The individual race of the first stage of the World Cup in the 2020-2021 season did not bring Russian biathletes a single medal. Gold went to the Norwegian athlete Sturle Holm Lagraid.
This biathlete ran 20 kilometers in just 48 minutes and 57 seconds, while shooting very accurately.
The silver medal was also won by the Norwegian, Johannes Be, he lost only 19.6 seconds, while he missed once, shooting.
Bronze went to German Eric Lesser, he ran for a minute longer and 3.6 seconds, and also missed only one.
Among the Russians, Alexander Loginov became the best, but he took only 10th place, losing 2 minutes and 19.2 seconds to the leader of the race. Loginov missed twice.
On the 26th place is the Russian Matvey Eliseev, on the 37th – Petr Pashchenko, on the 43rd – Eduard Latypov, on the 50th – Semyon Suchilov.
The World Cup started on November 28 in Finland, in Kontiolahti.