Slalom, Vlhova wins again. Shiffrin out

Petra Vlhova (Ansa)

Kranjska Gora, 9 January 2022 – The queen of the slalom is confirmed more and more Petra Vlhova, which also wins that of Kranjska Gora thanks to a total time of 1:44.29 the result in particular of a second stellar run. It is there that his most accredited rivals lose ground: Wendy Holdener, earlier in the morning and still forced to postpone the appointment with the victory, she has to settle for the second step of the podium with a delay of 23 cents (on the third, a 1.06, it ends there Anna Swenn Larsson), while Mikaela Shiffrin he even gets on the bike just before the last survey and thus witnesses the dangerous approach in the general classification of the Slovakian (now a 831 points against the 866 of the US). As for the ranking of specialties, it is needless to say: it is guided by it Vlhova, first at altitude 580 lengths against the 340 of the eternal rival.

The blue ones

The traces of Italy in Slovenia they are very few: with Martina Peterlini out of action now for the rest of the season e Federica Brignone e Lara Della Mea absent due to slight physical problems, the hopes of the blue expedition were entrusted to Marta Rossetti, Sophie Mathiou e Anita Gulli but none of them manage to get the ticket for the second run.

Kranjska Gora slalom classification

1) Petra Vlhova (SVK) and 1: 44.29
2) Wendy Holdener (SUI) +0.23
3) Anna Swenn Larsson (SWE) +1.06
4) Lena Durr (GER) +1.29
5) Ana Bucik (SLO) +1.65
6) Ali Nullmeyer (CAN) +2.15
7) Katharina Truppe (AUT) +2.46
8) Katharina Gallhuber (AUT) +2.50
9) Erin Mielzynski (CAN) +2.63
10) Sara Hector (SWE) +2.67

Slalom World Cup ranking

1) Petra Vlhova (SVK) 580
2) Mikaela Shiffrin (USA) 340
3) Wendy Holdener (SUI) 321
4) Katharina Liensberger (AUT) 262
5) Lena Durr (GER) 252

World Cup overall standings

1) Mikaela Shiffrin (USA) 866
2) Petra Vlhova (SVK) 831
3) Sofia Goggia (ITA) 657
4) Sara Hector (SWE) 568
5) Wendy Holdener (SUI) 408

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