He also had to share the joy on the podium with his brother. Tarjei Bø was second, at 13.9 seconds from victory, and the German Arnd peiffer invited was third, 18,2 seconds after Thingnes Bø.
the Swedes had it hard. Best went for Sebastian Samuelsson, whose day still was destroyed with four boom already in the first shooting. Samuelsson was 28, nearly three minutes from victory. Martin Ponsiluoma (six bom) was 36:a and Jesper Nelin (eight bom) was 41st.