Women's Short Track Skaters Book Spot in 3,000-m Final

The Korean women's short track team advanced to the Olympic 3,000-m relay final on Monday as they topped their heat in the semifinals with a time of 4:08.052 minutes at the Iceberg Skating Palace in Sochi.

Park Seung-hi (left) is given a push by Cho Ha-ri (second from left) as Marianne St-Gelais of Canada (second from right) receives the same boost from teammate Jessica Hewitt during their womens 3000-m relay short track speed skating semifinal at the Iceberg Skating Palace during the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics on Monday in Sochi, Russia. /AP-Newsis Park Seung-hi (left) is given a push by Cho Ha-ri (second from left) as Marianne St-Gelais of Canada (second from right) receives the same boost from teammate Jessica Hewitt during their women's 3000-m relay short track speed skating semifinal at the Iceberg Skating Palace during the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics on Monday in Sochi, Russia. /AP-Newsis

Cho Ha-ri, Kong Sang-jeong, Park Seung-hi and Shim Suk-hee will skate in the final on Monday.

englishnews@chosun.com / Feb. 11, 2014 10:57 KST