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Vonn revives request to race in men’s World Cup downhill

Geneva (AP) — Lindsey Vonn's request to race against men in a World Cup downhill will be studied again by the International Ski Federation...

Weirather takes race, super-G title at World Cup Finals

Aspen, Colo. (AP) — Dad has a crystal globe. Mom has several of them. Now Tina Weirather has one, too. It will sure look nice...

Stuhec holds off Vonn for downhill win at World Cup Finals

Aspen, Colo. (AP) — Her downhill title pretty much secured, Ilka Stuhec could've played things safe. The Slovenian didn't. Under the weather and struggling to catch...

Peter Fill of Italy wins overall downhill title at finals

Aspen, Colo. (AP) — Peter Fill didn't win a downhill race all season. No matter, since ever so steady works, too. The Italian racer retained...

Shiffrin clinches slalom title, wins World Cup race at Squaw

Olympic Valley, Calif. (AP) — Mikaela Shiffrin shook her head after a final run that featured plenty of mistakes followed by some remarkable recoveries. She...

Shiffrin wins World Cup giant slalom at Squaw Valley

Olympic Valley, Calif. (AP) — Mikaela Shiffrin covered her mouth with her glove in disbelief after crossing the finish line. Finally believing, she tossed...

Overall World Cup winner Hirscher wraps up 4th slalom title

Kranjska Gora, Slovenia (AP) — Overall World Cup champion Marcel Hirscher wrapped up his fourth slalom title Sunday with Austrian compatriot Michael Matt winning...

Vonn criticizes ski officials after pulling out of race

Crans Montana, Switzerland (AP) — Lindsey Vonn wasn't about to risk another injury, and neither was Mikaela Shiffrin. Vonn and Shiffrin, along with some of...

Marcel Hirscher regains slalom title at world championships

St. Moritz, Switzerland (AP) — Leaving no doubt over who was the standout skier at the world championships, Marcel Hirscher regained his slalom title...

German biathletes Schempp, Dahlmeier win mass start gold

Hochfilzen, Austria (AP) — Simon Schempp and Laura Dahlmeier won the mass start world titles on Sunday, raising Germany's haul at the biathlon world...

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