Double podium for Slovenia in Ljubno

Ljubno ob Savinji – Slovenian jumpers dominated the women’s ski jumping World Cup event in Ljubno ob Savinji on Friday as Nika Križnar won the event ahead of Austria’s Marita Kramer and Ema Klinec.

Križnar was second after the first series but sealed the win with the day’s longest jump, at 94.5 metres, in the final.

She scored 263.7 points ahead of Kramer (259.9 points) and Klinec (257.2 points).

Another Slovenian, Urša Bogataj, was fourth.

The event was the first part of the newly-formed New Year’s Series that will wrap up on Saturday.