Pollard just misses finals
Bunbury’s Sean Pollard has just missed out on qualifying for the quarter finals of the Winter Paralympics snowboard cross, finishing 0.13 of a second behind Italian Jacopo Luchini in PyeongChang.
Pollard, 26, qualified seventh for the 1/8 finals after runs of 1:06.57 and 1:04.03 in the solo qualifiers, before falling just behind Luchini in his first one-on-one race.
The former footballer will now prepare for the banked slalom event on Friday.
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