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Another disappointing race for Denny Morrison

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By Adam Reaburn

It was another disappointing race for Denny Morrison, this time in the 1,500 metre event.

Morrison finished with a time of 1:46.93, which put him in 9th place.  Morrison still ended up being the top Canadian with Mathieu Giroux in 14th and Lucas Makowsky in 19th.  

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The other surprise in the event saw the current world record holder, Shani Davis finish in second behind Mark Tuitert of the Netherlands.  Davis had a time of 1:46.10 and Tuitert had a time of 1:45.57.  Third went to Havard Bokko of Norway.

Morrison still has one more event at the 2010 Olympics, the Men’s Team Pursuit.  The first qualifying runs will happen on Friday at 1:30pm Fort St. John time and the final on Saturday February 27th at 1:30pm. 

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