Norway asked with Lars Helge Birkeland, Henrik L'Abée-Lund, Tarjei Bø and Vetle Sjåstad Christiansen in the season's first herrestafett. the
With uneven shooting and pace in the track they could not keep up with the swedes. Ankermann Christiansen had to see themselves beaten by 3.6 seconds.
Latter took his first podium finish in the world cup on Saturday's hunt, and came up with a brilliant ankeretappe Sunday. But with Norway's seven ekstraskudd against the Swedish five, it was too tough. Germany took third place and the podium was similar to that after the OLYMPIC relay in February.
Norway's biggest star, Johannes Thingnes Bø, chose to sit out the relay to save power.Varying forces
Birkeland let himself quickly in the lead and shot a full house on the landscape, but lost in the slot against the second shooting. On the site, he was again fast and good with no bom, and he let himself just seconds behind the swiss Benjamin Weger.
on the other hand, it went back slowly into the slot. Birkenes-runner sent out L'Abée-Lund as a third party, halvminuttet behind Switzerland.
– It was hard and brutal. I am happy with skytinga, said Birkeland the Norwegian broadcasting corporation NRK.
32-year-old took on the lead and did with one ekstraskudd on landscape shooting. Italian Lukas Hofer took over the lead and did a great leg.Thingnes Bø crushed Fourcade after maktdemonstrasjon Many ekstraskudd
L'Abée-Lund really had to fight after three misses at the standing, but put all ekstraskuddene and avoided strafferunde.
He sent Bo out of 8.-place, 26 seconds behind Italy.
– It is not good. I went quiet on the ski the first two rounds to have good legs on the stand, but anyway so I get it not to. There are some large movements in the target, said L'Abée-Lund.
Bø went styggfort and shot a full house on the landscape, but had to use two ekstraskudd at the standing shooting.
– It was hunting from the start. All in all ok, but when I start on ekstraskuddene I would have been front and trading first, said Bø the Norwegian broadcasting corporation NRK.Held able
Swedish Torstein Stenersen went on a brilliant stage, and sent out strong Sebastian Samuelsson on sisteetappe, equally with the italians.
less than 16 seconds behind started Christiansen of Norway. He lost ground to Sweden with one ekstraskudd on landscape shooting, but waved goodbye to the Italian.
Samuelsson, missed twice at the last shooting, but hit both ekstraskuddene. It did that Christiansen could shoot the gap and with five straight down, he went out the 4.7 seconds behind the swede.
Samuelsson, held able, and went in the goal in front of Christiansen, who finished on the podium for the second day in a row.Soon as perfect? This time stressed out not Therese away top speed