Posts Tagged Skiing

Fenninger leads after 1st leg of Alpine combined World Cup

Lindsey Vonn, of United States, leaves as the women's World Cup super-G event was canceled due to fog, in Bansko, Bulgaria, Saturday, Feb. 28, 2015. (AP Photo/Giovanni Auletta)

BANSKO, Bulgaria (AP) — Anna Fenninger of Austria kept up the pressure on overall leader Tina Maze with victory in the women’s Alpine combined World Cup race in fog-hit Bansko on Sunday.

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Kearney finishes 3rd to secure 6th overall moguls title

TAZAWAKO, Japan (AP) — Hannah Kearney of the United States finished third in Sunday’s freestyle World Cup dual moguls event to clinch her sixth overall moguls title.

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American Kenworthy wins halfpipe in US Grand Prix

PARK CITY, Utah (AP) — American Gus Kenworthy won the halfpipe final in the U.S. Grand Prix on Saturday night, scoring 95.60 points on his second run.

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Johaug upstages Bjoergen to win 30K race at Nordic worlds

FALUN, Sweden (AP) — Therese Johaug upstaged Norwegian teammate Marit Bjoergen by winning the women’s 30-kilometer cross-country race by almost a minute Saturday, ending the Nordic skiing world championships as the most successful woman with three golds.

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Norway wins ski jump team event at world championships

FALUN, Sweden (AP) — Norway won the ski jump team event on Saturday to end Austria’s streak of five straight victories at the world championships.

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