Alpine skiing at the Winter Olympics http://www.globalpost.com/taxonomy/term/25588/all en Alpine skiing-McKennis wins St Anton downhill http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130112/alpine-skiing-mckennis-wins-st-anton-downhill <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>ST ANTON, Austria, Jan 12 (Reuters) - American Alice McKennis won a women's World Cup downhill on Saturday.</p> <p>Italy's Daniela Merighetti was second and Austria's Anna Fenninger finished third. (Reporting by Patrick Lang; Editing by John Mehaffey)</p> Alpine skiing at the Winter Olympics Anna Fenninger Daniela Merighetti Thomson Reuters Sat, 12 Jan 2013 13:00:29 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5733555 at http://www.globalpost.com Alpine skiing-McKennis leaves Vonn chasing shadows in St Anton http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130112/alpine-skiing-mckennis-leaves-vonn-chasing-shadows-st-anton <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>By Patrick Lang</p> <p>ST ANTON, Austria, Jan 12 (Reuters) - Alice McKennis underlined the depth of American alpine skiing with her maiden World Cup downhill victory in St Anton on Saturday.</p> <p>While all eyes were on fellow-American Lindsey Vonn who was making her comeback following a three-week break, McKennis stole the show in one minute and 14.62 seconds.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130112/alpine-skiing-mckennis-leaves-vonn-chasing-shadows-st-anton" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Alpine skiing Alpine skiing at the Winter Olympics Winter Olympic Games Thomson Reuters Sat, 12 Jan 2013 14:00:04 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5733562 at http://www.globalpost.com Alpine Skiing-World Cup St. Anton am Arlberg women's downhill results http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130112/alpine-skiing-world-cup-st-anton-am-arlberg-womens-downhill-res <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Jan 12 (Infostrada Sports) - Results from the World Cup St. Anton am Arlberg Women's Downhill on Saturday 1. Alice McKennis (U.S.) 1:14.62 2. Daniela Merighetti (Italy) 1:14.69 3. Anna Fenninger (Austria) 1:14.78 4. Tina Maze (Slovenia) 1:14.92 5. Laurenne Ross (U.S.) 1:14.94 6. Dominique Gisin (Switzerland) 1:14.96 6=. Lindsey Vonn (U.S.) 1:14.96 8. Marion Rolland (France) 1:15.11 9. Tina Weirather (Liechtenstein) 1:15.23 10.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130112/alpine-skiing-world-cup-st-anton-am-arlberg-womens-downhill-res" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Alpine skiing Alpine skiing at the Winter Olympics Winter Olympic Games Thomson Reuters Sat, 12 Jan 2013 14:00:23 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5733563 at http://www.globalpost.com Alpine skiing-Ligety wins Adelboden giant slalom http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130112/alpine-skiing-ligety-wins-adelboden-giant-slalom <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>ADELBODEN, Switzerland, Jan 12 (Reuters) - American Ted Ligety won a men's World cup giant slalom in Adelboden on Saturday.</p> <p>Germany's Fritz Dopfer was second and his compatriot Felix Neureuther finished third. (Reporting by Manuele Lang; Editing by John Mehaffey)</p> Alpine skiing at the Winter Olympics Felix Neureuther Ted Ligety Thomson Reuters Sat, 12 Jan 2013 14:00:38 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5733567 at http://www.globalpost.com UPDATE 3-Alpine Skiing-World Cup Adelboden men's giant slalom results http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130112/update-3-alpine-skiing-world-cup-adelboden-mens-giant-slalom-re <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Jan 12 (Infostrada Sports) - Results from the World Cup Adelboden Men's Giant Slalom after run 2 on Saturday Run 1 Run 2 Overall 1. Ted Ligety (U.S.) 1:14.39 1:14.28 2:28.67 2. Fritz Dopfer (Germany) 1:15.73 1:14.09 2:29.82 3. Felix Neureuther (Germany) 1:15.85 1:14.06 2:29.91 4. Manfred Moelgg (Italy) 1:16.17 1:14.07 2:30.24 5. Ivica Kostelic (Croatia) 1:15.65 1:14.75 2:30.40 6. Aksel Lund Svindal (Norway) 1:15.47 1:15.06 2:30.53 7.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130112/update-3-alpine-skiing-world-cup-adelboden-mens-giant-slalom-re" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Alpine skiing Alpine skiing at the Winter Olympics Winter Olympic Games Thomson Reuters Sat, 12 Jan 2013 11:00:04 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5733535 at http://www.globalpost.com Alpine skiing-Ligety wins Adelboden at last http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130112/alpine-skiing-ligety-wins-adelboden-at-last <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>By Manuele Lang</p> <p>ADELBODEN, Switzerland, Jan 12 (Reuters) - A last gasp mistake by arch-rival Marcel Hirscher handed Ted Ligety his first victory in the classic giant slalom on Saturday.