90 BIATHLETES WILL PARTICIPATE IN MEN’S SPRINT

The start list of men’s sprint of the Biathlon World Cup Final was defined.

The list includes 90 biathletes. Sergey Semenov of Ukraine has the first start number of 10K sprint race with 2 shootings. Matvey Eliseev of Russia will be the last one to start.

Athletes will have single starts with 30 sec intervals. It will take 45 minutes for all race participants to start. As for the team of Russia, the start number of Timofey Lapshin is 5, Maxim Tsvetkov – 14, Evgeniy Garanichev – 22, the leader of Russian squad Anton Shipulin – 43, Alexey Slepov – 69.

Alexey Volkov of Ugra will be 66th to start the race. There’s one more member of Russian team participating in the race – Dmitry Malyshko. The athlete will turn 28 y.o. on the day of men’s sprint. Dmitry’s start number is 33.

шипулин тренировкаThe leader of the total score of the World Cup – Martin Fourcade of France – has 38th start number. Tomorrow the French biathlete will try to become the winner of the Big Crystal Globe.

It is to be reminded that men’s sprint will start on March’19 at 5:45 p.m. local time.