Duncan, Smith win skicross World Cups
SAN CANDIDO, Italy (AP) — David Duncan of Canada claimed his first World Cup victory on Saturday, while world champion Fanny Smith took the overall lead of the skicross standings with her first win of the season.
Duncan’s teammate Brady Leman was third, behind Alex Fiva of Switzerland. Armin Niederer was fourth and maintained his lead in the skicross standings.
Switzerland’s Smith crossed the line ahead of Canada’s Kelsey Serwa for her sixth World Cup success and moved ahead of Marielle Thompson in the standings. Anna Holmlund of Sweden was third.
Smith was second in the opening event in Nakiska, Canada, and was seventh last week in Val Thorens, France.