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  • Kosir wins snowboard World Cup to take overall lead

    ASAHIKAWA, Japan (AP) — Zan Kosir of Slovenia won the World Cup parallel giant slalom snowboard event on Saturday to move into first place in the overall standings.

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  • Reichelt leads Austrian World Cup downhill sweep

    GARMISCH-PARTENKIRCHEN, Germany (AP) -- Hannes Reichelt led an Austrian sweep of a shortened downhill race on the Kandahar slope for his 10th career World Cup victory on Saturday. Reichelt, the super-G world champion, had been quickest in both training sessions and he completed the course in 1…

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  • France wins Nordic combined team sprint at worlds

    FALUN, Sweden (AP) -- France defended its world championship title in the Nordic combined team sprint event Saturday after Jason Lamy Chappuis held off Germany's Johannes Rydzek in the final sprint.

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  • Olympic champion Christensen returns to where it began

    Joss Christensen won the slopestyle at the U.S Freeskiing Grand Prix in January 2014 and his life has never been the same since. Christensen won the same event in his hometown Friday in another fantastic fashion. Christensen again showed anything can happen despite long odds. ''I've been pretty…

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  • 6-time Olympian Mario Stecher ends Nordic combined career

    Six-time Olympian Mario Stecher of Austria has ended his Nordic combined career, 21 years after winning his first of 12 World Cups. The 37-year-old Stecher, who has been left out of the Austrian team for the Nordic skiing world championships, says ''this is the right time. So far I've enjoyed this…

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  • Fog Again: Women's World Cup halted in Bulgaria

    The women's World Cup racing has been canceled for a second straight day due to fog in southern Bulgaria. Thirteen of the 56 competitors raced before the event was canceled, with three failing to finish, including Switzerland's Fabienne Suter who protested after crashing into a gate in heavy fog.…

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  • Johaug wins women's 30K race at Nordic skiing worlds

    FALUN, Sweden (AP) — Therese Johaug of Norway used an early breakaway to win the women's 30-kilometer cross-country race by nearly a minute Saturday for her third gold medal of the Nordic skiing world championships.

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  • Olympic gold medalist Christensen wins slopestyle event

    Sochi Olympic gold medalist Joss Christensen saved his best for last to win the men's skiing slopestyle event at the U.S. Grand Prix. Gus Kenworthy made it a clean sweep for the United States, placing third with an 89.00 on his last run. Sweden's Emma Dahlstrom took first on the women's side with a…

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  • Alpine Skiing-World Cup Garmisch-Partenkirchen men's downhill results

    Feb 28 (Infostrada Sports) - Results from the World Cup Garmisch-Partenkirchen Men's Downhill on Saturday 1. Hannes Reichelt (Austria) 1:11.90 2. Romed Baumann (Austria) 1:11.91 3. Matthias Mayer (Austria) 1:12.14 4. Silvano Varettoni (Italy) 1:12.18 5. Dominik Paris (Italy) 1:12.21 6. Marco…

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  • Reichelt edges Jansrud in World Cup downhill training

    GARMISCH-PARTENKIRCHEN, Germany (AP) -- Hannes Reichelt was quickest again in the final training session Friday for a World Cup downhill on the demanding Kandahar slope. The Austrian, who was also fastest in Thursday's opening session, clocked 1 minute, 58.66 seconds to beat downhill leader Kjetil…

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  • Women's World Cup super-G canceled in foggy Bansko

    BANSKO, Bulgaria (AP) -- The women's World Cup super-G has been canceled because of fog.

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  • Germany's Freund wins large hill ski jump at Nordic worlds

    FALUN, Sweden (AP) — German ski jumper Severin Freund had the best score in both rounds to win the large hill event Thursday for his second gold medal of the Nordic skiing world championships.

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