Jansrud wins men’s downhill
val d’isere, france» Kjetil Jansrud of Norway won the season’s first World Cup men’s downhill, a day after his victory in super-G.
Jansrud was 0.26 seconds faster than Peter Fill of Italy, the defending World Cup downhill champion, down the 2-mile Oreiller-Killy course.
Aksel Lund Svindal was third, trailing 0.33 behind teammate Jansrud. Svindal was runner-up Friday on his comeback from a 10-month injury absence.
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