Björndalenov the tenth title

ÖSTERSUND, BRATISLAVA. Only one gold medal is awarded to Ole Einar Björndalen, the Norwegian biathlete, from the most successful world champion. In Swedish Östersund he stood at the winners on Saturday and Sunday.

After two wounds outside the target, he had to satisfy himself with bronze. In the yesterday’s fighter races, even though he ran on a track with a half-minute man on Russian Čudov, he got on his forehead after the first shooting. Nobody kept Nora with tooth-nails, but Björndalen jubilee the tenth title of the world champion and defended the 26th medal (10 gold – 7 silver – 9 bronze).

“I have to be happy. The fact that I got my first world gold the day before is a miracle.Now, the biathlon world will remember me, “Čudov said on the official page of the championship.

The twenty-five-year-old Ufa soldier did not succeed in the golden double, but was born in women’s races. Nemea Andrea Henkel was the fastest and most exact on both days of competition. Darmo yesterday, Russia’s Yekaterina Juriev during a fighter racing season prayed to Henkel at least once outside, a thirty-year-old soldier from Grossbreitenbach was infallible.

After Uschi Dislove (2005) and Magdalene Neuner (2007), she is the third German to win two events in the World Cup. And the first to be celebrated in the title of all four individual biathlon disciplines.The endurance race was won by a woman (158 cm) three years ago in Hochfilzene in Austria, a mass start competition in Anterselve last year.

“Before the last shot in a fighter I realized what I got to reach. I was going longer than the rest and falling slowly. Well, it fell. I was celebrating in the room with Martina Glagow, I will now double, “said Henkel happy. “They decided her experience. Andrea was quiet, she did not go mad and she was triumphant for a while, “praised the coach of the German team Uwe Müssigang. MSv Östersunde Facts

+1: 56,3 (3), 37. Kazar +3: 15,9 (3), 52. Marek Matiaško (all SR) +4: 41,8 .

Silver Russia Albina Achatov (left) is pushing the winning kiss of Nemke Andrei Henkel.She has won both disciplines in Sweden and is now a five-time world champion. PHOTO – REUTERS