Planica: Widhoelzl in Lead After First Round
Planica, 19 March - Andreas Widhoelzl of Austria set a new personal best of 227.5 metres en route to the first round lead in World Cup ski-flying at Planica. Widhoelzl has a 3.3-point lead over Finland's Matti Hautamaeki (223.5m). Robert Kranjec of Slovenia (223m) is 0.1 points further back in third. Slovenians Rok Benkovic and Jernej Damjan are also among the top 10 after producing jumps of over 215 metres on the giant hill.