Sports journalists pick Darya Domracheva as Sochi best female athlete


Belarusian biathlete Darya Domracheva was announced the most successful sportswoman – she won three gold medals in Sochi (45% of votes). She is followed by Slovenian alpine skier Tina Maze (two gold medals, 21% of votes) and Norwegian skier Marit Bjørgen (three gold medals, 7% of votes), Pressball reports.

Norwegian biathlete Ole Einar Bjørndalen (2 gold medals, 28% of votes) was announced the best sportsman. He is followed by Russian short track speed skater Victor An (three gold and one bronze medal, 27% of votes) and Frenchman Martin Fourcade (two gold and one silver medals, 12% of votes).

Holland national men’s speed skating team became the best team (a gold medal in the team race).

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