Skier Alexander Bolshunov has become the first in the pursuit race at the "Tour de Ski" in Italy
Russian skier Alexander Bolshunov has overcome in the pursuit at fifteen kilometers in the classical style during the competition the " Tour de Ski ", which was held in Toblach (Italy) and combined 3 stages of the world Cup.
The result Bolshunova - 38 and 14 minutes, 9 seconds. Second place went to another Russian citizen, a leader of the General offset Sergey Ustyugov ( 13, 7 seconds). The third was Ivo Niskanen ( 24, 8) from Finland.
in the 1st ten included two more Russian envoy: on the fourth spot is occupied by Artem Maltsev ( 29, 2), Ivan Akimochkin finished ninth ( 55, 9).
Next race "Tour de Ski" will be held on three of January in Val di Fiemme. Skiers will compete in mass start.