VANCOUVER, BC - FEBRUARY 16: Lee Sang-Hwa of South Korea skates ahead of Jenny Wolf of Germany during the women's speed skating 500 m final on day five of the Vancouver 2010 Winter Olympics at Richmond Olympic Oval on February 16, 2010 in Vancouver, Canada. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

South Korea's Lee Sang-Hwa Wins Stunning Gold In Women's Speed Skating 500m

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South Korea's Lee Sang-Hwa Wins Stunning Gold In Women's Speed Skating 500m

For the second consecutive night, South Korea has won gold in Speed Skating 500m. Monday night, it was Mo Tae-Bum winning the men's competition, and now, Lee Sang-Hwa has taken first in the women's race.

Germanys Jenny Wolf, the world-record holder, won silver, while China's Wang Beixing took bronze. Lee edged Wolf by just 0.05 seconds for the win.

More: SB Nation’s full coverage of the Winter Olympics and the 2010 Winter Olympics Medal Count Tracker.

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