Ended the short program of the Olympic tournament of figure skaters (pairs). Leading Chinese athletes Wanting sui and Han Cong. The result of 82.39 points.
In the second place the Russians Evgenia Tarasova and Vladimir Morozov (81.68), the third — Canadians Megan Duhamel and Eric Redford (76.82).
Unexpectedly successfully made a pair from the DPRK Eye Tae-OK and Kim Yu Sik. Typing 69.40 points, the North Koreans took 11-th place, and will continue to struggle.
The Israelis Paige Conners and Eugene krasnopolskiy scored 60.35 points (19th place) and was eliminated from the competition.