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Dominique Maltais clinches World Cup snowboard cross title

03/11/2014 01:34 EDT | Updated 05/11/2014 05:59 EDT
Canada’s Dominique Maltais secured the World Cup snowboard cross overall title Tuesday after winning an event in Veysonnaz, Switzerland.

The Petite-Rivière-Saint-François, Que. native, who recently won a silver medal at the Sochi Olympics last month, collected her fourth straight overall title and fifth for her career.

The 33-year-old veteran also won her 13th career World Cup event.

Eva Samkova of the Czech Republic finished second, while American Lindsey Jacobellis placed third.

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