Denise Herrmann

Denise Herrmann Skis to Östersund Pursuit Victory

Germany’s Denise Herrmann came back from two penalties in the first standing stage to win the women’s 10K pursuit at the BMW IBU World Cup in Östersund. With a stunningly fast last loop, she buried second place Justine Braisaz, who shot clean but finished 25.8 seconds back. Third place went to Norway’s Marte Olsbu, with two penalties, 48 seconds back. Read more at www.biathlonworld.com

Photo: Johan Axelsson