• Shiffrin leads 1st run again; can add to World Cup record

    1 day ago - By Bésame

    SAN VIGILIO DI MAREBBE, Italy - Mikaela Shiffrin held a big lead in the first run of Wednesday's giant slalom and could quickly add to her record total of 83 World Cup wins on the same course where she set the women's mark a day earlier.
    Shiffrin was 0.51 seconds ahead of Olympic champion Sara Hector and 0.65 ahead of former World Cup giant slalom champion Marta Bassino.
    Only two other skiers, Ragnhild Mowinckel and Federica Brignone, were within a second of Shiffrin's time at the Kronplatz resort in San Vigilio.
    Shiffrin also led the first run on Tuesday, when she moved ahead of the...
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