Norway won the mixed relay world championship, Ukraine – 8th

Норвегия выиграла смешанную эстафету чемпионата мира, Украина – 8-я

In the Swedish city of östersund started the world championship on biathlon which will last until March 17. The mixed relay, which was the first race, won the national team of Norway.

Norway has taken part in the March, Olsby, Tiril, Eckhoff, tarjei boe and Willow Christiansen. Thanks speed be and Christiansen Norwegians managed to beat Germany.

Germany consisting Vanessa Hinz, Denis Herrmann, Peiffer and Benedikt doll lost Norway 13 seconds. The third place has got Italy, which lost to the winners more than a minute.

The national team of Ukraine took only the 7th place. The race for the Ukrainian team good enough beginning Anastasiya Merkushyna, which used only one additional cartridge. Anastasia handed the baton Vita Semerenko fourth. Because of the firing Vita Ukraine has lost the chance to compete for awards. Semerenko used as much as 4 extra cartridge and significantly lagged behind rivals. Pryma Artem got the baton just nine.

Prima only used two spare rounds and demonstrating better speed, passed the baton Pidruchna 14. Dmitry also seriously improved the results of the Ukrainians. He just worked on the shooting range and showed good speed. Pidruchny won the Ukraine 7th place.

The next race will take place on 8 March. Women run sprint 7.5 km.

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