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Sara Takanashi Dominant ski jumper doubles up in Oberstdorf

Takanashi extended her lead in the overall standings and is comfortably on course for a fourth title.

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Japan'sSara Takanashi soears in the air on January 7, 2017 in Oberstdorf play

Japan'sSara Takanashi soears in the air on January 7, 2017 in Oberstdorf

(DPA/AFP/File)

Japan's Sara Takanashi moved to within one win of 50 career ski jumping World Cup victories after dominating Sunday's event in Oberstdorf.

The 20-year-old soared out to 124m and 129m to finish well clear of Slovenia's Ema Klinec and Irina Avvakumova of Russia to complete a weekend sweep in Germany.

Takanashi extended her lead in the overall standings and is comfortably on course for a fourth title.

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