Bernhard Tritscher of Austria wins men's qualifier in Toblach
Austrian Bernhard Tritscher was fastest today in the qualifying for the stage 5 in Toblach, sprint free.
Tritscher edged out Loris Frasnelli of Italy by only +0.30 sec. Sweden's Jesper Modin goes through to the quarter final from the third place. Petter Northug will try to end his bad luck from sprints with bib number 4 as he lost on the Austrian +0.66.
Defending Tour de Ski champion Lukas Bauer was this time not so far from qualifying but ended up on 34th place having lost on Tritscher +6.63. Bauer missed the qualifying time by only 0.16 sec. Tour leader Dario Cologna is through on the 9th spot.