Vonn’s ankle ‘100 percent’ ready for World Cup race in Aspen

By By PAT GRAHAM
AP Sports Writer

Lindsey Vonn’s healing left ankle no longer aches or gives her any sort of discomfort whatsoever when she steps into her ski boot. The four-time overall World Cup champion pronounced she’s “definitely 100 percent” ready for the giant slalom race in Aspen, Colorado, later this month. Now, a new dilemma: Finding some snow. Vonn flew back from Europe for a long weekend that included a photo shoot in New York, a friend’s wedding in Vermont and the Broncos-Packers game in Denver. With the slopes in her hometown of Vail not open — 57 degrees Fahrenheit (13.8 Celsius) there Tuesday — …

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