Svendsen Leads Norway to Mixed Relay Victory

The Norwegian team of Ingrid landmark Tandrevold, Tiril Eckhoff, Johannes Thingnes Boe and Emil Hegle Svendsen won the first mixed relay of the season for the third year in a row, in 1:11:31.7, with thirteen spare rounds. Norway’s anchor Svendsen held off Italy’s Lukas Hofer in the last loop as Italy finished second, 5.3 seconds back, with one penalty and five spares. Third went to Germany with ten spares, 6.4 seconds back. Read more at www.biathlonworld.com 

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