Lindsey Vonn http://www.globalpost.com/taxonomy/term/25607/all en 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 Alpine Skiing-World Cup women's standings http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130113/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 13 (Infostrada Sports) - Standings from the World Cup Women's on Sunday Super G Points 1. Lindsey Vonn (U.S.) 250 2. Tina Maze (Slovenia) 230 3. Julia Mancuso (U.S.) 180 4. Anna Fenninger (Austria) 140 5. Fabienne Suter (Switzerland) 136 6. Maria Hoefl-Riesch (Germany) 135 7. Viktoria Rebensburg (Germany) 94 8. Dominique Gisin (Switzerland) 84 9. Lara Gut (Switzerland) 76 10. Elena Curtoni (Italy) 63 11.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130113/alpine-skiing-world-cup-womens-standings" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Alpine skiing at the Winter Olympics Lindsey Vonn Viktoria Rebensburg Thomson Reuters Sun, 13 Jan 2013 14:01:47 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5733796 at http://www.globalpost.com Reuters Sports Schedule at 0600 GMT on Saturday Jan 19 http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130118/reuters-sports-schedule-at-1400-gmt-friday-jan-18 <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>Reuters sports schedule at 0600 GMT on Saturday:</p> <p>- - - -</p> <p>CYCLING</p> <p>Armstrong says received 'death penalty' for doping</p> <p>NEW YORK - Disgraced cyclist Lance Armstrong says he received the sporting equivalent of the "death penalty" for using performance-enhancing drugs and lying about it, but he hopes his lifetime ban will one day be overturned so that he can compete again. (CYCLING-ARMSTRONG/, moved, by Julian Linden and Steve Keating, 800 words)</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130118/reuters-sports-schedule-at-1400-gmt-friday-jan-18" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Alpine skiing at the Winter Olympics Entertainment Evian Thonon Gaillard F.C. Football in France Lindsey Vonn Rory McIlroy Winter Olympic Games Thomson Reuters Fri, 18 Jan 2013 14:15:26 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5736136 at http://www.globalpost.com Alpine skiing-Vonn back on top in Cortina http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130119/alpine-skiing-vonn-back-top-cortina <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>CORTINA D'AMPEZZO, Italy, Jan 19 (Reuters) - Lindsey Vonn returned to her winning ways after a self-imposed Christmas break when she dominated the Cortina d'Ampezzo downhill for the third time on Saturday.</p> <p>The American, already crowned in the Italian resort in 2008 and 2010, took her third victory in one minute 38.25 seconds.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130119/alpine-skiing-vonn-back-top-cortina" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Alpine skiing at the Winter Olympics Lindsey Vonn Lindsey Vonn Winter Olympic Games Thomson Reuters Sat, 19 Jan 2013 12:15:11 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5736541 at http://www.globalpost.com UPDATE 1-Alpine skiing-Vonn back on top in Cortina http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130119/update-1-alpine-skiing-vonn-back-top-cortina <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 and quotes)</p> <p>By Patrick Lang</p> <p>CORTINA D'AMPEZZO, Italy, Jan 19 (Reuters) - Lindsey Vonn returned to her winning ways after a self-imposed Christmas break when she dominated the Cortina d'Ampezzo downhill for the third time on Saturday.</p> <p>The American, already crowned in the Italian resort in 2008 and 2010, took her third victory in one minute 38.25 seconds.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130119/update-1-alpine-skiing-vonn-back-top-cortina" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Alpine skiing at the Winter Olympics Lindsey Vonn Lindsey Vonn Winter Olympic Games Thomson Reuters Sat, 19 Jan 2013 13:46:01 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5736553 at http://www.globalpost.com Reuters Sports Schedule at 1400 GMT on Saturday Jan 19 http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130119/reuters-sports-schedule-at-1400-gmt-saturday-jan-19 <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>Reuters sports schedule at 1400 GMT on Saturday:</p> <p>- - - -</p> <p>CYCLING</p> <p>Armstrong says he received 'death penalty' for doping</p> <p>NEW YORK - Disgraced cyclist Lance Armstrong says he received the sporting equivalent of the "death penalty" for using performance-enhancing drugs and lying about it, but he hopes his lifetime ban will one day be overturned so that he can compete again. (CYCLING-ARMSTRONG/, moved, by Julian Linden and Steve Keating, 800 