French ice dancer Gabriella Papadakis suffers wardrobe malfunction at Olympics
French ice dancer Gabriella Papadakis had her breast exposed to millions of Winter Olympics viewers worldwide after suffering a wardrobe malfunction during her routine.
During PyeongChang 2018 Winter Olympic Games at Gangneung Ice Arena on Monday (Feb. 19) the The 22-year-old skater’s glittering emerald costume had come unhooked at the neckline, and her left breast was exposed live on television.
Papadakis tried in vain to cover up and eventually managed to clip her top back together. However she and her partner Guillaume Cizeron – who are renowned as two of the best dancers on the planet – kept their cool, reattached the hook before continuing and finishing second with a score of 81.93.
Papadakis took the unfortunate situation in good spirits and said: “I felt it right away and prayed. It was pretty distracting. My worst nightmare at the Olympics. I told myself ‘you have to keep going’.”
And that’s what they did, delivering a great performance on Ed Sheeran’s music. Have you missed the scene? You can watch it below.