Khoroshilov (RUS) on the podium for the first time in Åre
Aleksander Khoroshilov (RUS) only narrowly missed out on the major sensation at the men's World Cup Slalom in Åre on Sunday. After an impressive second run the Fischer athlete was beaten only by a narrow margin by the two outstanding racers Marcel Hirscher (AUT) and Felix Neureuther (GER), leaving him in third place but with the first World Cup podium of his career.
Sensational Steven Nyman clinches third place in Beaver Creek
US racer Steven Nyman secured the first podium finish for Fischer's men's team on Friday in what is still the early phase of the World Cup season. The 32-year-old put in an absolutely convincing performance in the classic Downhill race in Beaver Creek.
Nicole Hosp (AUT) clinches first victory of the season for Fischer Race Family.
Niki Hosp celebrated her first Alpine World Cup victory this season on Sunday. The Tyrolean racer, who was only in seventh place after the first run, won the Slalom in Aspen 0.19 seconds ahead of Sweden's Frida Hansdotter. Third place went to fellow Austrian Kathrin Zettel (+0.95 seconds) who leads the overall World Cup ranking.