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Switzerland's Gut wins super-G for 4th win of World Cup season; Vonn 5th, 'ready for Sochi'

12/08/2013 04:04 EST | Updated 02/07/2014 05:59 EST
LAKE LOUISE, Alta. - Lara Gut of Switzerland won a super-G on Sunday by three-hundredths of a second for her fourth victory of a World Cup season that is only eight races old.

She's won two super-Gs, one downhill and one slalom.

Gut finished in 1 minute, 22.86 seconds to edge Tina Weirather of Liechtenstein, while Anna Fenninger of Austria was third in 1:23.19. Wierather and Fenninger also finished 2-3 in Saturday's downhill.

Olympic downhill champion Lindsey Vonn was fifth Sunday in 1:23.71, showing more progress in her comeback from major knee surgery after coming 40th on Friday, then 11th on Saturday. Another American, Leanne Smith, was sixth in the super-G.

Maria Hoefl-Riesch of Germany, who won both Lake Louise downhills, was 19th Sunday.

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