19 year-old Irish rider Bertram sped to victory in the first round of the show jumping Longines FEI World Cup Final today. Bertram and ‘Molly Malone’ defeated riders from 18 other nations with an unbeatable time of 65.45 seconds. 282 more words
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Come Sunday and the cricketing world will see two neighbours and rivals go head to head in their quest for the Holy Grail of cricket. The Trans-Tasman battle between Australia and New Zealand takes centre stage in Melbourne, with Australia in pursuit of their 5th title and New Zealand looking to be crowned champions for the first time. 845 more words
Austrian Anna Fenninger prevailed in one of the closest overall title races in women’s World Cup history, winning the World Cup Finals giant slalom in foggy Meribel, France, on Sunday. 313 more words
Marcel Hirscher did something no men’s skier has ever done, clinching a fourth straight World Cup overall title Saturday.
The 26-year-old Austrian finished fourth in the World Cup Finals giant slalom in Meribel, France, increasing his overall standings lead to 60 points over Norway’s… 193 more words
Lindsey Vonn felt pretty nervous as she wiggled her hands on her ski poles at the start gate Thursday morning.
“I knew I had to risk everything if I wanted to get the title,” she said. 807 more words
Lindsey Vonn won for the seventh time this season, the 66th time in her World Cup career, and clinched her record-tying seventh World Cup downhill season title in Meribel, France, on Wednesday. 412 more words