Vlhová ends third in the final World Cup slalom this season

However, she ends second in the World Cup slalom standing.

Petra Vlhová shows her medal for finishing second in the alpine ski, women's slalom discipline, at the alpine ski, World Cup finals in Soldeu, Andorra, on March 16, 2019.Petra Vlhová shows her medal for finishing second in the alpine ski, women's slalom discipline, at the alpine ski, World Cup finals in Soldeu, Andorra, on March 16, 2019. (Source: AP/TASR)

Petra Vlhová finished third in this season's final World Cup women's slalom in Soldeu, Andorra on March 16.

The race was won by Mikaela Shiffrin from the United States, who also won the season-long overall and slalom title. Wendy Holdener from Switzerland.

It is Vlhová's second third place in slalom this season. Apart from that, she recorded two victories and six second places in slalom (including parallel slalom) this season, the SITA newswire reported.

In the overall standing, Vlhová placed second.

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