Anton Chipolopolo: Alexey Filippov / RIA Novosti
Russian biathletes won the bronze medal in the relay at the world Cup in Ruhpolding, Germany. About it the correspondent “Tapes.ru”.
For the team were Alexei Volkov, Maxim Tsvetkov, Anton Babikov and Anton Shipulin. They overcame a distance of 4 to 7.5 kilometers in 1 hour, 13 minutes 11.1 seconds (no penalty loop, four spares). The Russians lost won the gold medal and the Norwegians of 53.4 seconds. Second place went to the team of France (a plus of 24.9 seconds).
This award was the second for Russian biathletes in the current world Cup season. 16 Dec Shipulin won bronze in the pursuit race at the stage in Annecy France
Saturday will be the women’s relay race. Stage in Ruhpolding in the fifth season, he will end on Sunday, January 14.
Video, photo All from Russia.