words)</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130119/reuters-sports-schedule-at-1400-gmt-saturday-jan-19" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Alpine skiing at the Winter Olympics Lindsey Vonn Winter Olympic Games Thomson Reuters Sat, 19 Jan 2013 14:15:24 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5736576 at http://www.globalpost.com Alpine Skiing-World Cup women's standings http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130120/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 20 (Infostrada Sports) - Standings from the World Cup Women's on Sunday Super G Points 1. Tina Maze (Slovenia) 290 2. Lindsey Vonn (U.S.) 286 3. Julia Mancuso (U.S.) 225 4. Viktoria Rebensburg (Germany) 194 5. Fabienne Suter (Switzerland) 160 6. Anna Fenninger (Austria) 154 7. Maria Hoefl-Riesch (Germany) 147 8. Nicole Schmidhofer (Austria) 117 9. Lara Gut (Switzerland) 108 10. Leanne Smith (U.S.) 88 11.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130120/alpine-skiing-world-cup-womens-standings" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Alpine skiing at the Winter Olympics Lindsey Vonn Viktoria Rebensburg Thomson Reuters Sun, 20 Jan 2013 13:30:37 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5736847 at http://www.globalpost.com Reuters Sports Schedule at 1400 GMT on Sunday Jan 27 http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130126/reuters-sports-schedule-at-1400-gmt-saturday-jan-26 <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>Reuters sports schedule at 1400 GMT on Sunday:</p> <p>TENNIS</p> <p>Australian Open men's final</p> <p>Djokovic clinches third successive Australian title</p> <p>MELBOURNE - Novak Djokovic became the first man to win three successive Australian Open titles in the professional era when he beat third seed Andy Murray 6-7 7-6 6-3 6-2 in a battle of attrition (TENNIS-OPEN/ (PIX), moved, by Nick Mulvenny and Greg Stutchbury, 500 words plus sidebars)</p> <p>- - - -</p> <p>SOCCER</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130126/reuters-sports-schedule-at-1400-gmt-saturday-jan-26" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Alpine skiing at the Winter Olympics Association football Lindsey Vonn Marcel Hirscher Sports States of Germany Winter Olympic Games Thomson Reuters Sat, 26 Jan 2013 14:15:41 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5739826 at http://www.globalpost.com Alpine skiing: Vonn battles off-piste problems for worlds http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130203/alpine-skiing-vonn-battles-piste-problems-worlds <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Hospitalisation for an intestinal ailment, divorce, depression, rumours of an affair with Tiger Woods and a whole month away from skiing are hardly the ideal preparations for a podium assault at the World Ski Championships.</p> <p>Lindsey Vonn's chequered run-in to the February 4-17 worlds, however, has not stopped her soaring to 59 World Cup wins, just three short of Austrian Annemarie Moser-Proll's record of 62 victories.</p> <p>But things have been hard off the piste for the overall World Cup champion in 2008, 2009, 2010 and 2012.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130203/alpine-skiing-vonn-battles-piste-problems-worlds" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Alpine skiing at the Winter Olympics Lindsey Vonn Lindsey Vonn Thomas Vonn AFP Sun, 03 Feb 2013 14:47:00 +0000 Agence France-Presse 5744495 at http://www.globalpost.com Alpine skiing: US speed ladies plan run on gold http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130203/alpine-skiing-us-speed-ladies-plan-run-gold <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>The US speed queens are looking to conquer the medal table at the World Ski Championships opening Monday in Schladming, Austria with Lindsay Vonn and Julia Mancuso leading the pack of gold-hungry ladies. </p> <p>"I think it's very possible that the Americans could dominate the podium here," Vonn, two-time world champion and US alpine skiing's sweetheart, said ahead of the two weeks of competition. </p> <p>"Almost everyone has been on the podium already and everyone can win... the team is incredibly strong at the moment."