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Alpine skiing: Factfile on Tina Maze

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Factfile on Slovenia's Tina Maze, crowned overall World Cup champion on Sunday:

Name: Tina Maze

Date of birth: May 2, 1983

Place of birth: Crna na Koroskem, Slovenia

Nationality: Slovenian

Height: 1.71 metres

Weight: 63 kg

Sport/disciplines: Alpine skiing/giant slalom, slalom, super-G, downhill, super-combined

Honours

Olympic Games

Giant: silver (2010)

Super-G: silver (2010)

World championships

Super-G: gold (2013)

Giant slalom: gold (2011), silver (2009, 2013)

Super-combined: silver (2011, 2013)

World Cup

Overall: 1st (2013), 2nd (2012), 3rd (2011), 4th (2010)

56 podiums, including 19 victories (12 giant slaloms, 2 slaloms, 3 super-combined, 1 downhill, 1 super-G)

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