Tight start ahead of second round of nordic combined
Akito Watabe's jump reached 130 metres gaining 142.3 points. The Japanese starts the 10 km cross-country with a 20 second lead on Norway's Jørgen Graabak and Austria's Wilhelm Denifl. Eero Hirvonen secured fourth place and starts the race 23 seconds after Watabe. Time difference between second and seventh, Germany's Johannes Rydzek, is only eight seconds.
The second round of nordic combined starts 15.45
Text Jere Väisänen / Laajasalon opisto
Photo Elena Liseytseva / LAMK