</p> <p>The American clinched his 15th top spot in the discipline in a combined time of two minutes and 28.67 seconds.</p> <p>It was the world champion's fourth win of the winter and he can thank World Cup holder Hirscher for it.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130112/alpine-skiing-ligety-wins-adelboden-at-last" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Alpine skiing Alpine skiing at the Winter Olympics Winter Olympic Games Thomson Reuters Sat, 12 Jan 2013 14:15:44 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5733571 at http://www.globalpost.com Alpine Skiing-World Cup women's standings http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130112/alpine-skiing-world-cup-womens-standings <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Jan 12 (Infostrada Sports) - Standings from the World Cup Women's on Saturday Downhill Points 1. Lindsey Vonn (U.S.) 240 2. Stacey Cook (U.S.) 195 3. Daniela Merighetti (Italy) 161 4. Alice McKennis (U.S.) 156 5. Nadja Kamer (Switzerland) 140 6. Anna Fenninger (Austria) 139 7. Tina Weirather (Liechtenstein) 137 8. Maria Hoefl-Riesch (Germany) 132 9.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130112/alpine-skiing-world-cup-womens-standings" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Alpine skiing at the Winter Olympics FIS Alpine World Ski Championships 2011 – Women's super combined Lindsey Vonn Thomson Reuters Sat, 12 Jan 2013 14:45:20 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5733578 at http://www.globalpost.com UPDATE 1-Alpine skiing-McKennis leaves Vonn chasing shadows in St Anton http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130112/update-1-alpine-skiing-mckennis-leaves-vonn-chasing-shadows-st- <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>(Adds details, quotes)</p> <p>By Patrick Lang</p> <p>ST ANTON, Austria, Jan 12 (Reuters) - Alice McKennis underlined the depth of American alpine skiing as she eclipsed her more celebrated compatriot Lyndsey Vonn to claim her maiden World Cup downhill victory in St Anton on Saturday.</p> <p>While all eyes were on Vonn who was making her comeback following a three-week break, McKennis stole the show in one minute and 14.62 seconds.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130112/update-1-alpine-skiing-mckennis-leaves-vonn-chasing-shadows-st-" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Alpine skiing Alpine skiing at the Winter Olympics Human Interest Winter Olympic Games Thomson Reuters Sat, 12 Jan 2013 14:45:25 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5733579 at http://www.globalpost.com UPDATE 1-Alpine skiing-Ligety finally wins Adelboden http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130112/update-1-alpine-skiing-ligety-finally-wins-adelboden <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>(Adds quotes)</p> <p>By Manuele Lang</p> <p>ADELBODEN, Switzerland, Jan 12 (Reuters) - A last-gasp mistake by arch-rival Marcel Hirscher handed American Ted Ligety his first victory in the Adelboden classic giant slalom on Saturday.</p> <p>Ligety clinched his 15th top spot in the discipline in a combined time of two minutes 28.67 seconds.</p> <p>The world champion owed his fourth win of the winter to World Cup holder Hirscher.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130112/update-1-alpine-skiing-ligety-finally-wins-adelboden" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Alpine skiing Alpine skiing at the Winter Olympics Marcel Hirscher Ted Ligety Winter Olympic Games Thomson Reuters Sat, 12 Jan 2013 15:30:12 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5733589 at http://www.globalpost.com Alpine skiing-Maze completes the set with a super-G win http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130113/alpine-skiing-maze-completes-the-set-super-g-win <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>By Patrick Lang</p> <p>ST ANTON, Austria, Jan 13 (Reuters) - Tina Maze became only the sixth woman to win in all five Alpine ski World Cup disciplines when she took victory in a super-G on Sunday.</p> <p>The Slovenian's sixth race win of the season, in one minute 16.55 seconds, completed the set for Maze, who now looks almost certain to win the overall World Cup given her enormous lead over her rivals.