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Olga Vilukhina placed fifth, Anton Shipulin — seventh in pursuits at the World Cup in Oberhof

Pursuit races took place at the World Cup in Oberhof on January 4. Anton Shipulin was the best among Russian men placing seventh. Emil Hegle Svendsen, Ole Einar Bjoerndalen and Martin Fourcade made it to the podium. Daria Domracheva was the best in the women's pursuit, while Kaisa Makarainen and Synnoeve Solemdal finished second and third, accordingly. Olga Vilukhina was the best among Russians, placing fifth.

World Cup. Oberhof

Pursuit. Men

1. Emil Hegle Svendsen (Norway) — 34.47,7 (1)

2. Ole Einar Bjoerndalen (Norway) +35,6 (2)

3. Martin Fourcade (France) +1.00,0 (2)

7. Anton Shipulin (Russia) +1.36,8 (2)

10. Evgeny Ustyugov (Russia) +1.44,9 (3)

15. Dmitry Malyshko (Russia) +2.07,1 (3)

18. Alexey Volkov (Russia) +2.11,0 (3)

25. Alexander Loginov (Russia) +2.47,5 (4)

49. Evgeny Garanichev (Russia) +5.13,3 (5)

Anton Shipulin: “Today it was hard from the first lap, skiing was difficult”

Pursuit. Women

1. Daria Domracheva (Belarus) — 33:35,8 (3)

2. Kaisa Makarainen (Finland) +34,6 (3)

3. Synooeve Solemdal (Norway) +1:11,7 (2)

5. Olga Vilukhina (Russia) +1:38,2 (1)

15. Yana Romanova (Russia) +2:34,9 (3)

19. Irina Starykh (Russia) +3:03,5 (4)

32. Ekaterina Shumilova (Russia) +3:58,1 (4)

39. Ekaterina Iourieva (Russia) +4:38,2 (2)

Olga Vilukhina: “I am trying to improve as soon as possible”

RBU Media Office
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