Kim Gil-li wins the 1,500m gold medal at the Short Track World Cup in Seoul

The women’s relay also won a silver medal and ranked first in the overall rankings. Park Ji-won and Seo Yi-ra, 1,500m and 500m respectively Slipped men’s relay no medal

Short track Kim Gil-li wins 1,500m

Taegeukgi after Kim Gil-li (4) won the gold medal in the final of the women’s 1,500m second race at the 4th International Skating Union (ISU) Short Track World Cup held at the Mokdong Ice Rink in Yangcheon-gu, Seoul on the afternoon of the 17th. is shaking.

Short track ‘Next Generation Ace’ backed by the enthusiastic support of home fans Kim Gil-li (Seongnam City Hall) won gold medals again in the women’s 1,500m at the World Cup held in her hometown.

Gilly Kim was the first to cross the finish line with a time of 2 minutes 23.746 seconds in the final of the women’s 1,500m second race of the 4th competition of the 2023-2024 International Skating Union (ISU) World Cup held at the Mokdong Ice Rink in Yangcheon-gu, Seoul on the 17th.

Kim Gil-li, who came in first place in the first race the day before, swept two gold medals in the women’s 1,500m at this competition.

Kim Gil-li, ranked number one in the world, took advantage of the gap at the back in the early stages of the race.

With 12 laps remaining, Haner Desmut of the Netherlands suddenly took a huge lead with a spurt, but Shim Seok-hee (Seoul City Hall), who also competed, narrowed the gap and was leading the race with 6 laps remaining.

Meanwhile, Gilly Kim moved up the rankings one step at a time, and took advantage of the outcourse with three laps left to rise to first place.

Kim Gil-li, who later increased his speed, maintained his position until the end and won the gold medal.

Shim Seok-hee ranked 5th.

Seo Hwi-min (Korea University) failed to advance to the finals as he did not place in the top two of his group in the semifinals.

Shim Seok-hee ‘Do your best’

Kim Gil-li, along with Lee So-yeon (Sports Toto), Seo Hwi-min, and Shim Seok-hee, also won a silver medal in the women’s 3,000m final with a time of 4 minutes, 10.607 seconds.

In Korea, which was running in 4th place, Lee So-yeon used her touch timing to rise to 3rd place, and with 4 laps left, Shim Seok-hee was pushed out of the struggle and fell to last place again.

However, Kim Gil-li, who was the final runner, rode the out-course in the last lap and showed a tremendous run, crossing the finish line in second place after the Netherlands (4 minutes, 10.181 seconds).

Gilly Kim accumulated 865 overall ranking points with two gold medals and one silver medal in this competition, further widening the gap with second place Christine Santos-Griswold (USA, 805 points).

The ISU selects first place overall for both men and women based on their performance in the 1st to 6th World Cup competitions and awards a special trophy, the Crystal Glove.

The 5th (Germany) and 6th (Poland) Short Track World Cup competitions will be held in February next year. 카지노사이트

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