Canadian Mikaël Kingsbury takes silver in moguls for his 8th World Cup medal of the season

Canada’s Mikaël Kingsbury collected another World Cup medal, winning silver in men’s moguls in Deer Valley, Utah, on Friday.

Kingsbury finished with 82.84 points, just behind Japan’s Ikuma Horishima, who scored 84.04. Sweden’s Walter Wallberg came in third with 79.62 points.

Laurent Dumais, of Quebec, was 8th, followed by Brendan Kelly, of Pemberton, BC, in 9th and Gabriel Dufresne, of Joliette, Que., in 10th.

It was Kingsbury’s second medal in two days, after making its 100th World Cup podium on Thursday with a gold medal.

WATCH | Kingsbury win moguls silver at Deer Valley World Cup:

101 medal in moguls for Kingsbury of Canada

Canadian Mikaël Kingsbury notched his 101st career World Cup freestyle moguls medal on Friday with a silver medal in Deer Valley, Utah. 2:06

The 29-year-old from Deux-Montagnes, Que., has eight World Cup medals this season, including six gold.

He is the reigning Olympic champion in men’s moguls and will be one of the favorites when he travels to his third Winter Games in Beijing next month.

WATCH | Kingsbury win moguls gold at World Cup:

Mikael Kingsbury wins moguls gold for 100th career World Cup podium

The Canadian king of moguls adds another win to his illustrious resume with another world-class World Cup performance. 3:36

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