Alpine skiing-Ligety wins Kranjska Gora giant slalom and cup

KRANJSKA GORA, Slovenia, March 9 (Reuters) - American Ted Ligety won an Alpine skiing giant slalom on Saturday and secured the season's World Cup title in the discipline.

Austria's Marcel Hirscher was second in the race and France's Alexis Pinturault was third. (Reporting by Patrick Lang; Editing by Clare Fallon)