Biathlon. Nove mesto. Pursuit. Fourcade first Pidruchny – 17th

Биатлон. Нове место. Гонка преследования. Фуркад первый, Пидручный - 17-й

Martin Fourcade

Martin Fourcade of France produced another victory in the season, this time in the pursuit race at the world Cup in the Czech town of Nove mesto. The best of the Ukrainians – Dmitry Pidruchny finished 17th.

Pursuit race in Nove mesto ended without sensationalism. Another victory in this season was won by Martin Fourcade. The Frenchman is seriously focused on the 6th BHG(Big crystal globe) in his career.

Already prone has developed the Duo leaders, who were the Frenchman Martin Fourcade and Russia’s Anton Shipulin. Suddenly, after a doping scandal this week, Russia began to show magnificent results. Maybe the scandals and intrigue is key to the success of the Russian team.

The good news was in third place Sergei Semenov after maturation, but at the reception, Sergey made a mistake and fell back beyond the 10’s best.

The second shooting brought positive emotions to the Russians, the sole leader was Anton Shipulin, benefit from his pursuers for more than 20 seconds. Behind it stands Martin Fourcade and Johannes boe, who allowed one slip.

Brilliant third round held Martin, who was able not only to regain the lead, but ahead of Anton for 10 seconds.

The fate of the winner was supposed to solve the latest shooting. On the stand, the luck was, as usual, Martin Fourcade, who shot to zero and left for his next victory. Again nerve failed Anton Shipulin. Making a mistake at the front, the Russians were left to watch the spectacle of a Frenchman, who passed the last round, greeting fans and posing for photographers.

In third place, thanks to the impeccable work on the shooting range broke Quentin Fillon maillet, who beat in the final shot of the experienced Simon Schempp. This battle was the icing on the background of today’s race.

It is impossible not to admire Michael Resham caught in the flower ceremony for the second time in the last two weeks. In Nove mesto the Belgian proved that he still has the strength to fight with the young athletes. At the finish he beat the Latvian Andrei Rastorgueva.

Well the race is on for Sergei Semenov, who after the first shooting broke 3rd place, but further failures are not allowed Semenov to rise above 21st place. Dmitry Pidruchny well passed the 3 line,but in the final standing made one mistake, finishing 17th.

The next season Martin Fourcade to celebrate Christmas and New year in Beebe yellow leader. Happy holidays secured and Anton Shipulin, who came in second place in the overall standings, losing to the Frenchman as much as 127 points. Dmitry Pidruchny occupies the 25th place, which will allow him to take part in tomorrow’s mass start.

1. Martin Fourcade (France, 0+1+0+0) 32:53.6

2. Anton Shipulin (Russia, 0+0+1+1) +30.2

3. Fillon Maillet Quentin (France, 0+0+0+0) +38.3

4. Simon Schempp (Germany, 0+0+0+0) +38.4

5. Johannes Bø (Norway, 1+0+0+2) +1:02.7

6. Michael Resch (Belgium, 0+0+0+0) +1:03.6

17. Dmitry Pidruchny (0+0+0+1) +1:46.0

21. Sergey Semenov (0+1+1+1) +2:02.5

27. Pryma Artem (1+1+1+0) +2:08.8

45. Vitaly Kilchitsky (2+0+1+2) +3:57.6

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