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Svetlana Zhurova Accomplishes Golden Goal

Olympic veteran Svetlana Zhurova finally accomplishes her golden goal, winning her first ever Olympic title at her forth Olympics in the 500m event. Svetlana claims the gold medal in a combined time of 76.57 seconds, only .21 seconds ahead of main rival Wang Manli of China, who receives the silver medal. Chinese Ren Hui settles for bronze. Speed Skating Women's 500m Final - Turin 2006 Winter Olympics - Svetlana Zhurova (RUS), Wang Manli (CHN), Ren Hui (CHN)

500m, People's Republic of China, Russia (1900-1924), Speed Skating, Turin 2006, Women,

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