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Sport Canadian speedskater gets social media threats after controversial race

16:06  14 february  2018
16:06  14 february  2018 Source:   usatoday.com

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One poster simply commented with series of knife emojis. Boutin has since made her social media accounts private. Canada 's Kim Boutin receives death Fans of the South Korean skater on social media pointed out that Boutin also appeared to push Choi at one point in the finals. It is so unfair that

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even death threats on social media after she was awarded the bronze medal when a South Korean was disqualified in the 500-metre race at the Pyeongchang Olympics. Snowboarder Mark McMorris says he’s less stressed about competition after a crash left him with life-threatening injuries last March.

Boutin initially placed fourth in the photo-finish final but was bumped up to the bronze medal spot after judge’s disqualified South Korea’s Choi Min-jeong for interference. Choi would have finished in the silver medal spot.

Bronze medalist Kim Boutin fights back tears during the medal ceremony for the Ladies' 500m Short Track Speed Skating in PyeongChang. © Andreas Rentz/Getty Images Bronze medalist Kim Boutin fights back tears during the medal ceremony for the Ladies' 500m Short Track Speed Skating in PyeongChang. The Canadian's Instagram was immediately flooded with thousands of angry and even menacing messages from those who thought Choi was wronged.

"Aren't you ashamed to have cheated in the last Olympic Games?" one person posted. "If I find you, you will die," another wrote. One poster simply commented with series of knife emojis.

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Canadian Speedskater Kim Boutin Receives Death Threats . The Canadian Olympic Committee released a statement saying safety is the top priority and they are working closely to ensure that.

#olympics2018 #PyeongChang2018 w h y is choi minjung getting a penalty when kim boutin pushed her? are the judges and refs blind or what? pic.twitter.com/bZzMUgCu7v. Unfortunately, she’s not the first athlete to make a profile private due to a controversy .

Boutin has since made her social media accounts private.

“The health, safety and security of all our team members is our top priority and as such we are working closely with Speed Skating Canada, our security personnel and the RCMP,” Canada's Olympic Committee said in statement.

Fans of the South Korean skater on social media pointed out that Boutin also appeared to push Choi at one point in the finals.

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