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1 Emil Persson 26,400,000
2 Astrid Øyre Sli... 26,074,640
3 Ida Dahl 25,962,653
4 Andreas Nygaard 25,204,937
5 Kasper Stadaas 24,731,571
6 Max Novak 24,408,540
7 Johan Hoel 24,239,242
8 Tord Asle Gjerd... 24,225,126
9 Johannes Eklöf 23,955,612
10 Emilie Fleten 23,861,586
11 Stian Hoelgaard 23,820,021
12 Oskar Kardin 23,698,180
13 Britta Johansso... 23,577,507
14 Herman Paus 23,515,423
15 Karstein Johaug 23,444,611
16 Magnus Vesterhe... 23,224,579
17 Morten Eide Ped... 23,141,153
18 Runar Skaug Mat... 23,109,109
19 Amund Riege 23,044,039
20 Thomas Ødegaard... 22,858,194
21 Torleif Syrstad 22,823,158
22 Axel Jutterströ... 22,774,131
23 Marcus Johansso... 22,386,541
24 Magni Smedås 22,272,121
25 Petter Stakston 22,264,110
26 Eddie Edström 22,191,731
27 Chris Andre Jes... 22,150,822
28 Torgeir Sulen H... 21,672,716
29 Thomas Joly 21,571,165
30 Nils Dahlsten 21,377,545
31 Klas Nilsson 21,163,179
32 Joar Thele 20,952,782
33 Anders Aukland 20,900,567
34 Patrick Fossum ... 20,725,034
35 Vetle Thyli 20,533,206
36 Jan Šrail 20,312,327
37 Alvar Myhlback 20,273,712
38 Fabián Štoček... 20,037,927
39 Anikken Gjerde ... 19,974,875
40 Jeremy Royer 19,887,147
41 Stian Berg 19,871,502
42 Karolina Hedens... 19,660,713
43 Alfred Buskqvis... 19,528,517
44 Einar Kalland-O... 19,510,307
45 Kati Roivas 19,340,721
46 Lina Korsgren 19,332,942
47 Silje Øyre Slin... 19,228,754
48 Stanislav Řezáč... 19,025,752
49 Juuso Mäkelä 18,981,645
50 Jenny Larsson 18,963,798
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Korsgren Keeps The Lead In The SC Ranking After La Diagonela

Lina Korsgren, Team Ramudden, keeps her first position in the SC Ranking, the global ranking system for long-distance cross-country skiers, after Engadin La Diagonela.

Photo: Visma Ski Classics/Magnus Östh

Lina Korsgren, Team Ramudden, keeps the lead in the SC Ranking.

Korsgren is followed by Tord Asle Gjerdalen, Team XPND Fuel, and Emil Persson, Lager 157 Ski Team. Korsgren keeps the lead with 25,118,872 points after finishing third at Engadin La Diagonela. Gjerdalen has 24,690,277 points and holds his second place, and Persson has 24,639,090 points, still in the third position.

Four Pro Tour skiers are moving up among the top ten athletes. Ida Dahl, Team Ramudden, from sixth to fifth place, with 24,147,261 points; Stian Hoelgaard, Team Curira, from seventh to sixth, with 24,004,951 points; Andreas Nygaard, Team Ragde Charge, from eight to the seventh position, with 23,896,802; and Max Novak, Team Ramudden, from tenth to ninth place, with 23,585,608 points.

Two skiers inside the top 10 lost positions this weekend. Morten Eide Pedersen, Team Eksjöhus, from fifth to eighth, and Emilie Fleten, Team XPND Fuel, from ninth to tenth. Both Pro Tour skiers did not start over the weekend due to the Covid-19 quarantine. 

In the top 20, Britta Johansson Norgren, Lager 157 Ski Team, climbs from 13th to 11th place after finishing second in Engadin La Diagonela, and Maxim Vylegzanin, Russian Winter Team, moves from 15th to 14th, after his sixth-place last weekend. Magnus Vesterheim, Team Kaffebryggeriet goes from 17th to 16th, and Simen Engebretsen Nordli moves from 20th to 18th.

Athletes among the 50 taking significant steps after Engadin La Diagonela is Stanislav Řezáč, Slavia Pojišťovna Sport Team, going from 29th to 24th. Nils Persson, Team Engcon, from 32nd to 26th, Sofie Elebro, Team Næringsbanken, from 34th to 29th, Bastien Poirrier, Team Nordic Expérience, from 33rd to 30th, Jan Šrail, Vltava Fund Ski Team, from 36th to 32nd, Gabriel Höjlind, Team Engcon, from 41st to 33rd, Petter Soleng Skinstad, Team Coop, from 40th to 37th, Théo Deswazière, Team Nordic Expérience, from 46th to 41st and Laila Kveli, Team Engcon, from 49th to 47th.

If we look in the ranking list, between 50 and 100, some athletes move up ten positions or more. Kasper Stadaas, Team Ragde Charge, moved up from 72nd to 60th after his first-ever Visma Ski Classics Pro Tour victory. Torgeir Sulen Hovland, Team Engcon, goes from 90th to 76th, Eddie Edström, Lager 157 Ski Team, 94th to 81st, Thomas Gifstad, 93rd to 83rd, Antoine Tarantola, Team Nordic Expérience, 97th to 87th, Tom Fahlén, Exsitec Ski Team, 106th to 93rd, Kati Roivas, Team Nordic Expérience, 107th to 94th, Haakon Holden, Team Næringsbanken, 115th to 96th, and Olaf Talmo, Team NTNUI SWECO, from 111th to 97th. 

Outside top 100, Martin Løwstrøm Nyenget, Team Eksjöhus, takes a giant leap from 310th to 187th after finishing Engadin La Diagonela in tenth place. Another considerable improvement comes from Mattis Stenshagen, Team Koteng Eidissen, from 511th to 240th, after his 18th place last weekend. Dietmar Nöckler, Team Robinson Trentino, 495th to 244th, Juuso Mäkelä, Team Kaskipuu, 483rd to 249th, Christoffer Lindvall, Team Mäenpää, 444th to 263rd, Anna Svendsen, Team Koteng Eidissen, 567th to 288th, Andrei Kuznetsov, Russian Winter Team, 490th to 292nd, Filip Rosjö, Ski Team Göhlins, 638th to 306th and Ekaterina Smirnova, Team Robinson Trentino, from 602nd to 351st place.

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