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13.03.2016
Russia Dominates Relays in Martell
Copyright IBU/Mariya Osolodkina
The Russian team of Svetlana Sleptsova, Anna Shcherbinina, Semen Suchilov and Alexey Slepov won the mixed relay finishing with almost a minute gap from the rivals! They used twelve spare rounds and crossed the finish line in 1:17:09.6. A few hours later, their teammates Galina Nechkasova and Yuriy Shopin doubled up for Russia, taking the single mixed relay with one penalty in 38:38.9.
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12.03.2016
Bielkina, Slepov Take Last IBU Cup Sprint
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Nadiia Bielkina of Ukraine confidently won the final IBU Cup women’s sprint of the season with clean shooting in 23:06.3. This afternoon, Alexey Slepov of Russia won the final men’s IBU Cup sprint with one penalty in 23:06.2.
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10.03.2016
French Day at IBU Cup: Bolliet and Guigonnat Win Sprint
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Clean-shooting Marine Bolliet of France confidently won the first sprint at IBU Cup 8 in 22:59.1. Norway's Hilde Fenne matched her on the range but finished second, 35.0 seconds back. Third went to Karolin Horchler of Germany who also shot clean, 46.7 seconds back.
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10.03.2016
She’s Back: Anastasiya Kuzmina Returns
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The double Olympic Champion Anastasiya Kuzmina of Slovakia gave a birth to a second child last summer. She skipped two years and was even thinking about retiring. However a few months after her daughter Olivia was born, she understood that sitting home was not the answer and she would continue her sports career. In the autumn she started training again and today started at the IBUI Cup in Martell to score qualifying points for the upcoming season.
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12.02.2016
IBU Cup 7: Short Weekend in Slovakia
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This weekend the IBU Cup moved to Osrblie, a tiny Slovakian village near Brezno. Most of the athletes had a three-week break at home after Arber; some competed at the IBU YJWCH in Cheile Gradistei, Romania.
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24.01.2016
Ukraine Takes Both Mixed Relays in Arber
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The Ukrainian team of Nadiia Bielkina, Iana Bondar, Ruslan Tkalenko and Dmytro Rusinov confidently won the mixed relay in 1:18:54, using 16 spares. Anastasiya Merkushina and Artem Tyschenko brought the second win of the day to the Ukrainian team in the single mix, using 14 spares to finish in 41:50.9.
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22.01.2016
Iakushova and Shopin win IBU Cup Pursuits
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Olga Iakushova of Russia doubled up with her second win in two days, taking the women’s 10K pursuit despite four penalties in 36:34.1, while her teammate Yury Shopin won the men’s 12.5K pursuit in 33:29.9 with a single penalty in the first standing stage.
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21.01.2016
Iakushova and Eliseev Win Sprints at Arber
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Olga Iakushova of Russia despite one penalty won her second sprint of the season today in 23:30.1. In the afternoon, Matvey Eliseev shot clean and finished in 27:40 leading teammates Yury Shopin and Petr Pashchenko across the line in a Russian sweep of the podium.
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20.01.2016
IBU Cup 6 at Old/New Venue in Arber
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The Hohenzollern Ski Stadium, host of IBU Cup 6, is a biathlon stadium located in the municipal area of Bayerisch Eisenstein, directly at the Great Arber Lake near the Czech border. The whole stadium is on the private property of the prince of Hohenzollern and is named after him. It was opened in 2014 as a biathlon and cross-country skiing stadium, at 950 to 1,035 meters above sea level.
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17.01.2016
Ukraine Takes Ridnaun Mixed Relay
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Team Ukraine with Yuliya Zhuravok, Nadiia Bielkina, Andriy Dotsenko and Artem Pryma won the mixed relay in 1:21:32.1 using only four spare rounds. The Russian team with one penalty and eight spares finished second, 12.9 seconds back. Third place went to Norway also with one penalty and six spares, 36.0 seconds back.
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