Laura Dahlmeier


MOSCOW, March 2. /TASS/. The German Laura dahlmeier won the sprint race at the seventh stage of the biathlon world Cup in South Korea’s Pyeongchang. The athlete overcame the distance of 7.5 km in 19 minutes, 9.5 seconds, not allowing misses at two loops.

Second place went to Norwegian Tiril Eckhoff (delay of 10.1 seconds, with no misses), the third was the French anais Chevalier (+36.1 seconds, with no misses).

The best of Russians was Tatiana Akimova, who took 34th place (+2.01,5, two penalties), Irina Plugin was 37th (+2.08,9, one penalty), Irina Starykh finished 55th (+2.42,8, four penalties), Svetlana Mironova – 64 (+2.58,5, three penalties), Svetlana Sleptsova – 66th (+3.00,0, two penalties).

The phase will end on 5 March.