Oksana Shyshkova brings fifth gold for Ukraine at 2018 Winter Paralympics

Oksana Shyshkova brings fifth gold for Ukraine at 2018 Winter Paralympics

Oksana Shyshkova has brought the fifth gold medal for Ukraine at the XII Paralympic Winter Games 2018 in PyeongChang (South Korea).

Shyshkova won the gold medal in the women's 10 km biathlon event among visually impaired athletes, Ukrinform reports.

On the fourth day of the Winter Paralympics, Taras Rad also became the Paralympic champion, Ihor Reptiukh and Oleksandr Kazik took silver, Liudmyla Liashenko and Yuriy Utkin won the bronze medal (all in biathlon).

Ukraine's national team has already won 15 medals - five gold, four silver and six bronze.

The 2018 Winter Paralympics will be held until March 18.


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