In Ruhpolding, Germany, where the next stage of the biathlon world Cup was held men’s relay. To the delight of the Russian fans, the Russian team, which ran Alexei Volkov, Maxim Tsvetkov, Anton Babikov and Anton Shipulin won bronze medals. Ahead was only the national teams of Norway and France.
Photo: the Russian biathlon Union.
Team Norway managed to win men’s relay in Ruhpolding. The winners of the stage were Lars Helge of Birkeland, tarjei boe, Emil Hegle Svendsen and Johannes boe, who covered the distance in one hour, 13 minutes and 11 seconds. Behind the Norwegians finished by the representatives of France, Simon, Destie, Quentin Fillon maillet, Martin Fourcade and Antonin Hugon. Them lag behind the winners amounted to almost 25 seconds.
Third in the race, with the gap at 53.4 seconds, steel biathletes of Russia, namely Alexey Volkov, Maxim Tsvetkov, Anton Babikov and Anton Shipulin. It is noteworthy that this season is only the second podium on the world Cup for the Russians.
After Russia settled Germany, Austria and Sweden. The relay in Ruhpolding – was the last for men at the Olympic games 2018 in Pyeongchang.