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Alpine Skiing: Canada's Guay wins Val Gardena downhill

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Canada's Erik Guay won the men's World Cup downhill at Val Gardena on Saturday, his fourth victory on the global ski circuit.

Guay clocked 1min 56.65sec to finish 0.12sec ahead of Norway's Kjetil Jansrud, with French racer Johan Clarey (1:56.89) completing the podium.

Norwegian Aksel Lund Svindal, winner of Friday's super-G and currently the overall World Cup leader, finished fourth, five-hundredths off the podium, with American veteran Bode Miller in fifth.

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