Alpine skiing: Austrian Hirscher claims hat-trick of Adelboden slalom wins

Austrian Marcel Hirscher won the men's slalom at Adelboden on Sunday, his third consecutive victory on the slope seeing him go atop the overall World Cup standings.

The world slalom champion clocked a combined total of 1min 49.75sec to finish 0.29sec ahead of Sweden's Andre Myhrer, with Norwegian Henrik Kristoffersen completing the podium at 0.66sec.