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Frenzel wins 2nd straight Nordic combi WCup event

Frenzel wins 2nd straight Nordic combi WCup event

Eric Frenzel of Germany won his second Nordic combined World Cup event of the weekend on Sunday.
Frenzel outsprinted Taylor Fletcher of the United States and Mikko Kokslien of Norway in the home stretch of the 10-kilometer cross country to finish in 25 minutes, 19.9 seconds.
Fletcher came 2.9 seconds behind and beat Kokslien in a photo finish to earn his first career World Cup podium. Tino Edelmann of Germany was 28.8 seconds behind in fourth.
Haavard Klemetsen had the best jump but the Norwegian came 24th.
Defending World Cup champion Jason Lamy Chappuis of France, who finished 15th, leads the standings with 527 points, followed by Magnus Moan of Norway with 508 and Frenzel with 474.
The Nordic combined World Cup continues in Klingenthal, Germany, next weekend.