Hågen Krogh, NOR
It is great to win the relay again. I still felt the race yesterday
and was quite tired. I knew Ustiugov would be strong and he
was closing the gap. In the last lap I knew I could hold it.
The guys on the previous legs did a great job.
The plan was to keep a steady a pace in the first lap and
then speed up. I gave everything I had and tried to close
the gap on Finn but it was too much. Nevertheless, 2nd place
It is amazing for Italy to back on the podium in the relay.
The battle for the 3rd was great. It would have been better
if we were fighting for the victory. In Lillehammer we were
the third nation but not on the podium. Today the whole team
did a great job and the last leg went my way, when the group