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Arianna Fontana gets bronze in Sochi 1500m short track

Her second medal, Italy's fifth

15 February, 14:11
Arianna Fontana gets bronze in Sochi 1500m short track (ANSA) - Rome, February 15 - Italian speed skater Arianna Fontana took the bronze medal in the women's 1500-metre short track at the Winter Olympics in Sochi Saturday, raising her medal tally to two and Italy's to five - three bronzes and two silvers.

Fontana, who had won silver in the 500, came third behind gold-medal winner and defending champ Zhou Yang of China and South Korea's Shim Suk-hee, who got the silver. Skier Christof Innerhofer also has two medals: silver in the men's downhill and bronze in the super combined.

Armin Zoeggeler took bronze in the luge.

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