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Mikaela Shiffrin skied her way to the giant slalom crystal globe on Sunday in the final races in Soldeu, Andorra, beating out unsuspecting challenger, New Zealand’s 17-year-old Alice Robinson, by 0.30 seconds. Petra Vlhova skied onto the podium in third, 0.41 seconds out from Shiffrin, as the only other woman who came within a second of her final combined time.

Shiffrin’s victory is her 17th of the season, awarding her 2,204 total FIS points in the race for the overall globe, which she clinched a few races prior to the giant slalom final in Soldeu. The newly minted 24-year-old now has four globes from the 2018-19 season, having been crowned champion in each discipline she chose to actively participate in.

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Top 10

  1. Mikaela Shiffrin (USA): 2:23.17
  2. Alice Robinson (NZL): +0.30
  3. Petra Vlhova (SVK): +0.41
  4. Tessa Worley (FRA): +1.21
  5. Viktoria Rebensburg (GER): +2.03
  6. Wendy Holdener (SUI): +2.334
  7. Eva-Maria Brem (AUT): +2.82
  8. Katharina Liensberger (AUT): +2.89
  9. Sara Hector (SWE): +3.04
  10. Mina Fuerst Holtmann: +3.34

For full FIS results, please click here.

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Mackenzie Moran
Staff Writer
- Born and raised in Metro-Detroit, Michigan, Mackenzie grew up ski racing all over the Mitten.​ When s​he moved out west in search of mountains, she attended the University of Oregon, where she achieved degrees in Journalism and Environmental Science. She raced USCSA and was captain of the UO Alpine Ski Team. She currently resides in Salt Lake City and serves as the Women's World Cup Staff Writer for Ski Racing Media.
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