Women's alpine skiing

Austria's Nicole Schmidhofer reacts in the finish area following her run in the women's World Cup downhill ski race in Lake Louise, Alberta on Saturday, Dec. 1, 2018. (Jeff McIntosh/The Canadian Press via AP)
December 01, 2018 - 4:35 pm
LAKE LOUISE, Alberta (AP) — Nicole Schmidhofer of Austria has won a World Cup downhill for the second straight day. Schmidhofer was even faster Saturday than she was in Friday's season opener with a time of 1 minute, 47.68 seconds. Teammate Cornelia Hutter was second, 0.44 seconds behind. Michelle...
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Italy's Federica Brignone celebrates after winning the alpine ski, women's World Cup giant slalom in Killington, Vt., Saturday, Nov. 24, 2018. Brunner finished in third place. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa)
November 24, 2018 - 4:40 pm
KILLINGTON, Vt. (AP) — Three months ago, Federica Brignone of Italy was on crutches after hurting her left knee in a training crash. It didn't take her long to get back up to speed. Brignone won a giant slalom for her ninth career World Cup victory Saturday, with Mikaela Shiffrin taking fourth as...
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France's Tessa Worley celebrates during an alpine ski, women's World Cup giant slalom, in Soelden, Austria Saturday, Oct. 27,2018. (AP Photo/Marco Trovati)
October 27, 2018 - 8:16 am
SOELDEN, Austria (AP) — Tessa Worley has won the season-opening women's World Cup giant slalom in difficult weather conditions on Saturday. The world champion from France was four tenths of a second off the lead after the first run but posted the fastest time in the final run. Worley beat first-run...
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