Daviet’s Tears Worth more than Words after Stunning Victory


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An emotional Benjamin Daviet of France showed those watching around the world exactly how much coming first in the men's 7.5km, standing meant to him on Day 1.
While in tears after the finish, a more collected Daviet later shared some insight into the overwhelming feeling of victory after achieving a podium place at this level.
"…It's a lot of hard work and training to arrive here today. It was a wonderful race. I'm so, so happy about what happened today. It was perfect. It's just a dream come true for a competitor. I gave my all this year to get it and it’s just wonderful. I won because of really good skis and a good mind,” he said.
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