Germany gets team-silver

Skiflug-WM: Geiger und Co. fliegen in Vikersund zu Silber | Sportschau

In the occupation of Severin Friend, Andreas Wellinger, Markus Eisenbichler and Karl Geiger, the German quartet had to be beaten only to the superior Slovenian Domen Prevc, Peter Prevc, Timi Zajc and Anoint Lanisek. The podium completed Norway. Austria, Japan and Poland remained on the largest facility in the world without team medal.

In the individual, Germany’s Adler were about defending violinists, the ranked eight occupied, emptied empty. Geiger’s successor is Olympic champion Marius Lindvik from Norway. National coach Stefan Horngacher had opted for railroads, although this was landed in singles behind Constantin Schmid. Stephan Leyhe remained in Vikersund without use. The ski jump season is finished in the coming weeks on the airfields of Oberstdorf and Planica.

“That the Karl there such a grenade is mega. Megageil, that we make a medal. That’s really beautiful,” said Eisenbichler. After mixed air days everything worked at least in the final competition. Friend increased after a weak pro-passage, Wellinger and railroad providers proved stability that made dethronte single champion violinist as the final man’s nerve strong with famosies 238 meters the medal clear.

“We are a horny team. We have been able to push us horny,” Wellinger said. National coach Stefan Horngacher said, “There was definitely not in it. Karl did his best jump. Congratulations to the entire team, all worked great. We deserve this silver.” Bronze went to the hosts from Norway.