They started competing in the short track men at a distance of 1500 meters. Israeli Vladislav Bykanov has taken the second place in the third qualifying race.
Later it became known that his result is not read out due to breaking the rules.
Official website of the Olympic games inform that the athletes took the first three places in each of the six preliminary races qualify for the semi-finals.
The semifinal races will be held around 13:30 Israel time.
In the third preliminary race finished first Korean hwan De Hong.