Norway easily seal Kontiolahti relay and pursuit World Cup wins

The Norwegian men dominated a 4 x 7.5 kilometre relay at the biathlon World Cup meet in Kontiolahti, Finland on Sunday, while Tiril Eckhoff and Marte Olsbu Roeiseland were first and second in the women’s 10-kilometre pursuit race. The quartet of overall defending champion Johannes Thingnes Boe, brother Tarjei Boe, Sturla Holm Laegreid and Vetle Sjaastad Christiansen completed the course under lights in 1 hour 16.21.0, 39.2 seconds ahead of Sweden with Germany third, 51.7 seconds adrift. In the last loop, my pole was deep in the snow and I broke it off,” champion Boe said. “This was a good remi…

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