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Velez-Zuzulová, Vlhová contending in Jasná

Women’s World Cup event continues with the slalom event.

Veronika Velez-Zuzulová during the first run in Jasná(Source: TASR)

After strong winds forced organisers to postpone the women’s World Cup giant slalom the event continued with the slalom. American Mikaela Shiffrin won the first run with a time of 58.05 seconds. Veronika Velez-Zuzulová finished second followed by Petra Vlhová in third place, trailing by 1.67 and 1.88 seconds to Shiffrin, respectively.

The second run is scheduled to start at 13:30.

Read also:Strong winds postponed giant slalom in Jasná

The giant slalom competition is planed for Monday, March 7. Slovak skiers Petra Vlhová and Barbara Kantorová will also compete in this discipline.

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