Viktor Ahn. Source: RIA Novosti

Russian athlete Viktor Ahn has won a bronze medal at the Olympic Games in Sochi in the 1,500-meter short track speed skating competition.

Canadian Charles Hamelin has become the Olympic champion, China's Tianyu Han won silver.

This is the fifth medal won by the Russia team (one gold, two silver and two bronze).

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