Russian Danila Semerikov took first place in the 5000 m at the stage of the world Cup speed skating Heerenveen in the Dutch.

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  • RIA Novosti

Russian skater reached the finish line in 6 minutes of 8.96 seconds.

Second place went to Dutchman Patrick rust. The top three winners locked his compatriot Sven Kramer.

Russians Alexander Rumyantsev and Sergey Trofimov took sixth and seventh places respectively.

Earlier it was reported that Ekaterina Shikhova won the bronze medal in the 1000m at the stage of KM in the Netherlands.