Canadian Brydon races to super-G victory

Feb. 3, 2008 at 6:48 PM
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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.

Brydon finished in 1:17.39, winning for the first time on the cup circuit. Goergl was clocked in 1:17.64.

Renate Goetschl of Austria placed third and Lindsay Vonn of Vail, Colo., fourth. World Cup points leader Nicole Hosp of Austria was sixth.

Hosp has a total of 957 points. Vonn holds second place with 868 points.

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