Sergey Ustyugova: Alexey Filippov / RIA Novosti
Russian skier Sergei Ustyugov won the second place at the ski stage race “Tour de Ski”, which ended in the Italian Val di Fiemme. The results are available on the website of the Federation of ski racing.
In the final pursuit race at the distance of 9 km free style Ustyugov lost to the leader of 16.7 seconds. The winner of the General classification of the race was the Norwegian skier Johaness Clabo. On third place is his compatriot Simen Hegstad Kruger (plus of 48.8 seconds).
On account of better position after two wins on the world Cup ski races. Also the Russians won the “Tour de Ski” in the season 2016/2017.
On 6 January the Russian skier Natalia Nepryaeva also won silver in the “Tour de Ski” became the first Russian woman who have achieved a similar result.
Video, photo All from Russia.