World Cup standings: clear leads for Alexandersson and Kyburz

Posted on | May 30, 2016 | Category: News

Tove Alexandersson, Sweden and Matthias Kyburz, Switzerland are the clear leaders in this year’s World Cup standings after the three counting races in the European Championships. They lead by 43 and 117 points respectively.

Nearest challenger to Alexandersson, who was World Cup winner overall last year, is Judith Wyder SUI. She has recovered from the back injury problems that plagued her last season and has won one of this year’s races compared to Alexandersson’s two. Maja Alm DEN is in third place with four top-six results.

Matthias Kyburz has enjoyed a flying start to this season’s races with three wins from the five competitions held so far. His compatriot Daniel Hubmann, last year’s winner overall, has had fluctuating success so far and lies second in the standings. Next behind him is Gustav Bergman SWE, and then two fast-rising athletes having their most successful season so far, Florian Howald SUI and Martin Regborn SWE.

The three individual finals at the World Championships in Sweden in late August comprise the next World Cup round.

Leading standings


  1. Tove Alexandersson SWE 340 points
  2. Judith Wyder SUI 297
  3. Maja Alm DEN 225
  4. Merja Rantanen FIN 184
  5. Nadiya Volynska UKR 176
  6. Svetlana Mironova RUS 172


  1. Matthias Kyburz SUI 364
  2. Daniel Hubmann SUI 247
  3. Gustav Bergman SWE 233
  4. Florian Howald SUI 164
  5. Martin Regborn SWE 160
  6. Carl Godager Kaas NOR 157

Switzerland (160 points) leads the Sprint Relay World Cup standings after two of the four races, with Russia (150) second and Denmark (140) third.

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