Alpine skiing: Weirather wins giant slalom

Liechtenstein skier Tina Weirather extended her lead in the overall World Cup standings when she won the giant slalom on Sunday at the French resort of Val d'Isere.

The 24-year-old, recording her third win of the World Cup season, finished well ahead of Swiss Lara Gut while Maria Pietilae-Holmner of Sweden was third.