Finnish biathlete Kaisa Makarainen was the fastest in the sprint race at the world Cup stage in Pokljuka.
Makarainen worked perfectly both shooting stages, and is traditionally a great progress on the track has led the current champion of the world not only to the 24th victory of his career, but also provided her a good lead over the rivals before tomorrow’s race of prosecution.
The company Makarainen on the podium was Dorothea Wierer and Justine, brez, and the flower ceremony was attended by Julia Simon, Lisa Vittozzi Paulina and violet.
Olena Pidhrushna due to a strong last round played four positions and finished in seventh place, which allowed the captain of the Ukrainian team to climb into the top 10 of the standings of the world Cup.
Yulia Jim, despite perfect shooting, only showed 20-th result. From Kiev lost the lead in the world Cup, behind Dorothea wierer and Monika Hojnisz.
Valentina Semerenko, with perfect shooting only 25. Anastasiya Merkushyna were not included in the points area, and Yulia Zhuravok are unable to qualify for the pursuit.
World Cup 2018-2019. Pokljuka. The results of the sprint:
1. Kaisa Makarainen (Finland, 0+0) 20:08,12. Dorothea Wierer (Italy, 0+0) +14,83. Justine Breza (France, 0+0) +42,1…7. Olena Pidhrushna (Ukraine, 0+0) +49,020. Julia Jim (Ukraine, 0+0) +1:15,125. Valya Semerenko (Ukraine, 0+0) +1:22,746. Anastasiya Merkushyna (Ukraine, 0+1) +1:50,885. Yuliya Zhuravok (Ukraine, 1+0) +3:33,2