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Fenninger gives Austria gold medal in super-giant slalom

SOCHI, Russia, Feb. 15 (UPI) -- Anna Fenninger of Austria survived a difficult course Saturday and added to an excellent season with an Olympic gold medal in the super-giant slalom.
Lindsey Vonn walks runway with crutches at NYFW

Lindsey Vonn walks runway with crutches at NYFW

NEW YORK, Feb. 7 (UPI) -- An injured Lindsey Vonn walked the runway at the annual Heart Truth Red Dress Fashion Show in New York City on Thursday evening.
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Bode Miller, Ted Ligety, Julia Mancuso named to U.S. ski team

Bode Miller, Ted Ligety, Julia Mancuso named to U.S. ski team

PARK CITY, Utah, Jan. 26 (UPI) -- Five-time Olympic medalist Bode Miller highlighted a slate of 20 competitors chosen Sunday for the U.S. alpine skiing team for the 2014 Winter Olympics.
Sochi 2014: U.S. Olympic slalom skier has chance to become superstar

Sochi 2014: U.S. Olympic slalom skier has chance to become superstar

In the midst of all the skiing and skating and sledding that takes place during the Winter Olympics, an athlete occasionally transcends the competition.
MIKE RABUN, United Press International

Mikaela Shiffrin of U.S. wins World Cup slalom

FLACHAU, Austria, Jan. 14 (UPI) -- Mikaela Shiffrin of the United States defended her title at the Flachau Night Slalom in Austria Tuesday with a 0.83 second win over Sweden's Frida Hansdotter.

Austrians take top two spots in women's downhill

ALTENMARKT-ZAUCHENSEE, Austria, Jan. 11 (UPI) -- Elisabeth Goergl and Anna Fenninger gave Austria the top two spots on the podium in Saturday's women's downhill.
Lindsey Vonn to miss Olympics due to knee injury

Lindsey Vonn to miss Olympics due to knee injury

PARK CITY, Utah, Jan. 7 (UPI) -- Lindsey Vonn, who won the 2010 Olympic gold medal in the downhill, said Tuesday she is withdrawing from this year's Winter Olympics due to a knee injury.
Lindsey Vonn to skip Winter Olympics over knee injury

Lindsey Vonn to skip Winter Olympics over knee injury

Jan. 7 (UPI) -- Olympic medalist Lindsey Vonn will not be attending the Winter Olympics in Russia this year.
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List of 2013 sports champions

List of 2013 sports champions

Sports champions for 2013
By United Press International

Swiss wins downhill as Lindsey Vonn fails to finish run

VAL D'ISERE, France, Dec. 21 (UPI) -- Marianne Kaufmann-Abderhalden of Switzerland won her first career World Cup race Saturday at the women's downhill at Val d'Isere, France.

Tina Weirather skis to win in World Cup super G

ST. MORITZ, Switzerland, Dec. 14 (UPI) -- Perfect conditions Saturday helped carry Tina Weirather of Lichtenstein to victory in the women's World Cup super G in Switzerland.
Lindsey Vonn returning to World Cup racing Friday

Lindsey Vonn returning to World Cup racing Friday

LAKE LOUISE, Alberta, Dec. 5 (UPI) -- Lindsey Vonn was cleared to compete in this weekend's World Cup races after a practice session to test her damaged knee, the U.S. Ski Association said Thursday.

Lindsey Vonn could return to competition this weekend

VAIL, Colo., Dec. 3 (UPI) -- Lindsey Vonn will test her ailing knee on the downhill course at Lake Louise Wednesday and could return to racing this weekend, the U.S. Ski Association said.
Lindsey Vonn still aims to race at Sochi

Lindsey Vonn still aims to race at Sochi

VAIL, Colo., Nov. 27 (UPI) -- U.S. skiing star Lindsey Vonn told NBC's "Today" Wednesday she expected to be back on the slopes in time to compete in the 2014 Winter Olympics.
Lindsey Vonn won't compete in world championships due to injury

Lindsey Vonn won't compete in world championships due to injury

COPPER MOUNTAIN, Colo., Nov. 23 (UPI) -- U.S. skier Lindsey Vonn's recent knee injury will keep her out of the world championships next weekend but she says don't count her out for the Winter Olympics.
Vonn has partial ACL tear in right knee

Vonn has partial ACL tear in right knee

VAIL, Colo., Nov. 20 (UPI) -- Champion U.S. skier Lindsey Vonn suffered a partial tear to a knee ligament and is resting ahead of therapy and a decision on racing in the 2014 Olympics.
Lindsey Vonn injured after ski crash

Lindsey Vonn injured after ski crash

Nov. 19 (UPI) -- Lindsey Vonn's planned comeback could be hindered by Tuesday's injury.
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U.S. skier Lindsey Vonn crashes during practice in Colorado

U.S. skier Lindsey Vonn crashes during practice in Colorado

COPPER MOUNTAIN, Colo., Nov. 19 (UPI) -- A comeback try by injured Olympic downhill skiing champ Lindsey Vonn suffered a setback Tuesday when she crashed during a practice run, the U.S. team said.
Vonn will not ski at World Cup opening event in Austria

Vonn will not ski at World Cup opening event in Austria

VAIL, Conn., Oct. 24 (UPI) -- American downhill skier Lindsey Vonn said she has not yet recovered from injuries and will miss the World Cup's first event this weekend in Austria.

The almanac

UPI Almanac for Friday, Oct. 18, 2013.
By United Press International

Lindsey Vonn: I don't plan to marry Tiger Woods

NEW YORK, July 18 (UPI) -- U.S. Olympic skier Lindsey Vonn says she enjoys her relationship with Tiger Woods and has no plans to marry him.

Report: Lindsey Vonn tested for drugs at fashion event

NEW YORK, June 5 (UPI) -- Lindsey Vonn was all dressed up at a fashion event in Manhattan when anti-doping officials called the champion skier for a drug test, the New York Post reports.

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Vonn, Woods confirm they're dating

Vonn, Woods confirm they're dating

NEW YORK, March 18 (UPI) -- Elite U.S. athletes Lindsey Vonn and Tiger Woods -- she a gold medal skier, he a championship golfer -- said on Facebook and Twitter Monday they are dating.

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