Evgeniy Ustyugov

After Blocking Birnbacher Into Finishing Lanes, Fourcade Picks Up Victory Number 16, Moving into Fifth on All-Time List

ÖSTERSUND, Sweden – After placing a disappointing tenth in yesterday’s 10 k sprint, Martin Fourcade of France was seeking redemption – and to stay in the overall World Cup leaders bib that he had earned after winning Wednesday’s individual race. Last year’s overall champion missed only a single one of his twenty shots in today’s 12.5 k pursuit, which put him on a trajectory towards the front. The penalty came in the second standing stage,...