biathlon

Ukrainian National team wins silver at Biathlon World Cup 2017

Olympic champion Ukraine’s team won the silver when Iryna Varvynets, Yuliia Dzhima, Anastasiya Merkushyna and Olena Pidhrushna missed four times and trailed by 6.4 seconds behind the German team.

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Sports: Ukrainian athletes win international competition in high jumping Ukrainian athletes Iryna Herashchenko and Yuliya Levchenko took the first and second places in the International High Jump Tour in Banska Bystrica, Slovakia, Joinfo.com reports citing the press service of the Ukrainian Athletic Federation. Herashchenko

Ukrainian Olena Pidhrushna wins the sprint at the World Cup biathlon

Ukrainian Olena Pidhrushna won the first place at the 7th round of the World Cup biathlon in Canadian Canmore. Olena shot clean and was the only woman to go under 20 minutes with a winning time of 19 minutes 56.9 seconds, Joinfo.ua

Ukraine wins women’s biathlon World Cup relay

Ukrainian team of Juliya Dzhyma, Iryna Varvynets, Valentyna Semerenko and Olena Pidhrushna won the women's biathlon World Cup relay, with one penalty and four spare rounds in 1:16:14.2, Joinfo.ua reports with reference to Biathlonworld. Germany finished second with two penalties and eleven