Winter Olympics: Australia’s Britt Cox, Jakara Anthony make women’s moguls superfinal but miss medals

Australia's Jakara Anthony in action in women's moguls finals in the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics.

Two Australian women have made the final six of the women’s moguls at the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics, but Britt Cox and Jakara Anthony have finished out of the medals in a tight finish.

Anthony produced a surprise performance to take fourth spot, 2.05 points out of bronze medal position, while Cox came fifth, a further 0.27 points back.

France’s Perrine Laffont took the gold medal, ahead of Sochi champion Justine Dufour-Lapointe and Kazakhstan’s Yulia Galysheva.

Cox, the 2017 world women’s moguls champion from Mount Beauty in Victoria produced a first run in 29.19 seconds to score 75.79 points, which was good enough for fifth spot and make the first cut from 20 competitors to 12.

via Winter Olympics: Australia’s Britt Cox, Jakara Anthony make women’s moguls superfinal but miss medals – ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)