China Wins Four Medals at Short Track World Championships

SOFIA – China won the silver medal in the men’s 5,000m relay at the Short Track Speed Skating World Championships here on Sunday, the country’s fourth medal in the competition.

In the last final of the three-day event, China crossed the finish line in seven minutes and 04.651 seconds. South Korea won the title in 7:04.292, and Hungary grabbed the bronze in 7:04.961.

In the women’s 3,000m relay, South Korea won the title in 4:13.904, followed by Russia in 4:14.353 and Canada in 4:14.984.

On Saturday, China won two silver and one bronze medals. Fan Kexin grabbed the silver medal in the women’s 500m, and the Olympic winner Wu Dajing won the silver medal and Ren Ziwei took the bronze in the men’s 500m competition.