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  • Shiffrin, Fenninger share win in World Cup GS

    Mikaela Shiffrin wasted no time fulfilling her ambition to start winning giant slaloms this season. The 19-year-old American, already dominating the women's slalom circuit for two years, clinched her first GS win Saturday, sharing victory with overall World Cup champion Anna Fenninger in a tense…

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  • Bode Miller skips season-opener with back injury

    SOELDEN, Austria (AP) -- Bode Miller is sitting out the season-opening men's World Cup giant slalom on Sunday because of a persistent back injury.

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  • FIS postpones introduction of air bags in skiing

    SOELDEN, Austria (AP) — Alpine skiing's governing body is postponing the introduction of an air bag system aimed at improving safety in speed racing.

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  • Ligety aims to challenge overall champion Hirscher

    When the men's Alpine skiing World Cup starts this weekend, Ted Ligety has his eyes on more than just his fourth straight win in the season-opening giant slalom. Defending champion Marcel Hirscher, who wants to become the first male skier to win the overall World Cup four seasons in a row, regards…

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  • Alpine Skiing-World Cup Soelden women's giant slalom results

    Oct 25 (Infostrada Sports) - Results from the World Cup Soelden Women's Giant Slalom after run 2 on Saturday Run 1 Run 2 Overall 1. Mikaela Shiffrin (U.S.) 1:17.93 1:21.92 2:39.85 1. Anna Fenninger (Austria) 1:18.02 1:21.83 2:39.85 3. Eva-Maria Brem (Austria) 1:18.95 1:21.17 2:40.12 4. Kathrin…

    Reuters