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Wang Meng of China wins gold in women's 500-meter short-track speedskating event

February 17, 2010 |  7:33 pm


Wang Meng of China won her second consecutive Olympic gold medal in women's 500-meter short track.

Canada's Marianne St-Gelais won silver. Arianna Fontana of Italy earned the bronze.

No U.S. skater advanced to the final.

-- Houston Mitchell in Vancouver, Canada

Photo: Wang Meng. Credit: Mark Baker, AP.