• Wrong music? Russian biathletes sing correct anthem alone

    HOCHFILZEN, Austria (AP) — Russian biathletes decided to sing their national anthem without any instrumental accompaniment after organizers played an outdated version in an embarrassing medal ceremony at the biathlon world championships.

  • Dahlmeier edges Dunklee to win record 5th biathlon gold

    HOCHFILZEN, Austria (AP) — Laura Dahlmeier won the world title in the women’s 12.5-kilometer mass start on Sunday, becoming the first athlete to win five gold medals at a single biathlon world championship.

  • Olympic biathlon champion Russia wins relay world title

    HOCHFILZEN, Austria (AP) — Anton Shipulin waved the Russian flag even before finishing as he helped the Olympic champion beat France for the gold medal in the men’s 4×7.5-kilometer relay at the biathlon world championships on Saturday.

  • Dahlmeier leads Germany to relay gold for record 10th medal

    HOCHFILZEN, Austria (AP) — Laura Dahlmeier led Germany to the title in the women’s 4×6-kilometer relay on Friday, becoming the first biathlete to win a medal in 10 straight world championship races.

  • Bailey wins 1st US gold medal at biathlon worlds

    HOCHFILZEN, Austria (AP) — One year after considering his retirement, Lowell Bailey became the first American biathlete to win a world championships gold medal on Thursday.

  • Dahlmeier wins individual race for 3rd biathlon world title

    HOCHFILZEN, Austria (AP) — Laura Dahlmeier won the women’s individual competition Wednesday for her third gold medal and fourth overall at the biathlon world championships.

  • Kazakhstan says biathletes tested clean after doping raid

    ASTANA, Kazakhstan (AP) — Kazakhstan’s top sports official says the country’s biathletes passed doping tests following a police raid which seized medical equipment and drugs at the world championships.