Alexey Poltoranin and Justyna Kowalczyk won in Muonio

17 November 2012 17:47
Alexey Poltoranin
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Justyna Kowalczyk was as expected superior in ladies' competition 5 km Classic as  Alexey Poltoranin dominated the men's class in the Finnish Muonio.

The tall Alexey Poltoranin of Kazakhstan won the men's 10 km classic, of which start list was packed with great names.  Poltoranin edged out the Czech ace Lukas Bauer by five seconds. Jens Flibrich finished third and USA's Kris Freeman took the fourth place. 

Justyna Kowalczyk continued her winning streak and after yesterday's victory claimed another win for 5 km Classic ahead of Russia's Yulia Tchekaleva, who has come back after a child break. Japan's Masako Ishida has been in good shape as she notched third place.