Hanna Öberg takes Biathlon gold in Östersund

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Hanna Öberg won Sweden's first medal at the Biathlon World Championships in Jämtland on Tuesday. The 23-year-old took gold in the individual women's 15 km long distance race where her accuracy on the shooting range was impeccable.

The young Swede became a household name in Sweden when the previously little known skier stormed through to win gold and add a relay silver at the last Winter Olympics.

Her achievements saw her scoop Sweden's major sports achievement awards last year.

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