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Clement Noel Wins Wengen Slalom

France’s Clement Noel is having a great start to 2019. After earning his first career podium, taking second place in last week’s Adelboden slalom, he followed up with his first career victory today in the Wengen slalom, relegating the Austrian duo of Manuel Feller and Marcel Hirscher to the lower steps on the podium.The 21-year-old Frenchman led the field after the first run 0.47 ahead of Feller. Hirscher had an uncharacteristic showing in the first run, ending nearly a second off the winning...
Tags: France, Sport, Skiing, Switzerland, Audi, Fis, Noël, Marcel Hirscher, Wengen, Hirscher, Grindelwald, Feller, Adelboden, Audi FIS Alpine Ski World Cup, International Lauberhorn, Jungfrau Region


Hirscher trails 5th in World Cup slalom, Noel leads 1st run

WENGEN, Switzerland (AP) — Marcel Hirscher trailed in a rare fifth place as junior world champion Clement Noel led the first run of a World Cup slalom Sunday. Noel was 0.42 seconds faster than Manuel Feller, and 0.72 clear of third-place Henrik Kristoffersen. Frenchman Noel got his first World Cup podium place last Sunday at […]
Tags: News, Sports, Noël, Marcel Hirscher, Hirscher, Manuel Feller, Wengen Switzerland, Clément Noel, Henrik Kristoffersen Frenchman Noel


9th win for Marcel Hirscher in Adelboden

The slalom showdown from Adelboden took place today under continuous snowfall but whatever the conditions, Marcel Hirscher seems to master the Chuenisbärgli the best. He took his 67th World Cup win ahead of Clément Noel and Henrik Kristoffersen.Like in the last Audi FIS Ski World Cup in Zagreb, Marco Schwarz laid down the fastest second run but couldn't bring it down in the second leg. This opened the door for the podium, and as usual, Marcel Hirscher pushed hard to ski the fastest splits from t...
Tags: Sport, Skiing, Switzerland, Fis, Zagreb, Marcel Hirscher, Henrik Kristoffersen, Pyeongchang, Ski Switzerland, Adelboden, Audi FIS Alpine Ski World Cup, Ski Paradise, Alpine Skiing, Slalom, Kitzbuehel, Marco Schwarz


Hirscher wins slalom for WCup record 9th win at same venue

ADELBODEN, Switzerland (AP) — Once more in his stellar career, Marcel Hirscher was racing against Alpine skiing's history book on Sunday.
Tags: News, Marcel Hirscher, Hirscher, ADELBODEN Switzerland


Hirscher earns WCup record 9th win at Adelboden

Marcel Hirscher won a World Cup slalom Sunday to set a men's record on the 52-year circuit for wins by one skier at a venue.
Tags: Sport, Marcel Hirscher, Hirscher, Adelboden


'Unbelievable,' says Marcel Hirscher as he reflects on skiing dominance

There's just no stopping "Champion of Champions" Marcel Hirscher.
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In-form Schwarz leads Kristoffersen, Hirscher in WCup slalom

ADELBODEN, Switzerland (AP) — Continuing his career-best run of form, Marco Schwarz was fastest in the first leg of a World Cup slalom Sunday. The 23-year-old Austrian led the usual front runners Henrik Kristoffersen and Marcel Hirscher by 0.34 seconds and 0.39, respectively. Hirscher, who leads the overall and slalom standings, and Kristoffersen have combined […]
Tags: News, Sports, Marcel Hirscher, Henrik Kristoffersen, Schwarz, Kristoffersen, Hirscher, Marco Schwarz, ADELBODEN Switzerland, Kristoffersen Hirscher


