Marcel Hirscher wins the Saalbach-Hinterglemm Slalom

Marcel Hirscher wins the Saalbach-Hinterglemm Slalom

The second slalom of the Alpine Ski World Cup of the 2018-2019 season took place today in Saalbach-Hinterglemm, replacing the canceled race in Val d'Isère and Marcel Hirscher was the winner.

After a difficult day yesterday, champion Marcel Hirscher was able to overcome and achieved what is his 63rd World Cup victory, becoming the best Austrian skier of all time, beating Annemarie Moser-Proell and obtaining the third place in the international ranking of all time.

For its part, the Swiss Loïc Meillard has become the focus of attention in Saalbach-Hinterglemm. Yesterday he got his first podium in his career in the giant slalom and today he repeated again on the podium taking second place. The young star is confirming that he is called to be one of the referents in both technical disciplines.

In third place, the Norwegian Henrik Kristoffersen finished on the podium for the eleventh straight time in slalom.


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