skate. The 19-year-old won his first Olympic gold medal over Canada's Patrick Chan. 

The U.S. didn't come away completely empty-handed on Friday. Noelle Pikus-Pace grabbed silver in the women's skeleton. It was a tough road to Sochi for Pikus-Pace, who had a miscarriage after the 2010 Olympics and combated multiple injuries throughout her career.

NBC producer R.J. Rico captured her celebrating her big day with her family, who have traveled with her throughout the Games.

After another eventful day in Sochi, here are the results.

 

Alpine Skiing: Men's Super Combined

Results
Rank Name Country Time
Gold Sandro Viletta Switzerland 2:45.20
Silver Ivica Kostelić Croatia 2:45:54
Bronze Christof Innerhofer Italy 2:45:67

Sochi2014.com

 

Biathlon: Women's Individual

Results
Rank Name Country Time
Gold Darya Domracheva Belarus 49:19.6
Silver Selina Gasparin Switzerland 44:35.3
Bronze Nadezhda Skardino Belarus 44:57.8

Sochi2014.com

 

Cross-Country: Men's Classic

Results
Rank Name Country Time
Gold Dario Cologna Switzerland 38:29.7
Silver Johan Olsson Sweden 38:58.2
Bronze Daniel Richardsson Sweden 39:08.5

Sochi2014.com

 

Curling (Men's Qualification)

Results
Winner Score Loser
Sweden 6-5 China
United States 8-5 Germany
Canada 10-4 Norway
Great Britain 8-6 Denmark
Russia 7-6 United States
China 7-5 Norway
Germany 8-7 Switzerland

Sochi2014.com

 

Curling (Women's Qualification)

Results
Winner Score Loser
China 11-3 South Korea
Great Britain 12-3 Japan
Denmark 9-2 United States
Russia 6-3 Switzerland

Sochi2014.com

 

Figure Skating: Men's Free Skate

Results
Rank Name Country Score
Gold Yuzuru Hanyu Japan 280.09
Silver Patrick Chan Canada 275.62
Bronze Denis Ten Kazakhstan 255.10

Sochi2014.com

 

Freestyle Skiing: Ladies' Aerials

Results
Rank Name Country Jump 1 Jump 2 Jump 3
Gold Alla Tsuper Belarus 99.18 88.50 98.01
Silver Mengato Xu China 90.65 101.08 83.50
Bronze Lydia Lassila Australia 95.76 99.22 72.12

Sochi2014.com

 

Men's Ice Hockey

Results
Group B
Czech Republic 4 Latvia 2
Sweden 1 Switzerland 0
Group C
Canada 6 Austria 0
Finland 1 Norway 1

Sochi2014.com

 

Men's Skeleton (Runs 1 and 2)

Results
Rank Name Country Run 1 Run 2
1 Alexander Tretiakov Russia 55.95 56.04
2 Martins Dukurs Latvia 56.18 56.37
3 John Daly United States 56.91 56.67
4 Matthew Antoine United States 56.89 56.95
5 Sergei Chudinov Russia 56.98 57.04
6 Tomass Dukurs Latvia 57.03 57.06
7 Frank Rommel Germany 57.19 56.95
8 John Fairbairn Canada 57.34 56.92
9 Kristan Bromley Great Britain 57.24 57.02
10 Dominic Edward Parsons Great Britain 57.23 57.17

Sochi2014.com

 

Women's Skeleton

Results
Rank Name Country Total Time
Gold Elizabeth Yarnold Great Britain 3:52.89
Silver Noelle Pikus-Pace United States 3:53:86
Bronze Elena Nikitina Russia 3:54:30

Sochi2014.com

 

 

Load More Stories

Team StreamTM

Out of Bounds

Olympics

Subscribe Now

We will never share your email address

Thanks for signing up.