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ARE, Sweden | The Latest: Hirscher wins slalom, leads Austrian clean sweep

ARE, Sweden (AP) — The Latest on skiing world championships (all times local): 3:30 p.m. Marcel Hirscher led an Austrian clean sweep in the slalom by winning by 0.65 seconds for a record-tying seventh career gold medal at the world championships. After producing what he said was one of the best runs of his career … Continue reading ARE, Sweden | The Latest: Hirscher wins slalom, leads Austrian clean sweep

ARE, Sweden | Hirscher wins slalom, leads Austrian clean sweep

ARE, Sweden (AP) — If this was to be Marcel Hirscher‘s last race at the skiing world championships, the Austrian great sure put on a show. Hirscher produced what he described as one of the best runs of his trophy-laden 12-year career, allowing him to coast to victory in the second leg of the slalom … Continue reading ARE, Sweden | Hirscher wins slalom, leads Austrian clean sweep

ARE, Sweden | The Latest: Hirscher looks to win slalom as ski worlds end

ARE, Sweden (AP) — The Latest on skiing world championships (all times local): 10:55 a.m. Austria, a storied Alpine skiing nation, needs Hirscher to deliver in the final event to avoid finishing the world championships without a gold medal for the first time since Crans Montana, Switzerland, in 1987. The women’s team has already finished … Continue reading ARE, Sweden | The Latest: Hirscher looks to win slalom as ski worlds end

ARE, Sweden | Hirscher looks to win slalom as ski worlds draw to close

ARE, Sweden (AP) — Mikaela Shiffrin defied illness to win the slalom at the skiing world championships. Can Marcel Hirscher do the same? Hirscher, the seven-time overall World Cup champion, will start as the favorite for the last medal event of these championships, even though he is still nursing a cold he picked up midway … Continue reading ARE, Sweden | Hirscher looks to win slalom as ski worlds draw to close

ARE, Sweden | The Latest: Shiffrin not interested in racing against men

ARE, Sweden (AP) — The Latest on the skiing world championships (all times local): 6:25 p.m. Mikaela Shiffrin is not interested in taking over Lindsey Vonn’s fight to race against men. After her slalom win, Shiffrin was told Swedish great Ingemar Stenmark said he thought she could beat a few of the men and asked … Continue reading ARE, Sweden | The Latest: Shiffrin not interested in racing against men

ARE, Sweden | The Latest: Holdener leads by 0.11 in slalom, Shiffrin 3rd

ARE, Sweden (AP) — The Latest on the skiing world championships (all times local): 12:05 p.m. Wendy Holdener of Switzerland held a 0.11-second lead over Anna Swenn Larsson after the first run in the slalom at the world championships, with Mikaela Shiffrin 0.15 back in third place. Holdener is looking to capture a second gold … Continue reading ARE, Sweden | The Latest: Holdener leads by 0.11 in slalom, Shiffrin 3rd

ARE, Sweden | The Latest: Shiffrin fights illness in bid for slalom gold

ARE, Sweden (AP) — The Latest on the skiing world championships (all times local): 11:35 a.m. Mikaela Shiffrin is fighting a chest illness as she looks to win gold in the slalom at the world championships. After Shiffrin finished behind leader Wendy Holdener and Anna Swenn Larsson in her first run, U.S. ski team spokeswoman … Continue reading ARE, Sweden | The Latest: Shiffrin fights illness in bid for slalom gold

ARE, Sweden | Weather turns ugly as Shiffrin goes for 2nd gold at worlds

ARE, Sweden (AP) — The weather’s turned ugly for Mikaela Shiffrin‘s last race at the skiing world championships. Fog has descended over the course at Are, Sweden, and the wind has slightly picked up again ahead of the slalom, which Shiffrin starts as favorite. The American is looking to capture her second gold medal of … Continue reading ARE, Sweden | Weather turns ugly as Shiffrin goes for 2nd gold at worlds