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Buechel wins super-G in Austria

KITZBUEHEL , Austria, Jan. 18 (UPI) -- Marco Buechel of Liechtenstein skied to a World Cup super-G victory in Austria Friday on a course that was shortened because of fog and high winds.

Bode Miller a close second in Audi super G

VAL GARDENA, Italy, Dec. 14 (UPI) -- Didier Cuche of Switzerland won Friday's Audi FIS Alpine World Cup super G ski race in Italy by a fraction of a second over American Bode Miller.

Aamodt wins duel of alpine heroes

SESTRIERE, Italy, Feb. 18 (UPI) -- In a battle of aging alpine heroes, Norway's Kjetil Andre Aamodt edged Austria's Hermann Maier Saturday to win the Olympic super-giant slalom.

Miller, Rahlves set for Olympic downhill

SESTIERE, Italy, Feb. 11 (UPI) -- Americans Bode Miller and Daron Rahlves enjoyed uneventful downhill training runs Saturday on the eve of one of the Winter Olympics' glamour events.

Liechtenstein's first win in 10 years

GARMISCH-PARTENKIRCHEN, Germany, Feb. 23 (UPI) -- Veteran Marco Buechel finally posted his first World Cup victory at the age of 31 on Sunday, for Liechtenstein's first victory in 10 years.

Heavy snow postpones World Cup race

KITZBUHEL, Austria, Jan. 24 (UPI) -- A men's World Cup Super-G was postponed Friday due to a heavy overnight snowfall.

Defago wins first World Cup race

VAL GARDENA, Italy, Dec. 20 (UPI) -- Didier Defago of Switzerland captured the first World Cup win of his career Friday by edging surprising Austrian Hannes Reichelt in a super-G race.

Swiss wins World Cup super-G

BEAVER CREEK, Colo., Dec. 8 (UPI) -- Didier Cuche captured a World Cup super-G race Sunday as Switzerland placed three skiers in the top five during a disappointing day for Austria.

Olympic Results -- M Giant Slalom

SALT LAKE CITY, Feb. 21 (UPI) -- Final results of Thursday's Olympic men's giant slalom:

Olympic Results -- M Super Giant Slalom

SALT LAKE CITY, Feb. 16 (UPI) -- Final results of Saturday's Olympic men's Super-Giant Slalom:

Olympic Results -- M Downhill

SALT LAKE CITY, Feb. 10 (UPI) -- Final results of Sunday's Olympic men's downhill:
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Marco Buechel
Liechtenstein's Marco Buechel (R) gasps for air as Switzerland's Didier Cuche (L) looks on after the Men's World Cup alpine Downhill race on the Birds of Prey course in Beaver Creek, Colorado on December 1, 2006. Cuche finished in second place and Buechel finished in seventh place. (UPI Photo/Gary C. Caskey)
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Marco Büchel (born November 4, 1971, in Walenstadt, Switzerland) is an alpine ski racer from Liechtenstein. He has participated in five Winter Olympics, starting in 1992.

On 18 January 2008, Büchel won a World Cup Super-G race at Kitzbühel, and set a new record as the oldest winner of a World Cup race at the age of 36 years and 3 months .

This article is licensed under the GNU Free Documentation License.
It uses material from the Wikipedia article "Marco Buechel."
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