Agence France-PresseFebruary 18, 2014 12:54
Dutch speed skater Jorrit Bergsma took gold in the men's 10,000m on Tuesday as the Netherlands swept the podium at the Sochi Olympics for the fourth time.
In yet another statement of Dutch dominance, Bergsma crossed the line in a new Olympic record time of 12min 44.45sec, ahead of Sven Kramer (12:49.02) and Bob de Jong (13:07.19)
Speed skating powerhouse the Netherlands had already dominated the podiums in the men's 500m, 5,000m and women's 1,500m.
They have now won 19 of 27 medals up for grabs at the Adler Arena, with six gold medals out of nine events so far.