Germany’s Maria Riesch won the World Cup overall ski title over Lindsey Vonn of the U.S. after the final race of the season was canceled by poor weather conditions.
Lindsey Vonn of the U.S. and Maria Riesch of Germany are separated by three points in the overall standings with one event remaining in skiing’s World Cup season.
American Lindsey Vonn, who had already clinched the women’s downhill skiing title, took the overall World Cup lead today by finishing fourth in Lenzerheide, Switzerland.
Lindsey Vonn narrowed the gap with Maria Riesch in the overall standings of the skiing World Cup by taking third place in the giant slalom today.
Maria Riesch beat World Cup rival Lindsey Vonn in today’s super-G to stretch her lead atop the overall standings, while Austria’s Mario Matt won the men’s slalom.
Germany’s Maria Riesch extended her lead over Lindsey Vonn in the overall skiing World Cup standings by winning today’s super-combined race in Are, Sweden.
Austria’s Elisabeth Goergl upset favorites Lindsey Vonn and Maria Riesch to win the super-G event at the FIS Alpine Ski World Championships .
Tina Maze took her first world gold medal by winning the giant slalom at the FIS Alpine Ski World Championships in Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany, today.
Austria’s Elisabeth Goergl secured her second gold medal of the FIS Alpine Ski World Championships, taking today’s downhill ahead of Lindsey Vonn of the U.S.
Lindsey Vonn of the U.S. won today’s super-G in Cortina d’Ampezzo, Italy, ahead of Germany’s Maria Riesch , the leader of the overall World Cup standings.
"I hope so, of course, that's a big aim for me."
- Maria Riesch on Dec 04, 2010