If the semis are anything to go by, today's lead WC at Puurs, Belgium, will be won by Jain Kim and Ramon Julian Puigblanque.
Ramon has yet to fall off while Jain cruised way beyond, as in 12 holds, Alizée Dufraisse's highpoint only to fall touching the finishing jug. No great surprise as she also dominated the Asian champs last week, winning the lead and finishing 2nd in the bouldering.
Of course, this is by no means guarantees a victory in tonight's final.
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