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Olympics: Who's winning what at the Winter Olympics

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Who's winning what at the 2014 Winter Olympics on Saturday (after four of seven gold medal events):

MEN

Short track - 1000m

Russia's Victor Ahn won his fourth Olympic gold medal in short track when he stormed to victory in the men's 1000m

Ahn, who won three golds for his native South Korea at the 2006 Turin Olympics before switching nationality, won in a time of 1min 25.325sec.

Fellow Russian Vladimir Grigorev won silver with Sjinkie Knegt of the Netherlands finishing in third place.

Canada's Charles Hamelin, who had won the 1500m, fell in the semi-finals.

WOMEN

Alpine skiing - super-G

Austrian Anna Fenninger claimed Olympic gold in a drama-packed women's super-G that saw a number of racers struggle to finish the demanding course.

After only three of the starting 10 racers had made it down the 2.2km-long Rosa Khutor course, Fenninger, starting with bib number 18, clocked 1min 25.52sec for victory.

Germany's Maria Hoefl-Riesch won silver at 0.55sec to go with the gold she won in Monday's super-combined, while combined silver medallist Nicole Hosp of Austria took bronze, a further 0.11sec adrift.

"I have to give praise to the coach who set the course because you have to be so tactical. I can't describe my emotions, I am really stunned. I didn't think it was going so well while I was going down," said 24-year-old Fenninger.

Nordic skiing - 4.5km relay

Sweden took a thrilling gold in the women's 4x5km cross country relay, overtaking Finland and Germany in the last metres for a famous victory.

Charlotte Kalla, who took the final leg, was jumped on in jubilation by her near incredulous teammates when she collapsed on crossing the line.

Kalla overtook Krista Lahteenmaki of Finland and Denise Hermann of Germany with a fearsome sprint in the home straight.

Sweden finished on 53min 2.7sec with Finland taking silver 0.5sec behind. Germany took bronze on 53sec 3.6sec.

But there was heartbreak for favourites Norway who could finish only fifth, 53.6sec off the pace.

Short track - 1500m

China's Zhou Yang defended her Olympic Games short track title on when she triumphed in the 1,500m.

Zhou, third in the World Cup rankings this season, came good when it mattered most.

The 22-year-old clocked 2min 19.140sec to edge 17-year-old South Korean Shim Suk-Hee, who was second at the world championships, with Italy's Arianna Fontana claiming bronze.

STILL TO COME

13h30-14h25 - Speed skating - 1500m M - (Adler Arena)

14h45-17h05 - Skeleton M - rounds 3 and 4 - FINAL (Sanki sliding centre)

17h30-19h15 - Ski jumping - Large hill M - FINAL (Tremplins RusSki Gorki)

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