|Darya Domracheva of Belarus had one of those perfect days when the targets dropped and the skis flew over the soft snow giving her the victory in the women's sprint in 20:35.7. Germany's Laura Dahlmeier also shot clean but finished second, 14.3 seconds back. Third went to France's Marie Dorin Habert, with one penalty, 29.9 seconds back. This was Dorin Habert's first podium of the season, having given birth to her daughter last September.
Yellow Bib to Domracheva
Kaisa Mäkäräinen finished 24th with three penalties, 1:07.3 back and relinquished the Yellow Bib to Domracheva, in this final individual competition before the IBU WCH next month.
Fourth went her teammate Anais Bescond, who shot clean but was 2.7 behind Dorin Habert. Gabriela Soukalova of Czech Republic, with one penalty was fifth, 35.6 seconds back while Dorothea Wierer of Italy was sixth, with one penalty, 48.9 seconds back.|