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Kranjska Gora: Matt wins SL; Raich leads overall

By Pete Rugh

World champion Mario Matt won his second straight World Cup slalom on Sunday, and Benjamin Raich finished second to reclaim the lead in the overall standings.

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Tarvisio: Mancuso 3rd in SG, tied atop overall race

By Pete Rugh

In an improbable scenario, Julia Mancuso finished third Sunday in a super G behind World Cup super G champion Renate Goetschl of Austria — pushing the two into a tie for the World Cup overall points lead. Click here to see video highlights of Mancuso from WCSN.    Goetschl, who was handed the super G title when […]

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Tarvisio: Swiss skier Wolf OK after hard crash

By Pete Rugh

Swiss skier Tamara Wolf has escaped with relatively minor injuries after an ugly crash during a World Cup downhill on Saturday.

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FIS men's World Cup overall standings

By Pete Rugh

FIS men's World Cup overall standings leaders

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FIS women's World Cup overall standings

By Pete Rugh

FIS women's World Cup overall standings leaders

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Kranjska Gora: Red-hot Raich wins GS, Ligety 4th

By Pete Rugh

Defending overall champion Benjamin Raich won his third straight giant slalom at Kranjska Gora on Saturday.    The Austrian skier, who led after the first leg, crossed the finish line on the steep and deteriorating Podkoren track in a total 2 minutes, 19.03 seconds.    Francois Bourque of Canada came in second, 0.55 seconds off the lead. […]

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Tarvisio: Mancuso wins DH; Goetschl takes crystal

By Pete Rugh

Julia Mancuso won a World Cup downhill Saturday and Renate Goetschl finished second to take the season’s discipline title.    Mancuso skied the 2.991-kilometer (1.9-mile) Prampero course in 1 minute, 52.67 seconds for her fourth win of the season. Goetschl was second, 0.17 seconds behind, and Emily Brydon of Canada was third, 0.21 back.    Mancuso won the […]

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Kranjska Gora: Can Austria's men find the groove?

By Pete Rugh

The resort of Kranjska Gora, in the northwestern part of Slovenia, will host the men’s World Cup tour for the 46th time this weekend, and the slalom and giant slalom races on tap perhaps hold the most importance for the struggling Austrian team.     With the World Cup Finals scheduled in two weeks in Lenzerheide, […]

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Topolino: Christianson, Morse nab SL medals

By Pete Rugh

Team USA had a stellar day in the opening event of the Trofeo Topolino 2007, nabbing gold and bronze in the J3 slalom.

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Tarvisio: Broken leg KOs Austria's Zettel

By Pete Rugh

Austrian skier Kathrin Zettel will miss the rest of the World Cup season after breaking her leg in a crash Friday.

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