Ski Jumping - Three from three for unstoppable Takanashi

Sara Takanashi is proving unbeatable after she completed the ski jumping World Cup double in Hinterzarten and made it three wins from three this season.

With American world champion Sarah Hendrickson out injured, defending World Cup champion Takanashi is struggling for competition on the tour but is still comfortably picking up the wins.

The Japanese teenager made it two in two days in Germany and three from three to start the World Cup season after posting a winning total of 239.9 points.

Irina Avvakumova, third on Saturday, jumped up to second with a score of 227.9 while Carina Vogt of Germany placed third herself with 224.7 for her first podium finish of the season.