Russian occupation in Oberhof
Biathlete of the Russian team Dmitry Malyshko won the sprint race at the World cup in Oberhof. Another Russian Evgeny Garanichev finished second, leaving Norwegian Emil Hegle Svendsen behind with the Bronze. The Russian occupation in flower ceremony, improving with every race Malyshko, speeding up Zaitseva are in the photo story of Biahtlonrus.com.
News of the day – Dmitry Malyshko won in the sprint race at the World cup in Oberhof
For the second race in a row Dmitry rises to the first place. Now he needs to set up for the hat trick in the pursuit. He can do it!
Happiness of the day – four Russians in the flower ceremony
The Russian team occupied the flower ceremony in Oberhof! Four Russians got their bouquets today. In addition to Malyshko, Garanichev, Ustyugov and Volkov also had a great race. Anton Shipulin will start the race 40 seconds behind Dmitry, and Andrey Makoveev in 54 seconds. They will also fight for the medals in the pursuit.
Speed of the day – Dmitry Malyshko and Miriam Gossner
Dmitry Malyshko made everyone happy in this component, winning over Sweden Fredrik Lindstrom by 0,3 seconds. Four Russians made it to the
Sniper of the day – Alexey Volkov
Alexey shot clean and did it faster than anyone else today. It is bad that the ski track was not perfect for his group – in the pursuit he can fight in fare conditions. Tora Berger was the fastest clean shooter among women.
Reserve of the day – success of the Russians at the IBU cup in Otepaa
Viktor Vasilyev and Ekaterina Iorieva will bring Russian medals of the individual races from Estonia. Anastasia Zagoruiko and Timofey Lapshin – Silver. It is nice that the reserve team fights well at the second main biathlon tournament.
Photo of the day – Alexey Volkov in soffits
Fan of the day
Fan of the day is a German fan in the costume of pig. In Germany, people think that this animal brings luck. The Germans had their luck only in the women’s race.