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Alexey Volkov placed second in mass start at the World Cup in Oberhof

On Sunday, mass starts take place at the World Cup in Oberhof, Germany. Alexey Volkov won his first podium in carrier at the World Cup, finishing second. Martin Fourcade won the race, with Tarjei Boe finishing third. Tora Berger was the best in the women's mass start, with Synnoeve Solemdal and Daria Domracheva following. Olga Vilukhina, best among Russians, placed 9th.

World Cup. Oberhof (Germany)

Mass start. Men

1. Martin Fourcade (France) — 37:39,4 (1)

2. Alexey Volkov (Russia) +5,2 (0)

3. Tarjei Boe (Norway) +19,0 (2)

8. Alexander Loginov (Russia) +30,5 (3)

10. Dmitry Malyshko (Russia) +31,7 (4)

12. Anton Shipulin (Russia) +44,3 (3)

24. Evgeny Ustyugov (Russia) +2:27,4 (5)

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Mass start. Women

1. Tora Berger (Norway) — 37:59,0 (1)

2. Synnoeve Solemdal (Norway) +17,5 (0)

3. Daria Domracheva (Belarus) +17,8 (2)

9. Olga Vilukhina (Russia) +1:26,7 (0)

18. Yana Romanova (Russia) +2:14,2 (2)

26. Ekaterina Shumilova (Russia) +3:16,4 (5)

27. Irina Starykh (Russia) +4:16,2 (6)

RBU Media Office