Slovenia's Grasic Wins First Biathlon Podium After Four Years

Anterselva, 23 January - Andreja Grasic recorded on Wednesday the greatest success for the Slovene women's biathlon team this year, finishing third in the women's 15 km World Cup individual event in Italy's Anterselva, the first podium for Grasic after four years. The Norwegian Liv Grete Poiree proved unbeatable for the fourth time this year, coming in over one minute ahead of second-placed fellow Norwegian Gunn Margit Andreassen.

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