Discussion

Pole's previous best finish was second

Updated: December 1, 2006, 9:52 AM ET
Associated Press

OSTERSUND, Sweden -- Magdalena Gwizdon of Poland combined perfect shooting with strong cross-country skiing Friday to win her first World Cup biathlon race.

Gwizdon finished the 7.5-kilometer sprint event in 24 minutes, 5.0 seconds. Kati Wilhelm was second, 21.4 seconds behind with one miss.

Fellow German Martina Glagow was third, 35.2 seconds back after missing one target.

Tatiana Moiseeva of Russia, who shot perfectly, missed her first podium by 0.10 to finish fourth.

Gwizdon's ...

Read full story

Comments

You must be signed in to post a comment

Already have an account?

ESPN TOP HEADLINES

MOST SENT STORIES ON ESPN.COM