Ufa native Semen Elistratov won another gold of World Cup Short-Track in USA
UFA, 6 November 2019. /Bashinform News Agency/ translated by Tatiana Aksyutina/.
The second gold medal of the World Cup Short Track in the USA was won by the Ufa athlete Semen Elistratov. He overcame the relay at a distance of 5000 meters in 6 minutes 43.662 seconds together with Daniil Eibog, Pavel Sitnikov, and Victor An, the Russian Ice Skaters Union reported.
The second place went to the South Korean national team, and Canadians got bronze medals.
The Russians won six medals at the first stage of the World Cup of the season: gold went to the teams in the mixed and men's relay races, as well as to Elistratov (1500 meters). At once two silver medals were won by Victor An (500 and 1000 meters), and bronze was won by Alexander Shulginov (1500 meters).
The next stage of the World Cup will be held in Montreal from November 9 to 10.