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Chinese short-track team arrive in Sochi


Chinese short-track team arrive in Sochi


The Chinese short-track team touched down in the Black Sea resort of Sochi on Tuesday just three days ahead of the opening ceremony for the Winter Olympics.

Four-time Olympic short-track speed skating champion, Wang Meng was absent, however, as she has fractured her ankle and will miss the Games.

Four of China’s five gold medals in Vancouver came from their short-track speed skating team – the fifth was in figure skating.

In total China is sending a 139-member delegation.

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