Fourcade completes hat trick

Eurosport - Sat, 20 Mar 12:34:00 2010

France's Martin Fourcade made it three biathlon World Cup golds inside a week as he won the 12.5km pursuit in Holmenkollen.

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Fourcade finished 8.9 seconds clear of German's Simon Scempp, with home favourite Emil Hegle Svendsen a distant third some 26.1 seconds behind Fourcade.

In the women's 10km pursuit Germany's Simone Hauswald took the top spot on the podium after coming out on fop of a tussle with Belarus's Darya Domracheva to win by 5.4 seconds. Sweden's Anna Carin Olofsson-Zidek edged Russia's Olga Zaitseva for third place, a further 35 seconds back.

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