15 March 2013, Friday, 12:24

Olga Vilukhina opens the final stage of the Biathlon World Cup in Khanty-Mansiysk

author: Dmitry Slezin

On Thursday, March 14, the ninth final stage of the Biathlon World Cup starts in Khanty-Mansiysk.

Olga Vilukhina, the alumnus of the Bashkir sports starts the first of Russians in the individual 15 km race — she will go the fourth to the distance.

Olga Zaitseva received the 14th starting number, Ekaterina Glazyrina — the 28th, Ekaterina Yurlova — the 33rd, Ekaterina Shumilova — 48th, Ekaterina Yuryeva — the 70th, Olga Podchufarova — the 75th.

Norwegian Tora Bergerm the favourite of the season will give the tone to the race with the first starting number.

The race will start at 16.15 Moscow time.