Polish ski jumpers have achieved a record number of points for Poland during the 2018/19 Ski Jumping World Cup. The white-and-reds notched up a total of 6,083 points throughout the 2018/19 season.
Poland won Saturday's ski jumping World Cup team tournament in Planica, Slovenia. This is Poland's sixth team victory in the World Cup, but the first one on a flying hill.
The fifth European country to organise the FIFA U-20 World Cup, Poland was chosen after beating off competition with its 3,300-page-long application weighing 17kg.
Poland placed fourth in the Raw Air World Cup men's ski jumping team tournament in Oslo on Saturday after the second series was called off due to very bad weather conditions. Norway placed first.
The Poles hard-fought win over a good Croatian team means they qualify for the World Cup for only the second time in their history.
Pole Kamil Stoch came 1st in the ski jumping World Cup competition in Lahti, Finland on Sunday.
Short-track skater Natalia Maliszewska crowns wonderful season by picking up World Cup title.
‘Polish squadron in the sky!’ Poland dominated the podium at the World Cup event in Oberstdorf in Germany on Sunday, not only winning first place but also third, fourth and sixth. The wins also saw Poland gaining the highest points EVER in a world cup competition.
The 23-year-old held off Holland’s Yara van Kerkhof and Canada’s Alyson Charles in the final 500m, sweeping to a 43.142 victory during the historic tournament held in Calgary (Canada) on Sunday.