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Maze, Gisin wind up with only Olympic Alpine tie for 1st place

...Cup giant slalom.And get this: The first of Gisin's three World Cup victories came via a tie with Swedish star Anja Paerson in 2009. That was the last time first place was shared in a top-level women's downhill.According to Peter Huerzeler...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2014-02-12/maze-gisin-wind-only-oly
Injury bug bites many Olympic skiing hopefuls

...run. Edith Miklos, a Romanian, was airlifted away by helicopter with a knee injury. Five-time Olympic medalist Anja Paerson of Sweden lost control on the last jump, landed on her back and slid across the finish line.Another racer falling...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2014-01-25/injury-bug-bites-many-ol
NBA veteran Jason Collins comes out in first for major league

...revealed he was gay in 1994, a year before announcing he was also HIV-positive. Former Olympic skiing gold medalist Anja Paerson of Sweden announced last year, after retiring, that she was in a long-term relationship with a woman.White House...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nba/2013-04-29/nba-veteran-jason-collins-com
Austrian captures elusive gold

...dominant run through windy, gloomy conditions in the Italian Alps. Martina Schild, of Switzerland, won the silver and Anja Paerson, of Sweden, the bronze. American Lindsey Kildow, skiing 48 hours after a horrific crash in a training run put her...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/02/16/oly_57096.shtml
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Vonn gets another victory in super-G

...and the first woman to do so since 1997. Vonn went down the Krummholz course in 1 minute, 26.69 seconds to beat Anja Paerson of Sweden by 0.53 seconds. Vonn's 28th World Cup win moved her past Phil Mahre into second on the career victory...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2010/01/11/oth_562722.shtml
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Schoenfelder wins slalom title; Paerson takes giant slalom

...Austria won the slalom title at the World Cup Finals on Sunday ahead of beleaguered Kalle Palander of Finland. Sweden's Anja Paerson, the newly crowned overall women's winner, captured the final giant slalom. Schoenfelder finished second Sunday...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/03/15/oth_408863.shtml
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Austria's Hosp wins her first slalom

...combined time of 1 minute, 37.97 seconds on the steep Canalone Miramonti course, 0.29 seconds ahead of Sweden's Anja Paerson, who won Tuesday's race. Marlies Schild, another Austrian, was 0.53 seconds back in third place. "I heard...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/12/18/oth_392948.shtml
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Overtime

...back on top of World Cup In Aspen, Colo., the natural order has been restored to the women's World Cup circuit. Anja Paerson is back on top. The Swedish great earned her 27th World Cup triumph, storming back from more than a second behind...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/12/12/oth_31816.shtml
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American makes rare run at overall title

...Marchand-Arvier of France finished a career-best third, 0.60 seconds behind. Two-time World Cup overall champion Anja Paerson of Sweden was fifth. Goetschl now has five downhill and five super-G victories for a record 10 wins at Cortina...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/01/21/oth_113390.shtml
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Switzerland's Cuche dominates downhill

...possibly pushed back to Monday.The final training session Friday was canceled because of weather. Swedish standout Anja Paerson led the opening training session on Thursday ahead of Tina Maze, of Slovenia, and Olympic champion Lindsey Vonn...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2011-01-29/switzerlands-cuche-d
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