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Mikaela Shiffrin wins super-G title but ‘never thought’ she could

Mikaela Shiffrin won the World Cup super-G title for her first globe in a speed event and 10th overall. Dominik Paris secured the men’s title by winning the season-ending race at the World Cup Finals. Both racers won super-G titles at the world championships five weeks ago but had not won the season-long World Cup prize in the discipline before.

Mikaela Shiffrin clinches record 15th World Cup victory this season

Mikaela Shiffrin won a women’s World Cup slalom on Saturday for a record 15th victory of the season. No other skier, male or female, has won more than 14 races in a single campaign in the 53-year history of the World Cup. Shiffrin built on her first-run lead to beat Wendy Holdener of Switzerland by 0.85 seconds. Slovakia’s Petra Vlhova was more than two seconds behind in third.

Mikaela Shiffrin clinches 3rd straight World Cup overall title

KRASNAYA POLYANA, Russia – Mikaela Shiffrin clinched the World Cup overall title for the third straight year in “strange” circumstances after snowstorms prevented the women’s super-G race in Sochi from going ahead on Saturday. The 23-year-old American skier – who had opted not to race this weekend and is training in Italy – has a 719-point lead over second-placed Petra Vlhova with a maximum of 700 points now remaining this season.

Petra Vlhova wins slalom to deny Mikaela Shiffrin 8th straight victory

Petra Vlhova of Slovakia has won a women’s World Cup night slalom, denying Mikaela Shiffrin a record eighth consecutive win in the discipline. Racing in dense snowfall, Vlhova was third after the opening run but impressed by posting the fastest second-run time to beat Shiffrin by 0.15 seconds. Anna Swenn Larsson of Sweden was 1.05 behind in third.

Mikaela Shiffrin wins World Cup slalom, extends winning streak to 5 races

Olympic slalom champion Mikaela Shiffrin has used a frenetic final run to stretch her winning streak in 2018 to five races at a women’s World Cup night race in Flachau. Shiffrin becomes the first female skier to start a calendar year with five straight wins, eclipsing the previous best mark by Swiss standout Vreni Schneider in 1989.

U.S. skier Mikaela Shiffrin takes slalom for 7th WCup win of season

Mikaela Shiffrin has won a women’s World Cup slalom for her seventh victory from 14 races this season. The Olympic champion from the United States built on a commanding first-run lead to beat Wendy Holdener of Switzerland by 1.59 seconds. Shiffrin leads the overall standings with 1,081 points after 16 of this season’s 38 races.