Ito wins third summer title

Sun, 29 Aug 12:43:00 2010

Japan's Daiki Ito claimed his third win of the summer ski jumping season with victory in Hakuba.

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The 24-year-old took advantage of a weakened field to claim the latest event of the Summer Grand Prix series.

Ito posted jumps of 131.5 and 128.5 meters on the large hill to finish with a winning total of 271.6 points.

Poland's Dawid Kubacki was second with 270.0 points and compatriot Kamil Stoch third with 269.1.

Victory for Ito saw him take top spot in the Grand Prix points standings.


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