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130113/alpine-skiing-maze-completes-the-set-super-g-win" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Alpine skiing Alpine skiing at the Winter Olympics Winter Olympic Games Thomson Reuters Sun, 13 Jan 2013 13:45:45 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5733771 at http://www.globalpost.com Alpine skiing-Maze wins St Anton Super-G race http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130113/alpine-skiing-maze-wins-st-anton-super-g-race <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>ST ANTON, Austria, Jan 13 (Reuters) - Slovenia's Tina Maze won a women's Alpine ski World cup Super-G race on Sunday, according to provisional results.</p> <p>Austria's Anna Fenninger was second and Swiss Fabienne Suter was third. (Reporting by Patrick Lang; Editing by Clare Fallon)</p> Alpine skiing Alpine skiing at the Winter Olympics Fabienne Suter Thomson Reuters Sun, 13 Jan 2013 13:45:47 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5733772 at http://www.globalpost.com Alpine skiing-Hirscher wins Adelboden slalom http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130113/alpine-skiing-hirscher-wins-adelboden-slalom <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>ADELBODEN, Switzerland, Jan 13 (Reuters) - Austria's Marcel Hirscher won a men's Alpine ski World cup slalom on Sunday.</p> <p>Fellow Austrian Mario Matt was second and Italian Manfred Moelgg was third. (Reporting by Manuele Lang; Editing by Clare Fallon)</p> Alpine skiing Alpine skiing at the Winter Olympics Marcel Hirscher Thomson Reuters Sun, 13 Jan 2013 14:00:39 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5733775 at http://www.globalpost.com UPDATE 1-Alpine Skiing-World Cup St. Anton am Arlberg women's super g results http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130113/update-1-alpine-skiing-world-cup-st-anton-am-arlberg-womens-sup <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Jan 13 (Infostrada Sports) - Results from the World Cup St. Anton am Arlberg Women's Super G on Sunday 1. Tina Maze (Slovenia) 1:16.55 2. Anna Fenninger (Austria) 1:16.59 3. Fabienne Suter (Switzerland) 1:17.54 4. Lindsey Vonn (U.S.) 1:17.55 5. Maria Hoefl-Riesch (Germany) 1:17.64 6. Julia Mancuso (U.S.) 1:17.75 7. Lara Gut (Switzerland) 1:17.81 8. Viktoria Rebensburg (Germany) 1:17.85 9. Fraenzi Aufdenblatten (Switzerland) 1:18.04 10.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130113/update-1-alpine-skiing-world-cup-st-anton-am-arlberg-womens-sup" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Alpine skiing Alpine skiing at the Winter Olympics Winter Olympic Games Thomson Reuters Sun, 13 Jan 2013 13:45:28 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5733768 at http://www.globalpost.com UPDATE 1-Alpine skiing-Maze completes the set with a super-G win http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130113/update-1-alpine-skiing-maze-completes-the-set-super-g-win <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>(Adds quotes)</p> <p>By Patrick Lang</p> <p>ST ANTON, Austria, Jan 13 (Reuters) - Tina Maze became only the sixth woman to win in all five Alpine ski World Cup disciplines when she took victory in a super-G on Sunday.</p> <p>The Slovenian's sixth race win of the season, in one minute 16.55 seconds, completed the set for Maze, who now looks almost certain to win the overall World Cup given her enormous lead over her rivals.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130113/update-1-alpine-skiing-maze-completes-the-set-super-g-win" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Alpine skiing Alpine skiing at the Winter Olympics Human Interest Tina Maze Winter Olympic Games Thomson Reuters Sun, 13 Jan 2013 14:00:56 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5733780 at http://www.globalpost.com Alpine Skiing-World Cup men's standings http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130113/alpine-skiing-world-cup-mens-standings <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Jan 13 (Infostrada Sports) - Standings from the World Cup Men's on Sunday Slalom Points 1. Marcel Hirscher (Austria) 520 2. Felix Neureuther (Germany) 386 3. Andre Myhrer (Sweden) 330 4. Alexis Pinturault (France) 248 5. Manfred Moelgg (Italy) 215 6. Ivica Kostelic (Croatia) 195 7. Mario Matt (Austria) 187 8. Jens Byggmark (Sweden) 150 9. Fritz Dopfer (Germany) 146 10. Manfred Pranger (Austria) 127 11. Reinfried Herbst (Austria) 121 12.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130113/alpine-skiing-world-cup-mens-standings" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Alpine skiing Alpine skiing at the Winter Olympics Winter Olympic Games Thomson Reuters Sun, 13 Jan 2013 14:01:08 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5733785 at http://www.globalpost.com