FIS Alpine Skiing World Championships

Paris Saint Germain's Neymar celebrates after the Champions League round of 16 second leg soccer match between PSG and Borussia Dortmund, Wednesday March 11, 2020 in Paris. The match is being played in an empty stadium because of the coronavirus outbreak. (UEFA via AP)
March 12, 2020 - 6:27 am
LONDON (AP) — The Latest on the coronavirus outbreak's affect on sports around the globe (all times local): ___ 10:25 a.m. The hockey-like game of bandy has postponed its world championships in Russia because of the spreading coronavirus. The Swedish Bandy Association says the tournament, scheduled...
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Switzerland's Corinne Suter reacts in the finish area of an alpine ski, women's World Cup super G, in Garmish Partenkirchen, Germany, Sunday, Feb. 9, 2020. (AP Photo/Giovanni Auletta)
February 09, 2020 - 8:06 am
GARMISCH-PARTENKIRCHEN, Germany (AP) — A month ago Corinne Suter had not won a women's World Cup downhill or super-G race in her career, now the Swiss skier is leading the season standings in both disciplines. Suter got her first win in a super-G on Sunday, four weeks after winning her first...
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Medical workers in protective gear talk with a woman suspected of being ill with a coronavirus at a community health station in Wuhan in central China's Hubei Province, Monday, Jan. 27, 2020. China on Monday expanded sweeping efforts to contain a viral disease by extending the Lunar New Year holiday to keep the public at home and avoid spreading infection. (Chinatopix via AP)
January 29, 2020 - 3:51 am
GENEVA (AP) — Amid growing concern at the spread of a new virus outbreak in China, international sports have been postponed and Olympic qualifying tournaments are being taken elsewhere. The international ski federation on Wednesday canceled the first World Cup races scheduled for testing the...
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First placed United States' Mikaela Shiffrin reacts after completing an alpine ski, women's World Cup slalom in Lienz, Austria, Sunday Dec. 29, 2019. (AP Photo/Pier Marco Tacca)
December 29, 2019 - 8:11 am
LIENZ, Austria (AP) — Mikaela Shiffrin maintained her unbeaten streak in slalom with her third win of the season on Sunday and matched Lindsey Vonn's record for most women’s World Cup victories in a single discipline. Shiffrin earned her 43rd career slalom win by dominating Sunday’s race, posting...
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December 11, 2019 - 10:05 pm
SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — Efforts to revitalize traditional professional alpine ski racing are culminating in a network-televised world championship event planned for April 2020 at Taos Ski Valley in northern New Mexico , organizers said Wednesday. World Pro Ski Tour CEO Jon Franklin announced the...
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United States' Mikaela Shiffrin poses after winning the women's slalom, at the alpine ski World Championships in Are, Sweden, Saturday, Feb. 16, 2019. (AP Photo/Marco Trovati)
February 17, 2019 - 8:13 pm
ARE, Sweden (AP) — Maybe Alpine skiing won't be so lost without Lindsey Vonn and Aksel Lund Svindal after all. One week after Vonn and Svindal retired by claiming medals in their final races, Mikaela Shiffrin and Marcel Hirscher both showed true grit by fighting through debilitating sickness to...
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Austria's Marcel Hirscher shows the gold and silver medals of the men's slalom and giant slalom, at the alpine ski World Championships in Are, Sweden, Sunday, Feb. 17, 2019. (AP Photo/Marco Trovati)
February 17, 2019 - 11:38 am
ARE, Sweden (AP) — The Latest on skiing world championships (all times local): ___ 5:30 p.m. Marcel Hirscher says he has likely skied in his last world championships and could even decide to retire at the end of this season. The Austrian says he will compete in 10 more races this season and then...
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Austria's Marcel Hirscher, center, winner of the men's slalom, celebrates with second-placed compatriot Michael Matt, left, and third-placed compatriot Marco Schwarz, at the alpine ski World Championships in Are, Sweden, Sunday, Feb. 17, 2019. (AP Photo/Marco Trovati)
February 17, 2019 - 10:44 am
ARE, Sweden (AP) — If this was to be Marcel Hirscher's last race at the skiing world championships, the Austrian great sure put on a show. Hirscher produced what he described as one of the best runs of his trophy-laden 12-year career, allowing him to coast to victory in the second leg of the slalom...
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Austria's Marcel Hirscher celebrates winning the men's slalom, at the alpine ski World Championships in Are, Sweden, Sunday, Feb. 17, 2019. (AP Photo/Marco Trovati)
February 17, 2019 - 9:56 am
ARE, Sweden (AP) — One of the best runs of Marcel Hirscher's career allowed the Austrian great to coast to a third slalom title at the skiing world championships on Sunday. Hirscher suggested after the race this could be his last ever worlds — and if that is the case, he has gone out on a high. He...
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Austria's Marcel Hirscher competes during the men's slalom, at the alpine ski World Championships in Are, Sweden, Sunday, Feb. 17, 2019. (AP Photo/Alessandro Trovati)
February 17, 2019 - 9:38 am
ARE, Sweden (AP) — The Latest on skiing world championships (all times local): ___ 3:30 p.m. Marcel Hirscher led an Austrian clean sweep in the slalom by winning by 0.65 seconds for a record-tying seventh career gold medal at the world championships. After producing what he said was one of the best...
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