LILLEHAMMER, Norway (AP) — Sara Takanashi of Japan won the first women’s ski jump World Cup event of the season on Saturday, showing why she is the favorite for gold at the Sochi Olympics.
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LILLEHAMMER, Norway (AP) — Paal Golberg of Norway earned his first cross-country World Cup victory Saturday by winning a men’s 15-kilometer classical race, while Justyna Kowalczyk of Poland secured her 28th by dominating the women’s 10K.
LILLEHAMMER, Norway (AP) — Jason Lamy Chappuis of France won a Nordic combined World Cup event on Saturday for his first victory of the season.
LILLEHAMMER, Norway (AP) — Justyna Kowalczyk of Poland led from start to finish Saturday in a dominating performance to win the women’s 10-kilometer classical race at the second cross-country World Cup meet of the season.
LAKE LOUISE, Alberta (AP) — To understand the true significance of Lindsey Vonn’s return to racing Friday, ignore the World Cup downhill results sheet, with a slow-for-her time and 40th-place finish, and instead examine a calendar.