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Skilegende Vonn takes world cup bronze in downhill in last match of career

Lindsey Vonn has her last race graced with the bronze in the downhill at the world CHAMPIONSHIPS of skiing. The Us had Sunday in the Swedish Are only Ilka Stuhec from Slovenia and the Swiss Corinne Suter for;.

The 34-year-old Vonn, who already as the third started, gave 0,49 seconds on Stuhec. Suter came with a lag of 0.23 seconds, the closest in the neighborhood of the winner.

At the previous world cup took Vonn two years ago, also the bronze in the downhill. For Stuhec is her second world title in her career. In 2017 she demanded also the gold on the descent.

Last Tuesday ran the second to last race of Vonn out with a huge disappointment. On the super-G she came in the beginning of her race, fell after her ski remained hooks behind a gate.

The double world champion was running in that crash, no serious injuries, allowing them to Sunday ‘just’ could start on the descent.

Vonn has eight world CHAMPIONSHIP medals on the hall of fame are

Vonn made last week that after the world cup, a point behind her career move. The olympic champion of 2010 on the descent, initially in december, wanted to stop, feels physically no longer able to top-level sport to business.

In her career did Vonn four times at the Olympic Games. They won in 2010 in Vancouver gold in the downhill and bronze in the super-G, after which they in the Play last year in Pyeongchang bronze medal on the downhill.

In 2009, captured Vonn her two world championship titles (downhill and super-G). She also has three silver (downhill and super-G in 2007 and descent in 2011) and two bronze world CHAMPIONSHIP medals (2015 super-G, 2017 descent) on its hall of fame.

Also posted Vonn in a total of 82 wereldbekerzeges. Thus she remained only four victories away from the legendary Swedish record holder Ingemar Stenmark.

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