Rus News Journal

Russians have repeated success in relay race

Female Russian national team has repeated success of week prescription and became the strongest in relay race 4 on 6 km. Russians have brought to Germans to finish more than one and a half minutes.
our women`s team has acted again above any praises. Svetlana Sleptsova, Anna Bulygin, Albina Ahatova and Ekaterina Jureva have perfectly spent the fire pieces. It was required to Russians of only 7 additional cartridges, whereas the same Germans who have become second,   three additional circles also have been at all compelled to run. As a result our girls have overcome all distance for 1 hour and 14 minutes. Germans have stayed on a distance for 1 minute   and 43 seconds longer.
the success of sportswomen was promoted also by a great speed on a distance. The same poljachki have spent for two cartridges less, but have arrived to finish the fourth with backlog in two and a half a minute. bronze has got to a team of France. Biathlonists from this country shot hardly better Germans, but a problem in to the physicist have left them on the third place. Also Ukrainians have got to the six of the best and Byelorussians.
unfortunately, our men have not pleased with the performance. On Sunday they remained only on 5 - j positions whereas one week ago also were the best on a planet. Ivan Cherezov, Nikolay Kruglov, Dmitry Jaroshenko and Maxim Chudov had obvious problems in shooting, as has deprived of their hopes of hit of a podium. The Austrians who have outstripped Swedes and Frenchmen became the first.
Hohfiltsen, Austria. A World Cup. 3 - j a stage

Women. Relay race, 46 km


1. Russia   (Sleptsova, Bulygin, Ahatova, Jureva) - 1:14. 00,3 (0 penal circles + 7 misses)
2. Germany   - backlog 1. 43,4 (3 + 8)
3. France   - 2. 13,8 (2 + 7)
4. Poland - 2. 29,3 (0 + 5)
5. Ukraine - 2. 38,3 (1 + 12)
6. Belarus - 2. 50,7 (0 + 8)

Men. Relay race, 47,5 km

1. Austria - 1:21. 23,1 (0 penal circles + 5 additional cartridges)
2. Sweden - backlog 1. 11,2 (1 + 12)
3. France - 1. 16,3 (0 + 5)
4. Germany   - 1. 18,3 (2 + 9)
5. Russia (Cherezov, Kruglov, Jaroshenko, Chudov) - 1. 35,7 (1 + 15)
6. Ukraine   - 1. 35,7 (0 + 12)