It should be notedthat Ukrainian women have not won the World Cupbiathlon since1999, when at the 34th championship Ukrainian Yelena Zubrilova wonthree gold medals and one bronze, reportsbiathlon.com.ua.
The top five inthe sprint race at the 7.5 kilometers in Nove Mesto, is asfollows:
1. Pidhrushna Elena (Ukraine) - 21.02,1 (0 penaltylaps)
2. Tora Berger(Norway) - lag 6.4 (1)
3. Vita Semerenko(Ukraine) - + 22.8 (0)
4. Olga Zaitseva(Russia) - + 24.5 (1)
5. Viluhina Olga(Russia) - + 25.3 (0)
Yelena Pidhrushnais a Ukrainian national, born in 1987 in Poland.