Wilhelm Wins the Famale Biathlon Sprint
Ljubljana, 3 February - Germany's Kati Wilhelm won the women's 7.5 km sprint at the Biathlon World Championships on Pokljuka. Wilhelm finished with a time of 21:56.2, 26.9 seconds ahead of the second placed Usi Dischl also from Germany. Liv Grete Skjelbreid-Poiree of Norway rounded up the top three and was 41.4 second behind the winner. Slovenia's Andreja Grasic finished in 12th place 1:45.5 behind Wilhelm, while her compatriot Lucija Larisi finished 2:03.0 behind the winner in 14th place.