Martin Fourcade secured a record seventh overall International Biathlon Union (IBU) World Cup title with victory in the series finale in Tyumen in Russia today.
Battle for overall IBU World Cup titles to conclude amid backdrop of boycotts in protest at Tyumen keeping event
The race for the overall International Biathlon Union (IBU) World Cup titles will reach its conclusion in Tyumen this weekend amid a backdrop of boycotts from countries protesting at the decision to keep the event in the Russian city.
Darya Domracheva of Belarus earned her 32nd win on the International Biathlon Unions World Cup tour and her fourth at the famed Holmenkollen course in Oslo.
Biathlon superstar Martin Fourcade added another victory to his CV with World Cup pursuit gold in Oslo today.
Slovakian Anastasia Kuzmina surged into pole position in the race for the overall women's title with a commanding sprint victory at the International Biathlon Union World Cup event in Holmenkollen in Oslo.
Johannes Thingnes Bø will hope to use home advantage to chase down rival Martin Fourcade of France when the battle for the overall International Biathlon World Cup title resumes this weekend at the iconic Holmenkollen venue in Oslo.
IBU vice-president warns more Russian doping cases possible as Ukraine join countries boycotting World Cup finals
International Biathlon Union (IBU) vice-president James E. Carrabre has warned there may be more Russian doping cases within the sport as Ukraine became the latest country to announce they are boycotting the World Cup finals in Tyumen next week in protest at the event remaining in the country.
A storming finish from Austria’s Julian Eberhard earned him victory in the men’s mass start race at the International Biathlon Union World Cup in Kontiolahti - but only after an accidental collision near the end that sent Russia’s Anton Shipulin to ground.
Antonin Guigonnat and his team-mate Anais Chevalier earned victory for France in today’s single mixed relay event in the International Biathlon World Cup event at Kontiolahti.
Darya Domracheva of Belarus missed only one shot - her final standing effort - in winning today’s 7.5 kilometres women’s sprint at Kontiolahti, venue for the latest International Biathlon Union (IBU) World Cup event.
Anton Shipulin gained his first victory of the International Biathlon Union (IBU) World Cup season in Kontiolahti today.
Kazakhstan's biathlon team doctor Khossilbek Tagayev has been provisionally suspended on suspicion of committing an anti-doping rule violation after Italian police found banned substance prednisolone in his hotel room during a raid in January.
Russian oligarch hits back after Rodchenkov's lawyer claims defamation lawsuit against whistleblower intimidation attempt
Russian oligarch Mikhail Prokhorov has hit back at lawyer Jim Walden after the American accused the influential businessman of being part of a Government attempt to intimidate Grigory Rodchenkov by funding a defamation lawsuit from three biathletes against the whistleblower.
French star Martin Fourcade will resume his pursuit of defending his overall International Biathlon Union (IBU) World Cup title fresh from winning three gold medals at last month's Winter Olympic Games when the season resumes in Kontiolahti this week.
Russia swept the youth pursuit gold medals as the International Biathlon Union Youth/Junior World Championships concluded in Otepää.