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Lindsey Vonn wins first World Cup event in nearly two years

Lindsey Vonn wins first World Cup event in nearly two years

Lindsey Vonn captured her first World Cup victory in 23 months on Saturday by leading an American sweep in the women's downhill event at Lake Louise in Alberta, Canada. Saying her surgically repaired right knee "feels really good" and that she doesn't "think about my knee at all," she won the race in 1 minute 50.48 seconds to finish ahead of teammates Stacey Cook and Julia Mancuso. The 2010 Olympic downhill winner and four-time World Cup champion last won a World Cup race in Slovenia in January 2013. Two months later, she crashed during the world championships, tearing her anterior-cruciate ligament and medial-collateral ligament in her right knee as well as...

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