Short Track: Fontana takes bronze medal in 1500 m.
- Published: 15 February 2014
She is the queen of ice. Arianna Fontana confirmed to be a major short track star. After winning the silver medal in the 500m, she obtained the bronze medal in the 1500m. It has been an authoritative performance which allowed her to win her first heat and then the semifinal, with an epilogue which has brought her to enter the podium in spite of the skilled competitors, underscoring her immense talent. This is the 5th medal for Italy at Sochi 2014, the second one in short track. Chinese Yang Zhou won the 1500m competition ahead of South Korean Hee Suk Shim.