Marcel Hirscher Wins World Cup GS in Adelboden

It was a very exciting race, full of goosebumps moments, on the Chuenisbärgli in Adelboden. The Audi FIS Ski World Cup giant slalom race ended with Marcel Hirscher grabbing a 4th win in this discipline on this course, winning ahead of Henrik Kristoffersen and Thomas Fanara.After the first run, Norwegian tech whiz Henrik Kristoffersen was leading a tight field, with Marcel Hirscher (+0.12) and Alexis Pinturault (+0.18) not far behind. So all racers had to push hard in the second round, and the...
Tags: Sport, Skiing, Switzerland, Fis, Oslo, Marcel Hirscher, Henrik Kristoffersen, Alta Badia, Thomas Fanara, Ski Switzerland, Adelboden, Audi FIS Alpine Ski World Cup, Ski Paradise, Alpine Skiing, Giant Slalom, Alexis Pinturault


Kristoffersen edges Hirscher in 1st run of WCup giant slalom

ADELBODEN, Switzerland (AP) — Henrik Kristoffersen edged his main rival Marcel Hirscher for the first-run lead in a World Cup giant slalom on Saturday. Racing first, Kristoffersen was 0.12 seconds faster than Olympic champion Hirscher down the classic Chuenisbargli course. Alexis Pinturault was third fastest, with 0.18 to make up in the afternoon second run […]
Tags: News, Sports, Marcel Hirscher, Henrik Kristoffersen, Kristoffersen, Hirscher, Alexis Pinturault, ADELBODEN Switzerland


5th Crown for Marcel Hirscher in Zagreb

The “slalom month” has started in Zagreb with the first of five classical slaloms to take place in January. Great conditions awaited the slalom skiers on Sljeme and Marcel Hirscher is the one that handled it the best today and crowned himself “Snow King of Zagreb” for the fifth time.Young gun Marco Schwarz, who just claimed his maiden World Cup victory in the city event in Oslo, laid down a flawless first run and took the lead, ahead of his teammates Marcel Hirscher and Manuel Feller. Unfortunat...
Tags: Sport, Skiing, Croatia, Zagreb, Oslo, Marcel Hirscher, Wengen, Garmisch, Audi FIS Alpine Ski World Cup, Ski Paradise, Slalom, Alexis Pinturault, Marco Schwarz, Manuel Feller, Sljeme, Medvednica


Marcel Hirscher back to winning ways in Zagreb

While Mikaela Shiffrin is dominating women's ski racing, Marcel Hirscher continues to cement his legacy as the greatest male racer of his generation -- if not all time.
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Austrian Hirscher gets 30th career WC slalom win

Marcel Hirscher won the first men's World Cup slalom of 2019 on Sunday for his 30th career victory in the discipline.
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Audi FIS Alpine Ski World Cup Continues in Zagreb

Next weekend, the first one of the new year, the world’s top male and female skiers will gather in Zagreb for the Audi FIS Ski World Cup "Snow Queen Trophy" 2019 races, which will take place on Saturday and Sunday, 5 and 6 January 2019, respectively. Sljeme's "Crveni spust" Slalom course in Zagreb is ready for the Ladies and Men's races. The Snow Queen Trophy races have been taking place since 2005. That year the Croatian Ski Association (HSS) organized the first ladies’ World Cup slalom race, t...
Tags: Sport, Skiing, Croatia, Audi, Fis, Zagreb, Marcel Hirscher, Mikaela Shiffrin, Audi FIS Alpine Ski World Cup, Ski Paradise, Sljeme, Medvednica, Vip Snow Queen Trophy, 2018-2019 Winter Season, Croatian Ski Association HSS, Zagreb Ski Area


Mikaela Shiffrin Sets a New Record in the Slalom World Cup

With her 36th career World Cup victory in slalom at Semmering (AUT) on Saturday, Mikaela Shiffrin of the U.S. passed Austrian Marlies Schild in the history books to become the most successful female slalom skier of all time. She also became the first World Cup skier, male or female, to win 15 World Cup races in a single calendar year (2018). Shiffrin came into the weekend tied with Marcel Hirscher of Austria with 14 wins in 2018 after both passed the previous record holder, Sweden’s Ingemar Ste...
Tags: Sweden, Sport, Austria, Skiing, Switzerland, Slovakia, Marcel Hirscher, Ingemar Stenmark, Mikaela Shiffrin, Frida Hansdotter, Wendy Holdener, Shiffrin, Vlhova, Marlies Schild, Audi FIS Alpine Ski World Cup, Ski Paradise


