Kipchoge is first to dip under 2 hours for marathon

VIENNA (AP) — Eliud Kipchoge has become the first athlete to run a marathon in less than two hours, although it will not count as a world record. The Olympic champion and world recor...

Leclerc fastest again in practice as Ferrari eyes pole at GP

SPIELBERG, Austria (AP) — Ferrari driver Charles Leclerc posted the fastest lap time in final practice for the Austrian GP on Saturday, a day after also leading the second session. T...

Hamilton leads Vettel in 1st practice for Austrian GP

SPIELBERG, Austria (AP) — Lewis Hamilton posted the fastest time in the first practice session for the Austrian Grand Prix on Friday, a few hours after teams voted against a mid-season switch of tires...

Mercedes matching old F1 record 'no priority' for Hamilton

SPIELBERG, Austria (AP) — Lewis Hamilton could help Mercedes match a 31-year Formula One record at the Austrian Grand Prix on Sunday. But don't think it's high on his priority list t...

'Like an angel': Shiffrin inspired by cancer survivor

ARE, Sweden (AP) — Mikaela Shiffrin is adding a new twist to the usual relationship between star athlete and worshipping fans. She's putting the spotlight on the fans. The overall Wo...

Stuhec flies to Shiffrin's rescue with lift offer to Sweden

MARIBOR, Slovenia (AP) — World Cup slalom in Slovenia on Saturday. World championship downhill training in Sweden on Monday. Facing the challenge of traveling 1,900 kilometers (1,180...

Shiffrin takes big lead in World Cup slalom

MARIBOR, Slovenia (AP) — Mikaela Shiffrin built a lead of a full second on Saturday in the opening run of the final women's World Cup slalom before the world championships. The Ameri...

Shiffrin leads final GS before worlds after first run

MARIBOR, Slovenia (AP) — Mikaela Shiffrin leads the final women's World Cup giant slalom before the world championships by nearly a half-second after the opening run Friday. Skiing i...

Olympic lessons make Shiffrin feel at ease going into worlds

A year after the Pyeongchang Olympics, Mikaela Shiffrin is set for another multi-medal chase. And there are some more records on the table, too. The Feb. 5-17 skiin...

Ferstl is first German skier to win super-G in Kitzbuehel

KITZBUEHEL, Austria (AP) — Josef Ferstl has become the first German winner of the World Cup super-G at the classic Hahnenkamm event. His win on Sunday came 40 years after his father,...

Olympic downhill champion Svindal to retire after worlds

KITZBUEHEL, Austria (AP) — Aksel Lund Svindal will retire from ski racing after next month's world championships in Are, Sweden. The Olympic downhill champion says the persistent rig...

Winless for 1 year: Kristoffersen longs for slalom success

KITZBUEHEL, Austria (AP) — Henrik Kristoffersen's wait for his 17th World Cup victory reached the one-year mark on Saturday. And with new rivals appearing at the front alongside his ...

Swiss skier Zenhaeusern leads French duo in 1st slalom run

KITZBUEHEL, Austria (AP) — Skiing in dense snowfall, Ramon Zenhaeusern of Switzerland posted the fastest time in the opening run of a men's World Cup slalom on Saturday. The Olympic ...

Paris edges Feuz to win classic downhill in Kitzbuehel

KITZBUEHEL, Austria (AP) — Dominik Paris won the classic downhill on the Streif course Friday for the third time. The Italian used a dauntless run on the 3.3-kilometer course to beat...

Experience matters: Reichelt, 38, eyes more downhill success

KITZBUEHEL, Austria (AP) — Hannes Reichelt was the oldest man in Thursday's World Cup downhill training in Kitzbuehel. He was the fastest, too. The 38-year-old Aust...