Takagi wins silver

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Takagi Miho of Japan reacts after competing at the National Speed Skating Oval in Beijing on Monday.

BEIJING — Speed skater Miho Takagi won a silver medal in the women’s 1,500-meter event at the Beijing Winter Olympics on Monday.

This was Takagi’s second consecutive medal in the 1,500 meters, following her silver at the 2018 Pyeongchang Games.