Sara Takanashi won her third women’s ski jumping World Cup event of the season and the 60th of her career on Friday.

The 24-year-old extended her record for career victories — by men or women — with the best jump in both rounds on the normal hill at Rasnov, Romania, for a winning total of 239.2 points. Norway’s Silje Opseth was runner-up. Slovene Nika Kriznar, who won Thursday, was third.

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