Ottawa Citizen - - WINTER OLYMPICS -

Biathlon No. 1 Martin Four­cade of France won the 12.5-kilo­me­tre pur­suit, bounc­ing back from a dis­ap­point­ing eighth-place fin­ish in the sprint race to hit 19 of his 20 tar­gets to claim his third Olympic gold medal. Se­bas­tian Sa­muels­son of Swe­den took sil­ver and Benedikt Doll of Ger­many earned bronze. Maren Lundby of Nor­way turned World Cup ski-jump­ing dom­i­na­tion into Olympic gold with a jump of 110 me­tres for 264.6 points, prov­ing a mi­nor crash dur­ing train­ing wasn’t go­ing to af­fect her. Lundby won six of 10 events on the World Cup cir­cuit. Katha­rina Althaus of Ger­many was sec­ond, fol­lowed by Sara Takanashi of Ja­pan.

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