Lindsey Vonn wins World Cup downhill at Lake Louise
LAKE LOUISE, Alberta – Lindsey Vonn won the World Cup women’s downhill Friday at Lake Louise for her ninth career victory at the resort.
The American star finished in 1 minute, 53.19 seconds to beat Liechtenstein’s Tina Weirather by 1.95 seconds. Switzerland’s Dominique Gisin was third in 1:55.29.
Vonn has won at least one race at Lake Louise in eight straight years.
Another downhill is scheduled for Saturday and a super-G is set for Sunday.