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Lee Sang-hwa again breaks record

Updated: November 16, 2013, 7:31 PM ET
Associated Press

KEARNS, Utah -- South Korea's Lee Sang-hwa broke the world record in the women's 500 meters for the second straight day and third time in eight days, finishing in 36.36 seconds Saturday in a World Cup speedskating meet at the Utah Olympic Oval.

The 24-year-old defending Olympic champion broke her own record last Saturday in Calgary, Alberta, with a run of 36.74 and topped it again Friday in Kearns with a 36.57.

Lee declined to take to the media after the race.

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