21 January 2013, Monday, 14:53

Olga Vilukhina as a part of the Russian quartet has won "silver" at relay race

author: Dmitry Slezin

At the sixth stage of Biathlon World Cup women's 4 X 6K relay took place in Italian Antholz -Anterselva on January 20.

The alumnus of the Bashkir sports Olga Vilukhina ran for the Russian national team at the last stage and battled here with the German Andrea Henkel. At the last shooting Henkel’s nerves appeared stronger (Vilukhina used spare rounds) and saved advantage on last kilometres of the distance – Germany won "gold".

Russians including also Ekaterina Glazyrina, Olga Zaitseva and Ekaterina Shumilova, finished 17,4 seconds back. The third place was taken by the French team.