Alpine skiing-Shiffrin takes record 47th World Cup slalom win
Written by on January 11, 2022
January 11, 2022
(Reuters) -U.S. skier Mikaela Shiffrin became the most successful Alpine World Cup slalom racer of all time with a record 47th career win in the discipline in the Austrian resort of Schladming on Tuesday.
The double Olympic gold medallist had previously shared the World Cup record for most victories in a single discipline with Swedish great Ingemar Stenmark, who won 46 giant slaloms.
(Reporting by Alan Baldwin in London, editing by Pritha Sarkar)