Rus News Journal

Russians remained without medals in individual race

On Thursday, on January, 21st, 5 - j a World Cup stage on biathlon in Antholts - Anterselve has proceeded man`s individual race.
on start dvadtsatikilometrovki there was no variety of eminent sportsmen. Trainers of the Russian national team have decided to allow to have a rest to the leader of the general offset of a World Cup Evgenie Ustjugovu, Ivan Cherezovu and Anton Shipulinu. Except Russians Germans have not taken part in the individual Michael Grajs and Daniel Graf, the Austrians of Dominik Landertinger and Fridrih Pinter, Frenchman Simon Furkad and the basic structure of modular Norway passing the Italian stage of a world Cup.
To be answerable for absent partners in a national team it was necessary to Nikolay Kruglov (12 - j starting number), to Maxim Chudovu (24), Victor Vasilevu (31) and to Maxim Maksimovu (59) which as a result with the problem have not consulted, uncertainly having fulfilled in firing lines. Chudov which has admitted three misses, however finishing has shown unique decent result to the seventh.
Ukrainian Sergey Sednev became the winner of the individual sensationally, without having admitted a uniform miss on four strelbah. The second to finishchu the representative of Austria Daniel Mezotich has come, Frenchman Alexis Byof has closed a three of the strongest.
we Will remind that individual race at women where Russians also remained without medals has the day before taken place. Olga Zajtseva who has taken the fourth place after three representatives of Germany led by Magdalena Nojner became best of domestic biathlonists.
Antholts - Anterselva (Italy). A World Cup. 6 - j a stage. Men. Individual race. 20 km
1. Sergey Sednev (Ukraine) - 54:06. 7 (0 misses)
2. Daniel Mezotich (Austria) - +44. 9 (2)
3. Alexis Byof (France) - +54. 3 (1)
... 7. Maxim Chudov - +2:11. 0 (3)
... 33. Nikolay Kruglov - +4:34. 3 (5)
... 39. Victor Vasilev - +5:19. 7 (4)
... 42. Maxim Maksimov (all - Russia) - +5:35. 0 (5)