Marcel Hirscher http://www.globalpost.com/taxonomy/term/25711/all en 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 Reuters Sports Schedule at 1400 GMT on Sunday Jan 13 http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130113/reuters-sports-schedule-at-1400-gmt-sunday-jan-13 <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: - - - - SOCCER Premier League Manchester United v Liverpool (1330) Arsenal v Manchester City (1600) United host Liverpool, City visit Arsenal LONDON - Manchester United host north-west rivals Liverpool looking knowing they can go 10 points clear at the top of the Premier League with a victory, at least until second-placed Manchester City visit Arsenal in the late game.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130113/reuters-sports-schedule-at-1400-gmt-sunday-jan-13" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Disaster Marcel Hirscher Olympique de Marseille Sports Thomson Reuters Sun, 13 Jan 2013 14:15:17 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5733799 at http://www.globalpost.com UPDATE 1-Alpine skiing-Extraordinary Hirscher wins in Adelboden http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130113/update-1-alpine-skiing-extraordinary-hirscher-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, details)</p> <p>By Manuele Lang</p> <p>ADELBODEN, Switzerland, Jan 13 (Reuters) - Austria's Marcel Hirscher won his third World Cup slalom in succession on Sunday, fighting back from the disappointment of the previous day.</p> <p>With a blistering second run, the World Cup holder and leader came back from eighth in the morning leg to win in a combined time of one minute 51.75 seconds.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130113/update-1-alpine-skiing-extraordinary-hirscher-wins-adelboden" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Alpine skiing Alpine skiing at the Winter Olympics Marcel Hirscher Marcel Hirscher Thomson Reuters Sun, 13 Jan 2013 14:45:04 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5733805 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-Hirscher wins Kitzbuehel slalom http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130127/alpine-skiing-hirscher-wins-kitzbuehel-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>KITZBUEHEL, Austria, Jan 27 (Reuters) - Austria's Marcel Hirscher won a men's World Cup slalom in Kitzbuehel on Sunday.</p> <p>Germany's Felix Neureuther was second and Croatia's Ivica Kostelic was third. (Reporting by Manuele Lang; Editing by Mark Meadows; mark.meadows@thomsonreuters.com; +44 20 7542 7933; Reuters Messaging:; <a href="mailto:mark.meadows.reuters.com@reuters.net">mark.meadows.reuters.com@reuters.net</a>)</p> Alpine skiing at the Winter Olympics Labor Marcel Hirscher Technology Winter Olympic Games Thomson Reuters Sun, 27 Jan 2013 13:45:29 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5740099 at http://www.globalpost.com Alpine skiing-Hirscher wins Moscow City Event http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130129/alpine-skiing-hirscher-wins-moscow-city-event <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>MOSCOW, Jan 29 (Reuters) - Austria's Marcel Hirscher won a men's World Cup City Event (parallel slalom) on Tuesday.</p> <p>Hirscher beat Sweden's Andre Myhrer to the the top of the podium with Croatia's Ivica Kostelic third.</p> <p>In the women's competition, Germany's Lena Duerr finished first ahead of Slovakia's Veronika Velez Zuzulova.</p> <p>American Mikaela Shiffrin was third.</p> <p>(Reporting by Patrick Lang)</p> Alpine skiing at the Winter Olympics Marcel Hirscher Winter Olympic Games Thomson Reuters Tue, 29 Jan 2013 18:15:18 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5741125 at http://www.globalpost.com Alpine skiing: Quiet Schladming readies for ski madness http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130203/alpine-skiing-quiet-schladming-readies-ski-madness <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>Nestled in the heart of Austria at the foot of the majestic Dachstein peaks, Schladming, which hosts the World Ski Championships between February 4-17, is no stranger to big sports events.</p> <p>In 1982, it welcomed the world championships and every year since 1997 it has played host to the popular "Night Race" World Cup slalom -- with some 45,000 spectators converging on the small town of 4,500 for one day's ski racing.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130203/alpine-skiing-quiet-schladming-readies-ski-madness" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Business Marcel Hirscher Schladming Sport in Austria AFP Sun, 03 Feb 2013 14:47:22 +0000 Agence France-Presse 5744504 at http://www.globalpost.com Alpine skiing-Hirscher wins men's slalom http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130217/alpine-skiing-hirscher-wins-mens-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>SCHLADMING, Austria, Feb 17 (Reuters) - Austrian Marcel Hirscher won the men's slalom at the Alpine skiing world championships on Sunday.</p> <p>Felix Neureuther of Germany was second and Mario Matt of Austria was third. (Reporting By Brian Homewood, Editing by Tom Pilcher)</p> Alpine skiing Alpine skiing at the Winter Olympics Marcel Hirscher Thomson Reuters Sun, 17 Feb 2013 13:45:16 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5758139 at http://www.globalpost.com http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130217-9 <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>Alpine skiing: Austrian Marcel Hirscher wins men's world slalom</p> <p>lp/pi13</p> Alpine skiing at the Winter Olympics Marcel Hirscher Winter Olympic Games AFP Sun, 17 Feb 2013 13:46:02 +0000 Agence France-Presse 5758147 at http://www.globalpost.com URGENT ¥¥¥ Alpine skiing: Hirscher wins men's world slalom http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130217/urgent-alpine-skiing-hirscher-wins-mens-world-slalom <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>Austrian Marcel Hirscher won the men's slalom at the World Ski Championships on Sunday.