01/18/2015 10:25 EST | Updated 03/20/2015 05:59 EDT

Freestyle world championships: Justine Dufour-Lapointe wins gold

Canada’s Justine Dufour-Lapointe captured her first single moguls gold at the 2015 freestyle world championships, while Mikael Kingsbury took silver on the men’s side Sunday in Kreischberg, Austria.

Dufour-Lapointe, the 2014 Olympic champion, beat American rival Hannah Kearney, and bronze medallist Britteny Cox of Britain.

Kingsbury, who took silver at the Olympics in Sochi, failed in his attempt to repeat as world moguls champion. He finished second behind France’s Anthony Benna. Russian Alexander Smyshlyaev earned bronze.