原大智が銅メダル。男子モーグル史上初、平昌オリンピック日本初のメダル

82.19点で銅メダルに。
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平昌オリンピックは、フリースタイル男子モーグルの決勝が2月12日にあり、初出場の原大智(20=日大)が82.19点で銅メダルに輝いた。今大会では日本選手団初のメダルだ。

PYEONGCHANG-GUN, SOUTH KOREA - FEBRUARY 12: Daichi Hara of Japan competes in the Freestyle Skiing Men's Moguls Final on day three of the PyeongChang 2018 Winter Olympic Games at Phoenix Snow Park on February 12, 2018 in Pyeongchang-gun, South Korea. (Photo by Cameron Spencer/Getty Images)
PYEONGCHANG-GUN, SOUTH KOREA - FEBRUARY 12: Daichi Hara of Japan competes in the Freestyle Skiing Men's Moguls Final on day three of the PyeongChang 2018 Winter Olympic Games at Phoenix Snow Park on February 12, 2018 in Pyeongchang-gun, South Korea. (Photo by Cameron Spencer/Getty Images)
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PYEONGCHANG-GUN, SOUTH KOREA - FEBRUARY 12: Daichi Hara of Japan competes in the Freestyle Skiing Men's Moguls Final on day three of the PyeongChang 2018 Winter Olympic Games at Phoenix Snow Park on February 12, 2018 in Pyeongchang-gun, South Korea. (Photo by Cameron Spencer/Getty Images)
PYEONGCHANG-GUN, SOUTH KOREA - FEBRUARY 12: Daichi Hara of Japan competes in the Freestyle Skiing Men's Moguls Final on day three of the PyeongChang 2018 Winter Olympic Games at Phoenix Snow Park on February 12, 2018 in Pyeongchang-gun, South Korea. (Photo by Cameron Spencer/Getty Images)
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PYEONGCHANG-GUN, SOUTH KOREA - FEBRUARY 12: Daichi Hara of Japan competes in the Freestyle Skiing Men's Moguls Final on day three of the PyeongChang 2018 Winter Olympic Games at Phoenix Snow Park on February 12, 2018 in Pyeongchang-gun, South Korea. (Photo by Clive Rose/Getty Images)
PYEONGCHANG-GUN, SOUTH KOREA - FEBRUARY 12: Daichi Hara of Japan competes in the Freestyle Skiing Men's Moguls Final on day three of the PyeongChang 2018 Winter Olympic Games at Phoenix Snow Park on February 12, 2018 in Pyeongchang-gun, South Korea. (Photo by Clive Rose/Getty Images)
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PYEONGCHANG-GUN, SOUTH KOREA - FEBRUARY 12: (L-R) Silver medalist Matt Graham of Australia, gold medalist Mikael Kingsbury of Canada and bronze medalist Daichi Hara of Japan pose during the victory ceremony for the Freestyle Skiing Men's Moguls Final on day three of the PyeongChang 2018 Winter Olympic Games at Phoenix Snow Park on February 12, 2018 in Pyeongchang-gun, South Korea. (Photo by David Ramos/Getty Images)
PYEONGCHANG-GUN, SOUTH KOREA - FEBRUARY 12: (L-R) Silver medalist Matt Graham of Australia, gold medalist Mikael Kingsbury of Canada and bronze medalist Daichi Hara of Japan pose during the victory ceremony for the Freestyle Skiing Men's Moguls Final on day three of the PyeongChang 2018 Winter Olympic Games at Phoenix Snow Park on February 12, 2018 in Pyeongchang-gun, South Korea. (Photo by David Ramos/Getty Images)
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フリースタイルでの日本のメダル獲得は、女子モーグルの里谷多英(98年長野[金]、02年ソルトレークシティー[銅])に続く2人目。男子モーグルでは史上初のメダル獲得となった。

優勝は86.63点のミカエル・キングズベリー(カナダ)。2位は82.57点のマット・グレアム(オーストラリア)だった。