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Sjinkie Knegt makes it 4 golds at short track Europeans

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DRESDEN, Germany - Dutch speed skater Sjinkie Knegt won two more gold medals Sunday as he took his tally to four at the European short track championships.
Knegt, who won the men's 500 and 1,500 metres on Saturday, defeated Russia's Semion Elistratov to win the 1,000 before helping the Netherlands win the men's 5,000 relay.
“It is confirmation that I'm on the right route as Pyeongchang is approaching. I'm really happy,” Knegt said ahead of next month's Winter Olympics.
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