Takanashi claims 48th World Cup win

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Oberstdorf (Germany) (AFP)

Japan's Sara Takanashi claimed her 48th career ski jumping World Cup win on Saturday to stay comfortably on course for her fourth overall title.

The 20-year-old jumped for 131m and 129m to finish ahead of Russia's Irina Avvakumova and Japanese compatriot Yuki Ito, who is second in the World Cup standings.