France’s Martin Fourcade grabs 3rd gold of Olympics in biathlon relay win
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France’s Martin Fourcade grabs 3rd gold of Olympics in biathlon relay win

November 29, 2019


And in Biathlon,.. France’s Martin Fourcade earned his third
gold medal at the PyeongChang Winter Games, becoming the most successful Olympic champion
in French history. At the Olympic biathlon mixed relay, the 29-year-old
crossed the finish line for his team in 1 hour, 8 minutes, 34-point 3 seconds, more
than 20 seconds ahead of second-place Norway. Italy won the bronze. With the latest victory, Fourcade became the
first athlete to win three gold medals in PyeongChang, lifting his career tally to five
golds. He also won the Men’s 15kilometer Mass Start
and the 12.5kilometer pursuit events. He will now aim for his fourth gold in the
men’s relay set for Friday.

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