Nordic combined: World Cup result

Nordic combined World Cup result in Chaikovsky, Russia, on Saturday (placing in ski jump in brackets):

1. Tim Hug (SUI) 27min 44.9sec (10), 2. Bjorn Kircheisen (GER) at 5.7sec (13), 3. Miroslav Dvorak (CZE) 8.3sec (14), 4. Wilhelm Denifl (AUT) 11.8 (2), 5. Lukas Klapfer (AUT) 29.9 (12)

World Cup standings after seven events:

1. Eric Frenzel (GER) 403 pts, 2. Akito Watabe (JAP) 341, 3. Jason Lamy-Chappuis (FRA) 312, 4. Mikko Kokslien (NOR) 258, 5. Haavard Klemetsen (NOR) 248

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