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Mikaela Shiffrin ties Lindsey Vonn report at World Cup Finals


Mar 18, 2023

Mikaela Shiffrin tied Lindsey Vonn‘s feminine report along with her 137th profession Alpine snowboarding World Cup podium, taking third place within the slalom on the World Cup Finals in Andorra on Saturday.

Shiffrin, racing for the second time since breaking Ingemar Stenmark‘s profession Alpine World Cup wins report final Saturday, completed 86 hundredths behind Olympic champion Petra Vlhova of Slovakia, combining occasions from two runs.

Six of the 22 skiers skied out of the second run on smooth snow.

In Shiffrin’s earlier race on the season-ending Finals, she was 14th in Thursday’s super-G, which isn’t certainly one of her major occasions.

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Shiffrin earned her 137th podium in her 248th begin, which means she has completed within the high three in 55 % of her World Cup races courting to her debut at age 15 in 2011.

The one males with extra Alpine World Cup podiums are the Swede Stenmark (155) and Austrian Marcel Hirscher (138).

Shiffrin’s first probability to interrupt her tie with Vonn is available in Sunday’s big slalom, the final race of the season, stay on Peacock.

Shiffrin, who broke Vonn’s feminine profession wins report of 82 in January, clinched season titles within the general, GS and slalom earlier than the Finals.

Additionally Saturday, Swiss Marco Odermatt received the boys’s big slalom by 2.11 seconds — the most important margin of victory in any males’s World Cup race in 4 years — for his thirteenth World Cup victory this season, tying the boys’s single-season report.

He additionally reached 2,042 factors for the season, breaking Austrian Hermann Maier‘s males’s report of two,000 factors in a single season from 1999-2000.

Slovenian Tina Maze holds the general report of two,414 factors from 2012-13.

“We partied exhausting on Thursday,” after profitable the World Cup Finals super-G, Odermatt mentioned, based on the Worldwide Ski Federation. “In the present day wasn’t straightforward due to these rattling 2,000 factors. I actually needed the rostrum in the present day. So, one other victory, two seconds forward, I don’t know what to say.”

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