Norwegian biathletes in dominant style defeated opponents in the race for the home world Cup in Holmenkollen.
The Brendan in the first phase, well-dispersed Ukrainian relay with fast and accurate work on the range, the biathlete from Chernigov on your stage, took fifth place, behind the experienced German Erik Lesser in just 7.4 seconds.
A rare visitor relays Ruslan Tkalenko in the second stage with three extra cartridges and a disastrous finish circle passed the baton to the only 12-th position behind the leader by 1 minute and 20 seconds.
In the third stage the leader of the “blue-yellow” Dmitry Pidruchny with one additional cartridge lost star Tarja be only 20 seconds, but due to large gaps managed to play only one position.
Vladimir Semakov on the last stage on the range worked without extra ammo, but weak on the tracks did not allow Ukrainians to fight for a place in the top 10. Moreover, Semakov lost so much that Ukraine has lost the quota of five athletes for next season.
The victory in the final relay of the season by the efforts of brothers BAA was won by Norway. Silver for Austria brought Julian Eberhard, who played the Russian Anton Shipulin on the final lap 16 seconds.
Holmenkollen. Men. The results of the relay:
1. Norway (Birkeland, Labeling, T Be, Th.BAA) – 1:13.13,7
2. Austria (Landertinger, Leitner, Eder, Eberhard) +50,3
3. Russia (Flowers, Babikov, Malyshko, Shipulin) +56,9
12. Ukraine (0+4) – 3:06,3
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