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Ski jumper Morgenstern wins Four Hills tournament

World Cup leader Thomas Morgenstern won the Four Hills ski jumping tournament for the first time on Thursday in Bischofshofen, Austria

World Cup leader Thomas Morgenstern won the Four Hills ski jumping tournament for the first time on Thursday in Bischofshofen, Austria.

The 24-year-old Austrian took second place behind Norway's Tom Hilde in the final event to stay on top of the Four Hills standings ahead of Switzerland's Simon Ammann.

Morgenstern is the third straight Austrian winner of the prestigious competition after Wolfgang Loitzl in 2008-09 and Andreas Kofler last season. No nation has won the tournament for three years in a row since Norway from 1966-69.