Daniel Yule Wins Last Slalom of 2018 in Madonna di Campiglio

Madonna di Campiglio is the oldest Italian World Cup venue, as they hold a Slalom in 1966/67, the year of the foundation of the World Cup. More than 50 years later, the event is still running and attracting thousands of people for the traditional night race on 22nd of December. Today the night Slalom in Madonna di Campiglio delivered a surprising podium, with Daniel Yule claiming the first victory in career and the two Austrians Marco Schwarz and Michael Matt rounding out the podium. After the ...
Tags: Sport, Austria, Skiing, Fis, Madonna Di Campiglio, Marcel Hirscher, Henrik Kristoffersen, Kristoffersen, Hirscher, Schladming, Audi FIS Alpine Ski World Cup, Ski Paradise, Slalom, Kitzbuehel, Marco Schwarz, Michael Matt


Yule tides to slalom win after leaders stumble

Swiss skier Daniel Yule claimed his first World Cup victory when first-run leaders Marcel Hirscher and Henrik Kristoffersen straddled gates in the second leg of a night slalom Saturday.
Tags: Sport, Marcel Hirscher, Henrik Kristoffersen, Daniel Yule


Hirscher leads 1st run of Madonna di Campiglio slalom

MADONNA DI CAMPIGLIO, Italy (AP) — Aiming for his fourth win in a seven-day stretch, Marcel Hirscher led the opening run of a World Cup slalom on Saturday. Hirscher stood 0.14 seconds ahead of Norwegian rival Henrik Kristoffersen, with fellow Austrian Marco Schwarz 0.32 behind in third on the steep Canalone Miramonti course. Over the […]
Tags: News, Sports, Madonna, Marcel Hirscher, Henrik Kristoffersen, Hirscher, Madonna di Campiglio Italy, Marco Schwarz, Canalone Miramonti


Mikaela Shiffrin edges ahead of Marcel Hirscher in World Cup 'duel'

It's as if they are fighting their own private duel, as Mikaela Shiffrin scored her sixth World Cup win of the season to edge back in front of men's great Marcel Hirscher.
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Marcel Hirscher Wins Slalom in Saalbach-Hinterglemm

The second Audi FIS Ski World Cup slalom of the 2018/19 season took place today in Saalbach-Hinterglemm, replacing the canceled race in Val d'Isère. Not less than 6500 fans gathered in the finish area and approximately 1500 cheered for their athletes along the course and saw Marcel Hirscher taking home the victory.After a difficult day yesterday, champion Marcel Hirscher found the right setup today and was able to earn a 63rd World Cup, becoming the best Austrian skier of all times, surpassing A...
Tags: Sport, Austria, Skiing, Marcel Hirscher, Henrik Kristoffersen, Annemarie Moser Proell, Ski Austria, Saalbach Hinterglemm, Saalbach, Audi FIS Alpine Ski World Cup, Ski Paradise, Alpine Skiing, Slalom, 2018-2019 Winter Season, Loic Meillard


Hirscher becomes most decorated Austrian skier

Marcel Hirscher returned to a hill where he raced as a kid to become the most successful Austrian skier of all time.
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Marcel Hirscher adds another record in 63rd World Cup win

In a record-breaking career, Marcel Hirscher has added another first by winning an unprecedented 14th World Cup event in the same calendar year.
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Hirscher takes big 1st-run lead in World Cup slalom

SAALBACH-HINTERGLEMM, Austria (AP) — Marcel Hirscher took a big lead in the first run of a men’s World Cup slalom on Thursday. The seven-time overall champion built a lead of 0.52 seconds over Austrian teammate Michael Matt as he bounced back from a disappointing sixth-place finish in Wednesday’s GS. Hirscher has won eight of the […]
Tags: News, Sports, Marcel Hirscher, Hirscher, Michael Matt, SAALBACH HINTERGLEMM Austria


