German biathlete Franziska Preuss was the strongest in mass start at world Cup stage in Ruhpolding.
Preuss to first personal victory in his career at the shooting range closed all 20 targets, and in the final meters of the race never won the Norway’s Ingrid landmark Tandrevold, which also ran the best race in his career.
Top 3 was closed by the Slovak Paulina violet, which took away from Anastasia Kuzmina the leadership in the standings before the mass starts. Nearest rival violet is ahead by 6 points.
The leaders of the world Cup the last race of the stage in Ruhpolding held successfully. Dorothea Wierer took 19th place in the top 10 couldn’t get Lisa Vittozzi and Anastasiya Kuzmina. Even greater failure caught kaysu titled Gabriela and Laura dahlmeier – 27th and 30th places respectively.
As for the Ukrainians, for the first time in 13 years, none of the representative of the Ukraine national team failed to qualify for the mass start.
World Cup 2018-2019. Ruhpolding. The results of the mass start:
1. Franziska Preuss (Germany, 0+0+0+0) 32:34,0
2. Ingrid Landmark Tandrevold (Norway, 0+0+0+0) +0,2
3. Paulina Fialkova (Slovakia, 0+0+1+0) +15,1