KIEV. 12 Feb. UNN. In races of the speed skating sport in the 1,500 meters for women decided the three winners of the winter Olympics-2018, informs UNN.

The victory went to 31-year-old Dutch Irene Wust, who showed the time 1 minute and 54,35 seconds. Just 0.2 seconds behind Japanese Miho Takagi. The bronze medal went to another athlete from the Netherlands Marrit Lenstra (1: 55,26 min).

Earlier, Wust four times winner at the Olympic games on a distance of length of 3,000 m in Turin 2006, at 1500 in Vancouver in 2010, and for 3,000 m and in the national team of Holland in the team race in Sochi. In addition, on account of its 4 silver and 1 bronze medals, and 10 world Championships medals and 4 European Championships.

Additionally, additionally, Ukraine will not be represented at the Olympics in Pyeongchang representatives of ice-skating.

As reported UNN, canadian freestyler Kingsbury won at the Olympic games.