Laegreid clinches maiden World Cup win at biathlon season opener

Norway’s Sturla Holm Laegreid won the men’s World Cup individual race over 20 kilometres in the season opener in Kontiolahti, Finland on Saturday.Laegreid didn’t miss a single shot in four visits to the range and had a 19.6-second lead over World Cup title holder and countryman Johannes Thingnes Boe, with German Erik Lesser third, 1 minute 03.6 seconds behind.”I am still floating in space,” said the 23-year-old Laegreid after his first career victory. “I do not really realize what is going on. I am just enjoying it very much.”Both Boe and Lesser had one penalty each which cost them their chanc…

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