The wolves announced the intention to take first place in the overall ranking of the IBU Cup
HOCHFILZEN /Austria/, on February 16. /Spec. Q. TASS Artem Kuznetsov/. Russian biathlete Alexei Volkov for the remainder of the season attempt to win the first place in the overall standings of the Cup of the International biathlon Union (IBU). About this athlete told reporters.
Biathlete Volkov, will leave the national team of Russia after the individual race at the world Cup
The wolves spoke on Thursday in the individual race at the world Cup in Hochfilzen, which has occupied 11-e a place. It was his only start in the tournament, but he pretends to participate in the relay, which will be launched on Friday.
“In the relay you want to participate, but if does not work out, then at the end of the season aiming to fight for the first place in the overall ranking of the IBU Cup,” said Volkov.
Olympic champion 2014 in the relay with 553 points in the lead in the General classification of IBU Cup, ahead of countryman Alexander Loginov 113 points .