Canada’s Kim Boutin wins bronze in women’s 1,500 metre short track speedskating
Canadian short-track speedskater Kim Boutin has her second bronze medal of the 2018 Pyeongchang Winter Games after finishing third in the women’s 1,500 metres.
Boutin, from Sherbrooke, Que., came through a crowded seven-skater field to claim the bronze in a time of two minutes, 25.834 seconds.
South Korea’s Choi Minjeong won gold while Li Jinyu of China took silver.
Marianne St-Gelais of Saint-Felicien, Que., failed to qualify for the final after she was penalized in her semifinal.
Boutin won her first ever Olympic medal on Tuesday when she took bronze in the women’s 500.
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