ALMATY, Feb. 3 (Xinhua) -- Belarusian Marina Zuyeva pocketed her second gold of the 28th Winter Universiade and broke the games record in the women's 5000-meter speed skating here on Friday.
Zuyeva won the women's 3000 meters with a narrow lead of on Wednesday. However, the 5,000 meters competition was not tough as Zuyeva led throughout the race and finished with a new record of the Universiade. The previous record as set in 1986 with a time of 7:20.99 by Andrea Erig.
"I am happy with the result. I was preparing for the result that I showed," said Zuyeva, "I and my coach laid the distance and decided that we should run smoothly all the laps."