Paralympic Winter Games
9-18 March

PyeongChang 2018: Para ice hockey flash quotes day 6

Athletes' reactions after the semi-finals on Thursday in Gangneung 15 Mar 2018
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Two athletes playing Para ice hockey
ⒸJoel Marklund for OIS

Tyler McGregor (CAN)

"That is exactly what we came here for. Our team has not done it [won gold] since [Torino] 2006."

Liam Hickey (CAN)

"To have one more game to focus on is a special feeling and we want to win it for everybody back home as well as for ourselves.

"Right now we are excited we have a chance to play for gold. The nerves will probably start to kick in for me on game day and it will be super exciting."

Billy Bridges (CAN)

"To get this chance, I have realised after being in three semifinals where we have lost that it is rare to get to these games."

Lee Ji Hoon (KOR)

"We were struggling a bit in the first period. We played better in the second and third periods and the crowds helped us perform better as well.”

"We are very confident about the bronze medal game. We hope to develop as a powerhouse in ice hockey by winning the first medal in the Paralympics hosted by our home country.”

Lee Ju Seung (KOR)

"The whole team is in a positive mood. We always have a good crowd and the people are helping us perform better. We believe there will be good results if we go with the flow and stay strong.”

Seo Kwang Suk (KOR) - coach

"We will do everything we can to win the bronze medal."