Sweden’s Kalla wins first gold medal of 2018 Winter Olympics

Charlotte Kalla

Charlotte Kalla of Sweden has won the first gold medal at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang.

The result was announced on the Pyeongchang Olympics twitter handle @pyeongchang2018 on Saturday.

Kalla participated in the cross-country skiing event for ladies where Norway’s Marit Bjoergen and Finland’s Krista Parmakoski received silver and bronze medals respectively.

The tournament which began on Friday will end on Feb. 25.

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