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Sochi recap: Speedskating, women’s 1500 meters

Date: 16 – Feb Sport: Speedskating Event:Women’s 1500m SportsMyriad projections: Ireen Wüst (Netherlands), Lotte van Beek, (Netherlands), Bronze: Brittany Bowe (USA) Medalists: Jorien Ter Mors (Netherlands), Irene Wüst (Netherlands...

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Sochi recap: Speedskating, men’s 1500 meters

It took 3000th of a second after a tie, to see Poland clinch a rare victory over Netherland! Date: 15-Feb Sport: Men’s 1500m Speedskating Medalists: Zbigniew  Brodka (Poland), Koen Verweij (Netherland), Danny Morrison (Canada) SportsMyriad pro...

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Sochi recap: Speedskating, women’s 1,000 meters

China’s Zhang Hong 25, won Gold in the women’s 1,000m speedskating. This was, remarkably, China’s first gold in the Winter Olympic event. Date: 13-Feb Sport: Speedskating Medalists: Zhang Hong (China), Irene Wust (Netherlands), Marg...

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Sochi recap: Speedskating, men’s 500 meters

A Dutch sweep, with the Mulder twins taking two of the three medal places. Date: 10-Feb Sport: Speedskating Event: Men’s 500 meters Medalists: Michel Mulder 69.312 (Netherlands), Jan Smeekens 69.324 (Netherlands), Ronald Mulder 69.46 (Netherla...

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Sochi recap: Speedskating, women’s 3,000 meters

Date: 9 – Feb Sport: Speedskating Event: Women’s 3,000 meters Medalists: Irene Wüst 4:00:34 (Netherlands), Martina Sablikova 4:01:95 (Czech Republic), Olga Graf 4:03:47 (Russia) SportsMyriad projections: Martina Sablikova (Czech Repub...

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Sochi Recap: Speedskating, men’s 500 meters

The Orange Country (The Netherlands) had a clean sweep of the 5000m speed skating today. Sochi saw Sven Kramer prove his mettle by winning the contest back to back. Clocking 6.10.76 seconds, he broke his own Olympic record to achieve the … Co...

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SportsMyriad Sochi crew: Magnusanthony Amaeshi

My name is Magnusanthony Amaeshi. I was born into a family of fifteen in Ngugo, Ikeduru in eastern Nigeria. Being a prince, my father was entitled to marry more than one wife! He did so despite a tinge of western … Continue reading →...

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