Mikaela Shiffrin catches Lindsey Vonn

The American skier gained the enormous slalom World Cup occasion held within the Slovenian city of Kranjska Gora and with that victory equaled her compatriot’s document with 82

Shiffrin celebrates his victory in Kranjska Gora (Slovenia).ALEN MILAVECEFE

Ultimately. After some cancellations and his sixth place, on Saturday, within the first large slalom of Kransjka Gora, this Sunday, within the second, Mikaela Shiffrin caught up with Lindsey Vonn. Each the timeless and worldwide stars of American snowboarding now share 82 World Cup victories.

Lindsey, retired in February 2019 and Princess of Asturias Award for Sports activities that 12 months, won’t, naturally, be capable of enhance the quantity. However for 27-year-old Mikaela, a brand new profession begins that ought to lead her to breaking absolutely the document, the “unisex” document, within the palms of the Swedish fantasy. Ingemar Stenmark (86) because the 12 months 89, when “Miki” was six to be born.

The primary alternative will current itself on Tuesday within the evening slalom of Flachau (Austria), a basic station close to Salzburg, by which he has gained 4 instances and ranked within the high three in eight of 9 participations. Till the tip of January this system will not be so favorable for her, with a profusion of velocity exams (tremendous large slalom and downhill). Shiffrin, it’s true, has gained in all modalities. However it’s no much less true that she stands out above all in ability (slalom and large slalom).

Kranjska Gora, then, has been a turning level in Shiffrin’s profession and even in snowboarding as a complete, of which the American is the main champion. Additionally a full cease.

However much more one level and adopted, in accelerated pursuit of these information. Shiffrin dominated the check from begin to end. He gained the primary moto and set the quickest time within the second. In different phrases, he gained each and, within the calculation, he left 77 hundredths, a substantial distinction in fashionable top-level snowboarding, Italian model. Federica Brignone. Third was the Swiss Lara Intestine Behrami.

Whereas Shiffrin continued to make private and common historical past, within the Adelboden slalom (Switzerland), the Norwegians achieved a double with Lucas Braathen (third win of the season) and Atle Lie McGrath. the german linus strasser it was a smiling third.