alpine skiing

Croatia's Kostelic says goodbye to World Cup races in Wengen

Swiss Niels Hintermann on Friday won a World Cup Wengen men's super combined, while the best Croatian Alpine skier, Ivica Kostelic, finished 22nd and announced that he would say a goodbye to Alpine ski races in the World Cup.

Moelgg prevails in Zagreb slalom after rivals falter

Italian Manfred Moellg kept his nerve to win the men's Alpine skiing World Cup slalom in Zagreb on Thursday after an array of challengers slipped up.

Veronika Velez Zuzulova wins Snow Queen World Cup slalom

Veronika Velez Zuzulova of Slovakia won the Snow Queen World Cup slalom race on Mt Sljeme overlooking Zagreb on Tuesday.

Zagreb making final preparations for Snow Queen Trophy races

The city of Zagreb is looking forward to the slalom races for women and for men on Mount Sljeme overlooking the Croatian capital on 3 January and on 5 January respectively, and preparations for special traffic regulation in some parts of the city are under way.

Stuhec keeps up perfect downhill season start with another win

Slovenia's Ilka Stuhec was unstoppable again on Saturday as she maintained her 100 per cent season record in World Cup downhill races with a victory in France.

Slovenia's Stuhec wins combined event for third ski season win

Slovenia's Ilka Stuhec stormed to her third ski season victory on Friday in a combined event which overall champion Lara Gut of Switzerland failed to finish.

Neureuther goes one better than dad by winning Japan slalom

Germany's Felix Neureuther won a World Cup alpine skiing slalom in Japan on Sunday, more than 40 years since his father Christian made the podium at the same venue.

Poor weather scuppers alpine ski World Cup events

Alpine ski World Cup events in Germany and Slovenia were called off Sunday because of the poor course conditions at the two venues.

Women's World Cup slalom in Maribor abandoned

The women's alpine ski World Cup slalom in Maribor was abandoned Sunday after 25 starters on the first of the two planned runs.