Olympic Women’s Alpine Skiing Results 2018: Mikaela Shiffrin Wins Giant Slalom

Olympic Women’s Alpine Skiing Results 2018: Mikaela Shiffrin Wins Giant Slalom

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Mikaela Shiffrin is golden again. 

Four years after Shiffrin burst on the scene with a gold medal in the women’s slalom, the 22-year-old American blitzed the competition Thursday and opened her stay at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea, with a masterful winning run in the giant slalom final. 

Norway’s Ragnhild Mowinckel took silver and Italy’s Federica Brignone managed bronze. 

An overview of the final standings can be viewed below, with results for all participants available through the Olympics’ website

  • Gold: Mikaela Shiffrin (United States) – 2 minutes, 20.02 seconds
  • Silver: Ragnhild Mowinckel (Norway) +0.39 seconds
  • Bronze: Federica Brignone (Italy) +0.46 seconds
  • 4: Viktoria Rebensburg (Germany) + 0.58 seconds
  • 5: Marta Bassino (Italy) +0.67 seconds

              

Shiffrin was considered to be in the mix for the po

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