Elise Christie breaks down in tears on live TV after Winter Olympics CRASH in 500m final
Christie was trying to barge through to third place on the penultimate lap of the women's 500m speed skating final at the Gangneung Ice Arena in Pyeongchang.
But she appeared to catch Canadian Kim Boudin and toppled to the ice, crashing into the barriers.
ELISE CHRISTIE CRASH VIDEO: WATCH MOMENT BRIT CRASHED OUT WINTER OLYMPICS
Christie’s close friend Chemmy Alcott appeared to be fighting back tears in her role as a BBC pundit.
But it was all too much for 27-year-old Christie who couldn’t hide her emotions in an interview minutes after the disaster.
A distraught Christie said: "I was... read more
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