Malysz ties record, gets second career ski jump win

Updated: February 3, 2007, 4:28 PM ET
Associated Press

TITISEE-NEUSTADT, Germany -- Adam Malysz of Poland tied the hill record on his second leap Saturday to win a World Cup ski jump event.

Malysz won his second World Cup victory in eight days and 31st of his career with the 145.0-meter jump, matching the mark held by Germany's Sven Hannavald.

Combined with a first jump of 138.5, Malysz finished with 293.8 points.

Andreas Kofler of Austria was second with 285.3, followed by World Cup leader Anders Jacobsen of Norway with 278.9.


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