Ski Jumping: In Harrachov triumph Ahonen

Harrachov Jan. 20 (AP) – The winner of Sunday’s, morning finally only one round competition of the World Cup (SP) in ski jumping 2007/2008 in the Czech Harrachov, which was a substitute for Saturday canceled the race, the “mammoth” bridge HS -205 became FIN Janne Ahonen. Thirty native z Lahti measured 199.5 meters, for which he received from the referees 187.9 points. The recent winner of the Four Hills Tournament this was the 35th triumph in the SP 333 and the start of the World Cup incredible 103 individual podium in a career (Balance: 35-41-27). “On Saturday it was difficult in Harrachov, long waiting for the tower, eventually canceled the contest. Now I am however satisfied.Although the morning jump up only one round, all competitors know what can. For me it was the race like any other, “said winning Ahonen, who even in rainy weather again proved that worse weather conditions it out of your way, quite the contrary.

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The” flying “Finns seized in competition with 40 jumpers the other two podium representatives of Norway. second, the ends Tom Hilde (193 m / 185.6 b), the third was Anders Jacobsen (191 m / 181.2 b). the favorite of Austrian Thomasa Morgensterna classified in the final fifthrung (188 m / 177.6 b), two-time Olympic gold medalist from Turin 2006, but retained its leadership in the ranking by the World Cup with a gain 1115 points ahead of Ahonen (810 b). The only Slovak jumper Martin Mesík the weekend events in the Czech Republic is missing.

The second race (the classic two rounds) are on the agenda as originally planned, the first round of the competition starts at 13:45 h.

Results – SP in the ski jumping 2007/2008 – Harrachov, HS-205 – Sun (single stage event, compensation for Saturday):

1st Janne Ahonen (FIN.) 187.9 points (199.5 m), 2. Tom Hilde 185.6 (193 m), 3. Anders Jacobsen (NOR both.) 181.2 (191 m), 4.Dmitry Vasilyev (Russia) 178.2 (191 m), 5. Thomas Morgenstern (Austria) 177.6 (188 m), 6. David Lazzaroni (Fr.) 175.8 (186.5 m) Janne Happonen (Finland) 171.8 (184 m), 8. Michael Neumayer (Germany) 169.1 (185.5 m), 9. Martin Koch (Austria) 165.0 (180 m) Jernej Damjan (Slovenia) 164.9 (179.5 m).

Rank SP 2007/2008 (after 14 of 28 races):

1. Thomas Morgenstern (Austria) 1115 points 2. Janne Ahonen (Fin.) 810 3. Gregor Schlierenzauer (Austria) 707 4. Tom Hilde (Norway) 682 5. Wolfgang Loitzl (Austria) 507, 6 Andreas Küttel (Switzerland) 385, 7. Andreas Kofler (Austria) 375, 8. Simon Ammann (Switzerland) 356, 9. Michael Neumayer (DE) 334, 10.Anders Bardal (NOR.) 325

Split Nations Cup 2007/2008 (to 15 from 32 races):

1st Austria 3571 points, 2. Norway 2223, Finland 3. 1553, 4. Switzerland 870 854 5. Germany 6. Slovenia 684 7. Russia 537 Poland 422 8th, 9th Japan 410 10 Czech 406.

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