Ester Ledecká wins snowboard World Cup event at Bansko

Czech snowboarder Ester Ledecká has won her fourth World Cup event in the giant parallel competition this season.

She triumphed in the final of the event in Bansko, Bulgaria, against Germany’s Selina Jőrg.

The win confirm’s Ledecká’s current form and the fact that she has been tipped as one of the Czechs’ biggest medal hopes at the upcoming Winter Olympics in PyeongChang, South Korea.

Author: Chris Johnstone