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.
Poland's Kamila Zuk clinched her second gold medal of the International Biathlon Union Youth/Junior World Championships as she added the junior women's sprint title to her individual crown in Otepää.
Paris 2024 have appointed biathlon superstar Martin Fourcade as President of their Athletes' Commission.
Sweden's Elvira Oeberg and Russia's Mikhail Pervushin both won their third gold medals of the International Biathlon Union Youth/Junior World Championships thanks to youth sprint success today in Otepää.
Poland's Kamila Zuk claimed a big victory in the women's junior individual race as the International Biathlon Union Youth/Junior World Championships continued in Otepää.
Elvira Oeberg won her second gold medal of the International Biathlon Union Youth/Junior World Championships as Sweden clinched the women's youth relay title in Otepää.