More Sports / Winter Sports Dec 8, 2019

Ski jumper Yukiya Sato wins first World Cup gold

Ski jumper Yukiya Sato claimed his first World Cup win on Saturday, coming from behind in the men's large hill event in Nizhny Tagil, Russia. Sato earned 251.6 points to finish 1.5 ahead of Germany's Karl Geiger. Australia's Philipp Aschenwald took third with 249.4 points. The ...

Sato, Iwasa soar to 1-2 finish

More Sports / Winter Sports Feb 22, 2017

Sato, Iwasa soar to 1-2 finish

Yukiya Sato and Yuken Iwasa won the gold and silver medals, respectively, to give Japan a 1-2 finish in the individual competition in men's normal hill ski jumping at the Asian Winter Games on Wednesday. A day after the event was delayed due to strong ...