Ukrainian, Deryzemlya finished first in the “Race of legends” in Belarus, beating Bjørndalen

Украинец Дериземля финишировал первым в "Гонке легенд" в Беларуси, обойдя Бьёрндалена

During the “Race of legends” in Belarusian Raubichi, where were the famous athletes who have finished professional career, a victory in the mass start was won by the Ukrainian Andriy Deryzemlya.

41-year-old Ukrainian finished first with a time of 5:29,4. The Ukrainian had just one penalty in the second prone. Its main competitor, the legendary OLE Einar Bjoerndalen – missed three times and lost to the Ukrainian 18.9. Belarusian Sergei Nobivac – third (+22,2).

As for the women’s mass start, the Ukrainian Olena Petrova finished only fifth (+59,5). The first was the hostess of tournament Nadezhda Skardino (5:55,5). Another former Ukrainian speakers in Belarus – Elena Zubrilov fourth (+52,8).

After two mass starts will be determined the pairs for the mixed relay.

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