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Shipulin wins biathlon mass-start race in Slovenia

Russia's Anton Shipulin celebrates in the finish area of the men's 15 km mass start competition at the Biathlon World Cup event, in Pokljuka, Slovenia, Sunday, Dec. 21, 2014. A provisional result sees Shipulin as the winner. (AP Photo/Darko Bandic)

POKLJUKA, Slovenia (AP) — Anton Shipulin of Russia sprinted away from three rivals to win a 15-kilometer mass-start race for his second biathlon World Cup victory in three days on Sunday, while Kaisa Makarainen of Finland won the women’s event.

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Svendsen, Domracheva win biathlon pursuits

POKLJUKA, Slovenia (AP) — Emil Hegle Svendsen of Norway won a men’s 12.5-kilometer pursuit race on Saturday to take the overall biathlon World Cup lead.

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