Alpine Skiing

Lindsey Vonn finishes ninth in super-G a day after winning downhill event

Lindsey Vonn finishes ninth in super-G a day after winning downhill event

A day after winning a downhill, Lindsey Vonn discovered how far she has to go to regain her dominance in super-G as she returns from two major injuries. 

For now, defending overall World Cup champion Lara Gut remains the skier to beat in super-G. 

Swiss racer Gut extended her perfect run in super-G this season with a comfortable win Sunday in Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany, while Vonn struggled to a ninth-place finish. 

For her third straight super-G victory, Gut finished 0.67 seconds ahead of Stephanie Venier of Austria and 0.86 in front of Tina Weirather of Liechtenstein. 

Vonn, who won a downhill Saturday in just the second race of her...

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