American wins women's downhill ski race

BORMIO, Italy, March 12 (UPI) -- American Lindsey Vonn was declared the winner of the women's downhill at the World Cup finals in Italy Wednesday despite a weather-related cancellation.

Paerson, Riesch, Vonn finish 1-2-3

CRANS-MONTANA, Switzerland, March 9 (UPI) -- Swedish skier Anja Paerson won a super-combined title in Switzerland Sunday over German Maria Riesch and American Lindsey Vonn.
Slalom canceled; Vonn still leads by 54

Slalom canceled; Vonn still leads by 54

ZWIESEL, Germany, March 2 (UPI) -- American Lindsey Vonn kept her 54-point lead for the World Cup women's overall title Sunday after high winds forced cancellation of a slalom run in Germany.

Vonn brings downhill title to America

WHISTLER, British Columbia, Feb. 22 (UPI) -- Lindsey Vonn became the first American in a dozen years Friday to win the season-long World Cup downhill championship.

Canadian Brydon races to super-G victory

ST. MORITZ, Switzerland, Feb. 3 (UPI) -- Canada's Emily Brydon raced to victory Sunday in a World Cup super-G competition in Switzerland, edging Austria's Elisabeth Goergl by a quarter of a second.

Austrian wins super-G, Mancuso 2nd

CORTINA D' AMPEZZO, Italy, Jan. 20 (UPI) -- Austria's Maria Holaus outraced American Julia Mancuso in a World Cup super-G event in Italy Sunday.

Austrian Hosp wins Slovenia slalom

MARIBOR, Slovenia, Jan. 13 (UPI) -- Austria's Nicole Hosp increased her World Cup points lead Sunday with a slalom victory at Maribor, Slovenia.

Vonn Sweeps St. Anton World Cups

ST. ANTON, Austria, Dec. 22 (UPI) -- Lindsey Vonn took over as World Cup points leader Saturday when she won a super combined for her second World Cup victory in 24 hours.

Paerson wins first Olympic gold

SESTRIERE, Italy, Feb. 22 (UPI) -- Sweden's Anja Paerson finally won an Olympic gold medal Wednesday, turning in two solid runs to claim victory in the slalom.

Olympic Medal: Women's Slalom

SESTRIERE, Italy, Feb. 22 (UPI) -- Anja Paerson of Sweden won the Olympic gold medal Wednesday in the women's slalom.

Sweden's Anja Paerson wins giant slalom

ZWIESEL, Germany, Feb. 7 (UPI) -- Sweden's Anja Paerson won the women's giant slalom title Saturday in Germany to regain the lead in the overall World Cup standings.

Anja Paerson skis to 2nd straight victory

MARIBOR, Sweden, Jan. 25 (UPI) -- Anja Paerson of Sweden raced to another slalom victory Sunday and increased her lead in the World Cup standings.

Paerson wins World Cup giant slalom

PARK CITY, Utah, Nov. 28 (UPI) -- World champion Anja Paerson of Sweden turned in a dominating performance Friday, storming to victory in a women's World Cup giant slalom.

Pearson takes giant slalom title

HAFJELL, Norway, March 16 (UPI) -- Sweden's Anja Paerson won the women's World Cup giant slalom title Sunday, edging race winner Karen Putzer of Italy by one point.

Kostic wins slalom at World Championships

ST. MORITZ, Switzerland, Feb. 15 (UPI) -- Croatia's Janica Kostelic won her second gold medal of the World Championships Saturday with a convincing victory in the slalom.
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Nicole Hosp

Nicole Hosp (born 6 November 1983 in Bichlbach) is a professional alpine skier from Austria, and the winner of the overall 2006–7 World Cup along with the giant slalom World Cup. This versatile all-around racer has won World Cup races in 4 of the 5 alpine skiing disciplines (Super-G, giant slalom, slalom, and combined), and was World Champion in the giant slalom.

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