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Elise Christie crashes out of speed skating final at Winter Olympics

Briton hits the ice in dramatic 500m short-track finalIn pictures: the best images from day four of the GamesBritain’s Elise Christie suffered yet more Olympic heartbreak as her dreams of a medal in the women’s 500m short track speed skating ended in tears after she crashed in a thrilling final. Precisely four years to the day after the British short track speedskater had a 500m silver medal ripped from her grasp by a controversial judges’ decision in Sochi, the 27-year from Livingston was once again deprived of the one thing...

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Published By: theguardian.com - Tuesday, 13 February