Polish ski jumper places third in World Cup competition in Sapporo

Kubacki advanced to the third place in the World Cup general ranking. Kimimasa Mayama/PAP/EPA

Dawid Kubacki of Poland placed third in a World Cup individual ski jumping competition in Sapporo, Japan, on Saturday.

Yukiya Sato of Japan placed first and Stefan Kraft of Austria was second.

Kubacki advanced to the third place in the World Cup general ranking. He is preceded by Kraft and Karl Geiger of Germany.