Wardrobe malfunction: 22-year-old Gabriella Papadakis suffers nip slip at PyeongChang

Wardrobe malfunction: 22-year-old Gabriella Papadakis suffers nip slip at PyeongChang

French ice dancer, Gabriella Papadakis, suffered what she called a "worst nightmare" after exposing her chest to millions of viewers at the ongoing Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea. As Papadakis and partner Guillaume Cizeron began their scorching Latin routine to Ed Sheeran music, the clasp holding her green-and-gold sequined dress together came undone.

The famous ice skater, Gabriella Papadakis, was shocked after she faced an embarrassing wardrobe malfunction while performing her ice dance along with her partner.

"In the first 20-30 seconds, this hook came undone", Min said after the short dance on Monday, pointing at the top of her flaming scarlet costume.

"It's a little bit frustrating to know that it's not because of something that we did", Cizeron said. "But I am proud that we managed to achieve [what we did], despite this kind of difficulty". They won a silver medal for their performance in the free skate, trailing only Canada's Scott Moir and Tessa Virtue in score.

It was the second wardrobe mishap during the skating program at the PyeongChang Games. Rather than make a scene or rush off the ice to save face, the Olympian did what any champion would do - she put it behind her and finished the performance, embarrassment be damned. "Her swinging short program ... was threatening to go down in history alongside Janet Jackson's infamous wardrobe malfunction during her halftime performance at the Super Bowl".

However, Papadakis appeared to be nearly in tears when she spoke to reporters after the routine. "I told myself, 'I don't have a choice".

Papadakis seemed satisfied with how well she kept her composure, but Cizeron was critical of the judges, believing that they were punished for the wardrobe malfunction. They were the first to break 200 total points in an ice dancing competition, achieving the score in the 2017 Cup of China in Beijing, China, according to Papadakis's Winter Olympics profile. The French skater, however, kept a fearless face on and finished her routine, using one hand to avoid her dress from slipping down again.

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