Austrians dominate Winternational

Austrians dominate Winternational
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By DALE STRODE

ASPEN — The Austrians brought their own script to the 2014 Aspen Winternational. With their second World Cup victory in as many days, the Austrian ski racers demonstrated that they are not interested in any Hollywood endings in Aspen. Nicole Hosp, the 31-year-old veteran of the Austrian Ski Team, made sure of that. Hosp, who hasn’t won a World Cup race since 2008, came from behind in the second run Sunday to overtake the field and win the World Cup slalom on Aspen Mountain. The Austrian surpassed first-run leader Mikaela Shiffrin, the teenage Olympic gold medalist from Eagle-Vail, who had …

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