SOCHI, Russia, Feb. 21 (UPI) --
Victor Ahn of Russia won the Olympic gold medal Friday in the men's 500-meter short-track skating race.
Ahn, a native of South Korea, won his third medal in these Olympics, two of them being gold, and the seventh medal of his career. The first four came while he was representing South Korea.
Wu Dajing of China took the silver and the bronze went to Charle Cournoyer of Canada.
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