Gut claims downhill in St. Moritz

Jan 25, 2015

Gut claims downhill in St. Moritz

Lara Gut of Switzerland profited from Lindsey Vonn’s bad luck to win a World Cup downhill on Saturday. In Vonn’s first start since setting the all-time World Cup wins record this week, her race unraveled when she hit a rut midway down the new ...

Vonn sets World Cup record

Jan 20, 2015

Vonn sets World Cup record

Lindsey Vonn won a super-G Monday for her record 63rd World Cup victory and celebrated with an embrace from a surprise visitor — boyfriend Tiger Woods. The American eclipsed Annemarie Moser-Proell’s 35-year-old record of 62 World Cup wins with a flawless run down the ...

Vonn matches all-time World Cup wins mark at 62

Jan 18, 2015

Vonn matches all-time World Cup wins mark at 62

Lindsey Vonn battled through fog and soft snow conditions to win a demanding downhill Sunday to match Annemarie Moser-Proell’s 35-year-old record of 62 World Cup wins, capping a comeback from two serious knee surgeries. The American clocked a time of 1 minute, 39.61 seconds ...

Vonn takes downhill for 62nd career World Cup win

Dec 21, 2014

Vonn takes downhill for 62nd career World Cup win

Just four races back into her skiing career, Lindsey Vonn is on the verge of World Cup history. After clinching a second straight win — and third consecutive podium — with a victory in Saturday’s downhill, the 30-year-old American now has the chance to ...

Vonn wins World Cup downhill in France

Dec 20, 2014

Vonn wins World Cup downhill in France

American skier Lindsey Vonn won a World Cup downhill race Saturday on the same course where she re-injured her troublesome right knee one year ago, clinching a 61st career victory to continue her strong comeback following two operations. Vonn had a clean run on ...

Vonn leads U.S. sweep

Dec 7, 2014

Vonn leads U.S. sweep

Lindsey Vonn punctuated her piercing scream after crossing the finish line by yelling “Yes!!!” as she fell to the snow. Finally, her surgically repaired right knee was OK. Finally, she could attack a course again. And finally, she was back. Vonn was vintage Vonn ...

Vonn to miss Sochi Games

Jan 8, 2014

Vonn to miss Sochi Games

Less than two weeks after reconstructive right knee surgery in February 2013, Lindsey Vonn already was sounding a positive note, saying she was “really looking forward to Sochi” and defending her Olympic downhill gold medal. Along the way to the next Winter Games, though, ...

Dec 4, 2013

Vonn cleared for downhill training

Lindsey Vonn was Tuesday cleared to get back on a World Cup course for downhill training, the latest step as she works to return from a right knee injury and get ready for the Sochi Olympics. Now Vonn — and the rest of the ...

Vonn putting off knee surgery with Olympics looming

Dec 2, 2013

Vonn putting off knee surgery with Olympics looming

Lindsey Vonn is delaying further surgery on her right knee for as long as possible in hopes of skiing at the Sochi Olympics. Vonn partially tore one of her reconstructed knee ligaments during a crash in training two weeks ago at Copper Mountain. She ...

Nov 30, 2013

Vonn hits slopes

Lindsey Vonn is energized by her progress in recovering from a knee injury and might be in the starting gate next week in Canada. Vonn spoke with The Associated Press on Friday after three early super-G training runs. This was her first big test ...

Nov 30, 2013

Gut exhibits speed in downhill win

Lara Gut was faster than a field missing Lindsey Vonn. The Swiss star breezed to her second World Cup win of the season, taking the season-opening downhill Friday by holding off Tina Weirather of Liechtenstein by 0.47 seconds. Meanwhile, down the road in Vail, ...