Thursday, December 6, at the stage of the biathlon world Cup in Slovenian Pokljuka hosted the first individual race on 15 km for women.
Perfectly overcame the distance our Olympic champion Yulia Jim, who, not allowing any mistake on four shooting, got the first (!) in the career of the individual “gold”. Ukrainian, launched only 94-th position (by the time the track had already been thoroughly broken), 5.9 seconds ahead of Monika Hojnisz from Poland and 16.5 seconds — Market David from the Czech Republic.
Performed well the rest of the Ukrainian biathlete Elena Pidgrushnaya — 15-I (one penalty), Anastasiya Merkushyna — 16-I (one), Yulia Zhuravok — 20-I (any one), Vita Semerenko — 41-I (two)
By the way, Ukrainian women’s team with 706 points became the leaders of the Cup of Nations. In second place — France (701 points), the third — Norway (690).
Video female individual race on 15 km.
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