Speed skating: Ter Mors wins 1,500m in another Dutch sweep

Reuters News
Posted: Feb 16, 2014 10:36 AM

SOCHI, Russia (Reuters) - Jorien ter Mors of Netherlands won the women's 1,500 meters speed skating title in an Olympic record time at the Adler Arena on Sunday.

Ter Mors clocked one minute, 53.51 seconds. Defending champion Ireen Wust of Netherlands claimed silver and Lotte Van Beek of Netherlands.

(Reporting by Patrick Johnston; Editing by Peter Rutherford)