Lindsey Vonn beat rival Tina Maze on the Slovenian’s home snow and in her best discipline Saturday, earning a surprising victory in a giant slalom and her second win in a week.
Maze still clinched her third giant slalom discipline title by placing second. Maze had a near-perfect first run, but a poor start to the second cost her valuable time and she finished 0.08 seconds behind Vonn.
Vonn proved again she’s back to her best after an intestinal illness landed her in the hospital two months ago, managing two good runs in what is traditionally her weakest event to win in 2 minutes, 22.2 seconds.
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