Salt lake city: Herrmann won the pursuit, Ukrainian women again failed

Солт-Лейк-Сити: Херрманн выиграла персьют, украинки снова провалились

Ukrainian biathletes were unsuccessful in the race.

For the Ukrainian women’s biathlon team pursuit race at the eighth stage of the world Cup in salt lake city failed. In the race participated only Yulia Jim and Jan Cooper. Nadezhda Belkina after a weak performance the day before in the sprint was not involved.

Yulia Jim started 10th, but made four mistakes in four stages and eventually reached the finish line just 33 minutes.

Ian Cooper made a mistake in shooting six times and dropped down to 30 locations from 18 th to 48-th place.

Won the pursuit race, the representative of Germany’s Denise Herrmann. Experienced biathlete at the finish line managed to beat his partner Francis Hildebrand. In third place is Finland’s Kaisa Mäkäräinen.

Race results:

1. Denise Herrmann (0+0+1+1) 28:03,4
2. Hildebrand (0+0+0+1) +4,2
3. Kaisa Mäkäräinen (2+0+1+0) +16,5

33. Julia Jim (1+0+1+2) +2:46,7
48. Jan Bondar (1+0+2+3) +4:58,9

We will remind, earlier it was reported that the Ukrainian biathlete took 14 th place in the World Cup in Canada.

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