OAR (Dagbladet): Mikaela Shiffrin were the big favorites when the women would make up about the world CHAMPIONSHIP gold in the slalom. The american has been superb for several years already, despite the fact that she only has time to be 23 years old.
A cold again, however, little doubt about which form Shiffrin was in, and after the first half was very evenly at the top.
The american star, hung well with, but she was behind both Wendy Holdener and hjemmehåpet Anna Swenn-Larsson.Could be the world cup-queen
Swiss Holdener had an opportunity to become the great world cup queen after a very solid førsteomgang in the Oar.
She won both the superkombinasjonen and the team competition, and stood with two gold medals prior to today's competition.
The Norwegian got a heavy place. Kristin Lysdahl was the best Norwegian after the first half with a 14.-space, the entire 2,43 behind Holdener. Maren Skjøld was the other Norwegian who took themselves further in the Vein, 3,79 seconds behind the leader.the Promise
Skjøld delivered a good andreomgang, and was best after that the ten athletes had finished in the Oar. 25-year-old, however, fell a bit down the list after each, but was well satisfied with his performance.
It was much better. It was a little messy at first, and could not keep the skis on the snow. In other lowers I shoulders and do what I am doing in training. It was good to get out there. I had much more control, and I felt that it was I who was the boss, summed up the she for NRK.
Norway's other hope, Lysdahl, ran out in the final.
It was a bit boring, but I tried what I could and went. I leaned I was a little in a turn and was relying unlucky with a slot therein, said Lysdahl to NRK.Shiffrin fell
the home favourite Frida Hansdotter mess much in his races and held on to run out multiple times thus, it was up to the five above her on the list to make up about the medals.
Petra Vlhová ran a lovely race, and Katharina Liensberger had just lost for her. It did not Shiffrin.Kristoffersen about your own driving after the world cup-gold: - It is too bad
the American blew down the hillside and killed all who had come before her. Shiffrin ran into over seconds before Vlhova, but was clearly tired. She looked completely finished out and fell in the target area. American has, as mentioned, struggled with a cold the last time, and it was probably the very last forces that were taken out in finaleomgangen.
- For a unique this is the ski!, cried the NRK commentator Thomas Lerdahl.Really tough
Swenn-Larsson was not able to punish Shiffrin, and drove into a preliminary 2.-space. It was also eventually. Leading Holdener ran almost out, but had to go up in the ground in order to run properly. Thus she lost a lot of time, and lost the opportunity to medal.
Shiffrin met favorittstempelet and took the gold. Swenn-Larsson took silver, but Vlhova got the bronze.
- I was really not in shape, but my team helped me to push myself. Halfway down did I not breathing anymore. I tried to fight and keep me in the trail. It was tough. Really tough. I drove well and fought, " said a clearly touched Shiffrin after the race.
It was Shiffrins fourth consecutive world CHAMPIONSHIP gold in the slalom. It has no clear before her.- a Pity he did not thanks us