Anastasiya Kuzmina (SVK)
Kaisa Mäkäräinen (FIN), Anastasiya Kuzmina (SVK), Darya Domracheva (BLR) (l-r)
Darya Domracheva (BLR), Kaisa Mäkäräinen (FIN) (l-r)
Nadine Horchler (GER)


Anastasiya Kuzmina (SVK, Fischer) celebrated her first season's win in sprint race at biathlon World Cup in Anterselva. The Russian-born triumpates ahead of Kaisa Mäkäräinen (FIN, Fischer skis and boots) and Darya Domracheva (BLR, Fischer skis and boots).
Kuzmina back in good shape
After the Slovak wasn't in a good shape neither in skiing nor in shooting today everything went well for the Olympic champion and she won her fourth World Cup ever. Kuzmina cleared all targets and was the fourth-fastest skier, just eleven seconds behind Miriam Gössner (GER, Fischer). The Slovak succeeded 16 respectively 21 seconds ahead of Kaisa Mäkäräinen and Darya Domracheva, each with one miss. Olena Pidhrushna (UKR, Fischer skis, boots and poles) finished fourth after clear shooting followed by Nadine Horchler (GER, Fischer) who secured her best World Cup result so far. Olga Vilukhina (RUS, Fischer) came in sixth, South Tyrolean Karin Oberhofer (ITA, Fischer) surprisingly finished eighth in front of her home crowd. Gabriela Soukalova (CZE, Fischer skis and boots) was ranked tenth.
Sprint Women, Antholz (ITA):
1. Anastasiya Kuzmina
SVK 0 00.20.28,60
2. Kaisa Mäkäräinen
FIN 1 00.20.45,30
3. Darya Domracheva
BLR 1 00.20.50,50
4. Olena Pidhrushna
UKR 0 00.20.54,70
5. Nadine Horchler
GER 0 00.21.04,70
6. Olga Vilukhina
RUS 0 00.21.05,70
7. Marie Dorin Habert
FRA 1 00.21.06,20
8. Karin Oberhofer
ITA 0 00.21.09,80
9. Olga Zaitseva
RUS 0 00.21.12,90
10. Teja Gregorin
SLO 2 00.21.15,20
10. Gabriela Soukalova
CZE 2 00.21.15,20
12. Selina Gasparin
SUI 2 00.21.29,80
13. Krystyna Pałka
POL 1 00.21.35,40
14. Tora Berger
NOR 3 00.21.37,00
15. Magdalena Gwizdoń
POL 2 00.21.37,50