Emil Hegle Svendsen of Norway wins Men’s 15 km Mass Start, Full Biathlon Results

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Emil Hegle Svendsen of Norway won the gold medal in the Men’s 15 km Mass Start Biathlon on Tuesday. He nearly gave the gold away by celebrating early allowing Martin Fourcade of France to run up to him at the end and almost take the top spot.

Ondrej Moravec of the Czech Republic took the bronze medal.

How close was it? Take a look for yourself.

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Men’s 15 km Mass Start, Full Results

Rank Country Name Time Behind
1 NOR Emil Hegle SVENDSEN 42:29.1 0.0
2 FRA Martin FOURCADE 42:29.1 0.0
3 CZE Ondrej MORAVEC 42:42.9 +13.8
4 SLO Jakov FAK 42:57.2 +28.1
5 RUS Evgeniy GARANICHEV 43:25.3 +56.2
6 SWE Fredrik LINDSTROEM 43:30.5 +1:01.4
7 AUT Dominik LANDERTINGER 43:32.8 +1:03.7
8 NOR Johannes Thingnes BOE 43:34.2 +1:05.1
9 CAN Brendan GREEN 43:38.3 +1:09.2
10 CAN Jean-Philippe LE GUELLEC 43:41.6 +1:12.5
11 RUS Anton SHIPULIN 43:48.2 +1:19.1
12 SWE Bjoern FERRY 43:48.3 +1:19.2
13 GER Simon SCHEMPP 43:48.3 +1:19.2
14 LAT Andrejs RASTORGUJEVS 43:53.1 +1:24.0
15 SVK Matej KAZAR 44:25.6 +1:56.5
16 AUT Simon EDER 44:30.7 +2:01.6
17 FRA Jean Guillaume BEATRIX 44:34.2 +2:05.1
18 GER Arnd PEIFFER 44:35.0 +2:05.9
19 RUS Evgeny USTYUGOV 44:37.3 +2:08.2
20 RUS Dmitry MALYSHKO 44:42.9 +2:13.8
21 USA Tim BURKE 44:55.9 +2:26.8
22 NOR Ole Einar BJOERNDALEN 45:08.3 +2:39.2
23 USA Lowell BAILEY 45:19.2 +2:50.1
24 CZE Jaroslav SOUKUP 45:22.2 +2:53.1
25 ITA Dominik WINDISCH 45:28.4 +2:59.3
26 GER Erik LESSER 45:34.2 +3:05.1
27 AUT Christoph SUMANN 45:39.0 +3:09.9
ITA Lukas HOFER DNF
CAN Nathan SMITH DNF
FRA Simon FOURCADE DNF