The Olympic champion explained unsuccessful performance of Shipulin in sprint at the world Cup

Anton Shipulin

Two-time Olympic biathlon champion Dmitry Vasilyev said the reasons for the poor performance of Anton Shipulin in sprint at the world Cup in Hochfilzen. About it reports TASS.

“Today, almost all made mistakes at the shooting range, most likely, is connected with a serious approach to the shooting range, everyone was fascinated race and speed and forgot to recover. This number fell and Shipulin, his excessive desire to win and extraneous emotions prevented to shoot accurately,” said Vasiliev.

The Russians have come to finish 21st. the Victory was won by Germany’s Benedikt doll, the second was the Norwegian Johannes boe. Bronze from the Frenchman Martin Fourcade.

After the race Shipulin and Fourcade made a conciliatory handshake. The biathlon was a conflict during the mixed relay held on 9 February.

The world Cup takes place in Hochfilzen from 9 to 19 February.