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S. Korean Men's Short Track Team Sweeps Individual Titles at World Cup Finals

Write: 2019-02-11 14:13:23Update: 2019-02-11 14:20:34

S. Korean Men's Short Track Team Sweeps Individual Titles at World Cup Finals

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South Korea's men's short track speed skating team has sweeped individual titles at the International Skating Union's World Cup finals in Turin, Italy.

Olympic champion Lim Hyo-jun won the gold medal in the 500-meter race Sunday, crossing the finish line in 41-point-314 seconds.

His teammate Kim Gun-woo, who won the previous day's one-thousand-500-meter competition finished in second place at 41-point-666 seconds.

Olympic silver medalist Hwang Dae-heon, who had won Saturday's 500-meter race grabbed his second gold medal in the one-thousand-meter competition Sunday with a time of one minute and 27-point-257 seconds.

In the women's individual events, Olympic champion Choi Min-jeong won the silver medal in the one-thousand-meter event, finishing the race at one minute and 32-point-814 seconds.

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