Published On: Sat, Feb 22nd, 2014

Mikaela Shiffrin of US takes Gold in women’s Slalom Skiiing

Rosa Khutor :¬†World champion Mikaela Shiffrin of the US claimed the women’s slalom title at the Sochi Olympics Friday.

The 18-year-old clocked one minute 44.54 seconds for two runs, 0.53 seconds ahead of Marlies Schild of Austria, who won her fourth Olympic medal in three Games, Xinhua reported.

Katrin Zettel, also of Austria, bagged the bronze at 0.81 seconds.

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