Munich – the end of the year, the Highlight of each ski season: The four-hills-tournament starts. The competition starts on the 30. December, respectively on 29. with the qualification, and ends on the 06. January. First, the German stations are searched. The four hills tournament starts in Oberstdorf (Allgäu) and then on new year’s day in Garmisch-Partenkirchen. Then it goes for the ski jumpers, and on to Austria. On 04. January, the competition will be held in Innsbruck, followed by the final at 06. In January, the three kings jump in Bischofshofen (Salzburg).

ski jumping follows the next. The competition will be particularly excited to see a new, last year alone, the four hills tour, came across with a very high resonance in the TV audience. According to the official Website of the tour, both the ZDF, as well as ARD had a market share of around 30 percent in each of the Jump of the four hills tournament. All of these viewers admired at the time, only one: The Poland’s Kamil Stoch.

four hills tournament 2018/19: Kamil Stoch in the favorites role

The 31-Year-old outclassed the tour 2017/18 every one of his competitors and won seemingly effortlessly the competition. However, as the overall victory wouldn’t be enough, put Kamil on Stoch itself is the crown and won each of the four Jump during the four hills tournament. This Coup is only the German ski jumpers Sven Hannawald managed so far. He also won in 2002, all four Jump and, thus, the four-hills-tournament and overall.

+ Sven Hannawald congratulates Kamil Stoch for the “Grand Slam”: The two were able to win all four stations, the four-hills-tournament. © AFP / BARBARA GINDL

At the end of the season, the Pole was not allowed to look back only on a victory in the four hills tournament, but won the overall world Cup in ski jumping with a clear lead of almost 400 points. Kamil Stoch is therefore also this year, not only in the world Cup in the favourite role, but also in the four-hills-tournament. If he can continue his series, it will show from the end of the year.

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four hills tournament 2018/19: Great expectations of German ski jumper

In the last season, one of the German ski jumpers emerged as a clear. Richard Friday was Kamil Stoch in the world Cup on the heels, even in the case of the four-hills-tournament the 27, performed-Year-old. Friday was the Poland really dangerous, the greater the shock when you jump in Innsbruck, Austria. The German crashed hard, the four-hills-tournament was over. A bitter defeat for Richard Friday, but only briefly, he was again on the legs. Although not quite in the old Form, but with good performances the 27-Year-old more the world Cup could collect points. Thus, he had recorded at the end of the season in second place in the overall world Cup. The hopes of a strong showing by Richard on Friday at the four-hills-tournament are so great.

+ Richard Friday crashed out of the competition in Innsbruck, 2018. Thus, the four-hills-tournament for the 27-over-Year.© Reuters / Kerstin Joensson

But also on the rest of the German ski-jumper, you can count on. After two years of break, cracks due to two Cruciate ligament, is now also Severin Freund was again part of the German eagle. Not from the beginning of the season, but by the end of the year, he is expected to be fit again, so is his Trainer. As a two-time world champion friend, despite his injuries, is probably one of the best ski jumpers in the German squad.

another high-Flyer out did themselves last season at the Olympic Games in Pyeongchang. Andreas Wellinger won at the competition of the Gold on the normal hill and silver on the large hill. Similarly, in the rest of the season, the 23-Year-old to prove himself and made the sixth place in the overall world Cup standings.

As the Germans cut off in the case of the four-hills-tournament 2018/19, you can turn the 30. December see. The first Jump in Oberstdorf on Sunday the 30. December 2018 at 16.30. Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany on Tuesday, 01. January 2019, at 12.30 PM.

on Friday, 04. January 2019, follows at 14.00 at the third Jump in Innsbruck, Austria. The completion of Bischofshofen on Sunday, 06. January 2019 to 17: 00. We will tell you where and how you can see the four hills tournament live on TV and in the Live Stream.

four hills tournament 2018/19: ski jumping today, live on Free TV in the ARD and ZDFDie two German public channels ARD (das Erste) and ZDF have secured the four hills tour in 2018/19, the transfer of rights. The transmitter on share Transfers, wherein any two of the four Jump radiates. At each Jump there are two passages, which are transmitted both to you live from the transmitters. The ZDF the Jump transfers in Oberstdorf on September 30. December 2018 at 16.30 and the final inBischofshofen Jump on the 06. January 2019 to 17: 00. The ARD broadcasts the competition in Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany, on 01. January 2019 to 12.30 PM and the inInnsbruck Jump on the 04. January 2019 to 14: 00.Four-hills-tournament 2018/19: ski jumping today, live on Free TV when ZDFDas ZDF transmits, as already mentioned, two of the four Jump. The first round of the competition in Oberstdorf on September 30. December 2018 will begin at 16.30 hrs, the second about two hours later. The Live Transmissions of ZDF begin a quarter of an hour before. The ZDF will broadcast the final competition in Bischofshofen on 06. January 2019. The first Jump starts at 17.00, the second-two hours later – as in the case of each of the four competitions. The Live broadcast starts again a quarter of an hour before. Norbert king will moderate the four-hills-tournament in ZDF, as an expert, the ski legend Toni is Innauer. Be commenting on the Jump from Stefan beer.Four-hills-tournament 2018/19: ski jumping today, live on Free TV the ARDDie ARD the two takes of “between events” of the four-hills-tournament. The public broadcaster transmits the new year’s jumping in Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany, on 01. January 2019. The erste passage begins at 12.30 PM, the second at about 14.30. The Live broadcast of the ARD starts each a quarter of an hour before. The competition in Innsbruck on 04. January 2019 will be transferred from the ARD. The first Jump starts at 14.00, the second passage follows and then again two hours later. Also here is the Live reporting of the ARD starts each a quarter of an hour before. A Moderator will probably be Matthias Opdenhövel. With the expert, Dieter Thoma, he will guide you through the broadcasts. Be commenting on the competitions from Tom Bartels.Four-hills-tournament 2018/19: ski jumping today in the Live Stream of the ARD and the ZDFWenn the four-hills-tournament on your PC, Laptop, Smartphone or Tablet and want to see, you can access the Live Streams of ARD and ZDF. What Live Stream you need to access depends on which of the two transmitters transmits the Jump. The Transfers start live: In Oberstdorf, at 16.30, in Garmisch-Partenkirchen to 1 2.30 p.m., in Innsbruck, to 14.0 0 o’clock and in Bischofshofen at 17.00. Apps: ARD on iTunes (iOS), ARD in the Google Play Store. Apps: ZDF on iTunes (iOS), ZDF in the Google Play Store. Please note, however, that such Live-Streams consume a large amount of data. If you don’t want to, so that the data quota of your mobile contract is consumed, you must always pay attention to a stable Wi-Fi connection. Four-hills-tournament 2018/19: ski jumping in addition, a free Live-StreamsIm the Internet, there are for the four-hills-tournament, many more free Live-Stream offers. But image and Audio quality of these Live Streams are usually much lower than with the official Live Streaming-portals. In addition, the use of such Streaming services, according to the judgment of the European court of justice to be illegal. Here you will find an Overview of free and legal Live Streams.Ski jumping: The last winner of the four hills tournament at a Glance


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