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Kasai, 41, becomes oldest World Cup ski jump winner

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Noriaki Kasai, at 41 years and seven months, became the oldest ever winner of a World Cup ski jump at Tauplitz in Austria on Saturday. 

Noriaki Kasai of Japan celebrates in finish area of the men's individual competition of the Ski Jumping World Cup in Tauplitz, Austria, on January 11, 2014

Kasai, fifth in last week's Four Hills tournament, entered ski jumping's record books by taking the ski flying leg of the World Cup season staged on a 200 metre (656 foot) hill.

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