CORTINA D’AMPEZZO, Italy (AP) — The Newest from the snowboarding world championships (all occasions native): ___ 12:45 p.m. Canadian skier…
CORTINA D’AMPEZZO, Italy (AP) — The Newest from the snowboarding world championships (all occasions native): ___
Canadian skier James Crawford holds a shock lead after the super-G portion of the lads’s mixed on the world championships.
Crawford leads Alexis Pinturault by eight-hundredths of a second going into the decisive slalom leg at 3:20 p.m.
Crawford’s career-best result’s sixth in a World Cup super-G in Kitzbühel final month.
Pinturault is the defending world champion and 2018 Olympic silver medalist.
The French skier is adopted by a trio of Austrians who embody Vincent Kriechmayr.
Kriechmayr has gained gold in each earlier males’s races at these worlds.
The boys used the very same course as the ladies within the first leg of their mixed occasion.
Federica Brignone leads Mikaela Shiffrin by six-hundredths of a second after the opening leg of the ladies’s mixed on the world championships.
Brignone beat Elena Curtoni by 0.01 as Italy went 1-2 within the super-G portion with Shiffrin looming in third.
Brignone will open the decisive slalom portion at 2:10 p.m.
Residence nation Italy has not gained a medal within the first 4 occasions of the worlds.
General World Cup chief Petra Vlhova of Slovakia has to make up four-tenths on Brignone within the slalom.
Two-time mixed world champion Wendy Holdener of Switzerland completed 0.97 behind.
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