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American teen Mikaela Shiffrin defends slalom title

...to work so hard."In a tight race for the overall World Cup title, Maria Hoefl-Riesch, of Germany, retook the standings...victory also puts Ligety back in contention for the World Cup title in the discipline. He reduced his deficit to leader...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-03-08/american-teen-mikael
Even if Brazil wins World Cup, some feel it has already lost

...We missed an opportunity to show the world what we can do in this country," said Parreira, who led Brazil to the World Cup title in 1994 and is an assistant this year to coach Felipe Scolari. "We know the World Cup is about stadiums, but it's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-03-15/even-if-brazil-wins-
Lizzy Yarnold wins Britain's 1st gold of Sochi Games; Noelle Pikus-Pace gets skeleton silver for US

...race officials said the American used too much tape on her sled.That decision played a huge role in deciding the World Cup title. From there, Pikus-Pace set her sights on closing out her career with an Olympic medal ? which is really the only...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2014-02-14/lizzy-yarnold-wins-brita
German skier solidifies her status after another Alpine gold medal

...in the super-combined and slalom. She also is a five-time world championship medalist, won the 2011 overall World Cup title and leads the current standings."She won everything," said Hans Pum, Austria's Alpine director. "She's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2014-02-10/german-skier-solidifies-
Overtime

...sweep of the podium for Slovenia.Damjan had jumps of 138 and 134 meters for a total of 255 points to claim his first World Cup title of the season.Peter Prevc, who leads the overall World Cup standings, was second with 254.4 points after jumps...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2014-01-26/overtime
Header lifts Spain into final

...Wednesday. "We should have scored more goals, but one from Puyol has put us in the final."Spain will play for the World Cup title for the very first time, thanks to Puyol's goal on that powerful header in the second half. The game was a repeat...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2010-07-08/header-lifts-spain-f
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Miller wins second men's slalom event

ADELBODEN, Switzerland -- If he had to choose, Bode Miller would take a World Cup title over an Olympic medal. At the rate he's going, he might end up with both. The 24-year-old skier from Franconia, N.H...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/01/07/oth_331681.shtml
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Spain wins first World Cup

...everything from jerseys to jumpsuits to clown gear to pajamas, it was yet another disappointment.Even with their first World Cup title tantalizingly within reach, they failed in the final for the third time. This one might have been the most bitter...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2010-07-11/spain-wins-first-world-cup
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Chinese leaders welcome World Cup team

...drums, crashed cymbals and sang the Chinese national anthem outside Beijing airport. The Chinese lost the Women's World Cup title on Saturday at the Rose Bowl, beaten 5-4 on penalty kicks by the United States. "You didn't disappoint the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/07/14/oth_265621.shtml
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Something for everyone on PGA Tour, LPGA Tour as golf celebrates a banner year

...Australian PGA Championship and the Australian Masters, and then teamed with Jason Day to give Australia its first World Cup title in 24 years. He was poised to capture Australia's Triple Crown until Rory McIlroy beat him on the last hole...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2013-12-10/something-everyone-pga-tour-