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Winter Olympics: Ted-Jan Bloeman’s amazing gold-medal back-story

Watch highlights of a fascinating men’s 10,000m speed skating final as Canada’s Ted-Jan Bloemen takes gold and prevents Dutch speed skating legend Sven Kramer from winning the only Olympic title to have eluded him, Kramer instead slipping to a distant sixth.

The 31-year-old Bloeman, who switched allegiances to Canada in 2015 after failing to make the Netherlands team, won in an Olympic record time of 12 minutes 39.77 seconds.

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Winter Olympics: Ted-Jan Bloeman’s amazing gold-medal back-story
Winter Olympics: Ted-Jan Bloeman’s amazing gold-medal back-story

Watch the 2018 Winter Olympics live on BBC TV, Red Button, Connected TVs, BBC Sport website and mobile app.

Available to UK users only.

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