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Feuz missed a medal in difficult conditions

The Norwegian veterans to beat in the world Cup downhill in Are,. Kjetil Jansrud wins ahead of team-mate Aksel Lund Svindal, meanwhile, Feuz Beat missed a medal in short supply.

In a snow and fog accompanied the race with poor visibility, the experience was particularly in demand. And in this regard, Jansrud and Svindal bring very much. Both had a relative on Wednesday in the Super-G is a capital loss. Svindal than 16., Jansrud than 22. But in the descent, the Start seemed to be due to the bad weather unlikely to beat back the Norwegians.

The 33-year-old Jansrud, the Super-G Olympic champion of 2014, secured a first world title, he let his colleagues Svindal by 2 hundredths of a second behind. Svindal contested the last race of his great career. After two Olympic victories and three world championship titles, he is allowed to with a 13. Medal at major events go.

Beat Feuz upset in the live interview. (Source: SRF)

disappointment in Feuz

bad luck Beat had, however, Feuz, of the does, due to his long injury history at such a difficult conditions, a little heavier than others. By 11 hundredths of Emmental missed as the Fourth to the bronze medal, the Austrians Vincent Kriechmayr snatch. Kriechmayr won in Are, his second medal, after he had become in the Super-G Second.

One of them was represented as Feuz, of the season across 10 of the 11 last world Cup departures on the Podium, deserved to be undoubtedly more. The Berner could not do that afterwards no allegation that it worked with the successful title defence: "I have given everything, and has to be Fourth."

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but That started at all had been made with him for slight detuning: "world Cup-worthy it was not. As after a one hour postponement was launched, was the snow just as much as an hour before. So the Whole thing was for the lottery."

Feuz want to know, but understood: "all the world are the three on the podium-class - you do not need to discuss. It doesn't change anything on the fact that the race was fair."

The rest of the Swiss were not able to intervene in the fight for a Medal. The unfavorable early number 3, which was launched Mauro Caviezel finished in ninth, Niels Hintermann, Carlo Janka and Gilles Roulin landed outside the Top 20.

results of world Cup downhill of the men: 1. Kjetil Jansrud (NOR) 1:19,98. 2. Aksel Lund Svindal (NOR) of 0.02. 3. Vincent Kriechmayr (AUT) of 0.33. 4. Beat Feuz (SUI) of 0.44. 5. Matthias Mayer (AUT) of 0.65. 6. Dominik Paris (ITA) was 0.74. 7. Benjamin Thomsen (CAN) of 0.75. 8. Aleksander Kilde (NOR) of 0.82. 9. Mauro Caviezel (SUI) and Bryce Bennett (USA), to 0.83. Also: 21. Niels man behind (SUI) is 1.47. 35. Carlo Janka (SUI) 2,40. 36. Gilles Roulin (SUI) 2,41. - 58 driver is started, 57 classified. (SDA)

Created: 09.02.2019, 15:21 PM

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