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Wang Meng wins her 3rd gold in Vancouver

2010-02-27 14:55 BJT

Special Report: 2010 Vancouver Winter Olympic Games |


Chinese short track speed skater Wang Meng won her 3rd gold medal in the women's 1,000 meter final.

The win increases China's gold medal total to 5.

Katherine Reutter of the United States won the silver medal and Park Seung-hi of South Korea took the bronze.

China's Wang Meng (L) celebrates with her teammate Zhou Yang after the women's 1000m final of short track speed skating at the 2010 Winter Olympic Games in Vancouver, Canada, Feb. 26, 2010. Wang Meng won the gold medal with 1 minute and 29.213 seconds. (Xinhua/Yang Lei)
China's Wang Meng (L) celebrates with her teammate Zhou Yang after the 
women's 1000m final of short track speed skating at the 2010 Winter 
Olympic Games in Vancouver, Canada, Feb. 26, 2010. Wang Meng won the 
gold medal with 1 minute and 29.213 seconds. (Xinhua/Yang Lei)