SOCHI, February 15. /ITAR-TASS/. Russian speed skater Viktor Ahn qualified to finals in men’s 1000 meters race.
Another Russian, Semion Yelistratov finished third (1.24.275).
After the first semifinal, another Russian athlete Vladimir Grigoriev, who ranked first in the first race, also passed to finals.
The final race will take place later on Saturday at 12:20 GMT.