</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130203/alpine-skiing-us-speed-ladies-plan-run-gold" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Alpine skiing at the Winter Olympics Lindsey Vonn Winter Olympic Games AFP Mon, 04 Feb 2013 02:16:02 +0000 Agence France-Presse 5744936 at http://www.globalpost.com Reuters Sports Schedule at 1400 GMT on Tuesday Feb 5 http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130204/reuters-sports-schedule-at-1400-gmt-monday-feb-4 <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>Reuters sports schedule at 1400 GMT on Tuesday:</p> <p>- - - -</p> <p>SOCCER</p> <p>Match-fixing probe sends soccer scurrying for answers</p> <p>LONDON - Many top soccer figures reacted with horror on Tuesday to the revelation from European investigators that hundreds of global matches have been fixed but others said it was all old news. (SOCCER-MATCHFIXING/ (WRAPUP 1), expect by 1900 GMT/2 PM ET, 600 words)</p> <p>See also several sidebars</p> <p>- -</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130204/reuters-sports-schedule-at-1400-gmt-monday-feb-4" target="_blank">read more</a></p> All-America Football Conference Alpine skiing at the Winter Olympics Carolina Hurricanes Lindsey Vonn National Football League National Hockey League San Francisco 49ers Southeast Division Winter Olympic Games Thomson Reuters Mon, 04 Feb 2013 14:30:16 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5745395 at http://www.globalpost.com Alpine skiing-Vonn suffers nasty crash in Worlds super-G http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130205/alpine-skiing-vonn-suffers-nasty-crash-worlds-super-g <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>SCHLADMING, Austria, Feb 5 (Reuters) - American Lindsey Vonn suffered a serious crash in the women's super-G on the opening day of the alpine skiing world championships on Tuesday.</p> <p>A helicopter was called to take the four-times overall World Cup champion to hospital.</p> <p>The race had been delayed by fog.</p> <p>(Editing by Mark Meadows)</p> Alpine skiing at the Winter Olympics Lindsey Vonn Winter Olympic Games Thomson Reuters Tue, 05 Feb 2013 14:45:27 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5746427 at http://www.globalpost.com Alpine skiing: Vonn in serious crash at world champs http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130205/alpine-skiing-vonn-serious-crash-at-world-champs <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>US ski star Lindsey Vonn suffered a serious crash during the opening race of the world championships here on Tuesday, but it was still unclear whether she suffered any serious injuries. </p> <p>The 28-year-old two-time world champion and Olympic gold-medallist landed on the side of her ski after a jump during the opening super-G race here, and flipped over before crashing into a gate. </p> <p>Emergency services were quickly on site. </p> <p>ssw/ak</p> Lindsey Vonn Lindsey Vonn Vonn AFP Tue, 05 Feb 2013 14:46:05 +0000 Agence France-Presse 5746436 at http://www.globalpost.com UPDATE 2-Alpine skiing-Season over for Vonn after super-G crash http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130205/update-1-alpine-skiing-vonn-suffers-nasty-crash-worlds-super-g <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>(Updates with team statement)</p> <p>By Manuele Lang</p> <p>SCHLADMING, Austria, Feb 5 (Reuters) - Olympic champion Lindsey Vonn will miss the rest of the Alpine skiing season after fracturing her shin and tearing knee ligaments in a crash during the opening super-G at the world championships on Tuesday.</p> <p>"According to U.S. Ski Team medical director Kyle Wilkens, Vonn suffered a torn ACL and MCL in her right knee and a lateral tibial plateau fracture," the U.S. team said in a statement.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130205/update-1-alpine-skiing-vonn-suffers-nasty-crash-worlds-super-g" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Alpine skiing at the Winter Olympics Anna Fenninger Lindsey Vonn Lindsey Vonn Winter Olympic Games Thomson Reuters Tue, 05 Feb 2013 15:00:45 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5746451 at http://www.globalpost.com Alpine skiing: Vonn in bad crash at world champs http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130205/alpine-skiing-vonn-bad-crash-at-world-champs <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>US ski star Lindsey Vonn suffered a heavy crash during the opening race of the world championships here on Tuesday, but it was still unclear whether she suffered any serious injuries. </p> <p>The 28-year-old two-time world champion and Olympic gold-medallist landed on the side of her ski after a jump during the opening super-G race here, and flipped over before crashing into a safety gate. </p> <p>Emergency services were quickly on site, and Vonn was evacuated by helicopter to a nearby hospital. </p> <p>Austrian television reported possible leg injuries. </p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130205/alpine-skiing-vonn-bad-crash-at-world-champs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Alpine skiing at the Winter Olympics Lindsey Vonn Lindsey Vonn Viktoria Rebensburg AFP Tue, 05 Feb 2013 15:01:25 +0000 Agence France-Presse 5746461 at http://www.globalpost.com