Alpine skiing: Fenninger wins Linz giant slalom

Austria's Anna Fenninger opened her women's alpine skiing World Cup account for the season when claiming the giant slalom at Linz on Saturday.

After four near misses already this campaign 24-year-old Fenninger prevailed ahead of Sweden's Jessica Lindell-Vikarby and American Mikaela Shiffrin.

This was the fifth World Cup of Fenninger's career.