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English news 2013

Podest

Quotes after the Slalom on Sonday

Quotes after the second run

Mikaela Shiffrin

Run of tears: only Shiffrin beaming with joy

The young American takes the lead in the Slalom at Ofterschwang after the first run - Maria Höfl-Riesch skies out

Mikaela Shiffrin, 2012 in Ofterschwang. Foto: Ralf Lienert

The duel for the little globe

Mikaela Shiffrin might already define the outcome of the World Cup Slalom discipline at Ofterschwang

Podest

An extra shift that paid off

Tina Maze wins the Slalom at the Ofterschwanger Horn, Wendy Holdener places second and World Champion Mikaela Shiffrin finishes in third place

Tanja Poutiainen

Poutiainen suffers severe knee injury

On Sunday, the Finnish racer will head home to undergo further examinations

Siegerehrung Anna Fenninger

Fenninger claims victory

7,700 spectators watched the Austrian racer defeat Tina Maze and Viktoria Rebensburg in the Giant Slalom

Immer ein Lächeln auf den Lippen: Tessa Worley (Foto: Stephan Schöttl)

Small but mighty!

Defending Giant Slalom World Champion Tessa Worley is once again among the top favourites for the race in Ofterschwang

Slowenische Fans

Support from home for Tina Maze

Slovenian fans are keeping their fingers crossed

Viktoria Rebensburg

I just want to have fun

Interview with 23-year-old Viktoria Rebensburg, double winner of 2012

Tina Maze am vergangenen Wochenende in Garmisch. Foto: dpa

A get-together of top-notch athletes

Ofterschwang will be hosting a great number of prominent athletes this weekend - from recent World Cup Champions to participants from exotic nations.

Pistenarbeiter - die Stars in Ofterschwang

Ofterschwang : the perfect slope

Organizers have iced the World Cup slope in order to prepare for high temperatures and rain

Die Ruhe vor dem Sturm

The calm before the storm

Last preparations before the official start of the Ski World Cup