FIS Cup in Pyeongchang: Nikaido wins

Author: Andrea Brandmüller, Published:

The men’s FIS Cup in the Olympic city Pyeongchang took place on the HS 109 hill. Ren Nikaido from Japan celebrated his first FC victory of the summer season in Sunday’s competition.

With jumps on 107 m and 108 m Nikaido secured the win, closely followed by the second placed Seou Choi. The Korean athlete landed on 102.5 m and 110 m, only 1.2 points behind Nikaido. Shinnosuke Fujita completed the podium on the third place due to jumps on 106 m and 109.5 m.

Cene Prevc from Slovenia came in fourth after jumping 96.5 m and 107 m. The Russian athlete Aleksandr Bazhenov rounded up the TOP5 (97.5 m / 107 m).


source: FIS