Reuters: Sports News

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'Samurai' Goggia denies Vonn to win downhill gold

PYEONGCHANG, South Korea (Reuters) - Sofia Goggia carved up the Jeongseon slope "like a Samurai" to win the women's downhill on Wednesday and leave American Lindsey Vonn with a bronze medal in her final run in the marquee event of Olympic Alpine skiing.

Vonn gone? Don't bank on it just yet

PYEONGCHANG, South Korea (Reuters) - Lindsey Vonn's bronze medal run in Wednesday's downhill was billed as her final bid for Olympic gold in the sport's marquee event but those who know her best say they wouldn't rule out a fifth attempt in Beijing in 2022.

Alpine skiing: Shrewd RagMow watches and waits before pouncing for medal

PYEONGCHANG, South Korea (Reuters) - Ragnhild Mowinckel had a long time to wait before starting 19th in Wednesday's women's Olympic downhill race, but she was not letting a moment go to waste.


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