</p> <p>The 23-year-old timed an aggregate of 1min 51.03sec over the two runs.</p> <p>Germany's Felix Neureuther took silver at 0.42sec, with Austria's two-time world champion Mario Matt claiming bronze at 0.65sec.</p> <p>lp/ssw/pi13</p> Alpine skiing at the Winter Olympics Felix Neureuther Marcel Hirscher AFP Sun, 17 Feb 2013 13:46:09 +0000 Agence France-Presse 5758149 at http://www.globalpost.com CORRECTED-Alpine skiing-Kranjska Gora win gives Ligety giant slalom Cup http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130309/alpine-skiing-kranjska-gora-win-gives-ligety-giant-slalom-cup <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>(Corrects number of crystal globes won in 2nd para)</p> <p>By Patrick Lang</p> <p>KRANJSKA GORA, Slovenia, March 9 (Reuters) - American Ted Ligety won the Kranjska Gora giant slalom for a fifth time on Saturday to secure the World Cup in the discipline.</p> <p>It was the triple world champion's fourth giant slalom crystal globe and the victory on the Podkoren slope, one of his favourites on the circuit, was his fifth of the season.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130309/alpine-skiing-kranjska-gora-win-gives-ligety-giant-slalom-cup" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Alpine skiing at the Winter Olympics Marcel Hirscher Ted Ligety Ted Ligety Winter Olympic Games Thomson Reuters Sat, 09 Mar 2013 13:31:05 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5778052 at http://www.globalpost.com Skiing: Hirscher clinches World Cup slalom title http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130310/skiing-hirscher-clinches-world-cup-slalom-title <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>Croatia's Ivica Kostelic won a World Cup slalom race here on Sunday, with Marcel Hirscher of Austria finishing second to clinch the season's crystal globe in the discipline.</p> <p>France's Alexis Pinturault went fastest by a good margin on the first run, but he skied out on the second with victory in his sights, clearing the way for the veteran Kostelic to win a World Cup slalom for the first time since he triumphed at Wengen in January, 2012.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130310/skiing-hirscher-clinches-world-cup-slalom-title" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Alpine skiing at the Winter Olympics Human Interest Ivica Kostelić Marcel Hirscher Marcel Hirscher AFP Sun, 10 Mar 2013 13:15:31 +0000 Agence France-Presse 5778773 at http://www.globalpost.com Skiing: Hirscher clinches World Cup slalom title http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130310/skiing-hirscher-clinches-world-cup-slalom-title-0 <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>Croatia's Ivica Kostelic won a World Cup slalom race here on Sunday, with Marcel Hirscher of Austria finishing second to clinch the season's crystal globe in the discipline.</p> <p>France's Alexis Pinturault went fastest by a good margin on the first run, but he skied out on the second with victory in his sights, clearing the way for the veteran Kostelic to win a World Cup slalom for the first time since he triumphed at Wengen in January, 2012.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130310/skiing-hirscher-clinches-world-cup-slalom-title-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Alpine skiing at the Winter Olympics Human Interest Marcel Hirscher Winter Olympic Games AFP Sun, 10 Mar 2013 14:31:42 +0000 Agence France-Presse 5778841 at http://www.globalpost.com Races delayed for the second day at World cup finals http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130314/races-delayed-the-second-day-at-world-cup-finals <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>LENZERHEIDE, Switzerland (Reuters) - Both the men's and women's super-G's scheduled for Thursday at the World Cup finals in Lenzerheide had to be delayed because of the weather conditions, organisers said.</p> <p>Fog has already forced cancellation of the two downhills planned for Wednesday as the rules of the International Ski Federation (FIS) state that World Cup finals races cannot be rescheduled.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130314/races-delayed-the-second-day-at-world-cup-finals" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Aksel Lund Svindal Alpine skiing at the Winter Olympics Marcel Hirscher Thomson Reuters Thu, 14 Mar 2013 08:00:39 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5783095 at http://www.globalpost.com URGENT ¥¥¥ Alpine Skiing: Hirscher wins World Cup Golden Globe title http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130314/urgent-alpine-skiing-hirscher-wins-world-cup-golden-globe-title <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>Marcel Hirscher of Austria won the overall World Cup title for a second staright year on Thursday when chief rival Aksel Lund Svindal withdrew from the slalom race.</p> <p>The Norwegian's decision followed the cancellations. due to bad weather. of a downhill race on Wednesday and a super-G race on Thursday.</p> <p>He had hoped to close in on Hirscher's lead of 149 points in the two specialities he excells in before tackling the slalom which is more favourable to the Austrian.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130314/urgent-alpine-skiing-hirscher-wins-world-cup-golden-globe-title" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Aksel Lund Svindal Alpine skiing at the Winter Olympics Marcel Hirscher Marcel Hirscher AFP Thu, 14 Mar 2013 16:01:24 +0000 Agence France-Presse 5783497 at http://www.globalpost.com