Russian wins at biathlon World Cup
She crossed the finish line in 34 minutes 18.3 seconds with just two penalties.
It’s the third gold medal in the 30-year-old Olympic champion’s career but it’s her first individual victory.
In this year’s World Cup she has already claimed two bronze medals in the sprint and pursuit and a gold medal in relay race.
Ex-Russian national Anastasiya Kuzmina competing for Slovakia finished second, 7.5 seconds behind the winner.
In third was Sweden's Helena Jonsson, 12.3 seconds behind Zaitseva.