At the first ski flying of the season in Bad Mitterndorf, Austria, Piotr Zyla and Stefan Kraft can secure the victories. Karl Geiger missed as the best German on both days only narrowly the podium.
With two great jumps Stephan Leyhe secured his first World Cup victory in front of his home audience in Willingen on Saturday. Marius Lindvik and Kamil Stoch are also convincing and finish second and third.
The ski jumping weekend in Sapporo (Japan) had a lot to offer. The first World Cup jumping competition on Saturday was won by Yukiya Sato and on Sunday Stefan Kraft could not be passed. Of the German athletes, Stephan Leyhe, with the longest jump of the whole competition, could call up his best performance and secured the 2nd place on Sunday.
In front of 24. 000 spectators Kamil Stoch was able to grab the home victory. Also for the DSV eagles there was the first victory of the season to celebrate in the team at the weekend.
Dawid Kubacki confirms his strong form and wins both competitions from the large hill in Titisee-Neustadt. The special classification of the „Titisee-Neustadt-5"; goes to Ryoyu Kobayashi. Karl Geiger stays in the yellow jersey.
After the Four Hills Tournament the normal Ski Jumping World Cup continued on this weekend. Two competitions from the normal hill were held in Val di Fiemme, Italy. On both days it was the German Karl Geiger, who was happy about the victory in the end and thus also took the yellow jersey as overall World Cup leader.
The final jumping of the 68. Four Hills Tournament in Bischofshofen not only attracted 15,000 fans to the Paul Ausserleitner hill, but also more than 7 million people in front of the TV screens. The second round thus ended up at number 1 on the hit list of TV ratings.
Dawid Kubacki is the new winner of the 68th Four Hills Tournament. The man from Poland was able to beat Marius Lindvik from Norway and Karl Geiger from Germany in an exciting tour final.
Stefan Kraft returns with an impressive flight show and wins the last qualification of this year's Four Hills Tournament in Bischofshofen. Behind him the Japanese Daiki Ito finishes second and the Pole Kamil Stoch on third.