BMW IBSF World Cup Lake Placid: Fourth victory for Martins Dukurs in fourth race, Sungbin Yun second ahead of Tomass Dukurs
Third place at the BMW IBSF World Cup in Lake Placid went to 2015 World Championship bronze medallist Tomass Dukurs of Latvia (0.85 seconds behind), his best result this season.
Olympic bronze medallist Matt Antoine from the USA also celebrated his best result of the season so far, cheered on by a home crowd. Fellow teammate Kyle Brown came sixth, the best ever result by far for the 26-year-old athlete, who was thirtieth in last season’s overall World Cup rankings. Another best-ever race was run by Mattia Gaspari of Italy, who came eighth in Lake Placid.
Martins Dukurs continues to head the overall standings in the BMW IBSF World Cup 2015/2016 with the highest possible score of 900. Axel Jungk of Germany, who came fourth in Lake Placid, is overall second with 770 points, followed by Tomass Dukurs in third with 752.
Complete results lists showing all race times, overall times and the latest World Cup standings can be found at ibfs.org, via Twitter (@IBSFsliding), on the official IBSF page, and on the IBSF Facebook group. ©RWH2015-2016