Cross country skier Bauer wins 15 km classic


Czech cross country skier Lukáš Bauer has clinched his first victory in this season’s World Cup, when he came first in the men’s 15 km classic in Otepaa, Estonia. The winner of last year’s cross country World Cup won his favourite race in a time of 35 minutes 43 seconds, beating Sweden’s Johan Olsson by 1.5 seconds. Vincent Vittoz of France finished third.