Dukurs wins top spot at World Cup

  • 2014-01-27
  • From wire reports, RIGA

Skeleton star Martins Dukurs won the 7th and final stage of the World Cup competition Saturday, resulting in yet another triumph in the overall standings.

This is Martins' fifth World Cup, and as a bonus was awarded the FIBT Prize for placing first in the season's last three stages and clocking the fastest time in all six runs. The prize is 100,000 euros. 

At Koenigsee yesterday, Tomass Dukurs took silver, making this the fourth 1-2 finish for the brothers this season.