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Shani Davis wins men's 1000-meter at Heerenveen World Cup meet

Shani Davis wins men's 1000-meter at Heerenveen World Cup meet

American speedskater Shani Davis edged Erben Wennemars and Beorn Nijenhuis to win the men's 1000 meters at a World Cup meet Saturday.
Davis won in 1 minute, 8.91 seconds. Wennemars was second with 1:08.98 and Dutch teammate Nijenhuis took third in 1:09.07.
Wennemars and Lee Kyou-hyuk are tied for first in the World Cup standings with 610 points. Davis is eighth with 320. Lee skipped the meet to race at the Asian Winter Games in Changchun, China.
In the men's 500, Pekka Koskela of Finland won in 35.26 seconds, 0.05 ahead of American speedskater Tucker Fredricks. Dmitry Lobkov of Russia was third in 35.46.
In the women's 1000, Cindy Klassen of Canada won in 1 minute, 16.53 seconds. Anni Friesinger of Germany was second in 1:16.70 and Chiara Simionato of Italy took third in 1:17.23.
In the women's 500, Jenny Wolf of Germany was first in 38.16 seconds. Svetlana Kaykan of Russia timed 38.62 and Annette Gerritsen of the Netherlands clocked 38.99 to claim bronze.


Updated : 2021-05-14 20:05 GMT+08:00