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Kranjska Gora: Hirscher Dethrones Ligety

Kranjska Gora, 30 January - Austria's Marcel Hirscher dethroned Ted Ligety as the king of the Podkoren hill in Saturday's World Cup giant slalom meet in Kranjska Gora.

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Marcel Hirscher of Austria celebrates his win in the giant slalom with second-placed Kjetil Jansrud of Norway (left) and third-placed Ted Ligety of the US (right).
Photo: Matej Leskovsek/STA

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Marcel Hirscher of Austria celebrates his win in the giant slalom with second-placed Kjetil Jansrud of Norway (left) and third-placed Ted Ligety of the US (right).
Photo: Matej Leskovsek/STA

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Marcel Hirscher of Austria celebrates his win in the giant slalom with second-placed Kjetil Jansrud of Norway (left) and third-placed Ted Ligety of the US (right).
Photo: Matej Leskovsek/STA

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Kjetil Jansrud of Norway on the way to second place in Saturday's giant slalom.
Photo: Matej Leskovsek/STA

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Kjetil Jansrud of Norway on the way to second place in Saturday's giant slalom.
Photo: Matej Leskovsek/STA

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Marcel Hirscher of Austria was the fastest down the Kranjska Gora giant slalom piste on Saturday.
Photo: Matej Leskovsek/STA

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Marcel Hirscher of Austria was the fastest down the Kranjska Gora giant slalom piste on Saturday.
Photo: Matej Leskovsek/STA

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Marcel Hirscher of Austria was the fastest down the Kranjska Gora giant slalom piste on Saturday.
Photo: Matej Leskovsek/STA

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Marcel Hirscher of Austria was the fastest down the Kranjska Gora giant slalom piste on Saturday.
Photo: Matej Leskovsek/STA

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American Ted Ligety had to settle for third on Saturday after three straight wins in Kranjska Gora giant slaloms.
Photo: Matej Leskovsek/STA

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American Ted Ligety had to settle for third on Saturday after three straight wins in Kranjska Gora giant slaloms.
Photo: Matej Leskovsek/STA

Kranjska Gora
American Ted Ligety had to settle for third on Saturday after three straight wins in Kranjska Gora giant slaloms.
Photo: Matej Leskovsek/STA

Kranjska Gora
American Ted Ligety had to settle for third on Saturday after three straight wins in Kranjska Gora giant slaloms.
Photo: Matej Leskovsek/STA

Kranjska Gora
American Ted Ligety had to settle for third on Saturday after three straight wins in Kranjska Gora giant slaloms.
Photo: Matej Leskovsek/STA

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