Biathlon: Hanevold retires in style

Norway's veteran biathlete Halvard Hanevold (40), in the last competition of his career, won the bronze medal in the men's 15km mass start World Cup final in Russia on Saturday. Austria's Dominik Landertinger won.

Germany's Arnd Peiffer won the silver medal.

Although Norway's Emil Hegle Svendsen placed only 14th in Saturday's final, he captured the Overall World Cup with 828 points, ahead of Austria's Christoph Sumann with 813 points.

Ole Einar Bjørndalen placed 15th Saturday.

(NRK/Aftenposten)

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