Zan Kranjec Wins World Cup Giant Slalom in Saalbach-Hinterglemm

Unexpected scenario at the Audi FIS Ski World Cup Giant Slalom in Saalbach-Hinterglemm, with Zan Kranjec claiming a first win in career as Loïc Meillard and Mathieu Faivre complete the podium. After earning a podium placement in Alta Badia last winter, Zan Kranjec was quite established among the best giant slalom skiers of the world, but early season, he struggled to show his best performances on race days. This is all forgotten now, as he writes skiing history, being the first male athlete ...
Tags: Sport, Austria, Skiing, Switzerland, Aspen, Marcel Hirscher, Ski Austria, Saalbach Hinterglemm, Saalbach, Alta Badia, Audi FIS Alpine Ski World Cup, Ski Paradise, Alpine Skiing, Giant Slalom, Mathieu Faivre, Audi FIS


Marcel Hirscher chases Lindsey Vonn World Cup win mark

He's already one of the greatest sportsmen of his generation, but Marcel Hirscher shows no sign of letting up as he chases the record of all-time World Cup wins.
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Hirscher wins parallel GS; ties for 3rd on all-time win list

LA VILLA, Italy (AP) — Marcel Hirscher extended his dominance in Alta Badia by winning a parallel giant slalom night race on Monday and tied fellow Austrian Annemarie Moser-Proell for third on the World Cup's all-time wins list.
Tags: News, Marcel Hirscher, Hirscher, Annemarie Moser Proell, Alta Badia, LA VILLA Italy


Marcel Hirscher Claims Victory in Alta Badia Parallel Giant Slalom

There aren’t too many things that Austrian Marcel Hirscher hasn’t done in his illustrious career and after today he can check another accomplishment off his list as he won his first career Parallel Giant Slalom.Under the lights in Alta Badia tonight, where he won yesterday’s giant slalom, Hirscher finally got the elusive Parallel Giant Slalom win, topping surprise finalist Thibaut Favrot (FRA) in the big final. Third place went to Favrot’s teammate Alexis Pinturault, marking the second time in a...
Tags: Sweden, Sport, Skiing, Italy, Audi, Fis, Marcel Hirscher, Hirscher, Ski Italy, Alta Badia, Audi FIS Alpine Ski World Cup, Ski Paradise, Alpine Skiing, Alexis Pinturault, Annemarie Moser Pröll, Matts Olsson


Marcel Hirscher marches towards Vonn win mark

He's already one of the greatest sportsmen of his generation, but Austria's Marcel Hirscher showed no sign of letting up as he raced to a 61st World Cup victory Sunday.
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Another Victory for King Marcel Hirscher in the Giant Slalom of Alta Badia

The Austrian phenom dominated today's race on the Gran Risa slope to take a record sixth straight win in the Alta Badia GS. Hirscher ends up with a massive 2.53 seconds ahead of Thomas Fanara, with Alexis Pinturault 2.69 behind in third. Hirscher already built up a healthy lead after the first run as he was ahead of Matts Olsson by a solid 0-94 margin. Third place after the first run was the Swiss surprise Marco Odermatt, who ultimately attacked the second run a little too hard and did not finis...
Tags: Sport, Skiing, Italy, Fis, Marcel Hirscher, Olsson, Hirscher, Ski Italy, Alta Badia, Thomas Fanara, Audi FIS Alpine Ski World Cup, Ski Paradise, Alpine Skiing, Giant Slalom, Alexis Pinturault, Stenmark


Hirscher dominates to win Alta Badia GS again

Marcel Hirscher dominated to extend his record by winning the Alta Badia giant slalom for a sixth straight year Sunday and reclaimed the overall World Cup lead.
Tags: Sport, Marcel Hirscher, Hirscher, Alta Badia, Alta Badia GS


Hirscher dominates to win Alta Badia GS 6th straight year

LA VILLA, Italy (AP) — Marcel Hirscher dominated to extend his record by winning the Alta Badia giant slalom for a sixth straight year Sunday and reclaimed the overall World Cup lead.
Tags: News, Ap, Marcel Hirscher, Hirscher, Alta Badia, LA VILLA Italy