At the buzzer!Qingdao’s Li Wenlong and Wu Dajing and Ren Ziwei entered the men’s 1,000m short track speed skating quarterfinals

2022-08-12 0 By

Peninsula all media special correspondent Du Jincheng February 5 evening, the Beijing Winter Olympic Games short track speed skating event in the Capital Gymnasium.Winter Olympic champions Wu Dajing, Ren Ziwei and Li Wenlong applauded in the men’s 1,000m preliminary.The trio went through to the quarter-finals.Among them Wu Dajing and Ren Ziwei are in the group top identity promotion, Qingdao player Li Wenlong promotion process is more thrilling, he is the result of the best group third identity promotion, is a “whistle” breakthrough.Li Wenlong competed in group 5 of the 1000m heat and ranked in lane 4.He will be joined by Hwang Dae-heon of South Korea in the first race, Sebastien of France in the second race and Hinkie of the Netherlands in the third.A false start in the first shot, the four players in the second shot are under a lot of pressure, because another false start will be directly out of the game.Fortunately, four people started smoothly, due to the strength of the same group of opponents, Li Wenlong fell to the fourth position.In the middle, Sebastien of France made a mistake and fell off the track.Li Wenlong managed to move up to third place.The climax of the race came on the last lap, when Li wenlong took advantage of his opponent’s mistake on the sprint to take second place, but he was overtaken by his opponent at the last minute and his final time was set at 1:23.140.This result is not enough for him to advance directly, can only wait for the result of the later matches.Because according to the rules of the competition, only the four best group third-place finishers qualify.As a result, after the next three groups of skating, Li Wenlong’s results just ranked on the edge of promotion, he was lucky to take the last train to advance to the men’s 1000 meters short track speed skating quarterfinals!His teammate Wu Dajing topped his group in 1:23.927 and Ren Ziwei also advanced to the quarterfinals.Li Wenlong, who represented China for the first time in the Winter Olympics, has created the glory of Qingdao sports.Coincidentally, it was Li Wenlong’s birthday the day before the competition, which was also the opening ceremony day. Now this promotion surprise is also a birthday gift from the young man.In an interview after the race, Li Wenlong said he was nervous and excited for the first time to participate in the Olympic Games. “Now I have completed half of my dream, and the goal behind is to strive for more round is round!””Said the young man.