Sweden's Matts Olsson pulled off strong runs at the parallel giant slalom in Alta Badia and was able to beat Henrik Kristoffersen in the final run. Marcel Hirscher places 3rd.
For the 5th time in a row, Marcel Hirscher celebrated a giant slalom win on the Gran Risa in Alta Badia. Henrik Kristoffersen finished second, and Zan Kranjec from Slovenia claimed his first ever World Cup podium.
Austrian Marcel Hirscher continued his dominance in Alta Badia (ITA) as the defending World Cup Overall winner, took home his fourth straight giant slalom victory on the Gran Risa course.
The Italian ski resorts located in the beautiful Dolomites in South Tyrol have long played a crucial role in establishing December as a strong part of the World Cup tour.
Like with teams and athletes, the foundation for a successful winter are made in the summer. One part of the preparation for the FIS team is the official FIS inspection that takes place at almost every World Cup venue.
Marcel Hirscher (AUT) skied to his fifth season victory after a fantastic second run led him to the Audi FIS World Cup giant slalom win in Alta Badia (ITA).