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Feb 15, 2014 | Anchorage Daily News

Halfway into Olympics, US ski racers have 1 medal

U.S. Alpine director Patrick Riml talks to reporters during a US ski team press conference at the Gorki media centre at the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics, Saturday, Feb. 15, 2014, in Krasnaya Polyana, Russia.

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Feb 15, 2014 | The Age

Sochi Winter Olympics: Anna Fenninger wins gold as course plays havoc with Super G field

Sochi: Austrian Anna Fenninger claimed Olympic gold in a drama-packed women's super-G on Saturday that saw 12 of the top 30 racers fail to finish the demanding course After only three of the starting 10 racers had made it down the 2.2km-long Rosa Khutor course, Fenninger clocked 1min 25.52sec for victory.

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Feb 15, 2014 | Wall Street Journal

Austria's Anna Fenninger Wins Super-G Gold

SOCHI, Russia-Austria continued its domination of the women's Super-G on Saturday, winning gold and bronze on a treacherous course that had skiers wiping out and hitting gates with surprising frequency.

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Sat Feb 08, 2014

The Wichita Eagle

Swiss skier Gisin leads women's downhill training

So, too, did Tina Maze of Slovenia and Tina Weirather of Liechtenstein. For them, this was a race day, because only one position on the four-person Swiss downhill team was still available.

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Thu Feb 06, 2014

Denver Post

U.S. women's alpine ski team perplexing

We can be reasonably sure Ted Ligety and Bode Miller will win medals in Sochi. In fact, one or both are likely to win multiple medals.

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Related Topix: Sports, Mikaela Shiffrin, Olympic Snowboarding, Olympics, Olympic Winter Games, Winter Sports, Laurenne Ross, Olympic Alpine Skiing

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