Semen Elistratov

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PYEONGCHANG /South Korea/, 10 Feb. /TASS./ Russian short-tremist semen Elistratov became the bronze medalist at the Olympic Games in Pyeongchang at a distance of 1500 m, is planning to celebrate winning the award and wants to sleep. About this athlete told reporters, answering a question of the correspondent of TASS .

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Saturday Elistratov won bronze in the 1,500 m, having shown time of 2 minutes 10,687 seconds. This award became the first team to Olympic athletes from Russia for the Games. Won the South Korean athlete lim Hyo Jun, setting a new Olympic record (2.10,485), the second was the Dutchman Booths, Knegt (2.10,555).

“Yet to note I’m not planning, I have two of the race. Well, I would like to get some sleep. And we’re with the team, when the Olympic games,” said Yelistratov.

The Olympic games will end on February 25.