Russian Bobsledder Celebrates 4th Place Finish With Subtle Middle Finger Salute

Russian salute

While finishing fourth place in the 2-Man Bobsled, or any Olympic event for that matter, is more than respectable, it’s hard to fault Alexander Kasjanov for being a little chippy considering he fell short of medaling by a mere three-tenths of a second.

Glass half-full? The Russia-1 team took home gold.

But no, his nose was not itchy. In English, Kasjanov means calculated.

Russian bobsledder middle finger

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[photo via @CorkGaines]

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