Kamil Stoch took fifth place for the inauguration of the winter season of the World Cup, but in the second competition in Nizhny Tagil he did not manage to win a pass to the final series. Stoch also triumphed in qualifying on Friday, thanks to which he took an additional prize of 3,000. Swiss francs. After the first weekend with the World Cup, the jumper from Ząb gained a total of 7.5 thousand. Swiss francs, or about 34 thousand. zloty. In this regard, he took the sixth place among all participants of competitions in Nizhny Tagil.
2 thousand Swiss francs (approx. PLN 9 thousand) were won by Dawid Kubacki, who took 13th place in the first competition, 1.5 thousand. Swiss francs (about PLN 6,800) were earned by Piotr Żyła, and the modest 100 Swiss francs was won by Andrzej Stękała, who came 30th in the Sunday competition.
Karl Geiger could count on the greatest financial rewards in Nizhny Tagil. The account of the German representative after the whole weekend was credited with the amount of 18 thousand. Swiss francs, or approx. 81 thousand. zloty. Slightly less, because 16 thousand. Swiss francs (about PLN 72 thousand), and Halvor Egner Granerud, who is defending the Crystal Ball this season, won.
Geiger is the leader of the overall World Cup ranking after two competitions in Russia and is 20 points ahead of Graneruda. The best of Poles – Kamil Stoch is 12th with 45 points.