Slovakia’s Elena Kaliska wins gold in the women’s kayak slalom

Slovakia’s Elena Kaliska won the gold medal in women’s kayak, slalom event at the Beijing Olympic Games. Australia’s Jacqueline Lawrence took the silver and Austria’s Violetta Oblinger Peters won the bronze.

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