One day after her famous Comeback in the Biathlon world Cup double has missed Olympic champion Laura Dahlmeier re-podium placement. In Nove Mesto the 25-Year-old occupied in the pursuit over 10 kilometers in fifth place, after she had sprinted on Friday in her first race of the season on the second rank. Directly behind Dahlmeier, the error ended up free Vanessa Hinz in sixth place.
The seven-time world champion Dahlmeier, which can operate due to a weakened immune system for a week. had made two errors in the shooting range and had the target of 54.2 seconds behind the Norwegian Marte Roeiseland. The Sprint champion won despite two penalties in front of the overall world Cup leader Dorothea Wierer (a shooting error / +0.2 seconds) from Italy, and Swede Hanna Öberg (1 / to +4.7).
The German men’s pursuit race in Nove Mesto as expected, without a Top result ended. Due to the bad situations from the Sprint and far too many shooting errors no DSV-Athlete made it into the Top Ten. Over 12.5 kilometres Arnd Peiffer ended up as the best German on place 16.
As in the Sprint the Norwegian Johannes Thingnes Bö in front of the Russian Alexander Loginov (+6.2 seconds), both of which made four errors in the shooting range. For squall, whose older brother Tarjei (1 / +23,9) landed on the third place, it was already the fifth victory of the Season.