The German biathletes at the start of the world silver Championships in Östersund in the Mixed relay and got it. Without the short-term fancy Laura Dahlmeier Vanessa Hinz, Denise Herrmann, Arnd Peiffer and Benedikt Doll on Thursday, had to be, only Norway failed.
The German Quartet made a total of nine spare rounds and had at the end of 13.1 seconds behind the new Champion. The successful defence of the title by 2017 missed the German, therefore, scarce. Bronze secured, the Italians, the 1:09,6 minutes after the winners.
double Olympic champion Dahlmeier had to cancel their Start a few hours before the race due to a cold as a precautionary measure. In the Sprint on Friday (16.15/ARD and Eurosport), and in the pursuit on Sunday, the seven-time world is to be able to compete champion.