Short Track: not our day

Losing in the semifinal race 0.002 seconds Viktor An failed to reach the final at the 1000m World Championship in Moscow. Thus he lost his chance to defend his title of the absolute champion. In the final classification An took 9th place, another Russian Semyon Yelistratov - on 5 th place overall. In the history of the world short-track customer ISport Viktor An is the most titled athlete: during his career at the Olympics and world championships, he won 48 medals (28 gold, 13 silver and 7 bronze).