Dutch speed skater Sven Kramer raced into the record books on Sunday by winning his third consecutive Olympic gold medal in the men's 5,000 metres.
"I started a bit slower... but I really could continue".
Canadian Ted-Jan Bloemen got the silver while Norway's Sverre Lunde Pedersen took home bronze when it was determined that Bloemen finished ahead by two thousandths of a second. "But overall I'm really happy and really proud to be on the podium and it's a really big reward for my whole team".
Bloemen and Pedersen could only be separated by two-hundredths of a second after they fought out a tremendous battle in their heat.
"It's nice to be here, it's nice to make history but now I'm really going to try and recover as soon as possible from this and I'm looking forward to the next competition".
Turkish troops killed in deadliest day of Kurdish offensive
Meanwhile, Turkish officials said the leaders of Turkey, Russia and Iran will meet in Istanbul to discuss peace efforts for Syria. The two presidents have not spoken in years and often rely on Russian Federation to mediate the issues between their nations.
Kramer's first-ever Olympic medal was silver at the Torino 2006 Games, where he also won bronze as a member of the team pursuit. Clocking in at 6:09.76 on Sunday, Kramer beat his own Olympic record set four years ago by exactly one second, reports Efe.
The Dutch-born Bloemen holds world records in the 5,000 (6.01.86) and 10,000 (12:36.30), erasing marks set by Kramer.
The Olympic 10,000 metres is set for February 15 with the team pursuit February 21.
Kramer is chasing Finland's Clas Thunberg and American Eric Heiden, who both have won five Olympic speed skating golds.
Sending Zavier Simpson to the line multiple times, they tried to get back into the game by trading buckets for missed free throws. The Wolverines cooled off after the break, but by then the damage was done. 3 Badgers in 2014 the only other win in that stretch.
Now according to the early reports, the film has already crossed 35 crores mark at the box office in its opening weekend. They refused to have anything to do with it, arguing that such films threaten Islamic culture and history.
It could prompt the Federal Reserve to raise interest rates at a faster pace, which would act as a brake on the economy. At the same time, higher interest rates can make investment alternatives to stocks, such as bonds, more attractive.
The visit came amid escalating tensions of the two North Atlantic Treaty Organisation allies over Turkey's attack in Afrin, Syria. Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan announced earlier that a military helicopter was "downed" in the Afrin operation.
Bhagwat had said that the RSS was neither a military nor a para military organisation adding that it was like a " parivarik sangathan " (family organisation) where 'discipline is practised like the army'.
This isn't the first time that the North Korean team has missed out on free devices from long-time Olympics sponsor Samsung. A USA official, speaking on condition of anonymity, said more important would be how Pyongyang behaves after the Olympics.
At the moment, Kendrick Lamar , Anthony Tiffith , Disney, and Dave Meyers have all declined the NYT's request for comment. Unsatisfied with the proposed conditions, Viktor turned them down. " They're stealing from African artists ".
While not all users now have this feature, there's no saying whether or not it will even reach the majority of its users. Earlier, the alerts for screenshots were provided when someone would take a screenshot of a private direct message.
The airport authorities have urged all passengers to avoid travelling to the facility, through a Twitter post. The airport is cooperating fully with the Metropolitan Police, Royal Navy and London Borough of Newham.
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Basking in the plaudits, Musk said he hoped his demonstration would encourage countries and other companies to raise their sights. No matter that it is four years later than first promised, it still has a big lead over rival heavy-lift rockets.
Inconsistent in defense, Mina was a constant threat on set pieces in attack, almost scoring with a header in the second half. We can't be thinking about the absences of Barcelona and detracting from my team '.
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